Organisational News

Rugby league legend surprises care homes to present match tickets
Former Widnes Vikings and St Helens rugby league star, John Stankevitch, surprised people supported at two of our care homes this week, inviting them to an upcoming St Helens vs Widnes Vikings Legends charity match. John, who played for both Saints and Widnes, made a surprise visit to Glenwood Care...
State-of-the-art apartment complex opens in Kirkcudbright
A new state-of-the-art apartment complex for adults with learning and physical disabilities welcomed its first tenants last week.School Close is our brand new specialist care service in the heart of Kirkcudbright that will offer tenants a life-enhancing living environment, which promotes a more inde...
Hep-tathlon... a unique sports festival with Widnes Vikings!
Widnes Vikings star player Hep Cahill will be hosting a unique sports festival for the people we support with learning disabilities on Saturday 1st October. The event, which is inspired by the spirit of the Paralympics, will see the people we support raise money for a special community project that...
EachStep Blackley to receive thousands of pounds after fundraising sky dive
EachStep Blackley, our specialist dementia care home in North Manchester, will be receiving thousands of pounds after two daredevils plunged 11,500ft from the sky to help raise money for a new special cinema room in the home.Leahanne Sharkey, a Support Worker at EachStep Blackley, and Liam Stephens,...
Thorney Croft raise £900 after eight mile fundraising walk
Thorney Croft, our specialist dementia service in Stranraer, took on an eight mile walk from their home to Portpatrick to raise money for the people we support.Six members of staff took in the scenic views of Dumfries and Galloway, and raised £900 for the people we support. The group enjoyed a leisu...
Mansefield House Is On The Move!
An exciting week lies ahead for the people we support at Mansefield House in Kirkcudbright, as they finally move into their brand new purpose-built apartment complex, School Close. And they’ll be sharing every step of the way with us!Mansefield is one of our oldest and much-loved registered care ser...
Community Integrated Care Appoints Phil Pegler As Interim Chief Executive Officer
Community Integrated Care is pleased to announce the appointment of Phil Pegler as its new Interim Chief Executive Officer.Mr Pegler, who has extensive experience in the care sector, joined the charity on Wednesday 7th September, after being appointed by the charity’s Board of Trustees and Executive...
Carer Smashes Fundraising Target At Boxing Event
Laura Muratu, a carer at our Winchester Apartments in Hampshire, helped to knockout cancer in Reading on Saturday evening, as she took part in a charity boxing event on her 29th birthday to raise money for Cancer Research UK.Laura threw a number of good punches against her opponent, but with nothing...
Carlingwark House leading national campaign to introduce the Playlist for Life
Carlingwark House is leading a major national campaign to introduce the Playlist for Life, a specialist music therapy that supports people living with dementia, to care homes across Scotland. The home features in a special video that showcases the impact of Playlist for Life by the Care Inspectorate...
Joint Partnership To Benefit Students And Care Home
Blackburn College students will be supporting people living with dementia at EachStep Blackburn, after the two organisations signed a partnership agreement.Students from a range of courses at the College will be supporting various areas at the site including care support, catering, and health and be...

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