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Eliot Gardens, our Extra Care Scheme service in Wigan, last week held a thrilling two-day sporting event for the people we support, dubbing it the ‘Care Home Olympics 2018’.  The service, which s...
Our Peer Reviewers returned for the meeting of the year yesterday, where they re-defined their roles to ensure we’re making the most of our unique and collaborative team. Held in Manchester Airport o...
Community Integrated Care scooped the Care Employer accolade at the Great British Care Awards, which celebrates excellence throughout the social care sector.   At the glittering ceremony, Co...
Community Integrated Care’s EachStep Blackley care home has completed it’s 6-month trial of Namaste Care, a ground-breaking programme of care created by Joyce Simard from the United States, that focus...
Community Integrated Care have scooped up two top awards at this year’s Great British North West Care Awards. The Great British Care Awards, a series of regional awards that celebrate excellence in th...
We are proud to announce that our Elizabeth Road care home, located in Huyton in Knowsley, has been awarded with a ‘Good’ rating in all areas from the Care Quality Commission (CQC).  Elizabeth Ro...
Colleagues and people supported by Community Integrated Care, along with their friends and family, were invited to the UEFA Nations League match between Scotland Vs Israel on Tuesday which took place...
This week Community Integrated Care hosted a prestigious event at Tate Liverpool highlighting the charity’s thriving examples of utilising arts, sports and community engagement to promote the health a...
Last week, Sebastian Kolbadi, from Community Integrated Care’s Magna Road service in Bournemouth, won ‘The Putting People First Award’ at this year’s South West Great British Care Awards.  The gl...
Community Integrated Care is proud to announce the appointment of Allison Cochrane as its new Managing Director for Scotland who will be joining the company in December. Allison, who has spent al...
Community Integrated Care is proud to have many thriving examples of utilising arts, sports and community engagement to promote the health and happiness of people living with dementia. On Tuesday 20th...
This week Community Integrated Care were recognised at the FAB Awards 2018 for their collaborative Activity Academy event.We were exceptionally proud to win the “Penguin Award” celebrating collaborati...
Today across many of our services, and also here at Support Services, we have donned our pyjamas in support of Children In Need! We’ve had a fantastic day, and have been much more comfortable than usu...
Yesterday, we attended the Social Care Future gathering which took place at the People’s History Museum in Manchester. The event took place over two days on the 14th & 15th November. The event’s m...
Both the people we support and the staff throughout our services took the opportunity to mark the special anniversary, 100 years since the end of the First World War, by remembering those who have dar...
Last week saw the Community Integrated Care team attend the 13th UK Dementia Congress which was held in Brighton. The annual three day event was an opportunity for care professionals to learn from and...
​Community Integrated Care was exceptionally proud to have colleagues recognised at two glittering award ceremonies last week, in honour of their incredible care and support. We were delighted to...
We are delighted to announce that our Runcorn-based specialist dementia service, St Luke's Care Home, has been awarded with a 'Good' rating in all areas from the...
‘A Night of Social Care Improv’ saw Community Integrated Care team up with FACT (The Foundation for Arts and Creative Technology, Liverpool) and the artist Hwa Young Jung to explore hypothetical futur...
We are proud to support the introduction of innovative new models of care and sharing our insight, by featuring on the University of Worcester’s National Reference Group for the development of Meeting...
An international artist and one of Britain’s biggest and most successful charities have teamed up to host a unique dramatic production in Liverpool next week (Tuesday 23rd October), exploring the futu...
Yesterday, we officially launched our partnership with Age Exchange, with a special launch event at their renowned national centre for reminiscence arts in Blackheath. The celebration was attended by...
Congratulations to EachStep Blackburn
​Community Integrated Care is proud to announce that the team at EachStep Blackburn has achieved our charity's second Outstanding CQC rating.The team were described as "extremely kind and caring" in t...
Congratulations to our CEO, Mark Adams, who today celebrates his first work-iversary at Community Integrated Care!This time last year, Mark joined us with a bold vision and bags of enthusiasm to chang...
Congratulations to the team at Jedburgh, Scottish Borders, who were rated as Excellent by the Care Inspectorate! In their latest report, the regulators praised our Jedburgh Services, grading them as E...
Community Integrated Care are proud to announce a ground-breaking partnership with Age Exchange, the renowned national centre for reminiscence arts, marking the start of an exciting new chapter for bo...
Over 100 people from national social care charity, Community Integrated Care, were this weekend invited as special guests of honour to the Widnes Vikings Super League game against Castleford Tigers....
Last week St Helens’ Rugby League Club celebrated topping the Betfred Super League by giving staff and people supported by charity, Community Integrated Care, exclusive access to the coveted Super Lea...
Community Integrated Care is proud to be working in partnership with Health and Social Care Moray, to support four men with learning disabilities to move into their own homes in the heart of their com...
Community Integrated Care has teamed up with Britain’s leading arts and technology institution, FACT (Foundation for Arts and Creative Technologies), to explore the future of work. FACT has commission...
​As part of Community Integrated Care's year of celebrations, last week several of our regional teams hosted a range of fantastic events to mark our big birthday. We've come a really long way sinc...
Last week, football fever truly landed at Support Services, as colleagues took part in our World Cup Challenge. Just over two weeks ago, we challenged each team to select a country and embrace its...
On Wednesday, our Chief Executive, Mark Adams, went to the House of Commons, as part of the #SolveSleepIns Alliance Action Day. At the event Mark met with over 30 MPs to highlight the desperate Govern...
This week our Chief Executive, Mark Adams, went to Westminster to meet with North West MPs, for a discussion on the challenges currently facing the Social Care sector and the impact on the 1.6 million...
Yesterday, our Leadership Team and Older People's Services Team were honoured to take part in an innovative dementia simulator experience, which highlighted the experience of a person living with the...
Yesterday was our third National GameChangers event, held at Halton Stadium – home of our partners Widnes Vikings.Once again, our team came together to discuss the issues that matter to us all and bro...
Carers Week, Monday 11th June to Sunday 17th June, is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and com...
To mark our partnership with Widnes Vikings, colleauges and people supported by Community Integrated Care were invited as guests of honour to their match against Wigan Warriors last week. Everyone was...
A Huyton-based care service for older people has this week embarked on a unique training experience to understand life from the perspective of a person living with dementia. Bluebell Park, an Extra C...
Community Integrated Care supports pioneering dementia artistic research
Community Integrated Care is supporting pioneering artistic research that explores the impact that touch can have in promoting stimulation and emotional connection in dementia care, working with the leading arts collective, Invisible Flock.We provide specialist support to almost 1000 people who have...
You First Winter Edition
Welcome to our winter edition of You First, the magazine for supporters of Community Integrated Care! This festive edition has lots of great updates from our staff and the people we support. Meet our World War II hero Stan Pennington, find out how EachStep Blackley organised a very special surprise...
Tees Alive Christmas Show is Sell-Out Success
A Billingham day service that supports adults with learning disabilities, hosted a nineties themed Christmas production which was a huge hit with the local community.On Thursday 15th December, people supported and staff members at Tees Alive performed their new production, That 90s Show, to a full h...
School Close, our state-of-the-art care service, officially opens
On Thursday 8th December, our award-winning charity officially opened School Close, a state-of-the-art care service for adults with learning disabilities. School Close is a brand new specialist care service in the heart of Kirkcudbright that offers tenants a homely and accessible living environment....
A Sweet Treat In Store For Thorney Croft
Community not-for-profit charity, Apex Stranraer, build a traditional sweet cart for our older people’s care Home, Thorney Croft. A team of eight kindly donated their time and skills as part of a community volunteering project.Staff at the Thorney Croft wanted to create a nostalgic sweet cart for re...
Community Integrated Care Finalists at Laing Buisson Awards
We’re delighted to share that three of our services were named Finalists at the Laing Buisson Awards, recognising our talented colleagues alongside the very best care professionals and services in Britain.The Laing Buisson Awards recognise excellence and innovation in public, private and third secto...
Community Integrated Care Managers win National Care Awards
Two of Community Integrated Care’s managers collected top accolades at the National Care Awards on Friday 25th November – Best Special Needs Manager and Best Dementia Care Manager.These awards recognise the innovative leadership of Phil Benson, Service Manager of EachStep Blackburn and Andy Hood, Pr...
Carlingwark House named Finalists at Scottish Care Awards
Carlingwark House, a Castle Douglas care home, were finalists in three categories at Scottish Care’s 2016 Care Home Awards this weekend. The home was recognised in the Manager of the Year, Meaningful Activity and Innovative Practice categories. Carlingwark House supports 30 people who live with dem...
Happy 10th Birthday Pemberton Fold!
Pemberton Fold Care Home in Little Hulton, Manchester, celebrated their 10th birthday party in style with a glitzy party complete with ballroom dancing, Michael Bublé tribute act and firework display.The staff at Pemberton transformed the home into a glamourous ballroom for the special occasion, dec...
Charity Race Night Raises £5,500 for EachStep Blackley
A mother and daughter from Manchester raised over £5,500 for EachStep Blackley, our dementia care home that supported their loved one for three years, this weekend. This money will help fund a special new cinema room at our award winning home. Elaine Young and Frankie Conroy held the Charity Ra...

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