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Welcome to the bright life July 2019 for Houndswood House

Welcome to the bright life July 2019, a special edition for Houndswood House in Radlett near St Albans

This is the bright life, a new magazine created for anyone considering residential care, who shares a passion for making the most of life as they get older.

You will find an introduction to Houndswood House Care Home in Radlett, and brighterkind, one of the best and most innovative residential care home companies in the UK, plus a whole host of articles and ideas that will be of interest to anyone who is considering their care requirements either now or in the future. 

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Love Every Day at Houndswood House and brighterkind

Creating home sweet home for residents and their families


Food Glorious Food

A taste of the brighterkind dining experience


brighterkind Care

We explore the different types of care and some of the terminology used to describe healthcare needs


Care At Home vs Care In A Care Home

Considerations when you need a little extra support. We look at the pros and cons of living at home vs moving into a care home. 


Keep Making Memories

Living life to the full regardless of age. We look at brighterkind's Magic Moments Club and the range of activities that help residents to love every day.


Close Your Eyes And Make A Wish

Everyone has that one thing they've always dreamed about doing and who said dreams can't come true?


Book Club

Richard and Judy have selected six cracking reads for their latest book club, exclusive to WHSmith.  

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A Few Miles On The Clock?

Hints and tips for the older body with particular focus on hips and knees.


Focus On Eye Care

Seeing the difference with Visioncall


The Future's Uncertain. Your Care Needn't Be.

We talk to Symponia, a company specialising in bringing real peace of mind to the funding of private care fees. 


Passionate And Committed Team

How a care team can create exceptional service by going above and beyond to deliver the little extra things that make all the difference. 


A Breath Of Fresh Air

The joy of gardens and getting outside.


Solid Gold Oldies

We celebrate the remarkable energy and talent of three legendary pensioners


Top 10 Anti-Ageing Foods

We pick out the foods that can really help you age gracefully


Brain Workout

Crossword and Suduko


Tips for Choosing a Care Home

Finding the right care for yourself or a relative is often confusing. We have a handy guide.

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