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Jean Chesterman, a resident at Care UK’s Kingsfield care home, has published a new book of poems for children under her pseudonym of Jean Kenward.
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Care home residents and day club members across the country are celebrating after being commended for their creativity in a nature-inspired national poetry competition organised by Care UK.
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Care UK has today confirmed the sale of its domiciliary care services, supporting around 13,000 people in their own homes, to Mears Group.
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Southampton NHS Treatment Centre, which operates from the Royal South Hants Hospital, will continue to be run by Care UK until October 2020.
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Care UK has published Good to Go – a guide to overcoming the challenges of getting out and about, aimed at transforming the experiences of those caring for loved ones living with dementia.
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Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre has entered the national top 10 and has been identified as top in Plymouth for the friends and family test, according to figures from the NHS Confederation quarterly report on independent sector providers.
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Construction is now underway on a new £7.5 million Care UK home in North Bar Place, Banbury. The purpose-built care home is expected to create up to 75 jobs when it opens in 2016.
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An orthopaedic surgeon from Care UK’s Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre has recently returned to Somerset following a month spent treating the victims of shelling in war-torn Ukraine.
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Another major charity has chosen JunariCRM+ to help them manage their donations and operations
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An ios god game about civilizations, miracles and destruction
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Inspectors from the Care Quality Commission have praised the team at Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre for the care and compassion shown to patients following an inspection, one of the first of its kind in the country.
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In her first article, Pauline Houchin, Care UK’s new head of care & clinical services, welcomes the increase in interest and funding that dementia care and research is receiving.
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Care UK has announced the appointment of home manager, Mark Shockledge, who takes the helm of state-of-the-art care home, Abney Court, as it gears up to welcome its first residents in April.
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An eating disorder specialist has called for more help at mealtimes for the families of young people suffering from anorexia nervosa.
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Under-cooked turkeys, over-indulged stomachs and freezing weather are just some of the perils which could make your festive season less than merry. But a few common sense precautions should help you cope with the worst that winter may throw at us.
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Everyone wants Christmas to be magical but all too often it can become stressful as family members’ different needs and expectations collide. Maizie Mears-Owen, head of dementia at Care UK, offers advice.
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It was an unforgettable evening when those honoured in the Care UK Residential Care Services Stars awards gathered at the Heythrop Park Resort to celebrate excellence in care across 16 categories.
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David Hare, Chief Executive of NHS Partners Network and Jim Easton, Managing Director for Health Care at Care UK, respond to the Dalton review into securing the clinical and financial sustainability of organisations providing NHS care.
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A survey of 1,000 GPs has identified concerns that out of hours care is being hindered by a lack of integration with in-hours services and insufficient resources to consistently provide high quality care.
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People working for Care UK are basking in the glory of being nationally recognised in the organisation’s 2014 Health Care Awards.
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Independent sector health and social care provider Care UK has announced a partnership with Dementia Adventure to deliver a joint programme of free events, which will provide advice and support for around 800 family carers over the next 12 months.
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As the cold weather sweeps in and we all reach for our scarves and gloves, family carers are being urged by Care UK to make sure that they get flu jabs, not only for those they look after, but, just as importantly, for themselves.
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Cry in the Dark, a charitable organisation bringing hope and physical aid to the people of Romania, has announced their 16th anniversary.
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Care UK carers have reached the finals of the two most prestigious care awards in Britain – the National Care Awards and the National Dementia Care Awards.
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Lisa Morris, head chef at Care UK’s Ambleside care home in Stratford-Upon-Avon, is celebrating after scooping a top award at the annual Great British Care Awards.
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The team at Care UK’s Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre has won a prestigious award for its highly successful work in reducing the number of falls experienced by inpatients.
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It was party time at The Potteries in Poole last week, when the Care UK home celebrated its first anniversary.
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Care UK’s Winchcombe Place care home is in the running to scoop a prestigious award after being named as a finalist in the ‘New Build’ category of The SBID International Design Awards 2014.
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The first residents have been welcomed to Care UK’s newest care home, Mountfitchet House in Essex.
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Care UK has welcomed the announcement this week that waiting time targets are to be introduced for people with mental health problems in England.