13/12/2018

Reflections on 20 years working in Activity Provision

Rewriting our Induction Guide recently gave me the chance to review what’s changed in the 20 years since NAPA was registered as a charity. It is a mixed bag. In […]
13/12/2018

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year

Thank you for supporting us through our 20th year celebrations. You have helped us to achieve so much. We have 2,811* members who support more than 56,000** residents to enjoy […]
06/02/2018

NAPA Press Release

All three top rated Nursing Care Home groups are NAPA Corporate Members along with seven of the Top Fifteen care home groups. The latest report from CQC details the best […]
08/08/2017

Youngsters and older people are the best cocktail

Youngsters and older people are the best cocktail We should all take our hats off to St Monica Trust and Bath University for the way they brought to life, on […]
10/01/2017

The value of a front door key

The value of a front door key I was fortunate last week to spend a few hours with a resident living in a housing with care complex. The scheme covered […]
06/06/2016

Can we find another word for Activity?

Can we find another word for Activity? NAPA has debated, discussed and deliberated this question for many years. It forms part of our charities’ name so should be dear to […]
25/05/2016

Sudden Death and Activity Provision – What’s the link?

Sudden Death and Activity Provision What’s the link? Life, love and laughter right to the very end. This unique report compares the training and development of Activity Providers in Australia, […]
24/05/2016

Activity Providers – Skills and Talents

Activity Providers – Skills and Talents Would you employ a chef without training or qualifications? Probably not. You are likely to expect a chef to know how to prepare meals, […]