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Care UK catering experts publish hydration book to mark launch of special week.

Monday, June 14, 2021

As a longstanding supporter of Nutrition and Hydration Week, Care UK teams are poised to pull out all the stops to celebrate the campaign which starts on 14th June.


Seeking Stroud’s finest as local care home hosts virtual County Show

Thursday, June 10, 2021

A care home in Stroud is inviting the local community to submit their entries to its virtual county show.


Kicking back – Copthorne care home recreates Italia ‘90

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Local care home residents reminisced about Italy and partook in pizza and Pavarotti.


Horndean care home team member wins award for outstanding contribution during the pandemic

Monday, June 7, 2021

A Horndean care home is celebrating after one of its team members received a very special award. 


Aisle be there - Wedding bells are ringing at East Kilbride care home

Friday, June 4, 2021

Wedding celebrations were in full swing at an East Kilbride care home when a resident virtually attended her nephew’s wedding.


Local charity garden in full bloom thanks to Windsor care home

Friday, June 4, 2021

A Windsor care home was delighted to help a local charity re-design its outdoor space ahead of its reopening to the public.


‘Mixing things up’ – Ferndown care home celebrates World Cocktail Day

Thursday, May 27, 2021

A care home in Ferndown marked World Cocktail Day with a special event. 


Next generation: 92-year-old former nurse shares career advice

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

A Stowmarket care home resident and former nurse was delighted to share her experiences in celebration of International Nurses Day.


Double shortlisting for Care UK in one of country’s most prestigious health and social care awards

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

An impressive track record in ratings from the quality regulators, an all-time high in resident and relative satisfaction scores and independent evidence that it has outperformed every other care home provider in terms of creating new homes has contributed to Care UK’s shortlisting in two prestigious national awards.


Just the thicket – green-fingered Cheltenham care home resident celebrates the outdoors

Monday, May 24, 2021

A resident at a Cheltenham care home has been leading the home’s outdoor activities to celebrate this year’s virtual Chelsea Flower Show.


Is this the UK’s longest serving Brownie?

Monday, May 24, 2021

A resident at a Worcester care home has renewed her Brownie promise 88 years after first reciting her pledge.


Local care home crowns Shinfield residents ‘Local Heroes’

Friday, May 21, 2021

Two Shinfield residents have taken first and second place in a care home’s ‘Local Heroes’ competition, winning £300 and £200 respectively.


Back from ‘fur’ lough – Aberdeen care home resident reunited with much loved four-legged friend after a year apart

Friday, May 21, 2021

An Aberdeen care home resident was delighted to be reunited with a very special visitor after a year apart.


Care provider’s high quality approach to training recognised nationally

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

A highly regarded competition to find some of the best employers in the country has demonstrated that Care UK is in the top three for the way it helps its team members to learn and develop their skills.


Horndean residents honour national hero

Friday, May 14, 2021

A Horndean care home got creative as part of a national initiative to honour Sir Captain Tom Moore.  


100-year-old Cringleford care home resident repays 80 year old kindness from her former university

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

A Cringleford care home resident, and former Oxford university student, has celebrated her 100th birthday by making a very special donation. 


Nursing Director welcomes significant new interest in nursing as a career

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Care UK’s most senior nurse, Rachel Gilbert, Director of Care, Quality & Governance has welcomed news that the pandemic has brought an increase in interest from people wishing to train as a nurse – but wants to remind everyone that nursing has many facets, not just hospitals.


Flying high - Framlingham care home takes part in community initiative

Monday, May 10, 2021

Residents at a care home in Framlingham were delighted to take part in a community initiative to celebrate new life.  


Houghton-le-Spring care home carer scoops ‘Dementia Carer of the Year’ award

Monday, May 10, 2021

A Houghton-le-Spring care home is celebrating after one of its team members was awarded a prestigious accolade. 


Care UK teams shortlisted for prestigious award from Alzheimer’s Society

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Teams working for Care UK across the country have been announced as finalists in an award from highly respected charity The Alzheimer’s Society in recognition of their professionalism in providing care people for people living with dementia.


Care UK shortlisted for an astounding 17 national awards

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

A renowned animator who once worked for Disney, a sector leading number of outstanding rated homes and innovative use of new technology has helped Care UK be shortlisted for no less than 17 highly regarded national awards.


The 365 letters that got St Ives care home resident through lockdown

Friday, April 23, 2021

A St Ives care home resident was delighted to spend quality time with her daughter, following the easing of restrictions, after receiving daily letters for the last year.


You name it: Cherry Hinton locals lend a helping hand to local care home

Friday, April 23, 2021

A local member of the community has helped to name the suites at a brand-new care home in Cherry Hinton.


Care UK engages one of country’s top virus experts to help colleagues hear the truth about Covid vaccinations.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

With the vast majority of team members in homes already having had at least  the first dose of their Covid-19 vaccination, Care UK enlisted support from a very special expert to give colleagues impartial information to help those few still undecided to make up their minds.


Back from ‘fur’ lough – Stansted care home sees return of much loved four-legged friend

Thursday, April 15, 2021

A Stansted care home was delighted to be reunited with a very special visitor after a year apart.


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