Covid-19 and older people
News | By Leah Macaden | 24 Mar 2021
The Covid-19 crisis has had a disproportionate and devastating impact on care homes, including staff, residents and their families in the UK. Changes in care demands and...
Nicky Taylor (above) has been working to ensure that people living with dementia do not become isolated Churchill Fellows are taking action against Covid-19 in a multit...
News | By Lynette Robinson | 20 May 2020 |
For Mental Health Awareness Week mindfulness instructor Lynette Robinson (CF 2010) describes how she is supporting socially isolated older people with mindfulness...
News | By Kay Jodrell | 13 May 2020 |
Churchill Fellow Kay Jodrell works in a care home in Torquay and shares the challenges facing residents with dementia during lockdown.
News | By Rebecca Jarvis | 30 Apr 2020 |
The Covid-19 pandemic raises a new set of challenges for care home residents, their families and the staff that look after them. Care homes will need to rapidly adapt to...
News | By Kerry Rooney | 23 Apr 2020
As a result of the current lockdown, older people are experiencing isolation across the country and around the world. Having spent many years working closely with older...
News | By Kerry Rooney | 9 Apr 2020 |
As the lockdown enters its third week, Churchill Fellow Kerry Rooney has come up with an innovative solution to help older people who are finding isolation difficult....