We publish our newsletter every month, featuring the latest news, insider top tips, competitions, activities ideas, opinion pieces, videos, jokes and more. 

Please find all our 2016 newsletters below...

July Newsletter - Winners of our TV Competition, managing challenging behaviour, and using The Daily Sparkle for a whole home approach...

June Newsletter - Care Home Open Day, children and dementia, using The Daily Sparkle for singing activities and National Cupcake Day...

May Newsletter - Whole Home Competition winners, May diary dates, fundraising for activities, life stories and arts and crafts ideas...

April Newsletter - gardens and seasonal resources, using the television in activities, targeting activities to different abilities and the importance of human connections...

March Newsletter - keeping records for the CQC, sensory light play, World Poetry Day and using reminiscence to benefit new residents...

February Newsletter - the best Oscar dresses from history, Valentine's Day, why reminiscence works and how to ensure everyone is heard in activity sessions...

January Newsletter - a huge welcome to 2017, featuring Sporting Memories Network, friendship groups, whole home approach, getting your residents active in the new year...

Christmas Newsletter - featuring advice for managing dementia and the festive period, Christmas songs, candlelit carols and the latest news...

October Newsletter - featuring Halloween crafts, NAPA Awards, seated activities, top tips to support residents with severe or advanced dementia, all new training date and more...

September Newsletter - featuring National Memory Day, World Alzheimer's Month, a Gene Wilder tribute, how to encourage conversation amongst residents and more...

August Newsletter - featuring British Food Fortnight, new training days, competition winners, the Work/Life activity coordinator column and more....

July Newsletter - featuring 1966 memories, Sparkles for the whole home, the Locksmiths programme, recruitment tips, life-story work and more...

June Newsletter - featuring Chit Chat Clubs, Dennis Skinner, a day at the races, music and activities, a guide to the best language to use for dementia and more...

May Newsletter - featuring cupcakes, whole home training, Dementia Awareness Week, Bailey Bridges, doing quizzes with residents and more... 

April Newsletter - featuring 1950's radio, celebrating the Girl Guides, crafting projects, our Happy Histories competition and more...