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Surrey home achieves gold standard for end-of-life care

Surrey home achieves gold standard for end-of-life care

July 4 2011

Care UK's Amberley Lodge residential home in Purley, Surrey, has been awarded the prestigious Gold Standard Framework Care Homes Accreditation and awarded the Quality Hallmark Award at Beacon status for its work with patients at the end of their life.

Well-being of dementia care home residents in the spotlight

Well-being of dementia care home residents in the spotlight

July 1 2011

Trials of innovative staff training techniques combined with changes to the surroundings in care homes are dramatically increasing the well-being of people with conditions like Alzheimer's disease.

The eyes have it: make sure your sight stays safe

The eyes have it: make sure your sight stays safe

June 30 2011

Care UK's team of eye care specialists are experts in helping people to value their vision and keep their eyes healthy.The Ophthalmology Clinical Assessment and

Soldiers old and new raise funds for Help for Heroes at Slough care home

Soldiers old and new raise funds for Help for Heroes at Slough care home

June 20 2011

Residents at Care UK's Oak House home will be joined by serving members of the armed forces and the Mayor of Slough, Councillor Sukhjit Dhaliwal, as they remember lives spent in the forces and raise money for Help for Heroes in a fun-filled event on Friday 24th June.

Quality and innovation in residential care recognised with prestigious award for Care UK

Quality and innovation in residential care recognised with prestigious award for Care UK

June 10 2011

Quality of care, innovation and sound partnerships at 57 residential and nursing homes across the country have helped Care UK to win a national award recognising the organisation as residential care provider of the year.

Comment from Mike Parish, Chief Executive, Care UK

Comment from Mike Parish, Chief Executive, Care UK

June 1 2011

Care UK's Chief Executive has today expressed his disappointment and frustration at the recent unfavourable media coverage of the care sector.

Job Fair Highlights Healthcare Opportunities

Job Fair Highlights Healthcare Opportunities

May 13 2011

A Portsmouth NHS Treatment Centre is giving people considering a career in healthcare a chance to find out about opportunities in the city and across the UK.

Godalming homes hang out the flags for Kate and Wills

Godalming homes hang out the flags for Kate and Wills

April 26 2011

Care UK's Godalming nursing homes will be celebrating the royal wedding with a week of events leading up to the big day on Friday 29th April 2011.

A month of royal wedding fun for residents at Crewe nursing home

A month of royal wedding fun for residents at Crewe nursing home

April 26 2011

Residents and staff at Care UK's Station House home in Crewe are in the party spirit already, as they have been celebrating the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton throughout the whole of April.

'Egg-cellent' time for residents at Woking care home

'Egg-cellent' time for residents at Woking care home

April 21 2011

Spring has sprung at Care UK's Kingsleigh care home as the residents' much-loved Rhode Island hens began to lay, just in time for Easter.

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