Walfinch, the national homecare provider, has appointed Julie Farrow as senior business development manager, to support its national network of franchisees as the group continues to pursue its ambitious growth plans. Julie joins the business with 25 years care experience and 15 years franchise experience in homecare, having previously worked as business development lead […]
Homecare franchise network Walfinch has been named as a finalist in the ‘Homecare’ category at the prestigious LaingBuisson Awards 2022, which celebrates excellence across the healthcare sector. The LaingBuisson Awards honours businesses that have set new quality standards in social care, clinical services and in associated advisory, property and financial roles. In its 17th year […]
A homecare franchise branch based in the centre of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, is celebrating after being rated as ‘good’ in its first official inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Inspectors visited Walfinch Mansfield and spent time speaking with care staff, those receiving care, relatives of service users and the registered manager, Tiffany Meachim. The branch […]
An injectable cure for inherited heart muscle conditions that can kill young people in the prime of their lives could be available within a few years, after an international team of researchers were announced as the winners of the British Heart Foundation’s Big Beat Challenge.
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searches around hay fever up 316% in the last seven days according to Google trend data 20% of UK population suffer with hay fever leading provider of anti-allergen air sanitiser shares tips on how to manage symptoms at work With hot weather sending pollen counts through the roof, alongside reports of highly potent ‘super pollen’ […]
It was sweet surprises for clients of Walfinch homecare clients – and for their carers over the Jubilee weekend. Kam Gill, Walfinch Oxford owner and care co-ordinator Sarah Stanbrook were out and about surprising members of their care team with Jubilee cakes, just before they went into clients’ homes, so they could have Jubilee teas […]
Kam Gill and her Walfinch care team believe in going the extra mile – even if it’s on a golf course. Kam, Managing Director of the Walfinch care service franchise in Oxford, and her care supervisor Danielle Young, recently organised a golf session for their client Brian Marlow, 92. “He’s often talked about how he […]
“Home care can play a big part in tackling mental health issues,” says Amrit Dhaliwal, chief executive of Walfinch, the home care provider with over 25 franchised UK offices. This year’s Mental Health Awareness Week [9-15 May] focusses on loneliness. The Mental Health Foundation says loneliness, which affects millions of people in the UK, is […]