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New partnership to improve mental health care and support in Rotherham

New partnership to improve mental health care and support in Rotherham

March 25 2015

Care UK has joined a new mental health concordat aimed at helping people in Rotherham to get better, high quality care when they urgently need help.

Ex-racehorse Cavallini a big hit with care home residents

Ex-racehorse Cavallini a big hit with care home residents

March 23 2015

Care UK’s Francis Court care home recently welcomed a very special visitor to celebrate Cheltenham Ladies’ Day – a retired ex-racehorse called Cavallini, along with his owner and jockey Emily Tyson.

Medical professionals across the country learn from Care UK expert

Medical professionals across the country learn from Care UK expert

March 18 2015

Doctors across the country will soon be benefitting from the expertise of a specialist in gastrointestinal disease, based at North East London NHS Treatment Centre, following the publication of his latest work in a top medical journal.

Charity concert arrives in Cheltenham

Charity concert arrives in Cheltenham

March 13 2015

On Sunday 19 April, the Bacon Theatre in Cheltenham will play host to charity concert ‘Forget Me Not’, with proceeds going to Alzheimer’s Society.

National healthcare watchdog praises Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

National healthcare watchdog praises Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

March 9 2015

Inspectors from the Care Quality Commission have praised the team at Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre for the care and compassion shown to patients following

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.

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