Care UK teams are delighted to have been recognised in nine different categories at the prestigious Care Home Awards which celebrate the very best in excellence and innovation in care.
The Big Draw Team are thrilled to announce that Care UK is the official health and social care sponsors of The Big Draw Festival 2020 which this year will be themed: The Big Green Draw: A Climate of Change.
September brings a new competition for residents in Care UK’s homes, and the teams that support them, to get creative in the kitchen.
An in-house catering expert has been shortlisted for a prestigious national catering award for his exceptional leadership qualities in delivering high quality food and dining for residents in all of Care UK’s homes.
A resident at a care home in Sale enjoyed a special visit from a local stables.
Work has now started to build a new multi-million care home in Shrewsbury.
When complete, the new Care UK site, on Oteley Road, will provide full-time residential, nursing and specialist dementia care for up to 80 older people, and will create 86 new jobs.
A new care home in Shinfield is inviting the local community to celebrate its completion with an exclusive first look inside the purpose-built facilities.
Care UK has welcomed the Nursing & Midwifery Council’s acknowledgement of the huge role care home teams have played during the coronavirus pandemic.
When Perry Manor resident, Percival Court (known as Bob), celebrated his 96th birthday on 6th May, little did he expect to receive hundreds of well wishes from complete strangers across the globe. But that’s exactly what happened, thanks to social media.
Residents and the team at Care UK’s Prince George House, in Ipswich, have been helping Ivy Hinchcliffe celebrate her 105th birthday in style, despite the coronavirus lockdown.
Work has now started to build a new multi-million care home in Chichester.
With all but the most essential visitors having to stay away to reduce the risk of infection, a care home team in Horsham found a creative way to allow residents to celebrate Mother’s Day with the help of Facebook and Skype.
With all but the most essential visitors having to stay away to reduce the risk of infection, a care home team in Dorset found a creative solution to allow residents to enjoy the live music planned for their celebration of Dame Vera Lynn’s 103rd birthday, while keeping everyone at a safe distance.
Forget Songs of Praise, this care home is all about Birds of Prey, after it welcomed a bald eagle and hooded vulture for a live drawing class.
Care homes across Kent are opening their doors to welcome local people to new friendship cafés, which have been designed to reduce loneliness in the community.
A care home in Windsor presented national charities with a five-figure donation after taking part in a special fundraising initiative.
A resident was given the surprise of her life when two friendly penguins arrived at her care home.
The Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) has awarded Care UK’s Glastonbury Court care home in Suffolk an overall ‘Outstanding’ rating, following an unannounced inspection.
An Eye care home has teamed up with a local school as part of an intergenerational project aimed at dispelling the myths and stigma associated with dementia.
Bristol’s newest care home has been officially opened by the Bristol Bears’ mascot, Brizzley Bear.
Over 50 Care UK care homes across the UK are gearing up to take part in some avian-themed activities to celebrate the best of British birds this January.
A care home in Godalming has been commended for delivering ‘Outstanding’ care by a government inspector.
A care home in Horsham is treating residents to special trips all over the world, thanks to virtual reality.
When spending precious time over the Christmas period with relatives living with dementia, little and often could be the way to happiness for all according to a Care UK expert.
Think extreme sports aren’t for ninety year olds? Think again. A 92-year-old care home resident has fulfilled his wish to go skiing for the first time, just a couple of months before his 93rd birthday.