For 2018 : we are getting bigger & better!

Jan 12, 2018

The New Year brings with it a fresh start, new opportunities and an exhilarating sense of rejuvenation. And 2018 is going to be a big year for ACC! We are getting bigger & better so we can take learning and development within your organisation to...

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The 6 Challenges Facing Recruitment in Social Care

Dec 30, 2017

More than 10,000 people in recent Social Care Seminars have listed recruitment as a major challenge facing their organisations. Here are The 6 Challenges Facing Recruitment in Social Care in the UK right now.

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ACC and The Care Workers Charity - A Partnership Built on Shared Values

Dec 22, 2017

ACC has been a proud partner of the Care Workers Charity since June 2017. ACC and The Care Workers Charity share common values based around supporting the great people who live and work within the care sector who make a massive contribution to...

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ACC Course: Changing Urinary Catheters with Kate McLeod

Dec 21, 2017

A urinary catheter is a hollow tube that is inserted into the bladder to drain urine from the bladder. There are various reasons why a person receiving care might require a catheter. They include urinary retention, to bypass an obstruction or to...

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Dementia: Engaging a Person in Meaningful Activities

Nov 24, 2017

The term ‘activity’ traditionally conjures up images of craft groups, or people sitting in circles doing group activities and exercises. However, it can be too easy for individuals to be involved in these types of activities, without being ...

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Stepping Up: 4 Healthy Benefits of Walking For Seniors

Nov 23, 2017

Walking is one of those things we tend to take for granted when we're younger. However, as we get older, walking can become more of a chore than it used to be. Just because getting from A to B on your feet might make you sweat a little harder, or...

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Senior Scams Awareness: How to Protect Yourself from Scams

Nov 16, 2017

Imagine your 80-year old mother calls you, excited that she’s going to come into some money.  She tells you that she just won the lottery, a prize of £150,000.  The money will help her pay off her mortgage and eliminate her credit card debt. ...

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5 Safe Driving Tips For Seniors

Nov 09, 2017

Driving is one of those things we tend to take for granted once we become adults, but as we reach senior status it is one of those freedoms we become reluctant to part with. In order to maintain independence as long as we can, it's a good idea to...

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How Seniors Can Reduce Chances of Falling by Improving Core Strength

Nov 02, 2017

As people age, they’re more at risk for falls. Sadly, about 30 percent of seniors, over age 65, fall at least once each year, making falls a major health concern. Fortunately, the odds of falling can be significantly improved by strengthening the...

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How To Make Technology Easier for Seniors

Oct 26, 2017

The internet is truly a phenomenon defining the modern age. This technology is a mainstay in the workplace and younger generations cannot remember a time it did not exist. As technology advances we often forget to bridge this advancement with...

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