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Caremark Winchester & Eastleigh News & Events

31 Jul 2019

Carers Awards Evening 2019

On Wednesday 24th July, everyone at Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) hung up their uniforms and dusted off their glad rags for a night of celebrations at our first Carers Awards Evening.
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11 Jun 2019

Celebrating 10 years with Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh)

A special thank you to one of our lovely clients who celebrated 10 years with Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh).
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27 Feb 2019

Caremark's (Winchester & Eastleigh) Pampered Carers

Spread over 2 days, Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) transformed the training room into a mini spa for all carers to book appointments to attend for a mini pampering treat.
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14 Feb 2019

Congratulations Team Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh)

In the care sector, feedback is very important as it provides us with an opportunity to learn and develop.
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16 Jan 2019

Award Nomination

On Thursday 24th January, our Care Manager, Alina, and Business Development Manager, Tiffany, will be attending Countess Mountbatten Hospice Charity's Corporate Awards Evening.
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20 Dec 2018

Super Heroes

As the festivities begin, let's remember the unsung heroes, carers, NHS staff, Police and Fire Brigade, who will be planning time with their own families around their duty to care for those in need.
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06 Nov 2018

Caremark's (Winchester & Eastleigh) Pampered Pets Competition

To support our Charity of the year, Countess Mountbatten Hospice Charity, we are launching a Selfie Competition of you and your pet.
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18 Oct 2018

Charity Quiz Night

On Tuesday 16th October, Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) held a charity quiz at the Fox & Hounds pub in Fair Oak to raise fund for our charity of the year, the Countess Mountbatten Hospice Charity.
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16 Oct 2018

CQC Rating

Caremark (Winchester and Eastleigh) were inspected by the Care Quality Commission on Monday 23rd July 2018.
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12 Sep 2018

Supporting a Local Charity

Caremark (Winchester and Eastleigh) have decided to support a local charity for a year from the 1st September 2018.
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15 Aug 2018

Client Annual Survey 2018

Caremark (Winchester and Eastleigh) carried out the Client Annual Survey in July and the results were very positive.
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08 Aug 2018

Revolutionary PASS system

Caremark (Winchester and Eastleigh) has invested in a new technology to enable greater transparency for carers, clients and family members.
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31 May 2018

Make May Purple for Stroke in 2018

On 29th May, we held a bake sale in the office in support of the Stroke Association.
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21 May 2018

Caremark (Winchester and Eastleigh) visits students at Itchen College

Caremark (Winchester and Eastleigh) visited the students at Itchen College last month to discuss the importance of carers in the community.
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18 Apr 2018

Choosing a care company

Choosing a home care company is a tricky business. Making the decision to invite people into your or your loved ones home requires a lot of trust and can be quite nerve-wracking, the choices are numerous and there’s a lot to consider.
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28 Mar 2018

Welcome to Candice

Caremark has just appointed Candice Stead in the role of Marketing Manager.
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09 Mar 2018

International Women's Day

To celebrate International Women's Day Caremark presented flowers to all female clients and those female carers who were working that day.
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02 Feb 2018

Yet Another Happy Anniversary!

Five years ago today, our wonderful carer Donna Webb became a member of the Caremark team.
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09 Jan 2018

Happy Anniversary!

Kate celebrates one year with Caremark, an anniversary marked with her very own helium balloon, a bunch of flowers and a couple more biscuits than usual.
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13 Dec 2017

Unexpected Recommendations are The Best!

There are times when, quite out of the blue, a comment is made that makes the tough times that little bit better.
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04 Dec 2017

Welcome to our new Care Manager

Caremark has a new Care Manager!
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26 Jul 2017

A Major Breakthrough!

It is often the case that it takes time for a new client to settle in to the routine of receiving care and support, as the following story will tell.
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10 Jul 2017

Why Being a Carer is the Best Job in the World

“There are bad days, of course. Every job comes with bad days. But the good days make this the best job in the world. I've seen my fair share of difficulties but the smiles are priceless, as is knowing I make a real difference to someone's life. That's amazing.”
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07 Jul 2017

Caremark car wash raises money for Alzheimer's Society

Calum Gray, Managing Director of Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh), swapped his business planning for a bucket and sponge when he organised a charity car wash, raising money for the Southampton branch of the Alzheimer’s Society.
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15 Jun 2017

Why join the Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) Team

Not all care companies are the same... Calum Gray, MD of Caremark Winchester& Eastleigh talks about the benefits of working for Caremark.
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13 Jun 2017

Make Roy’s Day

When is the last time you made someone’s day just by doing your job well? At Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) our carers get the chance to make someone’s day nearly every day.
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16 May 2017

Caremark Winchester & Eastleigh has new Dementia Friends

Today three of our Carers attended an information session run by Caremark's very own Dementia Friends Champion, Jackie Bramble.
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16 May 2017

Caremark Winchester & Eastleigh has new Dementia Friends

Today three of our Carers attended an information session run by Caremark's very own Dementia Friends Champion, Jackie Bramble.
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28 Apr 2017

High Praise for Caremark Winchester and Eastleigh

Yet another unsolicited compliment has been received by Caremark.
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10 Mar 2017

Winchester and Eastleigh Caremark ‘Wonderfully supportive’

One early evening this week Mrs P, for whom Caremark has provided care and support for over five years, had a fall at home.
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27 Feb 2017

Winchester and Eastleigh Caremark – proud of its ‘fantastic team’

Caremark has received two written compliments in the past week, the first from a Social Worker and the second from a Client's next of kin.
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07 Feb 2017

New Field Care Supervisor for Caremark Winchester and Eastleigh

Caremark extends a warm welcome to Kate Bennett who joins the team in the role of Field Care Supervisor.
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12 Jan 2017

New Year, New Job?

Caremark Winchester & Eastleigh is always aiming to develop our team of skilled, committed Care and Support Workers.
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19 Dec 2016

Caremark Winchester & Eastleigh Christmas Afternoon Tea

Last week Caremark hosted a Christmas Afternoon Tea at the local community centre. It was a great success!
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17 Nov 2016

Dementia Friends Champion - Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh)

Jackie, a valued member of the Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) team decided she wanted to learn more about dementia so that, by developing a better understanding, she could then provide better care and support. She signed up with Dementia Friends which is an initiative of The Alzheimer's Society.
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31 Oct 2016

Praise for Caremark Winchester & Eeastleigh's Janet!

One of our clients called the office this morning to thank our carer, Janet, for the way that she had supported him with his care. He explained that she was completely professional and felt like he’d had his first proper shower in a long time.
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16 Sep 2016

Increase in Carers' Pay Rates

The hourly pay rate for our Care and Support Workers is rising to a minimum of £9.00 plus an extra £1 at the weekends!
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01 Sep 2016

New Care Manager

Caremark is delighted to introduce our new Care Manager, Chris Whatley
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01 Apr 2016

Travel Time Payments for the Carers

On the day that the National Living Wage is introduced, Caremark is announcing that, as well as earning amongst the highest rates of pay in the region, their carers will now be paid Travel Time.
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23 Mar 2016

Donna Goes the Extra Mile

Caremark has provided care and support for a lovely lady for very nearly four years. Our Care and Support Worker Donna knows this lady very well and is scheduled to visit her on a regular basis.
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21 Dec 2015

Season's Greetings!

Everyone at Caremark would like to take this opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Healthy New Year!
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17 Nov 2015

A Brace of Beautiful Bouquets for Caremark

It's always heart-warming to receive appreciation for the work that we do. Today was, however, extra special.
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16 Oct 2015

National Care Worker of the Month Award for Chereece

One of our Care Workers, Chereece, has received the prestigious Care Worker of the Month Award from Caremark Limited. Caremark franchisees across the country submit examples of excellent practice and from this pool one Care Worker is nominated to receive the award.
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09 Sep 2015

Support the Caremark JOGLE!

A group of Caremark franchisees are soon to embark upon the JOGLE - a cycling marathon from John O'Groats to Land's End! This is fantastic and will doubtless stretch all participants both mentally and physically.
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02 Sep 2015

Wonderful feedback for Jackie!

Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) has been providing care and support for Mrs S over an extended period, a delightful lady in her 90s who, by nature, is quiet and reserved. Last week her regular Care Worker was on holiday and Mrs S had expressed some anxiety at the prospect of having a different carer.
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25 Aug 2015

Australia Calling!

The Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) team recently received a call from an unexpected place...
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03 Jun 2015

Welcome Pay Rise for the Care and Support Workers!

At the beginning of this month Caremark’s Care and Support Workers were given the good news of yet another increase in their rates of pay. At a minimum of £8.60 per hour during the week with enhancements at weekends and Bank Holidays, these pay rates are now amongst the best in the area.
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Care Certificate Launch Caremark

23 Apr 2015

Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) welcomes the Care Certificate

Introduced nationally at the beginning of April 2015, the new Care Certificate has immediately been embraced by Caremark.
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02 Apr 2015

Client Diana celebrates five years with Caremark!

A bouquet of spring flowers was presented to Diana to mark 5 years to celebrate her fifth anniversary since first receiving care and support from Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh)
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Health and Social Care Certificate

30 Mar 2015

Celebrations for Care Coordinator Lou!

Many congratulations to Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh)'s Care Coordinator Louise Kitley on passing the Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care
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29 Jan 2015

Client shares excellent review of Winchester & Eastleigh homecare

A couple who were originally reluctant to get home care share their opinion of the Caremark service
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Christmas Caremark Home Care

15 Dec 2014

Festive Good Wishes from Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh)!

And so 2014 draws to a close! This is an ideal opportunity to express publicly the management team’s appreciation for all the skilled, dedicated and deeply committed work done by each and every one of Caremark’s Care and Support Workers over the past 12 months.
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Caremark Winchester & Eastleigh Open Day

13 Aug 2014

Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) Welcomes Mayor of Eastleigh to Open Day

Managing Director, Calum Gray was delighted to welcome the Mayor of Eastleigh, Councillor Tony Noyce, and the Mayoress, Mrs Janice Noyce to their Eastleigh offices.
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BBc South Today Caremark Winchester & Eastleigh

10 Jul 2014

Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) stands out in BBC Survey

Last week BBC South approached Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) to request information on a confidential basis about Care and Support Workers’ rates of pay and to see whether they met the National Minimum Wage when travel time between calls was included.
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Caremark Southampton Race for Life

10 Jul 2014

Success for Caremark customer in Southampton Race for Life!

Diana Leech, a Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) customer for the past 4 years, completed the Southampton Race for Life on Sunday 7th July
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06 Jun 2014

Mr Pickles brings good cheer to Chandler’s Ford Resident

It has often been observed that animals can help greatly when patients are ill. Medical records going back 150 years have shown that they can provide comfort, support, have a calming influence and generally boost patients' wellbeing. It is no surprise, therefore, that dogs and cats are increasingly regular guests at some hospitals and nursing homes.
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28 Apr 2014

Choosing the Right Care Provider

One of the most difficult decisions for anyone is to select the right care provider for a family member or loved one.

Finding the right care company is a crucial decision and you may be looking for one just when you have little time or energy to search and choose what is right for you. Here we set out some of the things you can do to make this process easier such as how to find the care providers in your area and also the questions a care provider should answer before you make a decision.
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Caremark Winchester & Eastleigh Vanessa White

15 Apr 2014

Vanessa Celebrates 5 Years with Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh)

Vanessa Mill, a Care Worker with the Hampshire home care providerCaremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) recently reached a special milestone when she celebrated 5 years of service with the company
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17 Mar 2014

A positive start with Working Feedback

Caremark has recently teamed up with Working Feedback in order to learn from our customers what we are doing well and, most importantly, what we might do better.
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19 Feb 2014

New Premises!

Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh) is delighted to announce that, after six years located in Wessex House in the centre of Eastleigh, we have moved to our excellent new offices in Fishers Pond, just south of Colden Common
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04 Sep 2013

Customer Annual Survey 2013

It is a regulatory requirement for all care providers to carry out an annual survey of their Customers’ opinions. Caremark’s Annual Customer Survey seeks the opinion of our Customers on a variety of subjects ranging from the performance of the Care and Support Workers to relationships with the office team and the documentation provided.
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09 Jul 2013

Unsolicited Praise from a Care and Support Worker

The following unsolicited comments were written by member of the Caremark team who had previously worked with another care provider:
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05 Jul 2013

Presentation to the Worthys Women's Institute

On Wednesday 3rd July Calum Gray (Managing Director) and Daniel Langridge (Care Coordinator) gave a 45-minute presentation to the members of the Worthys Women's Institute.
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14 Jun 2013

The Green Deal - a new way to fund energy saving improvements

The Green Deal is a nationwide Government initiative to enable homeowners and tenants to make energy efficient improvements to their homes with no initial installation costs. The expected savings made on energy bills will always be equal to or greater than the cost of the work. There will also be additional help for those most in need, such as the vulnerable, those on low incomes and those with homes that are expensive to improve.
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10 May 2013

Care Quality Commission Inspection Report

We are delighted to announce the publication online of Caremark’s latest inspection carried out by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). This unannounced inspection took place in February and consisted of a rigorous investigation into all aspects of the service Caremark provides.
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08 Nov 2012

Habito - 24 hour live in care service

Caremark has been providing home care in the Winchester and Eastleigh areas for approaching five years.
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01 Aug 2012

Hampshire County Council - Care funding advice

Hampshire County Council has recently highlighted its intent to ensure access to specialist advice for members of the community who are concerned over the cost of funding care, whether that be home care or residential care.
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25 Jul 2012

Praise for Caremark

For Caremark, the well-being of those for whom we provide care and support is our greatest concern and we do not stint in our efforts to meet the desired outcomes of our Customers.
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27 Jun 2012

Care and Support worker training

Caremark considers the training of our Care and Support Workers to be of the utmost importance.
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08 Jan 2012

Excellent Care Quality Commission inspection!

Too often these days the news features horror stories of woefully inadequate care and support being provided for our loved ones at their time of greatest need. It’s also fair to say that the finger of accusation is often pointed at the Care Quality Commission.
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