Care Home Life

22nd March 2021

Gift Bags – Hull Homecare

When a cash gift was received from Senior Management the Hull Homecare office decided to spend this on the Care Workers in recognition of the amazing […]
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 […]
18th March 2021

Local Care Provider Joins Forces with Hull Minster to Support Day Of Reflection

The HICA Group will come together on the 23rd of March and join hundreds of other organisations to support The Marie Curie Trust Day of Reflection, […]
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 […]
4th February 2021

Residents at Isaac Robinson Court keep active in lockdown with virtual cycle trip

Residents at Isaac Robinson Court had a great time taking it in turns to cycle on their exercise bike! With their wonderful teamwork, their effort both […]
24th November 2020

Interactive touch screen tables

Many of the homes across the HICA family have recently acquired interactive touch screen tables which are proving to be very popular with residents, with the […]
10th November 2020

All the fun of the fair

Our care homes found inventive ways to fill the gap felt by the absence of Hull Fair this year. As the Fair has been cancelled this […]
30th October 2020

Homes have a Fun and Spooky time at Halloween

At a time of year enjoyed by many, our learning disability homes have been coming up with some wonderfully creative ways to have a Spooktacular Halloween. […]
9th September 2020

Isaac Robinson Court create ‘Garden Gallery’

Isaac Robinson Court have been getting creative with their new Garden Gallery. The inspiration behind the idea came about when they struggled to find flowers to […]
31st August 2020

New Visitor’s Room for The Hollies

Residents at a Hessle care home are being reunited with their loved ones for the first time in four months thanks to a newly created and […]
28th August 2020

Residents at Kirkgate House enjoy a Hawaiian party.

Having to stay at home does not have to be boring. Residents and staff at Kirkgate House proved this with their wonderful Hawaiian themed party! At […]
30th July 2020

New Tea Room for Elm Tree Court

Elm Tree Court are delighted to announce the opening of their new in-house Tea Room. The inspiration for the Willow’s Tea Room came about because residents […]
15th July 2020

Ducks and Chickens come to HICA Care Homes

Earlier this year Prospect house welcomed some new additions, three ducks, Sooty Sweep and Sue, the idea came about after a residents meeting. The ducks have […]
1st June 2020

Cranwell Court Turns To Letter Writing to Help Residents Stay Connected

A Care home in Grimsby is turning to good old-fashioned letter writing to help residents stay in touch with friends and family during the coronavirus outbreak. […]