News

  • National Care Home Open Day 19th June 2015

       Care Home Open Day is a UK wide initiative inviting care homes to open their doors to their local…

  • Showcase your FaNs

    If you want to showcase your FaNs to the world, download our noticeboard templates from our resource section. You’ll find…

  • Bishop Roger Morris Endorses FaNs

    The people who live in care homes should remain our friends and neighbours, no less than when they were living…

  • Connectors – A Key Role in FaNs­

    Many care homes do an amazing job of engaging with their local communities for the benefit of their residents. But…

  • Music in Care Homes

    People of all ages generally enjoy a good live musical performance and we have news of two groups playing in…

  • What’s Going On?

    In this section, we feature an example of FaNs activity from a care home somewhere in Essex. This time, we…

  • What Sort of FaN are You?

    We would like to showcase the many and various activities of the FaNs here and on the website as our…

  • FaN of the Moment – Jake!

    A BIG thank you to Jake from the residents and staff at Carnarvon Nursing Centre in Clacton.  17yr old Jake…

  • Beyond the Essex Borders

    We are pleased to see that there is growing interest in FaNs across the country. People who came to the…

  • FaNs Folders for Care Homes

    We have a supply of beautifully produced “welcome” and “thank you” folders that care home managers can use to show…