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Virtuous cycle – Care UK’s national fundraising efforts culminate at Windsor care home

Thursday, February 6, 2020

A care home in Windsor presented national charities with a five-figure donation after taking part in a special fundraising initiative.


Shinfield school children get crafty for new care home

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Local school children have created eye-catching artwork to decorate the hoardings of Shinfield’s newest care home.


Friendly penguin duo slides into Banbury care home for a flapping good time

Monday, February 3, 2020

A resident was given the surprise of her life when two friendly penguins arrived at her care home.


Suffolk care home delivers Care UK’s 15th Outstanding rating from CQC

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

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.


Horsham care home residents take a trip out of this world with virtual reality

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

A care home in Horsham is treating residents to special trips all over the world, thanks to virtual reality.


Care UK celebrates the best of British birds

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

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.


Care UK shortlisted for two top skills awards

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Care UK’s commitment to developing its teams has seen it receive a double shortlisting in an awards scheme designed to recognise the very best in training for those in care services.


Bristol Bears help open city’s newest care home

Monday, January 20, 2020

Bristol’s newest care home has been officially opened by the Bristol Bears’ mascot, Brizzley Bear.


Godalming care home receives ‘Outstanding’ praise – for second time in a row!

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

A care home in Godalming has been commended for delivering ‘Outstanding’ care by a government inspector.


Christmas visits when your loved one has dementia

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

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.


Don't slope me now - 92-year-old care home resident goes skiing for the first time

Thursday, December 19, 2019

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.


Festive friends - special duo spread Christmas cheer at Cringleford care home

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Residents at a care home in Cringleford were delighted when they were visited by some very special four-legged friends.


Work starts on multi-million pound Cambridge care home

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Work has now started to build a new multi-million care home in Cambridge.


On the buses - Sidcup and Sevenoaks care homes take trip down memory lane

Friday, December 13, 2019

Residents from care homes in Sidcup and Sevenoaks enjoyed a journey back in time on a vintage bus trip.


Care UK homes in win two categories in major national care awards

Friday, December 6, 2019

Care UK homes have won two categories in the country’s longest established annual care awards and reached the finals in three other categories.


Local care home searches for Hythe’s local heroes

Thursday, December 5, 2019

A new care home in Hythe is asking the community to nominate ‘local heroes’ for the chance to win a £300 cash prize.


Work starting on a new care home in Basingstoke brings total number of Care UK homes under construction to eleven

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Work has just started on the construction of a new care home in Basingstoke which, when it opens in 2021, will bring Care UK’s tally of care homes to over 130.

Wishing tree trip sees whopper recorded for resident

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

When keen former angler Roger Tinkler went on a special trip, organised by his care home team, he did not expect to catch a carp that beat his personal best or land an elusive stone loach.


Work starts on multi-million pound Haywards Heath care home

Sunday, December 1, 2019

Work has now started to rebuild a popular Haywards Heath care home.


Care home searches for local heroes

Sunday, December 1, 2019

A new care home in Huntington is asking the Chester community to nominate ‘local heroes’ for the chance to win a £500 cash prize.


National care inspectors praise ‘Outstanding’ Kingston Vale care home

Saturday, November 30, 2019

A care home in Kingston Vale has been found to be delivering outstanding care by a Government inspector with relatives and residents praising its exceptionally vibrant atmosphere and positive team members.


Team behind multi-million pound Shinfield care home celebrates ‘topping out’

Friday, November 29, 2019

A £6.5 million Shinfield care home has marked its latest construction milestone with the help of a special guest.


Eye care home welcomes French visitors to celebrate 30 years of twinning

Friday, November 29, 2019

A care home in Eye welcomed French visitors to celebrate 30 years of the town’s twinning partnership.


Care UK Flu Fighter campaign well underway to help protect care home residents

Friday, November 15, 2019

Care UK has launched an internal Flu fighter campaign to encourage its 10,000-strong care home workforce to get their flu jabs to help protect more than 7,000 residents as well as their family, friends and the local community


Teams at nine homes waiting to find out if they are taking home a trophy this Friday

Friday, November 15, 2019

Teams from Care UK homes as far apart as Stonehaven and Dorset are getting ready to travel to Leicester this Friday to find out if they are winners in a prestigious national award scheme.


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