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Care UK demonstrates its commitment to transparency by becoming the first national provider to publish a quality account for its residential care services

Care UK demonstrates its commitment to transparency by becoming the first national provider to publish a quality account for its residential care services

December 3 2013

Care UK has today become the first national health and social care provider to publish a quality account for its 112 care homes and 13 wellbeing centres in England and Scotland.

Quality and governance director to empower colleagues to make a difference

Quality and governance director to empower colleagues to make a difference

December 2 2013

Independent health and social care provider Care UK has announced the appointment of Caroline Roberts as its director of quality and governance.

National dementia expert joins Care UK

National dementia expert joins Care UK

November 28 2013

Dr Nori Graham, Vice President and former Chairman of the national Alzheimer's Society of England and Alzheimer's Disease International, has become a non-executive director with independent health and social care provider Care UK.

Care and compassion recognised at national awards ceremony

Care and compassion recognised at national awards ceremony

November 27 2013

Extraordinary achievements in care and support for older people were recognised at the annual Care UK Residential Care Services Awards, where 80 finalists from across England and Scotland gathered to celebrate the achievements of colleagues over the past year.

Dig reveals evidence of bronze age settlement on site of new care home in Suffolk

Dig reveals evidence of bronze age settlement on site of new care home in Suffolk

November 27 2013

An archaeological dig on the former Ipswich Airport airfield has discovered pottery pieces, ashes and rock that link to burial chambers used in the Bronze Age period.

Care UK dementia expert invited to blog for government website

Care UK dementia expert invited to blog for government website

November 26 2013

Health ministers from G8 countries are being brought together for a dementia summit in London on 11th December. Care UK’s head of dementia was invited to share her hopes for the summit on the government’s Dementia Challenge blog.

Charity receives £800 gift from new Care UK home

Charity receives £800 gift from new Care UK home

November 25 2013

Care UK fundraisers have presented a cheque for £800 to the East Sussex Association of Blind and Partially-Sighted People (ESAB) which has its headquarters in Hailsham.

Ceremony marks completion of building work on new Mildenhall Lodge care home

Ceremony marks completion of building work on new Mildenhall Lodge care home

November 22 2013

Suffolk County Council and Care UK marked the completion this week of the building and roof work on the spacious new Mildenhall Lodge care home and wellbeing centre in St John’s Close in the town.

Smart technology improves service for Norfolk’s ‘care at home’ residents and keeps carers safe

Smart technology improves service for Norfolk’s ‘care at home’ residents and keeps carers safe

November 20 2013

Brand new mobile technology will be rolled out for the first time in Norfolk next month to help increase care workers time talking to the people they support, as well as keeping carers safe in isolated areas.

Carer wins second dignity award for her dedication to residents

Carer wins second dignity award for her dedication to residents

November 19 2013

Dennah Patterson, a senior care assistant at Care UK’s Lennox House care home in Islington, has won her second award of the year for her passion and commitment to dignity in care.

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