Care UK Residential Care Service has won the Best Practice Award judged and presented by the National Association of Safety and Health in Care Services (NASHiC).
A resident from a Bury St Edmunds care home took to the skies for the second time to inspire others and celebrate her 100th birthday. Last year, Olwyn Hopkins, a resident at Care UK’s Davers Court, on Shakers Lane, was surprised by the team with the opportunity to fly in a glider plane, something she had not done in over 80 years.
Care UK has won through to the finals of three categories in a national award scheme designed to recognise leaders and visionaries in social care.
A care home in Kingston Vale has taken a trip across the channel to Ardres, in northern France, to enjoy an afternoon of landscape painting.
Four lucky residents at a Newbury care home saw their wishes come true recently, after each experiencing a day to remember.
A Kenilworth care home surprised a 93-year-old resident with a trip down memory lane to one of her favourite places.
Residents at a Richmond care home enjoyed a trip to the ‘seaside’ recently, after team members transformed the home for a special ‘seaside day’.
Smyth Lodge has officially welcomed a new team member – and he’s set to be a paw-some hit with residents and colleagues alike.
Sherwood Grange has made a dream come true for two residents, by organising a trip to Twickenham stadium to watch a rugby match.
Chandler Court is set to help residents re-live the thrill of cycling again, after winning a specially-adapted bike.
A local lady has won a competition to name a brand new care home in Maidstone.
Murrayside is going above par by sponsoring a professional golfer.
A 71-year-old Mill View resident saw her wish to spend time with her favourite animals come true after donkey’s years.
New-born babies in Banbury are being kept cosy and warm, thanks to a donation of hand-knitted hats and blankets by residents at Highmarket House.
Pen pals from two care homes in the region met for the very first time on International Friendship Day (30 July 2019).
Murrayside is celebrating after a team member was awarded a national accolade.
A local primary school has named the suites at a brand new care home in Hythe.
A multi-million pound Maidstone care home has marked its latest construction milestone with the help of a special guest.
The Mayor of Maidstone, Councillor Marion Ring, joined the Care UK team and representatives from development partner Westlin and construction partners, Lawrence Baker, for a ‘topping out’ ceremony at the new care home on Gidds Pond Way.
A national care watchdog has given Hollins Park care home its seal of approval, with relatives and residents praising its kind and compassionate team members.
Broadwater Lodge is celebrating after winning the ‘Best for Garden and Outdoor Space’ category at a national care award ceremony.
Lauder Lodge is celebrating after a team member received a national award for their dessert-making skills.
Murrayside welcomed some transatlantic visitors for a special musical performance.
A national care watchdog has given Mercia Grange its seal of approval, with relatives and residents praising its kind and compassionate team members.
Residents at Darlington Court saw their life stories take centre stage during a theatre project with a local school.