We know you’re busy, so here are some resources (tried and tested by care homes) to help build on your community connections.

Care Home FaNs

Welcome pack

All you need to get going

These resources are designed to help you make friendly approaches to individuals or organisations that you’d like to connect with. Click on the links and download your own copy of each file.

These are currently the only authorised FaNs documents that can be used, additional documents will be added in the future. If you have requirements for new materials not currently available please contact the Mackman Group.

The 3 steps

All in one place

Detailed guides for each of the three steps: 1. Thank your current connections 2. Pin down your possibilities 3. Get your message out – do you want to connect with us? Digital Pack – All 3 steps and prompt cards

Quick guides

Useful ideas to help you succeed:

Our quick guides are stuffed with hints, tips and answers. Digital Pack – Hints and tips guide

My Home Life Magazine

Download a back issue of the My Home Life magazine which highlighted community engagement.

Download here

Mercers Programme

More to come soon…