How John's Campaign helped transform our care
Tuesday, November 13, 2018


Adam Purnell


  1. Local Care Provider Inspires Better Care
    01 Feb, 2019
    Local Care Provider Inspires Better Care
    Local Care Home and Community Support provider, Kepplegate Ltd based in Preesall Over Wyre, are working hard with other providers around the country to promote ‘Family Focused Approaches’ within care homes based on the “John’s Campaign’s” principle. This is that families of patients and residents should not only be allowed and encouraged, but they should be integral to the support and care that their loved one receives whilst in hospitals and care homes. Kepplegate heard about John’s campaign
  2. CARDS FOR KINDNESS - Helping Combat Loneliness
    03 Jan, 2019
    CARDS FOR KINDNESS - Helping Combat Loneliness
    When care homes throughout Lancashire were approached by the County Council to participate in a scheme whereby residents were sent postcards by people on holiday, Kepplegate House Care Services was very happy to sign up.  The scheme, called Postcards for Kindness, was aimed at addressing the problem of older people’s loneliness, even those living in a residential setting.  In fact, figures from Age UK reveal that 60% of people in care homes don’t have any visitors at all. Residents at
  3. Care Home Retains Accreditation
    17 Dec, 2018
    Care Home Retains Accreditation
    The Investors in People Standard is a world-recognised accreditation for the very best in people management excellence. Kepplegate Care Services, which provides residential, respite and day care in Kepplegate House Care Home, domiciliary care and a meal delivery service, has been accredited by IIP since 2003 and has recently retained that accreditation with a glowing report. IIP inspectors assess organisations against key indicators and themes and assessment is carried out via onsite
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