Tag: Community Integrated Care

Dumfries & Galloway MP praises new Kirkcudbright specialist care service

Dumfries & Galloway MP praises new Kirkcudbright specialist care service

Tenants from School Close, a state-of-the-art specialist care service for adults with learning disabilities in Kirkcudbright, were delighted to welcome Dumfries and Galloway MP, Richard Arkless, to their new home.   School Close is one of Community Integrated Care’s most exciting new developments, offering tenants a modern, life-enhancing living environment and more independent way of […]

March 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
Care home residents take part in dementia research exhibited at FACT Liverpool

Care home residents take part in dementia research exhibited at FACT Liverpool

Residents and their families from Green Heys Care Home, in Liverpool, have participated in a pioneering artistic research project that explores the impact that touch can have in promoting stimulation and emotional connection in dementia care. The findings were revealed to participants for the first time during a special exhibition launch at FACT (Foundation for Arts […]

March 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
Social care charity’s communications team named UK’s best

Social care charity’s communications team named UK’s best

Community Integrated Care’s Internal Communications Team has been recognised as Britain’s best after scooping six top accolades at the Chartered Institute of PR (CIPR) #InsideStory Awards, which took place in London last week.    The Cheshire-based charity’s Internal Communications Team of two, Danielle Chan & Siobhan Biggane, were recognised in five out of the six […]

March 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
Stranraer care home joins Zimmer frame craze

Stranraer care home joins Zimmer frame craze

Thorney Croft Care Home in Stranraer has joined the national ‘Pimp My Zimmer’ campaign – a unique initiative aimed at brightening up the traditional walking aids with personalised decorations. The craze has also seen significant health benefits, helping reduce the risk of falls within care homes.   The campaign was devised by creative care home […]

February 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Social care charity and St Helens Rugby League Club deliver sports sessions to adults with learning disabilities

Social care charity and St Helens Rugby League Club deliver sports sessions to adults with learning disabilities

Social care charity, Community Integrated Care and St. Helen’s Rugby League Club – The Saints – have formed an exciting new partnership, offering adults with learning disabilities the opportunity to take part in health and wellbeing activities, as well as special match day experiences.   Community Integrated Care is one of Britain’s biggest and most […]

February 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Community Integrated Care supports pioneering dementia research being exhibited at FACT Liverpool

Community Integrated Care supports pioneering dementia research being exhibited at FACT Liverpool

Community Integrated Care is supporting pioneering artistic research that explores the impact that touch can have in promoting stimulation and emotional connection in dementia care. The findings will form part of an upcoming exhibition, ‘Hold’, at FACT (Foundation for Arts and Creative Technology) in Liverpool from 13th to 19th February.   Community Integrated Care is […]

February 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
Social care charity shortlisted for six national communications awards

Social care charity shortlisted for six national communications awards

National social care charity, Community Integrated Care, has been nominated for six top accolades at the Chartered Institute of PR (CIPR) #insidestory Awards. This success recognises the charity’s efforts to deliver innovative approaches to communications and improve engagement with its 6000-strong workforce.   Community Integrated Care is one of the UK’s biggest social care charities. […]

January 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Billingham charity’s Christmas show is sell-out success

Billingham charity’s Christmas show is sell-out success

A Billingham day care service that supports adults with learning disabilities, hosted a nineties themed Christmas production which was a huge hit with the local community.   On Thursday 15th December, people supported and staff members at Tees Alive performed their new production, That 90s Show, to a full house at the Billingham Forum. The […]

January 5, 2017 | By | Reply More
Official opening of state-of-the-art apartment complex for adults with disabilities

Official opening of state-of-the-art apartment complex for adults with disabilities

On Thursday 8th December, award-winning charity Community Integrated Care, officially opened School Close, a state-of-the-art care service for adults with learning disabilities. School Close is a brand new specialist care service in the heart of Kirkcudbright that offers tenants a homely and accessible living environment. By using both leading architectural approaches and assistive technologies, it […]

January 4, 2017 | By | Reply More
Community Integrated Care supports pioneering dementia artistic research

Community Integrated Care supports pioneering dementia artistic research

Community Integrated Care is supporting pioneering artistic research that explores the impact that touch can have in promoting stimulation and emotional connection in dementia care, working with the leading arts collective, Invisible Flock. Community Integrated Care is one of Britain’s biggest and most successful social care charities. It provides specialist support to almost 1000 people […]

December 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Wythenshawe care home residents get crafty with pupils from local primary school

Wythenshawe care home residents get crafty with pupils from local primary school

Residents at Wythenshaw-based care home, The Peele, enjoyed a festive morning of arts, crafts and carols with pupils from Crossacres Primary Academy.   In the lead up to Christmas, 20 Year 4 pupils from Crossacres Primary Academy spent the morning making festive cards and gifts with people supported at The Peele care home. They also […]

December 29, 2016 | By | Reply More
Manchester dementia care home awarded for its compassionate end of life care

Manchester dementia care home awarded for its compassionate end of life care

A Manchester dementia care home collected a top award for its compassionate end of life care yesterday at the prestigious 3rd Sector Care Awards. EachStep Blackley received the ‘End of Life Care Award’ at the prestigious event, which was hosted in London by Dame Esther Rantzen. The awards are one of the biggest honours in the […]

December 12, 2016 | By | Reply More
Castle Douglas care home named Finalists at Scottish Care Awards

Castle Douglas care home named Finalists at Scottish Care Awards

Carlingwark House, a Castle Douglas care home, were finalists in three categories at Scottish Care’s 2016 Care Home Awards this weekend. The home was recognised in the Manager of the Year, Meaningful Activity and Innovative Practice categories.   Carlingwark House supports 30 people who live with dementia and age-related needs. The home also provides day […]

November 25, 2016 | By | Reply More
Castle Douglas care home shortlisted for three care awards

Castle Douglas care home shortlisted for three care awards

Carlingwark House, a Castle Douglas care home, has been shortlisted in three categories at the Scottish Care Home Awards.  Carlingwark House supports 30 people who live with dementia and age-related needs. The home also provides day care opportunities to local people. It is part of national social care charity, Community Integrated Care.  The home has […]

November 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
State-of-the-art apartment complex opens for adults with disabilities

State-of-the-art apartment complex opens for adults with disabilities

A new state-of-the-art apartment complex for adults with learning and physical disabilities welcomed its first tenants this month. School Close is a brand new specialist care service in the heart of Kirkcudbright that will offer tenants a life-enhancing living environment, which promotes a more independent way of living. The purpose-built supported living service is managed […]

September 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Widnes Vikings star to host accessible sports festival for people with learning disabilities

Widnes Vikings star to host accessible sports festival for people with learning disabilities

Widnes Vikings star player Hep Cahill will be hosting a unique sports festival for people with learning disabilities on Saturday 1st October, working with the charity Community Integrated Care. The event, which is inspired by the spirit of the Paralympics, will see participants raise money for a special community project that the rugby star has […]

September 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
Footie fans unite to support Stranraer care home

Footie fans unite to support Stranraer care home

Thorney Croft care home will be enjoying a new indoor seating area to promote the relaxation and activity for the people it supports, thanks to the generosity of Stranraer Football Club’s fans.   Six staff members from Thorney Croft were invited to host a fundraising collection at the club’s recent game against Scottish Premiership giants […]

September 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Widnes Charities Partner to Support People with Learning Disabilities into Employment

Widnes Charities Partner to Support People with Learning Disabilities into Employment

Widnes-based Cathie Stankevitch Foundation has this week launched a partnership with Community Integrated Care, to offer people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and autism, volunteering opportunities – enhancing their work experience and employment skills.   The Cathie Stankevitch Foundation was founded by rugby league legend John Stankevitch in honour of his late mother. The foundation, […]

August 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Exotic beach party for Manchester care home residents

Exotic beach party for Manchester care home residents

Saint-Tropez came to Manchester as residents of Pemberton Fold Care Home enjoyed an exotic beach party in the summer sun.   Residents in the Little Hulton home celebrated the summer in style with their families in an amazing garden, which was transformed with sand and seaside memorabilia – bringing the fun of the seaside to […]

August 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
100 people from care charity watch Widnes Vikings slay Dragons

100 people from care charity watch Widnes Vikings slay Dragons

100 people from the charity Community Integrated Care watched Widnes Vikings beat Catalans Dragons this weekend, giving a special day out to people with care and support needs, their families, volunteers and dedicated staff.   This visit represented an unprecedented effort by a social care charity and a sports club to enable as many people […]

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