07/04/2017
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National Dementia Care Awards

National Dementia Care Awards   The Journal of Dementia Care is pleased to announce that the National Dementia Care Awards are now open! The Awards are completely free to enter and designed to praise the very […]
07/04/2017
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Top tips for keeping older people in care settings hydrated

Top tips for keeping older people in care settings hydrated   Position drinks so that they are in sight and easily in reach. Only offer small water jugs that are […]
06/04/2017
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Great British Care Awards

Great British Care Awards NAPA Chair of Trustees, Steve Reynolds attended the Great British Care Awardsnational final on Friday 31st at the ICC Birmingham to present the award for the […]
10/01/2017
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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 […]
01/12/2016
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Care Home Choir Buddies- Connecting with Communities

NAPA Comic Relief Choir Project Report Project Aim: To encourage mutually respectful and caring relationships between residents and care staff by sharing a common interest in singing and choral singing […]
06/10/2016
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My Home Life & NAPA Developing The FaNs Vision

My Home Life & NAPA Developing The FaNs Vision …. local neighbours don’t think twice about offering to pop in to care homes to help out; where children laugh, listen and learn […]
06/06/2016
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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
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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, […]