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Families request broadening of care home police probe

Families request broadening of care home police probe

The families of two men who suffered broken legs at a Sussex Health Care (SHC) care home have asked for their cases to be included in a police probe.
Deerhurst Care Home team Jan 2017

Brunelcare honoured for exceptional dementia care

Brunelcare’s Deerhurst Care & Nursing Home has been recognised for providing exceptional dementia care.

Barclays finances NCC care home acquisitions

The Nottingham-based National Care Consortium (NCC) has purchased two care homes with the financial support of Barclays.
Stamford Bridge

Police probe abuse allegations at Barchester home

Humberside Police are investigating serious safeguarding allegations at Barchester Healthcare’s Stamford Bridge Beaumont Care Home in York.
Gordon Sanders (Runwood Homes Group) with James Lean (Barclays)

Runwood opens Barclays financed care home

Runwood Homes has officially opened its Chelmunds Court care home in Solihull following a Barclays-led finance deal.
Dementia Perception

Bill Gates pledges $100m to Alzheimer’s research

Microsoft founder Bill Gates has pledged US$100m (£75m) to research into dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
Belong Crewe outstanding team

Belong care village celebrates Outstanding

Staff and residents at Belong’s Crewe Care Village are celebrating being rated Outstanding by the CQC.

Ombudsman highlights the power of complaints

A new Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman report says complaints play a key role in approving social care services.
Jeremy Nixey

Shaw healthcare clinches £10m investment

Employee owned care provider for the elderly, Shaw healthcare has agreed to sell a minority stake in its business to fund manager Bridges Evergreen Investment.

Brunelcare plans 64-bed Gloucestershire care home

Charity and care and housing provider Brunelcare plans to build a 64-bed care home and 24-bed reablement service in Cadbury Heath, South Gloucestershire.