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Christies Gets in the Christmas Spirit

Dec 7th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Christies Care is getting into the Season of Giving this year with several events in December. On Friday, December 7th we're paying for the privilege of donning our wackiest Christmas-themed jumpers, and there may even be a few Elf sightings, as we jointly participate in Elf [...]

Carers Going the Extra Mile

Nov 29th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Our carers are constantly surprising us with the lengths to which they go to make things special for their clients. Below are just two of the many examples of this. Christies Carer Arranges Reunion Christies Carer, Beatrice M, recently arranged a trip to [...]

Age UK Suffolk and The Big Knit 2018-19

Nov 20th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Christies Care are proud to have become a 'Platinum Friend' to Age UK Suffolk. The Platinum Friends scheme has been launched to celebrate Age UK Suffolk’s 70th anniversary and is in recognition of the vital support provided by businesses across the county. Age UK Suffolk is a  local [...]

Remembrance Day 2018

Nov 7th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Sunday, 11th November 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice that brought an end to hostilities in the First World War.We probably all have a family connection to the Great War and for our elderly clients that connection could well be even closer. We encourage our carer's to [...]

Best Apps for our Live-in Carers

Nov 1st, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Nowadays almost everyone has a smart phone or tablet. We highly recommend all our live-in carers have at least one or a laptop. Why? Apps! Whether for fun, travel or accommodation there are many apps that can make our carer’s lives just a little bit easier. Here’s my list [...]

Wear it Pink Day 2018

Oct 22nd, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Once again the staff at Christies Care joined thousands around the country  on Friday, October 19th to "Wear it Pink" in support of breast cancer research. This year we were also raising funds for the Blossom Appeal at the Ipswich Hospital. We held a [...]

So You Want to be a Carer? Chapter 1: Making the Decision

Oct 11th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

"Well … what took you so long?" Christies Care carer, Denise McCrory, has shared her story about being a live-in carer with us. From her initial decision to become a carer, deciding that Christies was the care company for her, the application process, preparing for and travelling to [...]

Christies Care are Winners at the Suffolk Care Awards

Oct 8th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

A massive congratulations to our wonderful Training Team on winning the Excellent Training award at last week's Suffolk Care Awards. "This live-in care service recognises that having outstandingly-trained carers will improve its service to carers and clients and allow growth, despite competition. Its induction programme takes place over [...]

Free Flu Vaccinations for Adult Social Care Staff

Oct 2nd, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

NHS England have confirmed that free flu vaccinations are available in 2018/19 for social care workers who offer direct care to people using services. Who is eligible? Health and social care staff, employed by a registered residential care/nursing home or registered domiciliary care provider, who are directly involved [...]

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Christies Gets in the Christmas Spirit

Dec 7th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Christies Care is getting into the Season of Giving this year with several events in December. On Friday, December 7th we're paying for the privilege of donning our wackiest Christmas-themed jumpers, and there may even be a few Elf sightings, as we jointly participate in Elf [...]

Carers Going the Extra Mile

Nov 29th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Our carers are constantly surprising us with the lengths to which they go to make things special for their clients. Below are just two of the many examples of this. Christies Carer Arranges Reunion Christies Carer, Beatrice M, recently arranged a trip to [...]

Age UK Suffolk and The Big Knit 2018-19

Nov 20th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Christies Care are proud to have become a 'Platinum Friend' to Age UK Suffolk. The Platinum Friends scheme has been launched to celebrate Age UK Suffolk’s 70th anniversary and is in recognition of the vital support provided by businesses across the county. Age UK Suffolk is a  local [...]

Remembrance Day 2018

Nov 7th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Sunday, 11th November 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice that brought an end to hostilities in the First World War.We probably all have a family connection to the Great War and for our elderly clients that connection could well be even closer. We encourage our carer's to [...]

Best Apps for our Live-in Carers

Nov 1st, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Nowadays almost everyone has a smart phone or tablet. We highly recommend all our live-in carers have at least one or a laptop. Why? Apps! Whether for fun, travel or accommodation there are many apps that can make our carer’s lives just a little bit easier. Here’s my list [...]

Wear it Pink Day 2018

Oct 22nd, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Once again the staff at Christies Care joined thousands around the country  on Friday, October 19th to "Wear it Pink" in support of breast cancer research. This year we were also raising funds for the Blossom Appeal at the Ipswich Hospital. We held a [...]

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Christies Gets in the Christmas Spirit

Dec 7th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Christies Care is getting into the Season of Giving this year with several events in December. On Friday, December 7th we're paying for the privilege of donning our wackiest Christmas-themed jumpers, and there may even be a few Elf sightings, as we jointly participate in Elf [...]

Carers Going the Extra Mile

Nov 29th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Our carers are constantly surprising us with the lengths to which they go to make things special for their clients. Below are just two of the many examples of this. Christies Carer Arranges Reunion Christies Carer, Beatrice M, recently arranged a trip to [...]

Age UK Suffolk and The Big Knit 2018-19

Nov 20th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care, Live-in Care Jobs UK|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Christies Care are proud to have become a 'Platinum Friend' to Age UK Suffolk. The Platinum Friends scheme has been launched to celebrate Age UK Suffolk’s 70th anniversary and is in recognition of the vital support provided by businesses across the county. Age UK Suffolk is a  local [...]

Remembrance Day 2018

Nov 7th, 2018|Categories: Live-in Care|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Sunday, 11th November 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice that brought an end to hostilities in the First World War.We probably all have a family connection to the Great War and for our elderly clients that connection could well be even closer. We encourage our carer's to [...]

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