Seated Tai Chi – a story from our instructor

We have just finished our second Seated Tai Chi class with a new member this week and our instructor popped in to share a really great story with me after the class. Our new member came into the class relying heavily on a walking frame, leaning over and putting all of...

Q1Care is CSRA accredited

As a care company, Q1Care Ltd is committed to Social Responsibility practices in all areas of the business where possible. The company is making an enormous effort to strengthen existing policies, create new policies and support the general attitude toward social...
Not all superheroes wear capes!

Not all superheroes wear capes!

A note from our founder, Melanie Meads “I had the honour of spending a day with the Ambulance service yesterday and  I am in awe of how hard our paramedics work. Something that stood out to me, was that out of the 8 people we went to see, 6 had called 999 due to...
TIPS for family and friends who are carers

TIPS for family and friends who are carers

Statistics show that there are around 7 million unpaid carers in the UK. That is 1 in 10 of us! Caring for a loved one can be a huge mix of emotions from pride to despair, love and worry. Our Care Hub in Goring offers a “Hub Navigator” service that aims to...

News from the Care Hub

The Care Hub has been very busy in the last month or two.   We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who helped us with Dementia Action Week fundraising events.   Virgo Beauty, The Goring Grocer, The Chocolate Café, Marvellous Hair Salon and Inspirations were so...
How to protect vulnerable people from being scammed

How to protect vulnerable people from being scammed

“Scammers” – those wanting to manipulate money out of people – often vulnerable – are sadly a common reality. Scammers can be very convincing – around 5 million people in the UK over 65 become victims – and that’s only the ones who report it. Experts have...