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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...
St Catherine's Care Home Wins Top Garden Awards
St Catherine’s Care Home in Nantwich has been awarded two top accolades from the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) for its stunning dementia friendly gardens.St Catherine’s supports older people, including people who live with dementia. Their stunning gardens have been recognised by the gardening wo...
Internal Communications Team win CIPR PRide Award
The innovative work by the Community Integrated Care’s Internal Communications Team has been recognised at the prestigious Chartered Institute of PR (CIPR) Pride North West Awards. Our Internal Communications Team of two collected the Gold Award for Best Internal Communications Campaign. This s...
Dementia Care Awards success for Community Integrated Care
Community Integrated Care was proud to have collected top honours at the National Dementia Care Awards on Thursday 3rd November – including Best Care Home, Best Manager and Best Relative Contribution. These accolades recognise the pioneering work of EachStep Blackburn Dementia Care Home and its mana...
World War II veteran awarded for his bravery
A World War II veteran from St Helen's was surprised on Thursday 27th October when he was presented with France’s highest honour, recognising his role in the D-Day Landings.Stan Pennington, 93, who lives at Eccleston Court Care Home, has been awarded with the Légion d’honneur for his bravery in the...
You First Autumn Edition
Welcome to our autumn edition of You First, the magazine for supporters of Community Integrated Care! Inside this issue we’ll bring you news about our groundbreaking partnership with Widnes Vikings, a love story that captured our hearts, the day students buried time capsules at EachStep Blackburn, p...
Carlingwark House shortlisted for three Scottish Care Home Awards
We’re delighted to announce that Carlingwark House in Castle Douglas, has been shortlisted in not just one, but three categories at the Scottish Care Home Awards! Carlingwark House is a specialist care home in rural Castle Douglas, supporting 30 people who live with dementia. It also provides day ca...
College Students Create Care Home’s Gardens
Earlier this month, Thorney Croft Care Home in Stranraer welcomed ten students from Dumfries & Galloway College, who undertook an exciting gardening project.Thorney Croft, which supports 60 people living with dementia, applied to the Prince’s Trust for support in creating sensory gardens for the...
Community Integrated Care - Annual Review
Community Integrated Care - 2015/16 Annual Review, Out Now!
We’re proud to launch our Annual Review for 2015/16. This Review provides just a snapshot of the achievements of our colleagues and the people we support. You’ll read about award winners, innovative new services, ambitious partnerships and most importantly, people leading great lives. This is the st...
Community Integrated Care Shortlisted For Three Laing Buisson Awards
We’re pleased to announce that Community Integrated Care has been shortlisted for three Laing Buisson Awards, recognising our talented colleagues alongside the very best care professionals and services in Britain.Congratulations to our Laing Buisson Award Finalists:Excellence in Dementia Care – Each...
Community Integrated Care Shortlisted For Five 3rd Sector Care Awards
We are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for an incredible five awards at the 3rd Sector Care Awards.The ceremony takes place in December and will see our talented colleagues recognised alongside the very best national care professionals and services.Congratulations to our 3rd Sector...

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