Hallmark trials free respite care

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

Hallmark Healthcare is trialling the provision of free respite care at its care homes, allowing carers the opportunity to have a break and relax.

At no cost to the carer, the staff at Forest Manor Care Home in Sutton-in-Ashfield and Tuxford Manor in Tuxford are offering to provide the 24hour package for a full week.

Hallmark marketing manager Phil Winfield said the idea was being trialled a

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