Here at Home Instead Rochdale we would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to all our CAREGivers who have gone above and beyond during the recent pandemic. The CAREGivers have supported their clients who are having to shield or isolate in varies different ways in a postive and proactive way. As a small thank you a personalised gift and thank you card have been given out to all employeesRead more
At Home Instead Senior Care Rochdale it gives us great pleasure to welcome our new Recruiter & Staff Coordinator Lisa Canham. Lisa's new position means that she will be in charge of the recruitment of CAREGivers and providing information of Home Instead Rochdale into the local community and job fairs. Her aim is to raise awareness of our team in order to recruit more CAREGivers. With her previous experience of recruitment, training and health and Safety , Lisa is able to advise and inform the potential new members of our team of the required role effectively. As well as this, it means that she will be able to ensure that our clients will receive the highest calibre of care. "I am very excited to start my job as a Recruiter for Home Instead" Lisa comments. "Having a job within in the field of Senior Care is rewarding in itself and now I have the opportunity to raise awareness of this company in the local community and also to meet people who share the same values of care that we offer". Lisa was born in Oldham but currently lives in Rochdale. She has a daughter and grandson who she spends a great deal of time with. She also has a dog named Billy. We wish Lisa all the best in her new role and we look forward to seeing her in action!Read more
The Yorkshire Three Peaks comprise of Whernside, Ingleborough and Pen-y-Ghent and is 24.5 miles in length. The owner of Home Instead in Rochdale, David Bradshaw, had wanted to complete the walk for a number of years and a friend from Rochdale Rotary Club, Bob Chadwick, completed the circular walk in 9.5hrs and so David’s goal was to equal or beat Bob’s time. “I set off from home in Hebden Bridge at 04.30 and arrived at Ribblehead for the start of my walk just before 06.00. I reached the summit of Whernside in 80 minutes at 07.20 and set off for the next Peak, Ingleborough. I met two young ladies who were starting from Chapel-le-Dale on their 3 Peaks walk and we passed each other several times along the walk. The ladies took my picture on the summit of Ingleborough at 09.30 and I was convinced that I was going to achieve my goal and beat Bob’s time of 9.5hrs. My final peak was Pen-y-Ghent and, like Ingleborough, is steep on the approach to the summit. On the flat and downhill I was walking at a fast pace but uphill I was now finding it to be a real challenge and I met two male walkers one of whom had started a little after me at 06.00 from Ribblehead and had now caught up with me.. I arrived at the summit of Pe-y-Ghent at 13.10 thinking I would be pleased to finish the walk in 12hrs never mind Bob’s 9.5hrs and I still had a 7 mile walk back to the car. I was exhausted and pleased to have completed the walk in 10hrs but congratulations to Bob. I walked the Yorkshire Three Peaks on my own but met people who suffered with me on the way. I intended to do the annual Alzheimer’s Association Three Peaks Walk but missed the closing date for the 2019 event. However, I am sure a donation will not be turned down. Well done Bob.”Read more
Home Instead Senior Care is One of the Top 10 Most Recommended Home Care Companies in the North West.
Home Instead Senior Care, which provides care to older people in their own homes across the Borough of Rochdale, is one of the top 10 most recommendedRead more
A business specialising in caring for the elderly in their own homes has opened an office in Rochdale, potentially creating up to 50 jobs in the area.Read more