Blog and news

Read some of the latest blogs from a variety of different sources at Gracewell. Hear from our wonderful residents, dedicated team members and all the latest news from our homes.

Latest blogs

Care UK and Signature Senior Lifestyle to take over Sunrise Senior Living UK and Gracewell Healthcare homes

Gracewell Healthcare Named Finalists For Four Prestigious Awards                                                                                                                      
Gracewell Healthcare Shortlisted At Recruiter Awards                                                                                                                                                        
Gracewell Healthcare’s Care Homes To ‘Travel The World’ As Part Of New Campaign
Gracewell of Camberley care home to ‘travel the world’ in 12 weeks as part of new campaign
Emerging From COVID-19: The Importance Of Safeguarding Team Member Wellbeing
Gracewell Healthcare Launches COVID-19 “Emergence Plan”                      
A year like no other! By Sharon Benson, Senior Director of Human Resources
Gracewell Healthcare Reveals Record Results From Team Member Survey           

Carers and families

Gracewell of Bookham Resident Writes Poem With Daughter-In-Law to Inspire Hope and Positivity
Help us help others: Gracewell Healthcare calls for volunteers to help older people during coronavirus crisis
Gracewell of Edgbaston Team Members Pay Tribute To Head Housekeeper
How Covid-19 Has Changed Social Care Recruitment For Good
Going Above and Beyond to Meet the Challenge
CEO of Care England Martin Green: “Social Care Needs You Too”

Special occasions

Gracewell of Kentford Residents Delighted to Safely Reunite With Families at Drive-Through Visit
Spreading Positivity: The Highlights of Lockdown at Gracewell of High Wycombe
Gracewell of Bookham Organises Drive-Through Visit for Residents to Safely See Their Families
Gracewell of Maids Moreton Resident Organises a Clap for Carers in the Care Home
Residents at Gracewell of Camberley Celebrate Their 50th Anniversary with Surprise Virtual Party

Gracewell of Ascot Care Home Hosts Drive-Through Visit So Residents Can Safely See Their Families

Alzheimer's and dementia care

Dementia: What is Korsakoff’s Syndrome?
The Most Common Memory Tests for Dementia
How to Help Those Living with Dementia to Live Well

Health, fitness and wellness

How Older People Can Look After Their Mental Wellbeing During
Gracewell Lease New Minibuses To Support Residents and Teams
How to Promote the Wellbeing of Residents in Uncertain Times

Nutrition and ageing

Gracewell of Woking's In-House Dining Team Wins Company-Wide ‘Rate my Plate’ Competition
NACC Care Chef 2020 Finalist Gracewell of Ascots Head Chef Matt Dodds
Gracewell of Bath’s Head Chef Wins Company-Wide MasterChef Competition
NACC Care Chef 2020 Finalist: Gracewell of High Wycombe’s Kitchen Assistant, Matthew Shippey