Care Home Life

24th April 2023

The Lodge appoints new manager.

Hayley Rowson de Vares is the new manager at The Lodge, which is located within Buckshaw Retirement Village in Chorley. The Lodge is designed to support […]
20th April 2023

Staff take up the 3 Peaks Challenge to raise funds for SHINE

We’re raising £1,500 to help improve the lives of the service users we provide services to. A team of 8 staff members from The HICA Group […]
17th April 2023

HICA Care Homes Celebrate the 1940s

The nostalgia of the 1940s has taken over the HICA Group as staff and residents dress up, eat traditional food and enjoy music from the era. […]
5th April 2023

Buckshaw Retirement Village is delighted to announce the opening of the Grange Suite

Buckshaw Retirement Village is delighted to announce the opening of the Grange Suite, offering unparalleled levels of residential care and support to its residents. We are […]
29th March 2023

Introducing The Hessle Suite at The Hollies Care Centre

Introducing the Hessle Suite, an exclusive range of luxury studio apartments located in the Hollies Care Centre, a residential care home close to the centre of […]
28th March 2023

The HICA Quiz League 2023!

The Results are in for from the Final of The HICA Quiz League 2023!   Congratulations to Elm Tree Court – 1st place!   The quiz […]
9th March 2023

New Addition at Prospect House – Monty the FEO (Feline Entertainment Officer)

Learning Disabilities Care Home Prospect House in Goole recently announced a new addition to their team.   Monty, their new FEO (Feline Entertainment Officer) has already […]
6th March 2023

New recipe to support people with dementia

The HICA Group has cooked up a new way to help support people living with dementia. The latest project is the design and production of a […]
15th February 2023

Residents write poem celebrating local town

Tamarix Lodge is situated in the popular seaside resort of Withernsea, residents love to get out and about in the local area and have written a […]
1st November 2021

A Spooktacular Halloween at HICA

Residents across HICA homes have had a Fang-tastic time this Halloween! With days full of activities including apple bobbing, watching spooky films, pumpkin carving and baking […]
18th October 2021

Happy 100th Birthday!

Clarice, a resident at Wilton Lodge, HICA’s home on Holderness Road in Hull is today celebrating her 100th Birthday! She has had a lovely day so far […]
5th October 2021

Kirkgate Fair!

Its that time of year again! Kirkgate House are getting ready for their own version of Hull Fair. The Kirkgate fair has taken place over the […]
7th September 2021

HICA Group Invest in 4 New Minibuses

Residents at 5 of the HICA Group care homes are looking forward to organising some outings after the group invested in 4 brand new minibuses. The […]
16th August 2021

Olympics at HICA!

Residents across HICA care homes have been having a wonderful time recently with Olympic themed activities! Residents have been caught up in the excitement surrounding the […]
3rd August 2021

Thank you apetito!

Thank you! We would like to say a big thank you to our catering partners apetito who recently provided delicious food at several tea parties that […]
29th July 2021

Covid Heroes Celebration

A fabulous day was had at Overton House in Cottingham when a party was held to celebrate their recent success in the Hull Daily Mail Care […]
13th July 2021

Tea Party for Care home of the Year!

Tea Party for Care home of the Year! Yesterday Elm Tree Court celebrated their recent win at the Hull Live Health and Care Awards 2021 with […]
7th July 2021

Residents meet Coco

Residents at Elm Tree Court recently met a lovely little dog named Coco, who came to the home to visit them. She made a lot of […]