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Feathered theme to activities at Care UK

January 22nd 2015

Residents and care teams at several of Care UK’s care homes have their binoculars at the ready and their bird feeders filled as they prepare to take part in the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend.

New manager at the helm of £9.2 million Cheadle care home

January 9th 2015

Care UK has announced the appointment of home manager, Mark Shockledge, who takes the helm of state-of-the-art care home, Abney Court, as it gears up to welcome its first residents in April.

Christmas tips for people caring for loved ones with dementia

December 23rd 2014

Everyone wants Christmas to be magical but all too often it can become stressful as family members’ different needs and expectations collide. Maizie Mears-Owen offers advice on how to survive Christmas and support relatives with dementia.

Care UK chosen to run healthcare services at Staffordshire prison and invests in new pharmacy

December 17th 2014

Offender healthcare and rehabilitation at HMP Dovegate is set to strengthen as independent sector health and social care provider Care UK takes over healthcare services at the Uttoxeter facility.

Appointment of new Chief Financial Officer

December 12th 2014

 Care UK today announced the appointment with immediate effect of Phil Whitecross as Chief Financial Officer.

Care UK’s shining stars collect their awards

December 10th 2014

It was an unforgettable evening when those honoured in the Care UK Residential Care Services Stars awards gathered at the Heythrop Park Resort to celebrate excellence in care across 16 categories.

Tamuka wins Nurse of the Year accolade

December 9th 2014

A nurse working at Brighton Station Health Centre has scooped a prestigious national award by being voted ‘Nursing in Practice’ Nurse of the Year in the 2014 General Practice Awards.

Miniature ponies provide joy at Care UK home

December 8th 2014

Residents at Care UK’s Larkland House care home enjoyed an early Christmas treat when they were visited by a group of miniature ponies.

The Junction Health Centre wins national accolade

December 1st 2014

The team at The Junction Health Centre in Clapham has scooped a prestigious national award. It beat off competition from across the country to be voted Clinical Team of the Year: Sexual Health, in the 2014 General Practice Awards.

The 10 Boxes of Christmas - an Advent idea to engage people with dementia in the run up to Christmas

November 28th 2014

Maizie Mears-Owens, Care UK’s head of dementia services, has found a new way to gently lead loved ones living with dementia into the festive season and increase their wellbeing.


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