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Activities Within Shaw Care Homes

Activities Within Shaw Care Homes

Taking part in activities promote a strong sense of wellbeing in an individual and can help stimulate parts of the brain that are affected by dementia and other mental health conditions. Our activity schedules within our care homes aim to both physically and mentally stimulate individuals. They encourage therapeutic enjoyment and allow for opportunities to be social. Mental activities such…read more →

Wellness at Shaw Healthcare

Wellness at Shaw Healthcare

We strongly believe in three key core values that truly represent the brand as a whole, and as a leading care provider, wellness is one of the key values that are reflected here at Shaw healthcare. We believe that our core values should be strongly reflected for both our customers and employees. Wellness (definition): 1. the sound mental and physical…read more →

Sparrowfields Specialist Care Home

Sparrowfields Specialist Care Home

Sparrowfields is a specialist care home located in Weoley Castle, Birmingham. Officially opened in 2002, Sparrowfields is registered to provide residential care for up to six residents who have complex needs and learning disabilities. The home aims to provide the highest standard of care and support in a homely and comforting environment. The home itself consists of a ground floor…read more →

Dementia Village Designed in Netherlands

Dementia Village Designed in Netherlands

As the average age for life expectancy increases, more and more people are being diagnosed with dementia, which is why in the small town of Weesp, Holland, De Hogeweyk- otherwise known as Dementia Village- thrives and sets a brilliant model for dementia patients and carers all over the world. To the average person, Hogeweyk seems like a fortress, closed to…read more →

St John’s Nursing Dementia Home

Situated within an easy walking distance of Droitwich town centre, its local amenities and public services, St John’s nursing home aims to provide the highest standard of care and support to the elderly. St John’s nursing home is a part listed building situated in a residential conservation area. The home has been recently extended and refurbished to a very high,…read more →

Kindness at Shaw Healthcare

Being kind towards others is something we’re taught at an early age, so here at Shaw healthcare we believe the meaning of kindness should be strongly reflected in both our care and support services. Kindness (definition): 1. the quality of being friendly, generous and considerate 2. to act with sympathy, empathy and compassion Here at Shaw, our three core values…read more →

Woodside Resource Centre

Woodside Resource Centre

Purposefully built and opened in 1983, Woodside Resource Centre has been operating as a Day Care Centre since December 2006. Located in Ross-on-Wye, Woodside provides fifteen care places seven days a week. Emphasis on re-ablement of the individual is a key factor of the centre, as well as encouraging people to regain some of the skills they may have lost…read more →

Happiness at Shaw Healthcare

Happiness at Shaw Healthcare

Each brand should always have core values which they strongly believe in and that reflects both their customers and employees. Here at Shaw healthcare, we do exactly that. Happiness is one of our core values. Happiness (definition) 1. the quality or state of being happy 2. pleasure; joy; satisfaction; contentment Happiness is the emotion we always strive to experience. It…read more →

Shaw Healthcare’s History

Shaw Healthcare’s History

Here at Shaw healthcare, we’re proud to be one of the UK’s largest leading healthcare providers in the UK. For over 30 years, we have been dedicated to providing a spectrum of healthcare services, from comprehensive care packages to low level support in the community for the elderly and adults with physical, sensory or mental health support requirements. February 1986…read more →

Music Therapy Keeps The Mind Active

Music Therapy Keeps The Mind Active

The sense of hearing is something we all take for granted. It guides us through the tasks of everyday life and can even contribute to helping those affected by dementia by helping keep the mind active and alert. According to recent reports, music lives in parts of the mind that isn’t as easily affected by dementia than other parts of…read more →