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From trips out to making wishes come true, holding events with the community, to birthdays and celebrations in the home, no two days are the same at Amherst House care home.

Educating the nation – Care UK launches guide to create dementia-friendly community

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Educating the nation – Care UK launches guide to create dementia-friendly community

Care UK is launching a free guide to support people whose loved ones have been diagnosed with dementia ahead of Dementia Action Week.

‘Spending time with loved ones’ – Horley resident reveals the secret to a long life on 100th birthday

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‘Spending time with loved ones’ – Horley resident reveals the secret to a long life on 100th birthday

A resident at a care home in Horley has shared the secret for living a long and happy life on his 100th birthday.

Horley care home on a mission to save traditional hobbies and skills

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Horley care home on a mission to save traditional hobbies and skills

A care home in Horley has joined a nationwide campaign to save older hobbies from being forgotten.

High tech solution to improve recruitment success in care homes shortlisted for a national award

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High tech solution to improve recruitment success in care homes shortlisted for a national award

Care UK will go head-to-head with household names like Adobe and Coca-Cola in May, in a bid to win a prestigious national award set up to find those...

TV star from the 1980s urges older people and care home residents to boost their activity levels

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TV star from the 1980s urges older people and care home residents to boost their activity levels

Residents in Care UK homes have been taking part in some unusual forms of exercise as part of a seasonal get fit campaign featuring The Green Goddess.

Care UK picks up double shortlisting in national catering awards

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Care UK picks up double shortlisting in national catering awards

Chefs and catering teams working for Colchester-based Care UK have been shortlisted in two categories of the Public Sector Catering Awards.

Time to bust a few myths about social care apprentices

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Time to bust a few myths about social care apprentices

Lean back in your chair and visualise an apprentice working for a care home provider….

Is this the UK’s biggest ever care home sourced art gallery?

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Is this the UK’s biggest ever care home sourced art gallery?

Residents at care homes across the nation have been drawing in a crowd with the world’s biggest ever care home art exhibition.

Care UK secures double win in one of the most highly regarded awards in the health and social care sector

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Care UK secures double win in one of the most highly regarded awards in the health and social care sector

Care UK’s 10,000 team members will have an extra spring in their step this week as news broke that they have won not just one, but two awards, at one of the...