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Exemplar Health Care opens multi-faith room at Birmingham care home

Exemplar Health Care has opened a multi-faith room at its Blackmoor specialist care home in Birmingham for adults living with complex and high acuity needs.

Audley appoints Graham to build West Yorkshire retirement village

Audley Group has appointed Graham to lead on the construction of a 110-acre retirement village in West Yorkshire.

Avery Healthcare looks to Horizon for construction of £8.4m Essex home

Avery Healthcare has awarded Horizon Construction the contract to build the former’s £8.4m care home in Braintree, Essex.

Millennium Care gets green light for Standish care home

Millennium Care has been granted planning permission for a 48-bed care home in Standish near Wigan.

Scotland waives background check fees for new social care staff

New staff joining the social care workforce in Scotland are to have entry costs paid by the Scottish government until the end of March.

Isle of Man reveals plans for £12.75m care home in Ramsey

The Isle of Man has unveiled plans to build a £12.75m residential care home in Ramsey in the north of the island.

Apex Medical changes name to Wellell

Taiwanese medical equipment supplier Apex Medical has changed its brand to Wellell.

Meaningful Care Matters salutes Royal Star & Garter at High Wycombe

Royal Star & Garter’s High Wycombe care home has received accreditation from care and culture consultancy Meaningful Care Matters for the implementation of its person-centred care model.

Care heroes to be recognised in monthly awards programme

Social care heroes across the country are set to be recognised for their hard work in a rolling awards programme.

Exemplar Health Care primed for summer opening of Merseyside care home

Exemplar Health Care is set to open this summer the £4.1m Edgewater care home in Wallasey, on Wirral in Merseyside.

Wren House Infrastructure acquires Voyage Care

Wren House Infrastructure has acquired Voyage Care from private equity outfits Duke Street and Partners Group for an undisclosed sum.

Morar Living holes up in St Andrews with care home plans

Simply UK has submitted plans to build a 70-bed care home in St Andrews on the east coast of central Scotland.

Exemplar gets green light for Walsall specialist nursing home

Exemplar Health Care has been granted planning permission to build a 30-bed care home in Walsall.

Acquisitions drive Allegra Care expansion into East Anglia

Allegra Care and real estate fund manager Moorfield have completed the acquisition of two homes in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk from Alysia Caring, adding a further 133 beds to the partnership’s nursing, dementia and care homes portfolio.

ROAR B2B launches UK Care Week show in July

Exhibition organiser ROAR B2B has launched UK Care Week, a new show that replaces the Dementia, Care & Nursing Home Expo.

Free PPE provision extended to March 2023

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has extended the provision of free PPE to adult social care providers until 31 March 2023.

Castlemeadow Care gets green light for £30m Suffolk care complex

Castlemeadow Care has secured planning permission for the development of a £30m care complex in Halesworth, East Suffolk.

NCF survey finds 43 per cent of care home providers curbing admissions

A survey by National Care Forum (NCF) has found 43 per cent of care home providers are closing to new admissions due to the impact of the Omicron variant.

JLA launches major expansion of critical business services

Care home critical equipment and services provider JLA has unveiled a new brand and customer focus following a period of acquisitions and consolidation.

Vacant Bath care home put up for sale for £2.5m

Care home broker Christie & Co has brought to market the former Newbridge House care home in Bath as a vacant site off a guide price of £2.5m.

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Upcoming Events

NASHiCS - Summer Seminar for Safety & Health in Care Services

The Incora Pavillion, Derbyshire County Cricket Club, County Ground, Nottingham Road, Derby DE21 6DA
Tuesday 14th June 2022

Care & Occupational Therapy Show 2022

Westpoint Arena, Exeter
Tuesday 21st June 2022

UK Care Week

NEC, Birmingham
6th - 7th July 2022

The Care Show 2022

National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham
Wednesday 12th October - Thursday 13th October 202

Care Roadshows - London

Epsom Downs Racecourse,
18th October 2022

Care Roadshows - Cardiff

Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff
15th November 2022

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