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Upholding Dignity In Care: Dignity Action Day 2018

Today (1st February) marks Dignity Action Day 2018 (#DAD2018). Organised by Dignity in Care, Dignity Action Day is an annual opportunity for health and social care workers, and members of the public to uphold people's rights to dignity and provide a fun, memorable day for people who use care services. As Director of Stanfield Nursing…
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What Do We Mean By Person-Centered Care?

At our care home Worcester, you will often here us refer to something called person-centered care. It's an ethos we follow which informs our care practices. The Person-Centered Approach to care came from the work of the psychologist Dr. Carl Rogers. Originally an approach to psychotherapy and counselling, and one that at the time (1940s-1960s)…
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Sowing The Seeds Of Happiness In Our Care Home Worcester Garden

The gardens are a key space and part of daily life at Stanfield Nursing Home. Our care home Worcester gardens provides a space to relax and enjoy but is also a source of activity for our residents. When I had the house extended, I worked closely with an architect to create an enclosed courtyard that…
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Stanfield House: Our Worcester Care Home History

Owning and running an independent care home, which is also housed in a listed building, makes you responsible not only for the people who we care for here, but also the house too. Stanfield House is part of what makes our care home Worcester what it is today. Its Georgian features and beautiful character add…
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