Visits to care homes are now permitted but are subject to strict Covid safety guidelines. Indoor visits are restricted to one designated visitor. Outdoors, up to six visitors from two households can visit at any one time.
Parklands Care Homes is to introduce its own rapid response Covid test programme for residents and staff using technology that delivers test results in up to 12 minutes.
A new shop has opened on the High Street in Buckie, but this one has an exclusive clientele and was opened by a former shopkeeper well known to Parklands!
Parklands Care Homes has been named Best Smaller Care Home Group in the national Care Home Awards. The group also won the Best for Communication award in the sector's most prestigious awards ceremony.
A charity run preschool on the Black Isle has received a funding boost for its campaign to build a more accessible play garden for local children.
On Care Home Day, Managing Director Ron Taylor pays tribute to the Parklands team for giving "their absolute all" during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Parklands MD Ron Taylor pays tribute to care home and pharmacy key workers for the sacrifices they are making to support our vulnerable residents and the wider community.
A Buckie resident has celebrated her 100th birthday as over 100 friends and family - and Her Majesty The Queen - pay tribute to her.
What's it like working on the front line of the care sector in the midst of a global pandemic? We asked one of our care home managers to give her perspective.
In line with expert health advice, Parklands has suspended all non-essential visits to its care homes with immediate effect.