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No room for mum and dad – less than 30% of adults would look after their parents

July 30th 2014

A national study has revealed just 28 per cent of adults would have their parents live with them if they needed full-time care, 32 per cent wouldn’t let their parents move in, and 36 per cent would have to seriously think about it.

It’s all in a name: Stroud pupils lend a helping hand to Care UK

July 28th 2014

Pupils from St. Matthew’s Church of England Primary School on Church Road in Stroud were called upon to lend a helping hand to their new neighbours.

36 ways for health and social care services to increase efficiency, reduce waiting times and boost capacity

July 24th 2014

36 practical ways in which improvement, innovation and integration can deliver better ways of working are described in a new publication About Us - 36 steps towards better care released this week by Care UK.

A Grand Launch for Worcester Care Home

July 23rd 2014

Children from Perry Wood primary school in Worcester joined with a host of VIP guests and the Care UK team at Perry Manor.

Fun and crowds for first ever disability sports day at Castleford RUFC

July 21st 2014

Castleford RUFC’s Willowbridge Lane ground was packed recently as young and old gathered for the first disability sports day. Around 150 people attended the event for adults and children who have a wide range of disabilities.

Bristol Treatment Centre leads training in revolutionary anaesthetic technique

July 18th 2014

Patients undergoing surgery across Britain are set to benefit from a new training initiative devised by experts at Emersons Green NHS Treatment Centre in Bristol.

Care UK selected to run minor injury unit at Royal South Hants Hospital

July 14th 2014

The Minor Injury Unit (MIU) at the Royal South Hants Hospital is set to be run by a new care provider following a recent procurement process. Care UK will manage the MIU from 1 August having been selected by Southampton City CCG.

Stockton prison opens end-of-life suite

July 9th 2014

A new end of life suite that will see Care UK providing specialist care for dying prisoners has been officially opened at HMP Holme House.

Community comes together for grand opening of new Ipswich care home

July 8th 2014

Another milestone has been reached in Care UK’s £60 million investment plan to help transform older people’s care in Suffolk, in partnership with Suffolk County Council.

Care UK donations help patient safety in developing countries

July 7th 2014

Care UK’s Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre has donated four anaesthetic machines to a medical development charity that will help charities and hospitals in Africa to carry out surgery more safely and effectively.

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