A Cringleford care home resident, and former Oxford university student, has celebrated her 100th birthday by making a very special donation.
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.
Residents at a care home in Framlingham were delighted to take part in a community initiative to celebrate new life.
A Houghton-le-Spring care home is celebrating after one of its team members was awarded a prestigious accolade.
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.
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.
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.
A local member of the community has helped to name the suites at a brand-new care home in Cherry Hinton.
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.
A Stansted care home was delighted to be reunited with a very special visitor after a year apart.
Care UK is the only care home provider in the country to be shortlisted for its dedication to employee training and development at the UK Employee Experience Awards.
A Bracknell resident has taken first place in a care home’s ‘Local Heroes’ competition.
A care home in Halstead was delighted to welcome a special guest for a virtual read-along.
A Bury St Edmunds care home has donated some special treats to local children this Easter.
Residents living in Care UK homes have been able to enjoy virtual sessions with a very special food expert.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, residents at a local care home have shared the lessons they’ve learnt over the years.
A Kidderminster care home is hoping to be recognised as the most active in the region after completing a special exercise challenge.
The best place to get a mojito is no longer your local cocktail bar – it’s a Cheltenham care home.
Two Maidstone residents have taken first place in a care home’s ‘Local Heroes’ competition, winning £300 each.
A Horsham care home has unveiled an exciting addition for residents - a brand new games room.
A care home in Stroud is calling for local pet owners to enter its barking mad competition.
Caryn Walmsley, a senior carer from Grangewood, is a finalist in the Northern Echo Health and Care Awards 2021
A care home in Chester is celebrating after receiving a perfect score on a leading review website – and a local school joined in the fun
Care UK and the #FairKitchens movement are proud to announce that Care UK is the first care sector organisation in the world to join the global movement #FairKitchens, which is aiming to make the happiness of catering teams as important as diner satisfaction.
To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, a resident at a local care home has shared her story of surviving the Holocaust after her family was sent to the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp.