RECENT NEWS

Doctors purchase first home

Doctors purchase first home

Business partners, Dr Gaurav Chaudhary and Dr Rajni Singh have recently purchased Cliffdale Residential Care Home in Pontesbury, Shrewsbury.
Head of human resources appointed

Head of human resources appointed

Borough Care has appointed Jayne Hennessey as its new head of human resources.
Home shortlisted for design award

Home shortlisted for design award

Chamberlain Court, a state of the art Hallmark care home in Royal Tunbridge Wells, has been shortlisted for a prestigious design award.
New site for next Audley village

New site for next Audley village

Audley Group, a UK provider of luxury retirement villages, has exchanged contracts on its 19th Audley Villages site at Cobham, Surrey.
New site for next Audley village

New site for next Audley village

Audley Group, a UK provider of luxury retirement villages, has exchanged contracts on its 19th Audley Villages site at Cobham, Surrey.
Celebrating 250 years of the circus

Celebrating 250 years of the circus

Representatives from 10 Care UK homes and dozens of local people stepped right up to experience the first ever Care UK circus day.
£10 million refurbishment project

£10 million refurbishment project

Thirty seven MHA care homes across England, Wales and Scotland are benefitting from a multi-million pound investment in a refurbishment programme to upgrade facilities.
Raising the bar in dementia care

Raising the bar in dementia care

The Orders of St John Care Trust’s Goodson Lodge Care Centre in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, has been awarded the Dementia Design Gold Award by independent experts at the Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) University of Stirling.
Pledge to train Dementia Friends

Pledge to train Dementia Friends

BB Training Academy, an award-winning care training provider, has set out to recruit 100 Dementia Friends to help the local community cope with the challenges of an ageing population.
Pony therapy brings joy to residents

Pony therapy brings joy to residents

Residents at the Laurels & Pine Lodge Care Home enjoyed a visit nine year old pony, Star, who is a member of Lofty Therapy Horses Family.
Innovative Edinburgh home opens

Innovative Edinburgh home opens

Northcare Manor, a new care home in Edinburgh that incorporates an old shopping street to help its residents reminisce, has opened with the support of a £7.73 m funding package from Royal Bank of Scotland.
Stars come out at Saint Cecilia’s

Stars come out at Saint Cecilia’s

Scarborough care provider Saint Cecilia’s is celebrating after picking up a cluster of accolades at this year’s Stars Awards.
Care workers complete charity walk

Care workers complete charity walk

Nine brave employees from the Hallmark Care Homes Central Support Office in Billericay, Essex walked 62 miles in two days to raise £13,700 for Alzheimer’s Research UK.
New executive director for LifeCare

New executive director for LifeCare

LifeCare Residences, the luxury retirement community operator, has appointed Cathe Gaskell as non-executive director – clinical governance.
Growth continues for Courtney Thorne

Growth continues for Courtney Thorne

Courtney Thorne has announce the opening of a new sales office in Stockport and is welcoming new team members as part of a continued expansion.
Surrogate 'granny’ is painting sensation

Surrogate 'granny’ is painting sensation

A 95-year-old South Lanarkshire pensioner has painted over 350 dazzling masterpieces, despite being registered blind.
Investing in learning and development

Investing in learning and development

A Hull-based care organisation has appointed a new learning and development manager as part of its ongoing commitment to invest in its workforce.
Training and development forum

Training and development forum

The National Association of Care Catering (NACC) Training & Development Forum returns to the East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham on 3-5 October 2018.
Newland House celebrates CQC rating

Newland House celebrates CQC rating

Newland House in Witney, part of the Hartford Care family, has proudly received an overall ‘good’ rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
Providers seek new horizons

Providers seek new horizons

Care providers will learn how harnessing the power of robotics and new technology can open up a brave new world for them when they gather for a major conference.

Upcoming Events

'Too Hot to Handle' Fire Safety Seminar

Fire Service College Moreton in Marsh Gloucestershire GL56 0RH
19-20 September

Infection Prevention in Care and at Home One Day Conference

SEC Glascow, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW
30 September 2018

NACC Training & Development Forum 2018

East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham
3-5 October 2018

The Care Show

NEC Birmingham
17-18 October

Care Roadshow Cardiff

Cardiff City Stadium
23 October 2018

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