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Help us with new research: The experiences of living in residential care

City, University of London want to find out about the experiences of living in residential care from the perspectives of older people and from those who care for them. We are supporting...
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‘Rebuilding Together’ – Insights into how care homes coped during the pandemic

On the third anniversary of the first COVID-19 lockdown (23rd March 2020), My Home Life England shares new insights from care homes about their experiences of the pandemic.
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The outcomes & impact of Intergenerational Linking: what our research project tells us about linking schools & care homes

We held a national webinar to share our findings from the project, as well as a link to our full research report and free resources. Care Home FaNs: Intergenerational Linking was a...
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Outputs and Resources from Care Home Friends and Neighbours: Intergenerational Linking

We are pleased to share a range of outputs and resources from the project, including our full research report and a practical guide to Intergenerational Linking for schools and care homes, as...
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MHL research briefings on the 8 best practice themes

The research briefings on the 8 My Home Life best practice themes have been updated! These research briefing papers are based on a review of the literature on quality of life in...
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Supporting shared decision making in care homes: A free guide

This guide on shared decision making was co-created by My Home Life England alongside an Expert Advisory Group of people working in a range of care homes. The guide contains Case studies,...
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Meet Dr Ali Somers – our new Research Fellow for Intergenerational Linking

Hello! I am thrilled to join Care Home Friends and Neighbours: Intergenerational Linking. “As someone who is passionate about all things intergenerational, I think this project presents a meaningful opportunity to spark...
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EMBED-Care: My Home Life England linked research

Professor Janet Anderson, Research Lead within the My Home Life England team, is working with other partners on a new research project that aims to develop new ways to improve end of...
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My Home Life programme leads to reduced NHS pressures

A wider impact of the My Home Life England Leadership and Professional Development programme is reduced pressures on the NHS. This is the conclusion of data recently gathered by NW London CCG...
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Best Practice in Care Environments: Interview with Julienne Meyer

Professor of Nursing at City, University of London and Executive Director of My Home Life England, Julienne Meyer is passionate about best practice in care environments. In this article Julienne speaks about...
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