03 Dec 2021
by The Homecare Association

Here are some of the good news stories and examples of innovation our members have been sharing about homecare on social media in the past few weeks. If you’d like to be featured in a future blog send in your good news stories and examples of innovation. If you would like to submit a story for consideration please get in contact

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Westmorland Homecare go the extra mile against Storm Arwen

Pic 2 - Dr Chris Moss, one of the directors of Westmorland Homecare, struggling with access due to one of the many fallen trees in South Lakeland.jpg

Careworkers at Westmorland Homecare didn't let Storm Arwen affect their care delivery this past weekend. 

One of the company’s careworker's was with an elderly housebound client at 10pm on Friday night. The lights were flickering in the storm and the lady, who did not have a torch, was frightened and growing distressed.

The staff member went home, found her own torch and returned in her own time to leave it with the client so she would not be in the dark if power was lost, which did eventually happen.

Another carerworker was working until 9pm in Ambleside but then could not get home because a tree had blocked the road. She decided to stay in a bed and breakfast in Ambleside so she could carry out her calls to clients on Saturday morning.

Daughter dresses as careworker on Heroes Day at Home Instead Swindon


Tea party for clients at Abbots Care


Special bond between client and careworker at Walfinch Oxfordshire


A trip to remember for client at Fosse Healthcare


Birthday celebration for client at Helping Hands Sutton Coldfield


Makeover treat for client at Carewatch Horsham & Crawley


Fun in the Sun at Pineshield


Breakfast check-in for client at Kingsway Care


"The clients we have here are out of this world," says Careworker at Caremark Warwick


Special bond between careworker and client at Right at Home Mid Sussex


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