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Dozens of Care UK homes raise a cuppa and funds for Dementia UK

Dozens of Care UK homes raise a cuppa and funds for Dementia UK

September 24 2013

Coffee mornings and afternoon teas in Care UK nursing and care homes across the country have raised funds for Dementia UK – the national charity dedicated to supporting families affected by dementia – and a cheque for £2,835 was presented to the charity by residents at Echelforde Care Home in Ashford.

Pet show to be held at Heather View

Pet show to be held at Heather View

September 24 2013

The community are invited to bring much-loved animals of all shapes and sizes to our pet show at Heather View.

Our fete raises funds for one of our favourite charities

Our fete raises funds for one of our favourite charities

September 24 2013

The Silversprings summer fete was a great success and today we welcomed the Alzheimer’s Society to our home to present them with a cheque from the proceeds.

Free health checks for visitors to Derbyshire treatment centre open day

Free health checks for visitors to Derbyshire treatment centre open day

September 23 2013

People keen to see behind the scenes at a popular NHS treatment centre are being invited to an open day on Sunday 29th September, where visitors can also receive a free health assessment checking BMI and blood pressure.

The Mayor of Ipswich comes to tea with Vilma Harding on her 108th birthday

The Mayor of Ipswich comes to tea with Vilma Harding on her 108th birthday

September 18 2013

Ipswich resident Vilma Harding, born in the Edwardian era in 1905, celebrates her 108th birthday today with cake, flowers and a visit from the Mayor of Ipswich, Councillor Hamil Clarke.

Rochdale patient praises health centre team for double quick eye surgery

Rochdale patient praises health centre team for double quick eye surgery

September 18 2013

A Rochdale health centre which was one of the first in the country to offer NHS cataract surgery in a non-hospital, community-based setting is maintaining its reputation for innovation by helping local people to receive their treatment in half the time it takes at other services in the area.

Generations come together at Bowes House party

Generations come together at Bowes House party

September 16 2013

Four generations of one family came together at Bowes House at the weekend.

Cakes and stars help us raise fund for charity

Cakes and stars help us raise fund for charity

September 13 2013

It is that time of year again at Mowat Court when we eat cake and drink coffee to raise money for MacMillan, the cancer charity.On Saturday 21st September, betw

Work starts on new Davers Court care home and wellbeing centre

Work starts on new Davers Court care home and wellbeing centre

September 11 2013

Councillor Jenny Antill, Assistant Portfolio Holder for Health and Adult Social Care at Suffolk County Council, has helped Care UK mark the start of building work for our new Davers Court care home on Shakers Lane in Bury St Edmunds.

Don’t miss the latest edition of Care Matters East Anglia – available to download now

Don’t miss the latest edition of Care Matters East Anglia – available to download now

September 10 2013

Care UK has published the second edition of its free regional magazine, Care Matters.

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