November 24 2015
Everyone wants to feel they contribute and have value to those around them and that’s no different for people living with dementia. Care UK’s head of dementia takes a look at how the garden can help you and your family make the most of the season’s gardening tasks.
November 19 2015
There’s a chance to see how Derbyshire’s newest operating theatre is progressing as a time lapse camera monitors the work onsite at Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre in Chesterfield.
November 13 2015
Residents from Care UK homes across the country have got their mixing bowls and wooden spoons at the ready for a festive stir-up on the traditional day for making Christmas puddings, Stir-up Sunday.
November 6 2015
Across Care UK’s treatment centres and diagnostic services, radiographers will be raising a cupcake to celebrate World Radiography Day (8 November). In the north-west one radiographer will be celebrating being back in the profession she loves.
November 5 2015
Care UK and specialist construction partner Castleoak have celebrated the start of work on a new £6 million care home in Horsham, West Sussex.
October 28 2015
People caring for a loved one with dementia are being encouraged to view their homes in a new way as experts in Care UK’s dementia team explain how everyday objects can be used to keep up people’s life skills.
October 21 2015
Residents and colleagues at Mills Meadow care home in Framlingham in Suffolk received a special visit this week when Ed Sheeran popped in to cut the ribbon to the home’s new ‘Sheeran Suite’
October 20 2015
The Mayor of Stockport, Councillor Andrew Verdeille, was given the honour of cutting the ribbon and officially opening Abney Court care home at its grand launch event.
October 15 2015
Students from universities around Greater Manchester are benefiting from work placements with Care UK’s Greater Manchester NHS Clinical and Assessment Treatment Service thanks to a partnership with local educational institutions.
October 12 2015
The completion of the eighth of 10 new care homes built by Care UK in partnership with Suffolk County Council was marked recently when a very special resident at the home cut the ribbon during a ceremony attended by representatives from a wide range of local organisations.