Welcome to our Autumn Edition of the
BlayCare Newsletter

As the festive season approaches we are all wishing you well over the coming months

Christmas Party

We will be hosting a Christmas Party at the BlayCare Office
on Friday 14th December from 12:30pm to 4:30pm.

Please feel free to bring your family and friends along. This will be a chance to socialize and to meet other members of our
friendly care team. There will be food, entertainment, lots of festive fun and Christmas music.

We are looking forward to seeing you there.

Tips to Stay Warm

Please take care of yourselves during
the coming winter months:

  • Keep your heating on
  • Eat nutritious foods
  • Keep well hydrated

If you have any concerns, please contact us on 01332 208811 or speak to your carer.

Christmas Concert

Derby Hospitals Choir are performing a Christmas concert in Derby Cathedral on Friday 7th December at 7.30pm. Tickets are £15 and available from priorbooking.com, for raising funds for Royal Derby Hospital.

Dementia Helpline

If you’re caring for someone with dementia or if you have any other concerns or questions, call or email Admiral Nurses for specialist support and advice.
Call: 0800 888 6678
Email: [email protected]

Help and Advice

Age UK can provide you with helpful information and advice, whether you need some practical help and support or if you’re just feeling lonely and fancy a chat. They can be contacted on 0800 055 6112.

Flu Jab

If you are aged 65 or over, you are entitled to a free flu Jab. There is a small fee if you are under 65. Please enquire at your local GP or pharmacy.

Free Home Sight Test

Healthcall can provide a sight test in your own home free of charge. Regular sight tests can detect the symptoms of glaucoma, diabetes and eye disease as well as prevent falls.

You can contact them on 0800 081 0674 – terms and conditions apply.

Hello and Goodbyes

Hello to our newest carers:
Gemma, Jordan, Precious, Peace, Maria
Goodbye to carers who are leaving us:
Denise, Pacita and Asma.

Help Us to Help You

If you have any questions, suggestions or queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.