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The Outstanding Society launches free best practice app

The Outstanding Society (OS) has launched a free app to share and celebrate best practice in the social care sector.

Oakland Care takes Gold for its workplace culture

Luxury care home provider Oakland Care has been awarded a Gold accreditation from Investors in People.

NCF calls on government to tackle deepening workforce crisis

The National Care Forum (NCF) has called for urgent government intervention to tackle the deepening workforce crisis in adult social care.

Connect2Care toolkit highlights lack of care apprenticeships

A new toolkit created by healthcare training specialist Connect2Care has revealed that less than 40 per cent of care operators offer apprenticeships at all career levels.

St Albans care dynasty adds Carrington House to its portfolio

Carrington House care home in Nottingham has been acquired by family-owned operator Beau Sejour Care Services.

Vida Healthcare encourages staff to climb high with ALP

Vida Healthcare has launched its Aspiring Leaders Programme (ALP), a bespoke training course providing career development opportunities for staff.

Rotherwood conquers Battlefield with care home plan

Rotherwood Group has purchased a site in Battlefield, Shrewsbury with a view to constructing a purpose-built luxury care home.

Beautiful Care Homes showcase portal launched

Property website NewHomesForSale.co.uk has launched a new portal, Beautiful Care Homes.

Bartlett’s in Buckinghamshire gets permission to extend

National property consultancy Carter Jonas has secured planning consent to extend Bartlett’s Residential Home in Stone, Buckinghamshire.

Cornish care home acquired by local Clann

Clann House care home in Lanivet, Cornwall, has been sold to local operators the Difford family.

Wilmslow Manor Care Centre officially opened

The Mayor of Cheshire East Council, Cllr David Marren, has officially opened Wilmslow Manor Care Centre in Wilmslow, Cheshire.

Caring Homes Group receives Princess Royal Training Award

Independent residential, nursing, and dementia care home network Caring Homes Group is celebrating after receiving a Princess Royal Training Award (PRTA).

Care England calls for care providers to be categorised as ‘vulnerable’

Care England has written to the government to call for care providers to be categorised as ‘vulnerable’ in its upcoming three-month review of the Energy Bill Relief Scheme.

Care home planned for Grade I listed Hampshire site

Planning permission has been granted for a new care home at LifeCare Residences’ existing Grade I listed Grove Place retirement village in Hampshire.

Elizabeth Finn Care Homes shortlisted for multiple awards

Elizabeth Finn Care Homes is celebrating after having been shortlisted for 11 awards.

CoolCare rebrands to solidify market-leading position

Leading care home admin software provider CoolCare has undergone a comprehensive rebrand.

Croft Avenue home in Cumbria sold to PH Care Group

PH Care Group has successfully purchased its seventh care home, Croft Avenue in Cumbria, to add to its burgeoning portfolio.

Topping out ceremony for Spinnaker View extra care community

Places for People Living Plus has held a topping out ceremony for Spinnaker View extra care community in Gosport.

Archers Court takes aim at dementia

Orchard Care has opened a second Reconnect service, aimed at supporting individuals with complex dementia needs, at its Archers Court care home.

Tunstall Healthcare marks World Alzheimer’s Month

Tunstall Healthcare is marking World Alzheimer’s Month - September 2022 - with a range of fundraising and partnership initiatives.

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Care England Conference

Church House Conference Centre, Westminster, London
16th March 2023

UK Care Week

NEC, Birmingham
22 March 2023 - 23 March 2023

Future of Care Leaders Conference

The King’s Fund, London
Tuesday 28th March 2023

Care Roadshows - Glasgow

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18th April 2023

The Residential & Home Care Show, part of Health Plus Care

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Health and Social Care Workforce: Wellbeing, Integration and Sustainability

Kings Place, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG
18th May 2023

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