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Care UK shortlisted for five National Dementia Care Awards

Care UK shortlisted for five National Dementia Care Awards

October 3 2017

Care UK is celebrating after being shortlisted for the National Dementia Care Awards. Appleby House in Epsom, Tor Na Dee in Mill Timber, Cleves Place in Haverhill and Hollins Park in Macclesfield have all been shortlisted.

Care UK colleagues, patients and residents set to come together and support the world’s biggest coffee morning

Care UK colleagues, patients and residents set to come together and support the world’s biggest coffee morning

September 28 2017

Colleagues in nearly 50 Care UK services nationwide are doing their bit for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 29 September to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Life a bunch of roses thanks to Chris’ new hip

Life a bunch of roses thanks to Chris’ new hip

September 26 2017

When Chris Curle, 78, a retired nurseryman and flower wholesaler from Exeter, found he needed a hip replacement he eventually listened to the encouragement of his wife and three daughters and chose Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre for his treatment.

Will Adams NHS Treatment Centre receives praise for endoscopy services

Will Adams NHS Treatment Centre receives praise for endoscopy services

September 25 2017

Endoscopy services at Will Adams NHS Treatment Centre have been given the seal of approval by the watchdog responsible for overseeing national accreditation.

BBC visits Tiltwood and its canine friend

BBC visits Tiltwood and its canine friend

September 22 2017

The BBC recently visited Tiltwood care home as part of a documentary looking at the benefits of pet therapy.

Suffolk care homes celebrate the Tour of Britain

Suffolk care homes celebrate the Tour of Britain

September 19 2017

Residents at Care UK homes across Suffolk got to work on their bikes to celebrate the Tour of Britain. 

Care home residents set sail down the Thames

Care home residents set sail down the Thames

September 15 2017

Residents at a Care UK home in Kingston-upon-Thames recently took to the water for an exciting afternoon of boating on the River Thames.

St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre book sale raises thousands for charities

St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre book sale raises thousands for charities

September 12 2017

What do Catherine Cookson, Chris Ryan, Danielle Steele and Tom Clancy have in common? Their books have helped the team at St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre to raise approximately £5,500 for local and national charities.

Kent horse trainer back in the saddle and on target after surgery

Kent horse trainer back in the saddle and on target after surgery

September 8 2017

Philip Donoghue has ridden and trained horses for most of his life, so when the arthritis in his right knee stopped him riding he wanted to find a quick and effective way of getting back in the saddle.

Eye school pupils become dementia friends

Eye school pupils become dementia friends

September 6 2017

Residents at Hartismere Place care home in Eye were joined by pupils from St. Peter and St. Paul CEVA Primary School to take part in a Dementia Friends information session.

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