Care Home Life

25th April 2022

Residents from Isaac Robinson Court create their own blossom tree

Inspired by a local community project, residents from Isaac Robinson Court in Hull took a walk around their local community and after seeing the beautiful cherry […]
22nd April 2022

Wolds Care Centre Wins National Award For Providing Outstanding End-Of-Life Care

HICA nursing care home, The Wolds Care Centre on North Holme Road in Louth has been awarded Platinum Status for the Gold Standards Framework, which recognises […]
14th April 2022

HICA Easter Bonnet Competition 2022!

A big congratulations to the Winner and Runners up in the HICA Easter Bonnet Competition 2022! We have seen so many wonderful Easter Bonnets, it was […]
13th April 2022

HICA in Bloom 2022

After a break of two years we are delighted to be able to announce the return of our HICA in Bloom Competition! There is no theme […]
22nd March 2022

HICA Nursing Portfolio Launch

In the first week of April HICA is proud to be launching its brand new Nursing Portfolio. The portfolio is a part of HICA’s commitment to […]
21st March 2022

HICA Sponsored Walk In Aid of Ukraine

Like everyone in the world everyone at HICA has been horrified at the events in Ukraine, the daily footage on the news is devastating. The feeling […]
4th February 2022

The Grange Supports Dignity Action Day 2022 in Style

The Grange were proud to support Dignity Action Day on February 1st. Dignity Action Day is an annual opportunity for health and social care workers, and […]
18th January 2022

Cottingham Care Home Raises Funds for Specialist Sensory Equipment

Well done! to Overton House who have reached their fundraising goal to purchase an exciting new sensory tool for residents. Staff at Overton House, our specialist […]
11th January 2022

Care Home Refurbishments Underway

The HICA Group specialist care homes The Hollies in Hessle and Cranwell Court in Grimsby have commenced a major refurbishment programme to help transform the lives […]
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. […]
25th May 2020

Elm Tree Court Rises to the Challenges of Covid-19

The coronavirus outbreak has been a difficult time for everyone in Hull and the East Riding, none more so than our the regions’ care homes. Elm […]