Care Home Life

1st June 2021

HullLive Health & Care Awards 2021 – Carer of the Year finalist

Carer of the Year finalist Amanda Peacock is a care worker for HICA at Home who has a great reputation for her loyalty and dedication to […]
1st June 2021

Hull Live Health & Care Awards 2021 – Our Finalists

Congratulations to our finalists!!! Each Year Hull Live run their Health and Care awards to celebrate the hard work of individuals and teams within the Health […]
18th May 2021

International Nurses Day

Last week the 12th May was international Nurses Day. Across our homes residents and staff were busy with activities to raise awareness and show appreciation of […]
18th May 2021

We do like to be beside the Seaside

As restrictions start to ease residents across our homes have been starting to enjoy trips out again. Residents at Kirkgate House, our Learning Disabilities home and […]
18th May 2021

Dementia Action Week at HICA

Dementia Action Week is the 17th-23rd May Across our Homes residents and staff have been taking part in activities to raise awareness. This year, Dementia Action […]
4th May 2021

Birches residents egg-cited as new ducklings hatch

In the middle of April, The Birches, our Learning disabilities home in Brigg, received some Duck eggs to hatch in an incubator. Residents have been excited […]
22nd April 2021

At Raleigh Court residents been having a great time creating Oomphs ‘No sew sock bunnies’.

At Raleigh Court residents been having a great time creating Oomphs ‘No sew sock bunnies’. The bunnies are great fun and an easy project to make. […]
7th April 2021

Gift Bags – Grimsby Homecare

As a way of saying Thank You to staff for their incredible work during the pandemic each homecare service was sent a cash gift to treat […]
1st April 2021

The HICA Group Teams Up With National Activities Company

The HICA Group has announced a new partnership with Oomph! On Demand to enhance their activity provision across all 17 of its care homes and to […]
1st April 2021

The HICA Group Teams Up With National Activities Company

The HICA Group has announced a new partnership with Oomph! On Demand to enhance their activity provision across all 17 of its care homes and to […]
22nd March 2021

Helping Hands

Many of our Homes have taken part in wemadethishull’s latest project ‘Helping Hands’. The project is to celebrate all those helping hands over the past year […]
11th March 2021

Indoor Visiting resumes

Across our homes visitors are being welcomed back, this last year has been a very difficult time but we are delighted that under new government guidelines […]
24th February 2021

Homes looking forward to a brighter spring

Across our Homes residents love to get involved in outdoor activities during spring. From planting bulbs and growing vegetables to bird spotting there are activities to […]
16th February 2021

The HICA family enjoys a nostalgic snow day!

Across our homes the HICA family has been having a great time enjoying the recent snowy weather. From socially distanced snowball fight to snowman building and […]
9th February 2021

The Grange – Dignity Action day

On the first of February, The Grange at Buckshaw held their Dignity Action day, although Covid stopped them celebrating the day in the usual way, staff […]
5th February 2021

Overton house visiting pod!

Due to the pandemic Overton House in Cottingham has been doing window visits, allowing families to visit residents in a covid safe way, but as the […]
6th January 2021

New HICA Home First to Receive Covid Vaccination

Staff and residents at the local Wolds Care Centre in Louth were ‘delighted’ to be the first people in the area to receive the new coronavirus […]
22nd December 2020

Elm Tree Court create sensory room

This year at Elm Tree Court staff have created several innovative rooms to enable them to ‘bring the outside in’ One of the rooms they have […]