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What quality means to us

What quality means to us

Everyone in Care UK Residential Care Services has a personal and professional commitment to providing excellent care.

We play a leading role in driving improved standards across the social care sector. But we believe that truly excellent care must start with the individual carer, and their actions and sense of responsibility.

Always improving

Anyone working in a Care UK care home is never satisfied with the status quo. They’re always thinking of ways to improve the care, the environment, the food, the activities... We invite scrutiny, we welcome feedback and we implement robust systems to monitor our standards. On the rare occasions we find shortcomings we are quick to put them right and review what happened.

The teams in every Care UK care home meet rigorous standards of competence and commitment. Our skills are up-to-date and our performance is regularly reviewed. This gives our customers the peace of mind that each of us is delivering Care UK’s commitment to the highest standards of quality and safety in everything we do.

Nationwide recognition

The skills, dedication and achievements of our people are regularly recognised and celebrated, both in national awards and in our own annual Care UK awards.

Find out more about our success stories on our awards and recognition page.

What quality means to me

Read about what quality means to four people doing very different roles within Care UK’s Residential Care Services team below.

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Care home residents reminisce about the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh’s wedding

Care home residents reminisce about the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh’s wedding

November 20 2017

Care home residents across the UK are celebrating the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh’s platinum wedding anniversary by sharing their own memories of that special day, 70 years ago. 

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Care UK celebrates three wins at the National Dementia Care Awards

Care UK celebrates three wins at the National Dementia Care Awards

November 20 2017

Care UK is celebrating having won three National Dementia Care awards. 

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Sandfields residents get back in the saddle!

Sandfields residents get back in the saddle!

November 13 2017

Residents at Sandfields were given the opportunity to cycle again after a special visit from a project based in Gloucester.

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How old is your heart?

November 16 2017

Heart disease (including heart attack and stroke) is still the leading cause of death amongst men. Lifestyle factors, like smoking or not getting enough exercise, mean many people have unhealthy hearts, which means their ‘heart age’ is older than their physical age.

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