Learning Disability Life

26th June 2024

HICA Group announces specialised veteran care initiative

As we recognise Armed Forces Day this weekend, Yorkshire-based the HICA Group has announced the adoption and roll out of the Veteran Friendly Framework (VFF) across […]
26th June 2024

Hampden House appoints new manager

Hampden House, a HICA care home in the prestigious Duchy estate in Harrogate, has announced the appointment of a new manager. Laura Newall, a highly experienced […]
14th June 2024

Celebrating D-Day Across Our Care Homes

Celebrating D-Day Across Our Care Homes: Honoring the Past, Embracing the Present This year, our care homes came together to commemorate the 80th anniversary of D-Day […]
14th June 2024

Orchard Park AFC Achieve Promotion

Celebrations as Orchard Park AFC Achieve Promotion! We are thrilled to announce that Orchard Park AFC U13’s  has achieved promotion to Group 4 at the end […]
16th May 2024

Kirkgate House team conquer Three Peaks Challenge

We are thrilled to announce that a group of our dedicated staff members from Kirkgate House recently completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge, a grueling yet […]
15th May 2024

HICA care home Elm Tree Court danceathon raises over £600 towards minibus fund

A care home in Hull recently held a successful 15-hour danceathon recently, which raised over £600 towards the residents’ minibus fund. The funds, raised by staff […]
15th May 2024

Prospect House in Goole appoints new manager

The HICA Group has appointed a new manager at  its care home in Goole. Ed Robinson joins Prospect House in Goole, which is owned and managed […]
27th March 2024

Chorley school children create giant easter egg design at Buckshaw Retirement Village

The bowling green at Buckshaw Retirement Village is currently an incredible sight of colour and creativity this Easter after school children from Buckshaw Trinity Church of […]
20th March 2024

HICA care home welcomes unusual visitors to help reduce stress and anxiety

The Lodge care home in Chorley, part of Buckshaw Retirement Villlage, in Lancashire has welcomed a flock of chickens to its home as part of its […]
14th June 2023

Get ready for the third Tour De HICA!

Join us for an exhilarating event on Thursday, June 22nd, as The HICA Group proudly presents the third Tour De HICA fundraising event. This exciting initiative […]
10th May 2023

Fun filled days at HICA

We have a wonderful, dedicated team of activity coordinators across the HICA Group. Our activity coordinators plan fun filled calendars with events from outings to arts […]
19th August 2022

Congratulations! HICA in Bloom Finalists 2022!

The first round of judging in this year’s HICA in Bloom has now concluded and we are delighted to be able to announce the five finalists. […]
13th June 2022

The return of HICA in Bloom

After a break of two years we are delighted to be able to announce the return of our HICA in Bloom Competition! Before covid HICA in […]
1st June 2022

Isaac Robinson Court opens a Salon in memory of beloved resident

Local Care Home opens a Salon in memory of beloved resident Isaac Robinson Court, our care home for people with Learning disabilities in Hull recently celebrated […]
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 […]
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 […]
13th December 2021

Touch screen tables made by Inspired Inspirations

Across the HICA Group our homes have specialist touch screen tables made by Inspired Inspirations. The tables are a large scale version of a handheld tablet […]