National Day of Arts in Care Homes Day

Arts in Care Homes website is designed to be used as a user-friendly resource to help anyone (including staff, artists, volunteers or relatives) wanting to organise arts activities in care […]

The Results are out!

NAPA Best Activity Coordinator Award goes to…….     Eileen Garbutt, Health & Wellbeing Coordinator at Haviland House, Guild Care.   Best “Year of the Arts” Care Setting Award goes […]

NAPA Open Training Day – Lancaster 10th March 2020

NAPA Open Training Day – Lancaster 10th March 2020 Tuesday 10th March 2020 (10am-4pm) Theme: Activities for people with dementia NAPA is delighted to announce this training day with a […]

NAPA is recruiting a new Executive Director

Have you heard that Sylvie Silver will be retiring this year? Sylvie has been at the helm of NAPA for 15 years and will be leaving at the end of […]

Reflections on 20 years working in Activity Provision

Rewriting our Induction Guide recently gave me the chance to review what’s changed in the 20 years since NAPA was registered as a charity. It is a mixed bag. In […]

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year

Thank you for supporting us through our 20th year celebrations. You have helped us to achieve so much. We have 2,811* members who support more than 56,000** residents to enjoy […]

The Results are Out!

The results are out The NAPA Award Winners We are so pleased with the amount of nominations we have received and so many examples of Best Practice, the winners are: […]

NAPA Press Release

All three top rated Nursing Care Home groups are NAPA Corporate Members along with seven of the Top Fifteen care home groups. The latest report from CQC details the best […]