We are really pleased to announce that four members of the CuraCare team were short-listed as finalists in this year’s London regional finals of the Great British Care Awards. Maria Mazacote de Smith was shortlisted as one of the finalists in the Best New Comer category. Both Sophie Giraud-Blagrove and Elizabeth Christie were shortlisted for the Best Home Carer category and Umu Koroma was shortlisted in both the Best Trainer …Read More
We are delighted to announce that CuraCare have 4 finalists in the London regional category of the Great British Care Awards. The Great British Care Awards have said “The response to this year’s awards has been truly overwhelming. With support from all parts of the sector coming together to celebrate the best in Social Care. We have received over 4,000 nominations. These awards are unique because they predominantly recognise the …Read More
We’re having a Recruitment Open Day tomorrow at our office in Twickenham. It will be held from 09:00 until 12:00 at our office at 15 Richmond Road, Twickenham, TW1 3AB. Come down and have a chat about how rewarding the role a Care Assistant is and discover more about what it’s like to feel like part of the CuraCare team. We’d love to meet you tomorrow!
We are pleased to announce that CuraCare is one of the sponsors of the 2018 Richmond Chamber of Commerce Awards. We shall be sponsoring the Best Charity or Social Enterprise category as we applaud all the fantastic contribution that the borough’s charities and social enterprises make to so many great causes in the area. Charities and social enterprises can enter the awards at www.richmondbusinessawards.com The closing date for the awards is …Read More
Come and see us at St Margarets Fair this weekend. St Margarets Fair will be held on Saturday 7th July 2018 and CuraCare will have a stand. The fair will be held at Moormead, Moor Mead Road, St Margarets, Twickenham, TW1 1JS. If you are around, please feel free to pop round to our stand and have a chat about our recruitment and/or our care services.
We would like to congratulate Julia Karcz, our Care Co-ordinator, for successfully completing her QCF Level 5 qualification in Health & Social Care. Julia put a tremendous amount of hard work and effort into studying for the qualification and admirably balanced her time between studying and fulfilling her role as a busy Care Co-ordinator. This cannot have been easy and we congratulate her! Julia is pictured here, being presented with …Read More
Today we thanked to one of our Care Assistants, Sajina, for referring 2 new team members. CuraCare really appreciates it when team members refer potential new employees as they know best the type of person that would be suited to working for CuraCare and upholding the high standards of care that we deliver. Sajina recently referred us to Monica and Riya, both of whom joined the team and both of …Read More
Next week is Carers Week. This is an annual awareness week, designed to raise awareness of the invaluable contribution that unpaid carers make. The focus this year is on helping carers stay healthy and connected. A recent survey found that a staggering 51% of carers have health and well-being needs of their own but let these needs go unchecked. This doesn’t surprise us. We come across many people who are …Read More
Today, 11 April 2018, is World Parkinson’s Day. The theme of the day is Unite for Parkinson’s. Parkinson’s organisations and sufferers around the world are coming together on a large scale to raise awareness of the condition. Everyone with Parkinson’s has a different story to tell, so people with Parkinson’s are being encouraged to share their Parkinson’s stories on video. What is Parkinson’s Parkinson’s is a progressive neurological condition. Put …Read More
Your elderly family member may not see it at the moment, but no longer being a driver can have some true benefits for them. If they’re unsure what those benefits might be, try running through a few of these ideas with them. It’s Far Less Stressful Having a car and driving regularly can be extremely stressful, especially if your elderly family member isn’t exactly comfortable behind the wheel. In that …Read More