Residents at the newly-opened Springbank care home in Silsden, West Yorkshire, recently enjoyed a visit this week from members of the team at Deliver Net, who are completing a cycling challenge for charity.Members of ‘Team Deliver Net’ are attempting to cycle 300 miles to raise vital funds for Alzheimer’s Research UK and are clocking up the miles on road bikes and static exercise bikes.‘Pedalling a good cause’Deliver Net interior designer and cycling team member, Julie Cawood, “This is a cause we’re all really passionate about, not least because many ofSEE DETAILS <span class="mo...
The Deliver Net team is donning the lycra and attempting a mammoth 300mile cycle ride to raise much-needed funds for Alzheimer’s Research UK. ‘Team Deliver Net’ is aiming to complete the challenge by the end of January and will be covering the miles on road bikes or static exercise bikes, very kindly provided by Grand Fitness Skipton. Sadly, dementia care is woefully under-funded and our understanding of the condition, and its treatment, barely scratches the surface. The reality is the one in three of us will go on to developSEE DETAILS
URGENT APPEAL: Please donate as much as food and daily living essentials as you can to your nearest food bank. We, here at #DeliverNet, have donated essentials to the Skipton Food Bank at the Skipton Baptist Church. Anything you can donate will go a long way, it means a great deal for families who are struggling to make ends meet. The demand for essentials is a lot greater at this time of year, please help them to help others.You can drop items off at several locations in the local area as highlighted in the video.#foodbank #food #elderly #homeless #debts #care #carehome #charity
The Deliver Net team once again exhibited at the Scottish Care Conference in Glasgow on 17th November at the Hilton hotel. With a fantastic list of speakers and workshops, it was no surprise to see a record attendance – with over 450 delegates and over 70 exhibitors. Our two stands, focussing on our dementia care and activities range, along with our hugely popular interior design service, were extremely busy. The event offered a great opportunity to catch up with some of our Scotland-based customers, as well as meeting new ones.SEE DETAILS
What is Diabetes Diabetes is a health condition that occurs when there is a high level of glucose in the blood because the body has not been able to use it properly. If untreated, it can cause some very serious health issues.Over 371 million people right across the globe are suffering from diabetes, and 187 million are unaware they have the condition. 11.9 million people in the UK are at an increased risk of developing diabetes.Care Home Residents with DiabetesIn care homes, diabetes presents an increasing health and economic challenge.SEE DETAILS