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Construction milestone celebrated at Essex care home

Construction milestone celebrated at Essex care home

April 10 2014

Care UK has moved a step closer to delivering a new multi-million pound care home in Essex with a topping out ceremony held on site to mark the latest construction milestone.

‘What to do about mum and dad’ - still a taboo subject for many

‘What to do about mum and dad’ - still a taboo subject for many

April 8 2014

Two thirds of adults worry about the future care of their parents, yet most refuse to discuss the topic with them, and even less have made any plans, new research has revealed.

Making a splash in Castleford

Making a splash in Castleford

April 7 2014

People with learning disabilities living in Castleford, West Yorkshire now have access to a regular weekly swimming session thanks to one member of the Care UK team.

Ten out of ten planning approvals for new Suffolk care homes

Ten out of ten planning approvals for new Suffolk care homes

April 3 2014

Care UK’s £60 million investment to provide better care for older people in Suffolk has taken a big step forward, with planning permission granted for all ten new care home and wellbeing centre developments.

‘Can do’ support worker is the winner of winners

‘Can do’ support worker is the winner of winners

March 27 2014

A mental health support worker at Rosebank House - who overcame his own health and personal challenges to help others - has been recognised with a national award. John Russell, 51, won Care UK’s Chief Executive’s Award. This is the first award of its kind from the independent health and social care provider. All nominees are previous national award recipients, making John a winner among winners.

Wandsworth healthcare assistant scoops top national award

Wandsworth healthcare assistant scoops top national award

March 25 2014

A healthcare assistant working at The Junction Health Centre in Clapham has been named sexual health professional of the year. Tinu Oluwole scooped the top national prize during a glittering award ceremony in London for the Brook 2014 UK Sexual Health Awards.

People from across Devon and Cornwall join in fun and free health checks

People from across Devon and Cornwall join in fun and free health checks

March 18 2014

When the team at the Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre decided to open their doors to showcase their facilities and services they were delighted when more than 470 members of the public came along.

Helping to train the health professionals of tomorrow

Helping to train the health professionals of tomorrow

March 14 2014

The next generation of health professionals is being given a helping hand across Greater Manchester by an independent provider of health and social care services.

Pupils help celebrate the start of work on new Suffolk care home

Pupils help celebrate the start of work on new Suffolk care home

March 6 2014

Pupils from Cedars Park Community Primary School in Stowmarket have helped mark the beginning of construction work on Care UK’s new care home and wellbeing centre in the town.

Care UK wins new offender healthcare contracts and helps prisoners to play a greater role in their own wellbeing

Care UK wins new offender healthcare contracts and helps prisoners to play a greater role in their own wellbeing

March 4 2014

NHS England has awarded the healthcare contracts for HMP Brixton and HMP Pentonville to independent health and social care provider Care UK, the largest single provider of healthcare to HM Prison Service.

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