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  • Carers Week: 8th – 14th June 2020: Making Caring Visible

    Many people are carers. They are all ages, both young and old. There are so many that it is good news that six well-known charities have come together to promote the needs of the carers themselves. Usually the emphasis is on the people needing care […]

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  • Sunflower Competition Reminder

    How are your sunflowers growing? They should be enjoying the lovely sunshine we are having at the moment, especially if you are remembering to water them regularly. Or have you forgotten about the Acquire Care Sunflower Competition? Not to worry if you have forgotten though. […]

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  • Mental Health Awareness Week

    This is Mental Health Awareness Week. The chosen theme is Kindness. This poem below is on the website www.mentalhealth.org.uk which is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation. As it is Mental Health Awareness this week, it was thought appropriate to share it. The theme this […]

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  • Sunflower Competition 2020

    Green fingered and fancy a sunflower growing challenge? Every year, one of the office team has a competition to see who can grow the biggest sunflower. This year we thought we’d offer everyone a chance to enter the Acquire Care Sunflower Competition. Sunflowers are part […]

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  • Coronavirus Covid -19 Update

    As the Coronvirus Covid-19 outbreak is now causing an unprecedented pandemic throughout the UK, it is wished to ensure that everyone stays as safe as possible at this uncertain time. The Government has issued a stay at home policy for everyone except for key workers. […]

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  • Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    Although there are many stories about the Coronavirus COVID-19 in the daily papers and on the news at the moment, the risk to the general public still remains low to medium. As Oxfordshire County Council and other advisory groups have contacted Acquire Care Ltd. about […]

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  • The Blue Badge and Sunflower Lanyard Schemes

    Please spread the word and support those with hidden disabilities Sometimes, people have disabilities that aren’t obvious to other people. Until recently, those with certain conditions were denied a Blue Badge as the Blue Badge Scheme was designed to help people with set mobility problems. […]

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  • Christmas Jumper Day 2019

    On December 13th the office staff at Acquire Care Ltd. arrived to work dressed in all their fun Christmas finery – it was Christmas Jumper Day. In exchange for items to donate to the local food bank, the usual dress code was put on hold […]

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  • Help Relatives and Friends To Be Safe From the Internet, Postal or Phone Sales and Scams

    At this time of year, many people are encouraged by salesmen to buy goods they do not want or need. Black Friday or Cyber Monday special offers have been mentioned everywhere on the internet or in newspapers recently. Special bargains are advertised in every possible […]

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  • Free Flu Vaccinations For Social Care Employees and Others Again This Year

    Once again, it’s time to think about having a flu vaccination, especially if you work with elderly or vulnerable people. According to the NHS, flu is an unpredictable virus that can be very unpleasant. Whilst people who are generally healthy usually have no problem getting […]

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