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Live In Carer Lunch Harrogate

Live-In Carers Enjoy Lunch in Harrogate

Members of the live-in care team at Carefound Home Care recently got together to share experiences. The live-in care team [...]

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Time to Get our Annual Flu Jabs at Carefound Home Care

As the flu season approaches we at Carefound Home Care are supporting our team to protect themselves, their families and [...]

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Supporting Happy Dance in North Yorkshire

Carefound Home Care has attended Happy Dance, a new activity for older people who love to dance in North Yorkshire. [...]

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Cheshire & Yorkshire Care Professionals Recognised

Members of the home care teams at Carefound Home Care have been recognised for long-service and going above and beyond. [...]

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Three Finalists at Great British Care Awards in Yorkshire

Carefound Home Care are delighted to announce that three members of their Yorkshire home care team have been named as [...]

Top 20 Home Care Group Award

Carefound Home Care named as one of Top 20 home care groups in UK!

Carefound Home Care has won the award for being one of the Top 20 home care groups in the UK. [...]

Cupcake Day Wilmslow

Wilmslow residents enjoy cupcakes and music for Alzheimer’s Society

Carefound Home Care have shown their baking and entertainment skills by holding a fundraising event in Wilmslow in aid of [...]

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Carefound Home Care helping Yorkshire carers get connected

Carers Week 2019 aims to highlight the urgent need to tackle loneliness amongst the UK’s carers and Carefound Home Care [...]

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How to be Outstanding…Carefound Home Care

Our 'outstanding' Cheshire and Yorkshire home care teams have been featured in the May 2019 issue of national social care [...]

Easter Treats

Easter has arrived at Carefound Home Care in Harrogate

The Carefound Home Care team in Harrogate have delivered over 100 Easter gifts to older people and their carers in [...]

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Cheshire seniors enjoy Easter treats from Wilmslow home care team

The Wilmslow office of Carefound Home Care have delivered over 50 Easter gifts to local older people and their carers [...]

Carefound Home Care 2019 Satisfaction Survey

2019 Satisfaction Survey Results

Every year at Carefound Home Care we conduct anonymous satisfaction surveys across the families we support and the people we [...]

National Apprenticeship Week Award Winner

Harrogate care professional wins at National Apprenticeship Awards

Tina Langshaw has won the Adult Apprentice of the Year Award at the National Apprenticeship Awards hosted by Selby College [...]

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Esther McVey MP Visits ‘Outstanding’ Home Care Company

Esther McVey MP has visited the Wilmslow branch of Carefound Home Care, which provides highly personalised care to older people [...]

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Cheshire Seniors Enjoy Mince Pies and Festive Cheer

Carefound Home Care in Wilmslow has delivered almost 100 mince pies and Christmas cards to local elderly people and their [...]

Mince Pies & Memories 2018

Mince Pies & Memories to Support Dementia Charity at Christmas

This year the Yorkshire team of Carefound Home Care are not only making their annual delivery of mince pies, Christmas [...]

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Esther McVey MP Congratulates Carefound Home Care in Wilmslow

Wilmslow-based home care provider, Carefound Home Care, has received a letter of congratulations from The Rt Hon Esther McVey, Member [...]

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Yorkshire Live-In Carer Recognised for Outstanding Care

A member of the live-in care team at Carefound Home Care in Yorkshire has been recognised for going above and [...]

CQC Outstanding Cheshire

Carefound Home Care becomes Cheshire’s first to be rated Outstanding in all areas by CQC

The health watchdog has rated Carefound Home Care as “Outstanding” in all areas, making it the first home care service [...]

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Great British Care Awards Finalists in the North West

Based in Wilmslow, the Cheshire team of Carefound Home Care are celebrating two team members being named as regional finalists [...]

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Yorkshire Carers Named as Finalists at Great British Care Awards

Two members of the Carefound Home Care team in Yorkshire are celebrating after being announced as finalists for the regional [...]

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Cheshire Coordinator is a Finalist at National Dementia Care Awards

A local home care professional has been selected for the final of the National Dementia Care Awards 2018. Amie Blott [...]

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Home Care Company Recognised for Offering Great Compensation Packages

Carefound Home Care has been recognised amongst 10 companies offering great compensation packages to their employees by one of the [...]

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‘Step Out Together’ for Your Yorkshire Dementia Charity

Yorkshire dementia charity, Dementia Forward, has launched a 'Step Out Together' campaign with actor John Middleton (Ashley from Emmerdale) to [...]

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Top Heatwave Safety Tips for Older People

We have seen a prolonged period of hot weather in the UK and the Met Office has issued a heat [...]

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Peover Churches Join National ‘Dementia Friendly’ Campaign

Members of the church group from St Oswald's Church in Lower Peover and St Lawrence Church in Over Peover have [...]

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North Yorkshire Care Professionals Achieve Long-Service Award

Two care professionals from the Yorkshire team of Carefound Home Care have been recognised for their hard work and commitment [...]

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Cheshire Carers Making Outstanding Contributions

Carefound Home Care has recently awarded two members of their Wilmslow home care team for their outstanding contribution to their [...]

Alzheimers Society Cupcake Day Wilmslow

Cupcake Day in Wilmslow Raises £135 for Alzheimer’s Society

Monday, 18th June 2018 Wilmslow residents have donated over £135 to Alzheimer’s Society by purchasing cupcakes in aid of Cupcake […]

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Harrogate Care Professional Wins Bronze Medal at World Karate Championships

Friday, 15th June 2018 Georgia Robson has returned from representing her country at the World Shotokan Karate Championships in Istanbul […]

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Wilmslow Dementia Friends Information Session – 21st May 2018

Wednesday, 9th May 2018 Local Dementia Friends Champion, Amie Blott, is to run a free one-hour information session in Wilmslow […]

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Carefound Home Care One of Top 20 Home Care Groups in UK

Tuesday, 8th May 2018 Carefound Home Care has won the award for being one of the Top 20 home care […]

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2018 Satisfaction Survey Results

At Carefound Home Care we aim to offer the highest quality home care services to our clients and the best [...]

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Local Volunteer Aims to Increase Dementia Awareness in Cheshire East

Wednesday, 11th April 2018 A campaign to tackle the stigma and lack of understanding around dementia has got the support […]

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An Eggstra Special Easter for Local Seniors and their Carers

Wednesday, 28th March 2018 Over 130 Easter eggs and bunnies have been delivered to local elderly people and their carers […]

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A Hoppy Easter for Cheshire Seniors and their Carers

Monday, 26th March 2018 Wilmslow home care provider, Carefound Home Care, has been delivering Easter bunnies and eggs to elderly […]

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Celebrating Outstanding Contributions by Carers

Thursday, 1st March 2018 Members of the Carefound Home Care team in Yorkshire have recently been awarded Appreciation Awards for […]

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Ripon & Harrogate Museum Mondays

Friday, 16th February 2018 Museum Mondays is an open event for anybody living with dementia, their families and carers in […]

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Top Winter Safety Tips for Elderly People

Monday, 22nd January 2018 The winter months can bring many challenges for all of us as we experience the effects […]

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Dementia Friends Session at Sainsbury’s Wilmslow – 16th January 2018

Alzheimer’s Society for the North West Area is holding a Dementia Friends session at Sainsbury’s supermarket in Wilmslow on 16th […]

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Dementia Forward Christmas Cake & Company Coffee Morning

Thursday, 28th December 2017 North Yorkshire dementia charity, Dementia Forward, held their Christmas-Time Cake & Company Coffee Morning at George […]

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Harrogate Care Provider Offers Extra Festive Cheer this Christmas

Thursday, 14th December 2017 The Harrogate team of Carefound Home Care have been celebrating the festive season with local seniors, […]

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Extra Festive Cheer from Wilmslow Care Provider this Christmas

Friday, 8th December 2017 Local seniors have been celebrating the festive season with local care provider, Carefound Home Care, who […]

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Alzheimer’s Society Elf Day at Sainsbury’s in Wilmslow – 15th December 2017

Carefound Home Care are looking forward to supporting Alzheimer’s Society with their Elf themed bag pack and collection at Sainsbury’s […]

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Christmas Cake & Company Coffee Morning in Burton Leonard – 22nd December 2017

Carefound Home Care are supporting specialist dementia charity, Dementia Forward, with their special final coffee morning of 2017 at their […]

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Carefound Home Care Awarded Second ‘Outstanding’ Rating by the CQC

Thursday, 16th November 2017 The Yorkshire office of Carefound Home Care has become one of the only home care providers […]

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Specialist Speech and Language Therapy Training with Harrogate and District NHS

Tuesday, 7th November 2017 Carefound Home Care has benefited from a great example of joint working with Harrogate and District […]

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New Groups in Harrogate to Support Families Living with Dementia

Two new groups have been launched in Harrogate to support relatives of people living with dementia. Dementia Connection Dementia Connection […]

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Long Service Award for Professional Carer in North Yorkshire

An employee of leading home care provider, Carefound Home Care, has been recognised with a long-service award. Ivana Weeden is […]

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World Alzheimer’s Day 2017

September 2017 is World Alzheimer’s Month which is a yearly international campaign to raise awareness of dementia and challenge the […]

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Alzheimer’s Memory Walk in Harrogate

Last week Carol Giblin and Kamila Nowicka of the Carefound Home Care Harrogate team took part in the Harrogate Memory […]

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Mayor of Cheshire East opens local home care service

Carefound Home Care has officially opened its new home care office in Wilmslow. The award winning care provider supports families […]

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Winner – The Care Industry Awards

A member of the Yorkshire live-in care team at Carefound Home Care has been announced as the winner of a […]

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Specialist Nurse Training for Yorkshire Home Care Team

Carefound Home Care has held a joint training session with the specialist nursing team from Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust […]

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Cupcake day held in Ripon to raise awareness of dementia

Morrisons has teamed up with Carefound Home Care to hold a cupcake day in Ripon as part of a national […]

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Launch of North Yorkshire Dementia Hub a Success!

Local dementia support charity, Dementia Forward, launched their dementia support hub in Burton Leonard, North Yorkshire this week and our […]

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Dementia Forward Community Coffee Morning at Burton Leonard – 5th June 2017

Local dementia charity in Ripon, Harrogate and York – Dementia Forward – have successfully opened their first ‘dementia support hub’ in Burton […]

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Outstanding Care Provider Brings 50 Jobs to Cheshire

One of the UK’s highest rated elderly home care providers is set to open in Wilmslow creating 50 jobs. Carefound […]

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Local Care Provider Stars in New National Guide

Local care provider Carefound Home Care stars in new national guide to help other care services improve. Carefound Home Care […]

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Easter Treats from Carefound Home Care in North Yorkshire

Nearly one hundred chocolate Easter Eggs are making their way across North Yorkshire this week thanks to a local provider of personalised […]

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A Winning Team in Harrogate

Carefound Home Care has featured as this week’s ‘Winning Team’ in the North Yorkshire Advertiser Series Newspapers for Harrogate, Ripon, […]

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Loyal Staff Recognised at Outstanding Home Care Company

Two employees at Yorkshire’s only “outstanding” rated home care company have received long-service awards. Jo Wood and Carla Hainsworth joined Carefound Home Care […]

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Raffle Raises Money for Harrogate Hospice

The Harrogate elderly care team at Carefound Home Care have organised a raffle to raise funds for local charity, Saint Michael’s Hospice. […]

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North Yorkshire Dementia Conference – Harrogate, 21 March 2017

A dementia conference offering the opportunity for everybody interested in dementia to forge connections and share experiences, passion and knowledge is taking […]

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Avoiding Hospital Admissions for Elderly People

Hospital admissions amongst older people are a huge issue today and avoiding these is not only key to reducing pressures on […]

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Dementia Forward Mince Pies and Memories

Our team at Carefound Home Care gathered together last week to support awareness and fundraising efforts of our local dementia support […]

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Carefound Home Care Delivers Festive Cheer and Celebrations in Yorkshire

Carefound Home Care of Harrogate has been delivering festive cheer to the elderly people they care for and their team […]

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Carefound Home Care Commits to Supporting Harrogate Hospice

Carefound Home Care has pledged its support to Saint Michael’s Hospice by becoming a member of its Business 500 Club. […]

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Preventing Dehydration in Elderly People

Water is essential to health and elderly people are particularly vulnerable to becoming dehydrated. This can have serious consequences for elderly people […]

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Carefound Home Care Supports Balance Awareness Week

Carefound Home Care was recently invited to represent the team at the Yorkshire Spinners Balance Awareness Event held at St […]

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Ripon Cathedral Service for People Living with Dementia – 17th September 2016

A church service is being held at Ripon Cathedral in North Yorkshire on 17th September 2016 for people living with dementia […]

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Dementia Memory Walk – Harrogate – 10th September 2016

Local MP for Harrogate, Andrew Jones, is calling on local people to participate in the Harrogate Memory Walk in aid of Alzheimer’s […]

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Free Yorkshire Spinners Balance Event – Harrogate – 13th Sep 2016

The Harrogate Yorkshire Spinners Tinnitus Support Group are inviting you to a free information and support event! At: St Peter’s Church, Harrogate […]

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Claire Spence: The Importance of Awareness when Arranging Care for the Elderly

The way families view elderly care is beginning to change – the emphasis focusing solely on maintaining health to ensure […]

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Event: NHS Continuing Healthcare Focus Group in York

Healthwatch York are keen to get people’s views and experiences of applying for or receiving NHS Continuing Healthcare or Continuing Care […]

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Claire Spence: Holistic approach needed in caring for the elderly

Claire Spence is a Home Care Coordinator in our Yorkshire Care Management Team and has today had an excellent article featured […]

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Living Well with Dementia Event in Knaresborough

Carol Giblin, Community & HR Coordinator at local specialist care provider Carefound Home Care, recently attended a ‘Living well with […]

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Raffle Raises Money for Local Charity Dementia Forward

In aid of Dementia Awareness Week 2016 the team at Carefound Home Care in Harrogate have held a raffle with […]

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Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust Dementia Event

Carol Giblin is Community & HR Coordinator at Carefound Home Care in Harrogate and, as a member of Harrogate and […]

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Carefound Home Care Finalists at British Care Awards National Finals

The UK’s highest rated home care company attended the national finals of the Great British Care Awards last week with the prestigious […]

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Dementia Awareness Week 2016 – Day Five

At Carefound Home Care we have been providing a story from members of our team each day during Dementia Awareness Week 2016. […]

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Dementia Awareness Week 2016 – Day Four

It’s Day 4 of Dementia Awareness Week 2016 and we are delighted to provide here an article written by Angela […]

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Dementia Awareness Week 2016 – Day Three

On day 3 of Dementia Awareness Week 2016 we have a lovely article from Lindsey Cooper who has been part of our […]

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Dementia Awareness Week 2016 – Day Two

We are now into the second day of Dementia Awareness Week 2016 and we are delighted to provide an article […]

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Dementia Awareness Week 2016 – Day One

This week is National Dementia Awareness Week – an annual event led by Alzheimer’s Society. This year the week is […]

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Dementia Awareness Week 2016 – Swim for Dementia

Dementia Awareness Week is an annual event organised by Alzheimer’s Society which takes place across the country to increase awareness and understanding of […]

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Loneliness Linked to Risk of Stroke and Heart Disease

Research by universities in York, Liverpool and Newcastle has found that loneliness and isolation may be linked to an increased risk of […]

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Carefound Home Care Supports Parkinson’s Awareness Week 2016

This year Parkinson’s Awareness Week is taking place from 18-24 April 2016 and is all about highlighting the small things that have a […]

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Egg-cellent Gifts for Older People in Yorkshire this Easter

Yorkshire’s outstanding rated provider of elderly home care services is spending this month delivering almost 100 chocolate eggs to families […]

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Harrogate Carer Attends British Care Awards Judging Day

Tina Langshaw of Carefound Home Care has attended a judging day in Birmingham for the Great British Care Awards as the selection […]

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Top 10 Tips for Choosing a Home Care Company

Awareness of care at home as an alternative to residential care homes is growing amongst older people and their families in the UK. […]

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Home Care Manager Joins North Yorkshire Care Alliance Board

Lorna Dawber, Home Care Manager at Carefound Home Care, has joined the team at the Care Alliance for Workforce Development (CAWD) […]

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Harrogate & Knaresborough MP Celebrates Home Care Worker

Published: 04 February 2016. Harrogate-based elderly home care provider, Carefound Home Care, has received its second letter this year from […]

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Councils Still Using 15-Minute Elderly Home Care Visits

Published: 29 January 2016. A research report by the public service union, Unison, has found that 15-minute home care visits […]

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Ripon & Skipton MP Congratulates Outstanding Care Company

Published: 06 January 2016. Member of Parliament for Skipton and Ripon in North Yorkshire, Julian Smith MP, has written to […]

Carer Christmas Presents 2015

Christmas Gifts for Elderly Clients and Home Care Staff in Yorkshire

Published: 22 December 2015. Elderly clients and staff members of Yorkshire’s highest rated home care company, Carefound Home Care, have been delivered […]

Yorkshire & Humber Care Awards 2015

Home Care Worker Named Best in Yorkshire Region

Published: 15 December 2015. A provider of highly personalised elderly home care services is celebrating after a member of staff […]

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10% of Care Home Beds at Risk of Closing

Published 27 November 2015. A major Thinktank has issued a warning that 10% of care home beds in the UK […]

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Event: Rock Up and Sing for Parkinson’s UK – Harrogate

Published: 19 November 2015. Rock Up & Sing Choir are holding a concert in Harrogate’s Royal Hall in support of […]

Dementia Forward Christmas Fun Run, Sunday 6th December

Published 09 November 2015. Local dementia charity, Dementia Forward, are again holding their annual Christmas Fun Run this year to […]

Over 1 million Older People with Unmet Care Needs

Published 23 October 2015. A report by national charity, Age UK, has found that over 1 million older people are […]

Harrogate Care Team Finalists for Great British Care Awards

Published 16 October 2015. Carefound Home Care is very proud to announce that three members of its professional home care team have been […]

New Home Care Guidelines Promote High-Quality Home Care for Older People

Published 13 October 2015. The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a new set of guidelines […]

Dementia Friends Session at Hampsthwaite Primary School

Published 01 October 2015. Carefound Home Care’s resident Dementia Champion, Vickty Tate, recently held a Dementia Friends information session at […]

Harrogate Alzheimer’s Society Memory Walk – Saturday 3rd October

Published 01 October 2015 Specialist dementia charity, Alzheimer’s Society, is holding Memory Walks across the country this September / October […]

Harrogate Home Care Company Rated Top 1% in the UK

Published: 08 September 2015 A specialist home care provider based in Harrogate is one of the first to be awarded […]

North Yorkshire Care Company Teams up with Sherwood’s Minibus Hire

Published: 31 August 2015 A local care company has teamed up with Sherwood’s Minibus Hire to spread the word about […]

Outstanding Achievement Awards for Home Carers at Local Care Company

Published: 26 August 2015 Carefound Home Care has awarded four members of its Harrogate-based team appreciation awards in recognition of […]

Event: Dementia Friends Information Session, Knaresborough

Published: 14 August 2015 The Harrogate and Ripon office of Alzheimer’s Society will be holding a Dementia Friends Information Event […]

Specialist Care Training Academy Launched

Published: 11 August 2015 Local award-winning elderly care provider, Carefound Home Care, has invested in a new training academy to […]

Carefound Home Care Competition: Win £50 Love2shop Vouchers

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED AND THE WINNER  HAS BEEN INFORMED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN CAREFOUND HOME CARE. Terms […]

Local Care Teams Raising Money for Dementia Charity

Published: 10 August 2015 Local health and social care providers, Carefound Home Care and Vida Healthcare, have united to raise […]

Alzheimer’s Society Memory Walks in North Yorkshire

Published: 06 August 2015 The September Alzheimer’s Society Memory Walks will be taking place next month in North Yorkshire and […]

Dementia Services in Harrogate Receive Regional Award

Published: 30 July 2015 Dementia services in Harrogate and District have won the Yorkshire and Humber Dementia Quality Award for […]

Dementia and Home Care Awareness Stand in Wetherby and Leeds

Published: 17 July 2015 An information stand was held this week at the Morrisons store in Wetherby to provide older people […]

Number of Elderly People Requiring Home Care Increases

Published 15 July 2015 Older people’s charity, Age UK, has released analysis indicating that there are now over 1 million […]

Harrogate Home Care Team Complete Pedal for Parkinson’s

Published: 07 July 2015 Congratulations to our Community and HR Coordinator, Carol Giblin, who successfully completed the Pedal for Parkinson’s […]

Top Tips for Elderly People Staying Cool

Published: 30 June 2015 Harrogate, Ripon and Wetherby are experiencing higher than normal temperatures this week which could hit 30C in […]

Carers Week 2015 in North Yorkshire

Carefound Home Care, as one of the leading providers of specialist home care services to elderly people in North Yorkshire, is raising awareness […]

Health and Social Care Integration Event in North Yorkshire

Published 05 June 2015. As part of the teams ongoing efforts at supporting collaboration across health & social care in […]

New Dementia Champion for Harrogate, Ripon and Wetherby

Published 29 May 2015. A member of the team at local care at home specialist, Carefound Home Care, has become […]

Elderly Care and Dementia Awareness Stands in Harrogate and Ripon

Published 15 May 2015 Carol Giblin, Community and HR Coordinator at Carefound Home Care, has been busy meeting families and […]

Raising Awareness of Parkinson’s Disease

Published 23 April 2015. This week it is national Parkinson’s Awareness Week 2015 and the team at Carefound Home Care […]

Recruitment Information Morning at Harrogate Job Centre

Published 20 April 2015. At Carefound Home Care we recognise the importance of being a locally owned and managed home […]

Coffee Morning at Retirement Housing Scheme in Harrogate

Published 10 April 2015. Carefound Home Care attended a coffee morning this week at a retirement housing scheme in Harrogate […]

Information Stand for Elderly People at Morrisons, Wetherby

Published 10 April 2015. The team from local home care and live-in care provider, Carefound Home Care, held an elderly […]

Easter Treats for Local Elderly People in North Yorkshire

Published 08 April 2014. A local provider of specialist care at home services has handed out over 75 Easter bunnies […]

Dementia and Elderly Care Awareness Stand at Morrisons, Ripon

Published 02 March 2015. Carefound Home Care were made very welcome by the staff team at Morrisons in Ripon last […]

Alec Shelbrooke MP Dementia Summit in Leeds and Wetherby Area

Published 02 March 2015. “By 2021 over 1 million people will be living with dementia. This summit is about forming […]

Carefound Home Care Team Members Scoop Outstanding Achievement Awards

Published 02 March 2015. Two members of the Carefound Home Care team have received Appreciation Awards this month recognising their […]

Elderly Care Options – How Private Client Practitioners can Help

Published 02 February 2015. In response to the ageing population and increased demand for elderly care, providers are offering a […]

Dementia and Elderly Care Awareness Stand at Booths, Ripon

Published 19 January 2015. Carefound Home Care had a great time in Ripon yesterday afternoon at Booths Supermarket where they […]

MP Alec Shelbrooke visits Award-Winning Care Company

Published 19 January 2015. Elmet and Rothwell MP, Alec Shelbrooke, has visited the offices of local elderly home care anddementia […]

Elderly Information Stand at Morrisons Supermarket in Wetherby

Published 12 January 2015. The team from local home care and live-in care provider, Carefound Home Care, held an elderly […]

Raffle Raises Funds for Wetherby in Support of the Elderly

Published 12 January 2015. A Christmas raffle arranged by local care company, Carefound Home Care, has raised money in aid […]

Harrogate Recruitment Open Day, 9th February 2015

Published 01 January 2015.

Festive Gifts and Cheer for Local Elderly People

Published 19 December 2014. Elderly people in Harrogate, Ripon, Wetherby and North Leeds are receiving extra gifts this Christmas as […]

Help at Home Needed Amongst Elderly People

Published 20 November 2014. A report has been released this week indicating that thousands of elderly people in England are […]

Elderly Care Information Stand at Harrogate District Hospital

Published 10 November 2014. The team from Carefound Home Care held an elderly care information stand at Harrogate District Hospital […]

Royal Voluntary Service Campaign to Support Elderly Home from Hospital

Published 02 November 2014. The Royal Voluntary Service has today launched a campaign to help improve the support for elderly […]

Considering Elderly Live In Care in Yorkshire

Published 01 November 2014. All too often people consider elderly care in response to an accident, illness or significant decline […]

Health Minister Report Calls for Revolution in Residential Care

Published 16 September 2014. A recent report released by the Commission on Residential Care (“CORC”) has highlighted that the residential […]

Harrogate and Ripon Dementia Awareness Event a Success

Published 15 September 2014. Local teams from Carefound Home Care and Dementia Forward recently hosted a dementia awareness session attended […]

New Parkinson’s Home Care Service Launched in Yorkshire

Published 01 August 2014. Carefound Home Care has launched a new specialist service to support people living with Parkinson’s in their […]

Harrogate Home Care Team Ready for Le Tour Yorkshire

Published 30 June 2014. The Tour de France 2014 is coming to Yorkshire this weekend where it will travel from […]

British Care Awards 2014

Local Elderly Care Team Wins British Care Award

Carla Hainsworth of Carefound Home Care has won an award at the National Great British Care Awards. The ceremony took [...]

Raising Awareness of Carers Week in North Yorkshire

Published 01 June 2014. Carers Week is a national event aimed at raising awareness of the thousands of carers in […]

Dementia Awareness Week in Harrogate, Ripon and Wetherby

Published 27 May 2014. Dementia Awareness Week is an annual event organised by Alzheimer’s Society aimed at raising awareness of […]

Carefound Home Care amongst ‘Crème de la Crème’ of UK Care Services

Published 08 May 2014. Local provider of home care and dementia care services to the elderly, Carefound Home Care, has […]

Press: Without Carefound Home Care I Would Not Have Survived

Published 28 April 2014. We were delighted to see an article in the Harrogate, Ripon and Wetherby Local Newspapers last […]

Carefound Home Care at Healtwatch North Yorkshire Conference

Published 24 April 2014. The specialist elderly care team from Carefound Home Care held an information stand at a North Yorkshire health […]

New Report Highlights Need for Elderly Care at Home

Published 24 April 2014. The Institute for Public Policy Research has today released a report, ‘The Generation Strain – Collective […]

Easter Treats for Harrogate, Ripon and Wetherby Home Care Teams

Published 17 April 2014. Members of the team at Carefound Home Care in Harrogate, Ripon and Wetherby have received Easter treats […]

North Yorkshire Home Care Team Supports Parkinson’s Awareness Week 2014

Published 15 April 2014. Parkinson’s Awareness Week 2014 took place 7th-13th April this year with the aim of helping give […]

Preferred Status for Carefound Home Care with Care Fees Planner

Published 12 March 2014.   Carefound Home Care has been made a Preferred Partner at Symponia, which is one of […]

Age UK Reveals Crisis in Spending on Elderly Care

Published 07 March 2014. A report has been published this week by Age UK revealing that government spending on social […]

Carefound Home Care is Finalist in National Health Awards

Published 26 February 2014. Carefound Home Care are delighted to announce that they have been selected as a finalist for […]

Success for Elderly Care Information Stands

Published 19 February 2014. Elderly care information stands held at local hospitals and Morrisons stores in Harrogate, Ripon and Wetherby […]

Carefound Home Care Proud to Join Dementia Action Alliance

Published 05 February 2014. Carefound Home Care, a provider of specialist home care and dementia care services in North Yorkshire, […]

Carefound Home Care Information Stand at Harrogate District Hospital

Published 05 February 2014. The team from Carefound Home Care held an information stand at Harrogate District Hospital today to […]

Award Winning Elderly Care Team Expands in Wetherby

Published 14 January 2014. Carefound Home Care has announced plans to create 20 jobs in the Wetherby area as it […]

Morrisons Customers Learn about Elderly Care at Home

Published 10 January 2014. Customers at Morrisons in Ripon learned about caring for elderly people at home recently when the specialist […]

Local Care Team Delivers Christmas Treats to Elderly People

Published 20 December 2013. Carefound Home Care, a local home care company, has ended another year by delivering dozens of […]

Leaders Commit to Developing a Cure for Dementia at G8 Dementia Summit

Published 12 December 2013. Health ministers from around the world have met in London at a G8 Dementia Summit at […]

Elderly Care Team Dresses as Santa for Dementia Forward in Ripon

Published 03 December 2013. Dementia Forward, a local charity which helps individuals and families experiencing dementia in the Ripon and […]

Triple Award Win for Carefound Home Care Team

Published 22 November 2013. A local company is celebrating winning three prestigious awards this month for the specialist home care and […]

Carefound Home Care Wins at Great British Care Awards 2013

Published 11 November 2013. A Harrogate-based elderly care provider celebrated at a prestigious awards ceremony at the National Railway Museum, […]

Home Care to Help Prevent Loneliness amongst Elderly People

Published 25 October 2013. Loneliness has become a major issue amongst elderly people in the UK and is something that […]

North Yorkshire Home Care Team Supports Campaign against 15-Minute Care Visits

Published 08 October 2013. A UK charity, Leonard Cheshire Disability, has recently published research into the prevalence of 15-minute care […]

Award Nominations at the Double for Carefound Home Care

Published 08 October 2013. A local elderly care provider is in the running for two titles in a prestigious awards […]

Local MP Praises Specialist At-Home Care Provider

Published 02 September 2013. Andrew Jones MP, local MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough, has visited the offices of Carefound Home […]

Record Elderly Population Aged 90 and Over in the UK

Published 18 August 2013. The aging of the UK population has been evidenced again with the Office for National Statistics […]

New Commission on Future of Health and Social Care

Published 18 August 2013. The Kings Fund has set up a new Commission which will examine the way in which […]

Home Care Team Tackles York 10K for Dementia Charity

Published 01 August 2013. Carefound Home Care, a local provider of specialist home care and dementia care services to elderly […]

Innovative Local Supplier Programme to Give Elderly People Access to Services

Published 26 July 2013. A new ‘Preferred Local Supplier’ programme has been launched to give elderly people access to discounted […]

Helping Elderly People in North Yorkshire Stay Cool in Heat Wave

Published 24 July 2013. The Stray in Harrogate, North Yorkshire It is great news that the sunshine has arrived during […]

Home Care Team Running York 10K for Dementia Charity

Published 01 July 2013. On Sunday, 4th August, a team from Carefound Home Care are running the Jane Tomlinson’s York […]

Home Care and Dementia Care Specialist Creates 25 Jobs

Published 01 July 2013. A Harrogate-based company providing specialist home care and dementia care services to elderly people is set […]

Yorkshire Elderly Care Provider Recognises Falls Awareness Week

Published 20 June 2013. National Falls Awareness Week is taking place from 17-21 June 2013 which offers an opportunity for […]

Carers Week 2013 Supported by Yorkshire Home Care Team

Published 06 June 2013. Carers Week 2013 will take place from Monday, 10th June to Sunday, 16th June. The annual […]

North Yorkshire Home Care Team on BBC Radio

Published 27 May 2013.   North Yorkshire home care provider, Carefound, was featured on BBC Radio this week as part […]

Dementia Awareness Week in North Yorkshire, 19-25 May 2013

Published 20 May 2013. Dementia Awareness Week, an annual event organized by the Alzheimer’s Society to raise awareness of dementia, […]

Understanding Dementia Event – at Carefound on Saturday, 25 May 2013

Published 24 April 2013. At Carefound we truly understand how difficult it can be for the families of those living […]

Home Care Director Profiled on National Care Website

Published 09 April 2013.   Oliver Stirk, founder of specialist home care and dementia care provider in North Yorkshire, Carefound, […]

Home Care in Harrogate Team Supports Dementia Care Guidance

Published 03 April 2013. The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (“NICE”) has today released a guide to support […]

Day in the Life of a Home Carer in North Yorkshire

Published 06 February 2013. Each member of our home care team will typically visit several clients in a day. Although […]

North Yorkshire Home Care Team Recognises Dignity in Action Day

Published 01 February 2013. Dignity in Action Day is an annual event on 1st February when people are encouraged to […]

Paying for Home Care and Care Home Fees

Published 11 January 2013. Guest blog from Probate Forms. There’s no law that says if you go into care you […]

Harrogate Home Care Team Encourages Dementia Awareness at Christmas

Published 19 December 2012. Early diagnosis of dementia is crucial in ensuring that people are able to get the specialist […]

Harrogate Home Care Specialist Takes Christmas to Elderly People

Published 01 December 2012. Staff at Carefound, a specialist provider of home care and dementia care services in Harrogate, Ripon […]

Physical Exercise May Reduce Need for Dementia Care in Harrogate

Published 30 November 2012. Research has shown that various lifestyle changes may help ward off dementia in older people such […]

North Yorkshire Home Care Company sees Home Care Outperform in CQC Report

Published 29 November 2012.   The Care Quality Commission (“CQC”) released its annual State of Health and Adult Social Care […]

Specialist Home Care Company Celebrates with MP and Local Organisations

Published 12 November 2012. Local provider of specialist home care and dementia care services, Carefound, recently celebrated the end of […]

Harrogate Dementia Care Provider says Everyday Drugs could Help

Published 12 November 2012. A recent study by the Alzheimer’s Society and King’s College London has found that everyday drugs, […]

Home Care can Help Elderly People with Fear of Falling

Published 01 November 2012. A recent report by the Women’s Royal Voluntary Service charity (“WRVS”) has highlighted the extent to […]

Dementia Care in North Yorkshire: Exercise May be Better than Mental Stimulation

Published 28 October 2012. A report published this week in Neurology, the journal of The American Academy of Neurology, has […]

Hospitals and Care Homes to Receive Extra Dementia Funding

Published 20 October 2012. Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt MP, has announced additional funding of £50 million for hospitals and care […]

Dementia Collaboration Launches Innovative Approach to Care at Home in North Yorkshire

Published 16 October 2012. Carefound, a Harrogate-based provider of home care services to elderly people, has announced a collaboration with […]

North Yorkshire Home Care Company Supports UK Older People’s Day 2012

Published 01 October 2012. UK Older People’s Day is an annual event held on 01 October 2012 which aims to […]

Alzheimer’s Disease International Launches World Alzheimer’s Month

Published 25 September 2012.   Alzheimer’s Disease International has marked September 2012 as the first global World Alzheimer’s Month – […]

Home Care in Harrogate and Home Improvements Helping Elderly People Remain at Home

Published 12 September 2012. Carefound, a provider of home care in Harrogate, is seeing that more elderly people are utilising […]

Elderly People Prefer Care at Home to Care Homes

Published 28 August 2012. Partnership, a specialist provider of care annuities to elderly people in the UK, recently completed its […]

Elderly Care After Leaving Hospital in Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Published 30 July 2012.   If an elderly person is forced to have a stay in hospital they will of […]

Elderly Care in North Yorkshire – Ten Things to Think About

Published 17 July 2012. Considering care for yourself or a loved one is a hugely important decision which should lead […]

North Yorkshire Home Care and Dementia Care Specialist Expanding

Published 13 July 2012.   A specialist provider of home care and dementia care services to elderly people has moved to […]

Dementia Diagnosis Can Improve Lives for Elderly in North Yorkshire

Published 05 July 2012. The process of considering dementia can be a worrying and upsetting time for both the individual […]

North Yorkshire Care at Home Company Supports Carers Week

Published 25 June 2012. Carers Week took place from 18-24 June 2012 and is aimed at celebrating the work of […]

Age UK Falls Awareness Week – Helping Elderly People in Ripon and Harrogate

Published 19 June 2012. The charity Age UK is holding its annual Falls Awareness Week from 18 – 22 June […]

Harrogate Home Care Team Conquers Ben Nevis for Dementia Awareness Week

Published 23 May 2012. Employees of Carefound, the Harrogate-based provider of specialist home care services to elderly people, took the […]

Harrogate Care Company Agrees Care System for Older People Needs Reform

Published 16 May 2012. A coalition of 78 charities and campaign groups wrote to the Prime Minister on 04 May […]

Elderly Home Care Provider Acknowledges Dying Matters Week

Published 15 May 2012.   Dying Matters Awareness Week is taking place from 14-21 May 2012 with the theme “Small […]

Impact of Arthritis on Growing Elderly Population

Published 14 May 2012. Arthritis means inflammation of the joints and typically causes people to experience pain and difficulty in […]

Opportunity Presented by Demographic Challenge of Elderly Care Market

Published 09 May 2012. As the UK’s population ages and people continue to live longer both families and health and […]

Carefound Home Care Team to Tackle Ben Nevis for Alzheimer’s Society

Published 02 May 2012.   Employees of Carefound, the Harrogate-based provider of specialist home care services to elderly people, are […]

Depression Awareness Week Benefits the Elderly

Published 28 April 2012. Depression Awareness Week is an annual event organised by the Depression Alliance and is aimed at […]

Care Home Review Indicates Worsening Quality of Care

Published 16 March 2012. A new report by the Royal College of Nursing (“RCN”) highlights how care homes in the […]

North Yorkshire Home Care Manager Shortlisted for Award

Published 14 March 2012. The home care manager of Carefound, a Harrogate-based provider of specialist home care services to elderly people in […]

Care Home Residents Lacking NHS Services

Published 07 March 2012. The Care Quality Commission (“CQC”) recently undertook a review of care and nursing homes in order to […]

Elderly Care in Crisis Report by Age UK

Published 27 February 2012.   Age UK, a prominent charity which supports older people, has released its Care in Crisis […]

Specialist Home Care Company Meets Secretary of State

Published 10 February 2012. Caroline Spelman, Secretary of State for the Environment, Farming and Rural Affairs, recently visited the offices […]

National Pensioner’s Convention Establishes Dignity Code

Published 6 February 2012. The National Pensioner’s Convention is Britain’s largest pensioner organisation and has recently launched a new Dignity […]

Ministers under Pressure from Councils for Elderly Care Reform

Published 25 January 2012. A group of 41 local authority representatives has written to The Telegraph in order to increase […]

Home Care for Couples in North Yorkshire

Published 09 January 2012. After decades of being together couples come to complement and care for each other in many […]

Considering Home Care for the Elderly in North Yorkshire

Published 27 December 2011. Considering home care for yourself or a loved one is a hugely important decision which should lead to […]

People with Dementia Need Protecting from Financial Abuse

Published 14 December 2011. People with dementia and their carers face many issues when managing their finances. In particular, having dementia puts […]

Carefound Welcomes EHRC Home Care Report

Published 05 December 2011. The Equality and Human Rights Commission (“EHRC”) recently released a report, ‘Close to Home: An Enquiry […]

Business Community Attends ‘Making our Community Dementia Friendly’ Event in Harrogate

Published 25 November 2011. Alzheimer’s Society held a unique event in Harrogate on Thursday, 24 November to raise awareness of the […]

Calls for Care of Elderly People in Hospital to Improve

Published 17 November 2011. The Patients Association, a charity that provides a national helpline for healthcare patients, families and carers, […]

Government Campaign – Look for Early Dementia Signs

Published 08 November 2011. The Government has launched a campaign aimed at increasing awareness of the early signs and symptoms […]

Elderly Population to Benefit from Ellis Bates Group – Carefound Relationship

Published 03 November 2011. Ellis Bates Group has joined forces with Carefound, a provider of high quality home care services […]

Government Launches Cold Weather Plan for England

Published 02 November 2011. The Government launched the Cold Weather Plan for England at the beginning of November which is aimed […]

Home Care Services Not Just for Times of Crisis

Published: 01 November 2011. As demographic shifts continue in the UK the need for support services for the elderly will […]

Increased User Choice and Provider Competition in Social Care Market Welcomed

Published: 26 October 2011. The National Audit Office recently released a report examining the oversight of user choice and provider […]

Home Care Outperforms in Annual Review of Care Services

Published: 24 October 2011. Following the introduction of a new system for registering and regulating health care and adult social […]

High Quality Elderly Care Service to Create Jobs

Published: 31 August 2011. A new provider of high quality home care services to elderly people has recently received approval from […]