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Improving care homes

This section is dedicated to ways you could improve your care home.

Bristol Aging Better - Community Kick Start fund


The Community Kick-Start Fund will allow organisations, groups and individuals to seek up to £2,000 for a new activity that is likely to reduce isolation and loneliness for older people.

We can support payments for goods such as equipment needed to kick-start a new sports or activity project and Services including training, facilitation and room hire for activities that will be delivered within 12 months of the funding being approve.

For more information and details of how to apply please visit the Bristol Ageing Better website.

Love to Move


Love to Move is a chair-based age and dementia friendly gymnastics exercise programme, developed by the British Gymnastics Foundation.

Specially designed to get older people moving and functioning better, the programme is proving particularly beneficial for people living with dementia.

Find out more on the British Gymnastics Foundation website