What services for elderly living at home are available?
Care services for elderly living at home is, for many the preferred option to moving into a long-term care residence to get the assistance they need. Home care services are the right choice for those who need minor assistance with daily activities. There are a range of home care services available to help older people maintain their independence […]
Homecare worker from Novus Care shortlisted for award
The Hertfordshire Care Awards ceremony was held on Friday 25th November to acknowledge those dedicated to the contribution they make to care services. We are delighted to announce that one of Novus Care staff – Claire Kipps – was shortlisted for ‘The Care Newcomer Award’. Claire was one of 3 short-listed for the whole of Hertfordshire. The criteria for the […]
Why care at home services can stimulate creativity
Care at home services provide more than the basic needs of support. For an elderly person to know someone cares and is there to offer encouragement goes a long way to giving that person a purpose in life. The positive impact creativity can have on a person’s quality of life is well documented. Any home […]
Why do older people choose to have care in their own home?
Home care for the elderly is often referred to as domiciliary care and describes the care services that support and enable people to continue to live in their own homes and in their local community – with all it’s benefits. Most of us, even at an elderly age prefer to be in our own homes for as long […]
Home care provider in Watford recruiting care workers
Novus Care is recruiting to fill home care worker vacancies due to the growing demand for care for the elderly. Today more and more people are wanting to live independently at home, rather than move to residential care. This has created an ever growing demand for care at home services. Many of our home care assistants […]
Team Novus Completes Hylands Memory Walk
Novus Care are proud of all their employees who took part in this years memory walk in Hylands Park in Chelmsford. Fortunately the rain held off and we were able to enjoy some hot chocolate and donuts at the end of the walk! A particular congratulations goes to Gemma and Chloe who also took part […]
Another Successful Time for a Cuppa!
Novus Care hosted their fourth successful Time for a Cuppa event this month. We had another great turn out at the Leavesden Community Hub with service users and their families enjoying tea, cake and a raffle prize draw! We managed to raise a record amount of £132 for Dementia UK. At a time where Dementia […]
Novus Care’s Third Time for a Cuppa event!
Novus Care were proud to host their third annual time for a cuppa event at Leavesden Community Hub on Thursday 5th March. As always, we had a great turn out of service users, their families, care workers and friends to enjoy a cup of tea and some cake in aid of raising money for Dementia […]
Novus Care’s Amy Cubria Finalist for Champion of Champion Award!
Novus Care are very proud that coordinator Amy Cubria was shortlisted as a finalist for the prestigious Champion of Champion awards managed by the HCPA (Hertfordshire Care Providers Association). Amy completed her Advanced Dementia Champion Pathway earlier this year and has been supported by manager Rebecca to work towards providing superior quality care for dementia […]
Novus Team Complete Surrey Memory Walk
Novus Care are very proud of Rebecca, Amy, Joy, Bethanie, Amanda and Antonia who all participated in yesterday’s Alzheimer’s Society Memory Walk in Pains Hill Surrey. The walk was a brand new walk for the Alzheimer’s Society this year and it was a beautiful day for it. With dementia affecting so many of Novus Care’s […]