Voluntary carers invited to FREE meal for seakr’s Big Lunch!


We are inviting hardworking voluntary carers in the community along to a free ‘Big Lunch’ meal on 15th June. In support of Carers Week and the Big Lunch 2017, we want to give something back to individ...


Voluntary carers invited to a FREE pamper day during Carers Week

Free massage

In partnership with Eldercare, we are inviting voluntary carers to enjoy a free pampering session at a friendly open day on 16th June, as part of Carers Week 2017.   Seakr and Eldercare are hosti...


seakr carers become Dementia Friends

dementia friends

Our seakr carers are celebrating becoming Dementia Friends after undertaking a workshop during Dementia Awareness Week. We pledged to support the national campaign, organised by Alzheimer’s Society, a...


What type of care is best?

What type of care is best?

  It could be down to a diagnosed health condition, increasing confusion or limited mobility, whatever the motivation for looking for additional support at home for your loved one, it is a big de...


Unite against dementia awareness

Dementia awareness Friends Session

Dementia Friends Session Dementia Awareness Week (14-20 May), organised by the Alzheimer’s Society, aims to encourage everyone to unite against dementia. Dementia is the word used to describe a set of...


Survive or thrive – Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

As Mental Health Awareness Week commences (8 – 14 May), the Mental Health Foundation is aiming to look at mental health from a new angle. Instead of asking why so many individuals are living with ment...


seakr carers celebrate living wage commitment

Living Wage accreditation

Living Wage accreditation Our team of seakr carers are celebrating after seakr was recently accredited as a Living Wage employer. The new Living Wage commitment will ensure all of our seakr carers are...


seakr welcomes Spring Budget announcement for social care


We were pleased to hear the government’s announcement that additional grant funding of £2bn would be allocated to social care over the next three years. With so many cuts to social care funding over t...


Maintaining good nutrition and hydration at home


The media is awash with advice columns reinforcing how important it is to stay fit and healthy, which foods are good for us and which are not, but we realise that eating well and drinking plenty of fl...