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Foxbridge House celebrates fifth birthday with community fun

Foxbridge House celebrates fifth birthday with community fun

April 27 2018

Foxbridge House care home threw open its doors to the local community in celebration of a milestone birthday. 

Dragon race helps colleagues support new charity for bereaved parents

Dragon race helps colleagues support new charity for bereaved parents

April 23 2018

The team at St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre is in training for a day of dragon boat racing that will enable a colleague’s newly-formed charity to support bereaved parents in Hampshire.

Care UK celebrates Care Home Open Day

Care UK celebrates Care Home Open Day

April 18 2018

Care UK homes across the country are opening their doors to the local community in celebration of Care Home Open Day.

First for region: dementia friendly barber visits Hadrian Park

First for region: dementia friendly barber visits Hadrian Park

April 17 2018

Hadrian Park is one of the first in the region to be joined by a dementia friendly barber. 

Care UK’s chief pharmacist reaches finals of prestigious awards

Care UK’s chief pharmacist reaches finals of prestigious awards

April 11 2018

Care UK’s lead pharmacist has been shortlisted for a prestigious award for his work directing medication across nine NHS treatment centres nationwide.

Hip replacement in your 90s? “Do as you’re told,” says hip patient Iris, 95

Hip replacement in your 90s? “Do as you’re told,” says hip patient Iris, 95

April 10 2018

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh is recovering from a hip replacement at the age of 96. Joint replacements in the 90s are not unusual, and one nonagenarian hip patient has some advice for the Duke.

Rhyming fun a hit at care homes nationwide

Rhyming fun a hit at care homes nationwide

April 3 2018

Residents at more than 40 Care UK homes across the country celebrated World Poetry Day on Wednesday 21 March.

Awards celebrate the cream of Care UK Healthcare

Awards celebrate the cream of Care UK Healthcare

March 26 2018

Awards which recognise excellence across the healthcare professional spectrum have celebrated the cream of Care UK Healthcare

A dedication to residents’ care inspires runner in the world’s coldest race

A dedication to residents’ care inspires runner in the world’s coldest race

March 19 2018

A Care UK care home regional facilities manager, praised by colleagues for his determination in ensuring residents’ wellbeing, has shown the same dedication during a 300 mile race in temperatures as low as -54 degrees. 

It’s time to rhyme at Care UK homes nationwide

It’s time to rhyme at Care UK homes nationwide

March 16 2018

Care home residents across the country have their pens and paper at the ready in anticipation of World Poetry Day (21 March).

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