SimplyUnite helps residents keep in touch with loved ones


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

By ROB TOLAN, press officer, Elizabeth Finn Care

In life, we often ask ourselves the question, ‘Why can’t things be simpler?’ For anyone who’s come to the Internet as a novice, it’s a question they will have almost certainly asked time and time again.

Getting online can be a daunting prospect for anyone, which can lead to a feeling of social isolation. Elizabeth Finn Care chief executive Jonathan Welfare said he felt it was important that all residents at the Trust’s care homes should have access to, and be able to use, the internet, especially to keep in contact with their friends and families’ to preven





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