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Dementia Care Advisors, looking back on 2020

The dementia care advisors team (DCA) are a specialist advice and information service supporting people with dementia and their families and carers, in the Windsor and Maidenhead area.

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Disability History Month 2020

Did you know that all of our meeting rooms at head office are named after disability activists/advocates and people who've had a positive impact on the lives of people with disabilities?

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How To Succeed With Infection Prevention Control Audits - Quick Blog

Infection Prevention Control (IPC) has never been more at the forefront of our minds, read our blog about how to make your audits more successful and drive improvement.

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Welcome our new team members at Lady Elizabeth House Extra Care Service

We're excited to welcome our new team members at Lady Elizabeth House Extra Care Service who joined our Optalis team in November.

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Update about our services 3 November 2020

At Optalis we continue to provide safe and responsive services and will provide updates if any circumstances change.

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Optalis Quarterly Performance Report is published

The Quarterly Performance Report shows a summary of our activities and plans for development.

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Dementia Care Advisor team receive a delivery of fiddle mitts

Dementia Care Advisor team received a delivery of fiddle mitts from the ‘Knit your socks off’ group. The sensory mitts are stimulating, soothing, colourful and interactive for those with dementia.

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The Day the Seaside came to Winston Court!

Despite lockdown, all the residents of Winston Court enjoyed one of the best virtual days ever, all dressed up and ready to go in seaside gear.

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Santa Maria (Independent Living Service) spruce up their garden

The staff at Santa Maria wanted to make the back garden a more attractive and desirable place to spend time, relax and enjoy the summer. The team set about clearing the garden; cutting down diseased trees, clearing and replanting the vegetable garden.

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Optalis Employee Appreciation Event 2020

We recently celebrated our team's huge efforts and dedication over the past few months with a virtual event.  It was wonderful to take time to recognise everyone's hard work and dedication.