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Partners in Care: supporting care home visiting

Partners in Care: supporting care home visiting

Jenny and I have been working with the National Care Forum and other organisations to raise awareness of the importance of the Essential Care Giver. We were asked to contribute to a blog which is now on the DHSC website. Unfortunately, our comments have been edited...

Letters to the CEO’s of the large Care Home Groups

Letters to the CEO’s of the large Care Home Groups

WE have written to many of the larger Care Home Groups to ask their CEO's why they are NOT complying to the latest Government Guidelines, with reference to Essential Care Givers, Nominated Visitors, and Blanket policies on visiting. Below is the letter we wrote to...

Campaign update – Tuesday 24th March 2021

Campaign update – Tuesday 24th March 2021

In addition to the huge amount of media work and campaigning for a change in the law and for the guidelines to be made mandatory. Rights For Residents are in constant talks and meetings with other Organisations, Groups, Care Home Managers, Politicians and others to...

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16/09/21 – Demonstration and Petition Delivery Day  –  A Picture speaks a thousand words …………………….

16/09/21 – Demonstration and Petition Delivery Day – A Picture speaks a thousand words …………………….

Demonstration and Petition day 16/09/21 –   a huge Thank you, to all who took part

Demonstration and Petition day 16/09/21 – a huge Thank you, to all who took part

Demo Day – 16/09/21 – “so many powerful words”

Demo Day – 16/09/21 – “so many powerful words”

Important practical Information for those attending the RFR Protest on Thursday 16th September

Important practical Information for those attending the RFR Protest on Thursday 16th September

Calling All Members – including those with ECG to write to your MP

Calling All Members – including those with ECG to write to your MP

“Gloria’s Law”

“Gloria’s Law”

Meeting with Martin Green – CEO Care England, culminating in a letter to CQC

Meeting with Martin Green – CEO Care England, culminating in a letter to CQC

Rights for Residents Protest and Petition Delivery – Thursday 16th September 2021

Rights for Residents Protest and Petition Delivery – Thursday 16th September 2021

Martin Green CEO Care England – agrees to encourage Care Homes to acknowledge Essential Care Givers on their websites

Martin Green CEO Care England – agrees to encourage Care Homes to acknowledge Essential Care Givers on their websites

Just look at the headlines Jenny and Diane have created over the last 10 months

Just look at the headlines Jenny and Diane have created over the last 10 months

Care Quality Commission publishes data showing death notifications involving COVID-19 received from individual care homes

Care Quality Commission publishes data showing death notifications involving COVID-19 received from individual care homes

Survey Results – Regarding visiting rights in Care Homes and Residential Homes. – May 2021

Survey Results – Regarding visiting rights in Care Homes and Residential Homes. – May 2021

MPs want care home guidance ‘underpinned’ by law and tell CQC to ‘get a grip’ and get visit data

MPs want care home guidance ‘underpinned’ by law and tell CQC to ‘get a grip’ and get visit data

Change the law now to ensure end to blanket bans on care home visits, urges Joint Committee on Human Rights

Change the law now to ensure end to blanket bans on care home visits, urges Joint Committee on Human Rights

The Incredible 6 delivering our Petition – see it all in pictures

The Incredible 6 delivering our Petition – see it all in pictures

Joint Parliamentary Committee for Human Rights – Draft Emergency Legislation

Joint Parliamentary Committee for Human Rights – Draft Emergency Legislation

Evidence to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights  -14/04/2021

Evidence to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights -14/04/2021

Calling all families with a loved one living in a BARCHESTER HOME:  WE NEED YOU !!!

Calling all families with a loved one living in a BARCHESTER HOME: WE NEED YOU !!!

Partners in Care: supporting care home visiting

Partners in Care: supporting care home visiting

Letters to the CEO’s of the large Care Home Groups

Letters to the CEO’s of the large Care Home Groups

Campaign update – Tuesday 24th March 2021

Campaign update – Tuesday 24th March 2021

Meeting (23/3/21) with Colin Penning – Public Voice & Partnerships – National Stakeholder Lead for the CQC

Meeting (23/3/21) with Colin Penning – Public Voice & Partnerships – National Stakeholder Lead for the CQC

Visit ban ‘is a breach of human rights’  Giles Sheldrick – Daily Express

Visit ban ‘is a breach of human rights’ Giles Sheldrick – Daily Express

Write To Your MP

Write To Your MP

It's simple to write to your Member of Parliament using our customisable MP template letter. DOWNLOAD TEMPLATE Remember when you download the Word Document, you will need to click on "enable editing" at the top of the page to personalise it. Need to find your MP...

“Gloria’s Law”

“Gloria’s Law”

"Gloria's Law" - what the Rights For Residents Protest is all about! The aim of the RFR protest at Downing Street on 16th September is to push for a change in the law that would guarantee every care home resident the right to nominate an Essential Care Giver /...

Help us end isolation for care home residentsSupport “Gloria’s Law”

As the Ambassador for Rights for Residents, West End performer Ruthie Henshall is campaigning for “Gloria’s Law”, in memory of her mother who passed away this year, after witnessing her decline from the other side of a care home window.

If passed this would ensure every resident has the legally enforced right to the support of an essential visitor, who could support them in all circumstances.

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