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At last dementia is getting the attention it requires

At last dementia is getting the attention it requires

March 5 2015

In her first article, Pauline Houchin, Care UK’s new head of care & clinical services, welcomes the increase in interest and funding that  dementia care and research is receiving.

Kidderminster care home goes on a dementia adventure

Kidderminster care home goes on a dementia adventure

March 4 2015

People in Kidderminster and surrounding areas are invited to find out more about dementia at Care UK’s Brook Court care home on Oldnall Road on Tuesday 10 March from 12-3pm.

Top care rating by residents at Mills Meadow

Top care rating by residents at Mills Meadow

March 2 2015

Residents at Mills Meadow care home in Framlingham have had their say in the 2014 Your Care Rating Survey.

St. Ives care home goes on a ‘Dementia Adventure’

St. Ives care home goes on a ‘Dementia Adventure’

February 27 2015

People in St. Ives are invited to find out more about dementia at Care UK’s Field Lodge care home, which is situated on London Road, on Wednesday 4 March from 12noon until 3pm.

Calling all patients – your Patient Forum needs you!

Calling all patients – your Patient Forum needs you!

February 27 2015

A hospital which is to remain open after being threatened with closure is looking to develop its Patient Forum.

Stansted care home joins forces with Stroke Association

February 26 2015

Care UK’s Mountfitchet House care home is teaming up with the Stroke Association on Thursday 5 March for a free event designed to help local people recognise the signs of a stroke and to provide support for those who are caring for loved ones recovering from a stroke.

Patients’ report is good news for Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

Patients’ report is good news for Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

February 23 2015

Excellent feedback from people undergoing joint surgery at Care UK’s Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre has seen the centre appear near the top of a table of the 50 highest performing hospitals in the country.

Arthritis Research UK and Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre join forces to build awareness in Plymouth

Arthritis Research UK and Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre join forces to build awareness in Plymouth

February 23 2015

Leading charity Arthritis Research UK and the Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre have joined forces to help raise awareness of the issues around arthritis, in and around Plymouth.

Framlingham care home residents get closer to nature

Framlingham care home residents get closer to nature

February 23 2015

Residents at Mills Meadow care home in Framlingham have been getting closer to nature and enjoying their new garden, as part of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch that took place on the last weekend in January.

Lowestoft care home ‘Wear it Red’ and raise over £200

Lowestoft care home ‘Wear it Red’ and raise over £200

February 23 2015

Colleagues at Britten Court care home and day club, on Love Road in Lowestoft, have been busy baking for British Heart Foundation’s ‘Wear it Red’ day on 6 February 2015.

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