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Halloween fun at Richmond Nantwich

Halloween fun at Richmond Nantwich

With ages ranging from six months to 105 years old, the ‘Bring your children and grandchildren to work day’ at Richmond Nantwich was a feast of fun and laughter as the youngsters related to the residents and staff were invited to the retirement village to enjoy a day full of activities.
Residents experience virtual reality

Residents experience virtual reality

Virtual reality technology is introducing a brand new, exciting world to residents who live at Stokeleigh care home in Bristol.
Marking the Armistice centenary

Marking the Armistice centenary

Residents from The Royal Star & Garter Homes created poppies ahead of the Armistice centenary on 11 November.
Optalis staff make awards final

Optalis staff make awards final

Employees from social care provider, Optalis, were delighted to be named as finalists in three categories in the regional Great British Care Awards.
Quantum commemorates war centenary

Quantum commemorates war centenary

Twenty six Quantum Care homes for older people took part in this year’s First World War centenary commemorations by making their own tributes for the occasion.
Cutting edge design and adaptation

Cutting edge design and adaptation

The search to find the brightest and best innovations to help people with disabilities has been launched by a leading care provider.
Dementia therapy service launched

Dementia therapy service launched

On 22 November at 2.30pm, Jackie Pool, director of memory care at Sunrise of Eastbourne care home, will be launching an exciting cognitive rehabilitation and therapy service for residents.
Work begins on Leicester home

Work begins on Leicester home

York-based DWA Architects has just started work on a new 30-bedroom care site in Leicester, in the grounds of an existing care facility.
Resident reaches 105 years

Resident reaches 105 years

The First World War hadn’t yet begun when Lena Arger was born and she has just celebrated her 105th birthday!
Hull home scoops garden award

Hull home scoops garden award

Residents and staff at a Hull care home are feeling blooming marvellous after scooping a gardening award thanks to their green fingers.
Borough Care launches new website

Borough Care launches new website

Borough Care has created a new website that reflects the company’s ‘Life in Colour’ values.
Alpaca adventure at Southampton home

Alpaca adventure at Southampton home

Woodlands House in Southampton excitedly welcomed two Alpacas to meet and greet the residents.
CQC proposes regulatory fees

CQC proposes regulatory fees

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published its consultation on the fees that it proposes to charge providers in 2019/20.
Resident celebrates reaching 102

Resident celebrates reaching 102

Friends and family gathered at The Royal Star & Garter Homes in Surbiton to celebrate the 102nd birthday of Marjorie ‘Johnnie’ Steiner.
Hessle home welcomes new manager

Hessle home welcomes new manager

An East Yorkshire based care home, which specialises in dementia care, has appointed a new manager who has over 25 years of care experience.
Care UK achieves fourth 'outstanding'

Care UK achieves fourth 'outstanding'

Perry Manor care home in Worcestershire has become the fourth Care UK home to secure an 'outstanding' rating from the Care Quality Commission.
Gracewell celebrates grand opening

Gracewell celebrates grand opening

The red carpet was rolled out for the grand opening of new care home, Gracewell of Ascot, early in October.
Wokingham home celebrates

Wokingham home celebrates

Staff and residents at an Optalis care home in Wokingham have been celebrating with a tea party following a ‘good’ CQC inspection.
Hallmark shortlisted for dementia awards

Hallmark shortlisted for dementia awards

Hallmark Care Homes has been shortlisted for two prestigious Dementia Care Awards.
Barchester celebrates staff and volunteers

Barchester celebrates staff and volunteers

Barchester Healthcare recognised and rewarded the best of its employees at the Barchester Care Awards 2018 in Manchester at The Midland Hotel early in October.

Upcoming Events

Innovative Care Exhibition

Westpoint Centre, Exeter, EX5 1DJ
13 March 2019

The Future of Care Conference

The King’s Fund, No. 11 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0AN
19 March 2019

The Cleaning Show 2019

Excel, London
19-21 March 2019

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NEC, Birmingham
26-27 March 2019

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Hampden Park Stadium,Letherby Drive, Glasgow, G42 9BA
30 April 2019

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