OutsideClinic held its first of four charity weeks this year on February 8-12 to raise awareness and funds, while educating and providing fun activities for its employees.

The domiciliary provider decided to increase its focus on charity work this year with weeks dedicated to specific organisations and backed by social media campaigns.

Friends of the Elderly was the first chosen charity with events planned for Hearing Dogs UK, Dementia Friends and the Macular Society.

head of HR, marketing and media at OutsideClinic, said: ‘OutsideClinic wants to support and spread the message that this excellent charity and service aims to help relieve the stress and worry experienced by those living on a low income.’

A virtual charity shop auction was held, as well as a guess the number of sweets in the jar competition and a wear red day.