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My Home Life Cymru has produced a number of resources and are free to download here:

Care Home Checklist - helping you to make the right choice 

This guide will help you to decide which is the right residential care home for you or a loved one.

Care Home Checklist - helping you make the right choice (English) PDF 984 KB 

Rhestr wirio cartref gofal - eich helpu i wneud y dewis cywir (Welsh) PDF 983 KB

Quality of life for residents with hearing loss

This booklet discusses the issues faced within care homes around hearing loss and how you can better support residents to enjoy a good quality of life.

Quality of life for residents with hearing loss (English) PDF 858 KB

Quality of life for residents with hearing loss (Welsh) PDF 262 KB

Supporting volunteering in care homes for older people

This booklet is for all staff supporting older people in care homes. It has been produced with the assistance of homes who are participating in the My Home Life Cymru Programme. This guide includes ideas on how to seek, recruit, retain and support volunteers.

Appreciating the gift of time (English) PDF 875 KB

Appreciating the gift of time (Welsh) PDF 892 KB

Good practice guides - a suite of eight guides that focus on the individual My Home Life Cymru good practice themes.

Maintaining identity in a care home environment (English)

Maintaining identity in a care home environment (Welsh)

Sharing decision making in care homes (English)

Sharing decision making in care homes (Welsh)

Creating community (English)

Creating community (Welsh)

Managing the transition into a care home (English)

Managing the transition into a care home (Welsh)

Improving health and healthcare (English)

Improving health and healthcare (Welsh)

Supporting a good end of life (English)

Supporting a good end of life (Welsh)

Promoting a positive culture (English)

Promoting a positive culture (Welsh)

Keeping the workforce fit for purpose (English)

Keeping the workforce fit for purpose (Welsh)

Getting to know you


Getting to know you - Welsh

Open your heart to see me

A guide to working in dementia care

Open your heart to see me - English

Open your heart to see me - Welsh

Introductory booklet

My Home Life Cymru booklet (bilingual)  

Other resources can be accessed through the family of My Home Life websites:

www.myhomelifemovement.org - the UK web site.

www.myhomelifedvd.org.uk - A collection of videos on 'Sharing Good Practice' themes, also giving users the opportunity to share their thoughts.

For more information: Contact us 029 2043 1555