What We Are Up To...

Providing the Latest in News From Across Our Care Homes

Latest Avery Stories

  • Garden Pod Featured
    Company News

    More ‘Garden Pods’ for Outdoor Family Visits

    In another step by Avery Healthcare to help relative visiting during the pandemic, the Group has invested in more outdoor garden ‘visitor pods’ to be installed at a rate of three care homes per week to complete the portfolio. The pods, installed by Wild Environments, are a garden room specifically designed to facilitate safe face-to-face…

    Read More
  • Tablet on Wheels Featured
    Company News

    Avery Invest in Interactive Tablets on Wheels

    Avery is delighted to share that several homes have recently invested in ‘Tablets on Wheels’ technology for residents to use whilst physical visits are temporarily halted. The interactive touchscreen – with an all-electric hi-lo trolley and electric tilt – offers a multitude of benefits for Avery residents. Such as creating new communication opportunities, breaking down…

    Read More
  • Michael Redman Swim22 Featured
    Company News

    Michael Plunges into Swim22 Challenge

    Avery Healthcare Quality Development Manager, Michael Redman has raised over £750 by completing the Swim22 Diabetes UK Challenge. The keen swimmer, who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 2009, began the challenge earlier this year when the original completion period was between February 22nd – May 22nd. The Swim22 Challenge allowed participants to do…

    Read More
  • Avery-internal-visits-now-open
    Company News

    Avery National Lockdown Update

    We are now in the new national lockdown that is due to last until at least midnight on Wednesday 2nd December 2020; and as such we are adapting our visiting protocols. It is pleasing to see that the Government is finally recognising the impact the lack of visiting may have on our residents and has…

    Read More
  • Avery Talk
    Company News

    Avery Talk Newsletter November Issue

    Welcome to the November edition of Avery Talk, our monthly round-up of all the latest goings-on at Avery. We have so much to share this month, from Harvest Festival celebrations and all the colour and fun it brings to residents recognising World Mental Health Day with the continued focus of mental health in what is…

    Read More
  • Jo Crossland Featured Image
    Company News

    Jo Crossland ‘Supporting People with Dementia’ Webinar

    In support of The Care Workers’ Charity during Professional Care Workers Week, Jo Crossland, Avery Healthcare’s Head of Dementia Care, held a webinar on supporting residents with dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic. Professional Care Workers Week, which ran over the start of September, sought to bring light to the outstanding work carried out by social…

    Read More
  • HI Awards Featured Image
    Company News

    Avery Healthcare Wins Coveted Health Investors Award 2020

    Avery Healthcare is thrilled to announce they have taken home the Residential Care Provider of the Year award at the Health Investors Awards 2020, which took place on 15th October. Each year, the Health Investors Awards seeks to recognise organisations that have made an exceptional contribution to the healthcare industry, and it comes as no surprise that…

    Read More
  • Seagrave House PPE Featured Image
    Company News

    Getting Our Residents Out & About Again

    During the pandemic, Avery has worked hard to keep its residents in contact with their families via Skype and social media, then garden visits, and now inside visits. As the restrictions have eased they are now taking the residents out on trips in their minibuses again, and in all of these steps, they have strictly…

    Read More