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Chesterfield care home sold to expanding operator

Christie & Co has announced the sale of Hazeldene House, a residential and dementia care home in Chesterfield, East Midlands.

NCF welcomes £600m social care funding announcement

The National Care Forum (NCF) has responded to the government’s announcement of £600m ringfenced social care workforce funding.

Wood Care Group purchases two Yorkshire care homes

Wood Care Group has bought Chapel View and Field View care homes in Barnsley, South Yorkshire.

Loveday Kensington rated ‘Outstanding’ on its first inspection

Loveday Kensington has been rated outstanding by the Care Quality Commission on its first inspection.

Wellingborough care home launches new dementia café

Park House Care Home in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, has launched a new dementia café to support those living with dementia and their caregivers.

Solihull development site sold to MACC Care Group

A West Midlands site with full planning consent for a 72-bed care home has been sold to MACC Care Group.

Belong Crewe recognised at National Dementia Care Awards

Belong Crewe has won the Outstanding Dignity and Respect in Dementia Care Award at the National Dementia Care Awards 2023.

Spectrum Care hosts ‘well-led service’ workshop with industry experts

A care consortium led by care purchasing network Spectrum Care Ltd has hosted a workshop to explore ideas on delivering a ‘well-led service’.

Anchor completes purchase of purpose-built North Yorkshire home

Not-for-profit provider Anchor has added a purpose-built residential care home in Skipton, North Yorkshire, to its growing portfolio.

Simply Care Group secures £40m funding deal

Specialist developer and operator Simply Care Group UK has secured a £40m funding deal for two brand new care homes.

Development site in Somerset sold to LNT Care

A site with the benefit of full planning consent in the market town of Midsomer Norton, Somerset, has been acquired by LNT Care Developments.

Blueleaf Care acquires cleaning product distributor Nexon

Care home consultancy Blueleaf Care has acquired cleaning, hygiene, and healthcare product distributor Nexon.

Monmouthshire care home changes hands in Christie & Co deal

Crick Care Home in Monmouthshire, Wales, has been sold after 30 years to a local operator with an expanding portfolio.

Renfrewshire care home unveils renovated facilities

Westerfield Care Home in Renfrewshire has unveiled a series of renovations aimed at providing an enhanced living environment for its residents.

Care Home Open Week 2023 smashes participation record

Over 5,000 care homes took part in Care Home Open Week 2023, a nationwide event aimed at encouraging communities to engage with their local care homes.

NACC Care Chef of the Year 2023 finalists announced

The National Association of Care Catering (NACC) has unveiled the care chefs set to compete in the Care Chef of the Year 2023 final.

Essex site sold with 70-bed care home permission

A freehold development site with planning consent for a 70-bed home has been sold in Brentwood, Essex.

West Devon care home sold for first time in 40 years

Specialist business property adviser Christie & Co has announced the sale of Springfields Residential Home in Bridestowe, West Devon.

Octopus Real Estate provides homebuilding loans to Connaught Care

Specialist lender Octopus Real Estate has loaned £26.3m to Connaught Care to support the construction of two new care homes.

Elizabeth Finn Homes celebrates 75 years of care

Elizabeth Finn Homes, part of the anti-poverty charity group Turn2us, is marking 75 years since its inception in 1948.

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