Care Home Advice

What makes a good care home? How do you choose the right care home for you or your loved one? Read our blog posts below for our latest care home advice on these topics and more.

brighterkind and the Coronavirus outbreak
22 March 2020
Temporary restrictions on visits The welfare and safety of our residents and colleagues is always our priority. The recent outbreak of coronavirus...read more
looking for a short break
11 March 2020
How you and your family can benefit from a short respite care break Respite care is a short break in a care home, normally between one and two weeks...read more
Make sure you don't miss out on Attendance Allowance
9 September 2019
Sit down with a cuppa and make sure you're not missing out on Attendance Allowance Contents: - Am I eligible for Attendance Allowance? - Why might I...read more
Janet Davies from Symponia talks to brighterkind about the impact of Brexit on care home fees
14 March 2019
Whether you voted leave or remain don’t let the news prevent you from sorting out mum’s care and her associated fees. However you voted back in June...read more
What sort of care do I need from my care home?
18 July 2018
Are you unsure what sort of care you or a family member may need when considering a care home? This article will take you through the different types...read more
9 January 2017
Happy New Year to all and welcome back readers of our Newsletter this January! read more