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Find out more about life at Yorkare Homes by reading the latest news from across the group. If you wish to search for news from a particular home please select that home from the drop down menu below.

Winners – Best New Care Home in the UK!

Yorkare Homes are proud to announce that Magdalen Park Nursing Home, in Hedon, has collected the Pinders Healthcare Design Award, for best New Build Care Home in the UK for 2015. The team are delighted to have won this prestigious award as it sees the best Care Homes built that year, across the whole of…

Easter Fayre and Recent Activities

A great time was had by all at the recent Westfield Park Easter Fayre. Nearly £600 was raised in total for the residents fund, which is a fantastic effort! This will help fund more trips out and entertainers coming in for our residents. There were a number of games on the day, with Herb winning the competitive residents…

Westfield Winners!

Westfield Park Nursing Home staff have won the award for the best Service Sector Business of the Year in the Goole & Howdenshire Business Excellence Awards 2015. Congratulations to all the staff who have worked hard to make Westfield Park the award winning home it is! Staff and residents enjoyed a presentation in the Nursing Home lounge to show off…

Westfield Park Nominated for Local Awards!

Westfield Park Nursing Home has been nominated for an award in the Goole & Howdenshire Business Excellence Awards 2015. We have been nominated in the Service Sector Business of the Year category! We have been placed in the top three foir this category and ten Westfield Park employees will be heading to the awards ceremony to see if…

Christmas at Magdalen Park!

The residents enjoyed our first Christmas in their new home! There was a great atmosphere with alot of Christmas Dinners taking place in the Magdalen Arms. Unfortunately the week before Christmas the Christmas Fayre had to be cancelled and the 'Better Late Than Never Christmas Fayre!' was held on February 8th. A great time was had…

Sky Diving Care Team!

6 members of the care team at Westfield Haven, the specialist dementia home at Westfield Park, completed a sky dive earlier this month to raise money for activities for their residents who suffer with dementia. The brave six raised over £1100 after all the money was counted, which is a brilliant effort. Please see the picture…

Hook in Bloom Success!

Westfield Park won its first garden award in October, winning the best gardens for a business setting in 2014. A presentation was held and the groundstaff were congratulated on their hard work. Residents are looking forward to defending their title next year! Martha Wallis, daughter of a resident at Westfield Park, has volunteered much of…

Magdalen Park Now Open!

Yorkare Homes are proud to announce that work has completed on the state of the art £4.15 million, 64 bed, care home on Magdalen Lane in Hedon, East Yorkshire. To view the home please turn up at any time but if you would like to be guaranteed an appointment with Sue Rollinson, the home manager,…