Blog

Read our blog posts below to find out more about brighterkind, discover what’s going on at our care homes, and read our expert care home advice for residents and relatives.

World kindness day
9 January 2019
What to do on National Random Acts of Kindness Day This day has really grown in popularity with the aim to encourage acts of kindness. So why not...read more
World read aloud day
8 January 2019
Things to do on World Read Aloud Day  There is a knack to telling a story and all of us have a story or two to tell, whether we’re aged 8 or 80....read more
Big Garden Birdwatch
4 December 2018
Are you ready to take part in the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch in January? With binoculars at the ready and bird feeders filled, brighterkind care homes...read more
Kite flying and making
4 December 2018
It's International Kite Day in January This great tradition came from Gujarat in India where the kite festival is called Uttararyan in Hindi. A...read more
1 November 2018
At brighterkind care homes, it isn’t just our responsibility to look after our residents, but it’s also vital to take care of our team members too....read more
24 October 2018
Being a carer can be hard work and you might need to take a break, whilst someone else takes care of your loved one.  Respite is a short break away...read more