It’s really easy when you have a great idea to give up because of the obstacles you face. It can be disheartening, frustrating and depressing that people don’t share your vision or it takes so long to get it up and running. The good news for social enterprise is that the traditional approaches to delivering … More Micro Social Enterprises Will Prevail
In Life we take risks every day. How many of us have considered taking risks that contribute to a better life for others? Some of the most inspirational risk-takers do just that. They are commonly known as “Social Entrepreneurs”. They look for innovative, creative solutions to the problems facing society. They combine their business … More Taking risks for a better life
How serious are we about this very important statement? My view is that our political leaders are not. Demand for care services is forecast to grow significantly – Budgets are being slashed – Resources are already stretched to breaking point – and we’re facing the integration of health and social services into one delivery model … More There is no excuse for poor care
Did you know that every time you play a round of golf you; burn over 900 calories, stretch over 1000 times, make over 500 decisions socialise with at least three people Walk in excess of 3 miles Breath in fresh air for at least 3 hours Enjoy beautiful landscapes & scenery These are just a … More Golf – Stimulating minds, bodies & souls
It’s estimated that 850,000 are living with Dementia in the UK. This is set to DOUBLE in the next 30 years. There could be up to a further 40% with the disease as diagnosis remains disappointingly low. Dementia starts affecting us from our late 40’s onwards. Initially the symptoms are mild and don’t affect our … More Golf and Dementia – The perfect partnership?