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    Family owned care operator acquires Hertfordshire nursing home

    Family owned care operator acquires Hertfordshire nursing home

    A family owned care operator has acquired a Hertfordshire nursing home, and plans to transform the home over the next couple of years.   Acacia Care, who also own a luxury residential home in Nottingham, has recently taken over Chalfont Court and will be carrying out a major internal refurbishment bringing it to the same […]

    4th April 2018 | By | Reply More
    Welwyn Garden City care home opened by Grant Schapps MP

    Welwyn Garden City care home opened by Grant Schapps MP

    On the 19th of January, Country Court Care welcomed local dignitaries and business people to the Grand Opening of their newest care home, Oakview Lodge, in Welwyn Garden City. Grant Schapps MP, along with Councillor Barbara Fitzsimon, The Deputy Mayor of Welwyn Garden City and Country Court Care’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr Abdul Kachra cut […]

    1st February 2018 | By | Reply More
    ‘Outstanding’ Exeter nursing home awarded Stirling Gold Standard for dementia-friendly environment

    ‘Outstanding’ Exeter nursing home awarded Stirling Gold Standard for dementia-friendly environment

    Staff and residents at Exeter’s Green Tree Court residential nursing home are celebrating gaining top marks for creating an exceptionally dementia-friendly environment. The innovative nursing home in Pinhoe has been formally awarded the Stirling Gold Standard, an internationally recognised benchmark devised by the Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) based at the University of Stirling in […]

    16th January 2018 | By | Reply More
    Solehawk opens £3m outstanding North East care home

    Solehawk opens £3m outstanding North East care home

    PROVIDER of professional care, Solehawk, has opened an impressive new development in the West End of Newcastle following a significant £3.2m investment.   Ashton Court Care Home, located on West Road in Fenham, has welcomed its first residents creating 30 local jobs, and was officially opened by the Lord Mayor of Newcastle Councillor Linda Wright. […]

    7th December 2017 | By | Reply More
    Bucks fizz celebration as Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees opens care home’s new bistro

    Bucks fizz celebration as Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees opens care home’s new bistro

    A NEW bistro has been officially opened by the Mayor of Stockton-on-Tees at The Beeches Care Home.   Mayor Councillor Maurice Perry and Mayoress Laraine Perry cut the ribbon at the event to officially declare the new facility open.   Residents, relatives and staff at the care home, on Green Lane, Newtown, all attended to […]

    5th December 2017 | By | Reply More
    Dundee care home gets hair salon and American-style diner thanks to generous donation

    Dundee care home gets hair salon and American-style diner thanks to generous donation

    RESIDENTS at a Dundee care home will be able to enjoy American-style dining and get their hair cut in style, thanks to a generous donation from a former resident’s fundraiser. The memorial for 101-year-old Jerry Morrison raised £500 for the Bupa Balcarres Care Home following his death in September. Now staff have spent the money […]

    21st November 2017 | By | Reply More
    Tranquility Room opened at Lancashire care home

    Tranquility Room opened at Lancashire care home

    Residents and relatives have been able to enjoy a little bit of peace and quiet in style, as Stocks Hall Care Home in Ormskirk, Lancashire unveiled its new Tranquility Room. The renovated project of an existing conservatory has taken 4 months to complete was officially opened by Edna Adams, 95 who lives at the Care […]

    3rd November 2017 | By | Reply More
    Shortfall in bed spaces continues to increase in the UK care home market

    Shortfall in bed spaces continues to increase in the UK care home market

    Over the next 5 years, demand for care home places is expected to far exceed the number of bed spaces available. Demand is forecast to increase by around 9,000 bed spaces each year, while the current rate of care home development is at 5000-6000 new beds per year, leading to a substantial shortfall. The most […]

    23rd October 2017 | By | Reply More
    Abbeyfield Scotland celebrates completion of interiors upgrade

    Abbeyfield Scotland celebrates completion of interiors upgrade

    Abbeyfield Scotland, the charity that provides independent living with support for older people across Scotland, held a celebration at their house in Garngaber Avenue in Lenzie to mark the completion of an interiors upgrade project. Local MSP, Ms Rona Mackay joined, residents, local volunteers, and the Abbeyfield Scotland team to officially cut the ribbon on […]

    26th April 2017 | By | Reply More
    Red carpet opening for Gracewell care home

    Red carpet opening for Gracewell care home

    Guests celebrated the opening of Gracewell of Sutton Coldfield, a new luxury care home on Jockey Road, in grand style last week. 75 VIP visitors were welcomed by a red carpet to an afternoon of free-flowing champagne and gourmet canapés to celebrate the newest care home in Sutton Coldfield. Councillor Margaret Waddington from Birmingham City […]

    21st February 2017 | By | Reply More
    Somerset landmarks become major talking points in specialist dementia-care nursing homes

    Somerset landmarks become major talking points in specialist dementia-care nursing homes

    Murals showing well-known Somerset landmarks are becoming major talking points in local specialist dementia-care nursing homes run by Camelot Care.   In particular the large mural of Wimbleball Lake on Exmoor (pictured) which has been installed at Camelot House in Wellington is proving a firm favourite with residents, prompting them to share their memories about […]

    16th February 2017 | By | Reply More
    1950s-style American diner and ice cream parlour opens at Blackhall Colliery care complex

    1950s-style American diner and ice cream parlour opens at Blackhall Colliery care complex

    A newly developed 1950s American diner is set to enhance the lives of people living with dementia in a Hartlepool care home. Yohden Care Complex in Blackhall Colliery spent over £5000 converting a smaller dining room at the nursing and residential home into an on-site retro American diner and ice cream parlour, complete with seating […]

    8th December 2016 | By | Reply More
    Hallmark care home unveils its £700,000 refurbishment with help from the Mayor and international rugby star

    Hallmark care home unveils its £700,000 refurbishment with help from the Mayor and international rugby star

    Hallmark Care Homes’ facility in Cardiff has unveiled its £700,000 refurbishment to the general public with help from the Mayor Councillor Monica Walsh and Welsh rugby star Rhys Webb.   Shire Hall, which provides residential, nursing and dementia care, revealed its entire home refurbishment with tours for over 50 interested guests at an official grand […]

    5th December 2016 | By | Reply More
    NorthStar raises the bar on delivering five star care home design in Norfolk

    NorthStar raises the bar on delivering five star care home design in Norfolk

    Care home design and development specialists NorthStar have delivered a stunning new care home in the heart of Norwich for regional operator Castlemeadow Care.  This is the third collaboration for the two companies in as many years. The location of the new home in leafy Heigham Road in the heart of Norwich’s ‘Golden Triangle’ demanded […]

    2nd December 2016 | By | Reply More
    Dewsbury care home refurbishment includes brand new facilities

    Dewsbury care home refurbishment includes brand new facilities

    The Mayor of Kirklees officially reopened Ashworth Grange in Dewsbury this week, after the home completed a series of exciting renovations.  Councillor Jim Dodds enjoyed the Remembrance Day activities and war time singer to celebrate the occasion with residents and visitors alike.  Councillor Dodds was treated to a tour of the facilities and stopped for […]

    18th November 2016 | By | Reply More
    Supportive care worker shortlisted for Ancillary & Support award

    Supportive care worker shortlisted for Ancillary & Support award

    A member of staff who helped create a summer house and sweet shop for residents at a Glasgow care home has been nominated for this year’s Scottish Care – National Care Home Awards. Alex Ross, of Bupa’s Quayside Care Home, has been shortlisted in the Ancillary & Support Staff category for his daily dedication to […]

    7th November 2016 | By | Reply More
    Greensleeves Care starts work on a new care home in Kent

    Greensleeves Care starts work on a new care home in Kent

    Greensleeves Care has begun construction of its latest new home in Seal in Kent. The state-of-the-art home will provide premium accommodation for 75 local, elderly residents. The home is due to open in late 2017 and will provide nursing and residential care and create over 100 new jobs in the area.  Greensleeves Care took part in a […]

    3rd November 2016 | By | Reply More
    Somerset’s Casa di Lusso welcomes first residents…

    Somerset’s Casa di Lusso welcomes first residents…

    Notaro Homes latest care home Casa di Lusso, in Bower Lane, Bridgwater, in Somerset has opened its doors to residents. The home is equipped to care for 90 residents over three floors. Specialising in providing both Dementia and nursing care. Once the home is fully operational it will employ over 140 staff. Ten individuals have already moved […]

    28th October 2016 | By | Reply More
    Marlborough care home unveils £240,000 refurbishment

    Marlborough care home unveils £240,000 refurbishment

    The Orders of St John Care Trust (OSJCT), which runs 18 care homes throughout Wiltshire, has officially unveiled a £240,000 refurbishment project at its Marlborough care facility.   The renovation project, has been designed to help further meet the physical and social needs of residents living with dementia at Coombe End Court, Marlborough.   As […]

    3rd October 2016 | By | Reply More
    Care home construction on track to reach five-year high says Care & Dementia Show

    Care home construction on track to reach five-year high says Care & Dementia Show

    The British care home market is an attractive source of investment, with the value of construction contracts forecasted to reach a five year high in 2016. This is according to research conducted for the Care & Dementia Show as it launches a Care in Construction zone at this year’s event (11 – 12 October 2016, […]

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