Good pictures and illuminating words


Posted on February 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Collections of pictures for stimulating memories and conversation are hardly novel, but two new series on the market are fresh and different, both well worth buying for any care home.

‘Many Happy Returns’ is an inspired collection of large picture cards depicting a wonderful variety of British life in the 1940s. On the back of each picture card is information about the picture and some questions that could lead to a lively conversation. The images are carefully and imaginatively selected, and beautifully reproduced.


Print



Latest blog posts

Shuffling to some purpose – or just fancy footwork?

By guest blogger JEF SMITH

Spare a thought if you will for the hard pressed people who have to update government information. Well into 2018, for...

Life support for the NHS

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

To outline a comprehensive remedy for the ongoing and worsening woes of the beleaguered NHS would take a little more...

A flight of festive fancy

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

Christmas Past: It’s cold outside but inside the care home the star atop the tree beams its rays of hope...