Monthly Archives: February 2011

Video – How “Assistive Technology” can help retain independence at Home

To view the video about the use of “Assistive Technology”, click on the link below: http://www.scie.org.uk/socialcaretv/video-player.asp?guid=9be2764a-d81e-4c5f-8a83-b15eeedffa7e

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Video: Personalisation for older people living at home

To view the video “Personalisation for older people living at home” click on the link below: http://www.scie.org.uk/socialcaretv/video-player.asp?guid=957c57f1-8e4a-4651-a9c1-8efe43c3c514

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Video – Personalisation for someone with a physical disability

To view the video “Personalisation for someone with a physical disability” click on the link below: http://www.scie.org.uk/socialcaretv/video-player.asp?guid=91834b9d-26ef-44ba-9055-c9720606edf9

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Video -What is Personalisation ?

 To view the video “What is Personalisation?”, click on the link below: http://www.scie.org.uk/socialcaretv/video-player.asp?guid=edff5119-2c47-4f20-b212-ed55b7a384a6

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24 Hour HomeCarers Wanted

Kentish Homecare – Staff Newsletter Issue 30 We are currently recruiting 24 hour / Live-in care workers and need caring, compassionate, flexible and reliable individuals to work with adults living in their own homes across The London Borough of Bromley. Live-in … Continue reading

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Helpful Factsheets

Helpful Factsheets (courtesy of AgeUK website) Help at home   Care at home (PDF 759 KB) – info guide Disability Living Allowance (PDF 231 KB) – factsheet Finding help at home (PDF, 246 KB) – factsheet Help with heating costs … Continue reading

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The A-Z Guide To Benefits

The “A-Z guide to benefits” below provides a comprehensive guide to all the benefits affecting children and families. Updated regularly by a welfare rights expert, this article contains helpful information about who can claim each benefit and how to go … Continue reading

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Crime Levels In Your Street

The government have this week launched a brand new website called “Police.UK” where you can search for details of crime levels in any street within England & Wales including your own. You simply enter your postcode, town, village or street into the … Continue reading

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Quiz

Kentish Homecare – Staff Newsletter Issue 30 Once a month we will provide a Quiz to refresh your knowledge on a particular subject. This month, the quiz is all about the safeguarding of our service users. The quiz answers will … Continue reading

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Understanding Benefits – A Guide To “Attendance Allowance”

Attendance Allowance Attendance Allowance is a tax-free benefit for people aged 65 or over who need someone to help look after them because they are physically or mentally disabled. Who can get Attendance Allowance? You may get Attendance Allowance if: … Continue reading

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