Overwhelmed by kindness and support

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been overwhelmed with acts of kindness and support from everyone within the Continued Care community. The care for others, compassion, selflessness and dedication we’ve seen has been truly humbling and uplifting. Everyone has come together to help each other and enable us to maintain our services for those who […]

Coronavirus statement from Continued Care

As you can imagine, the last few weeks have been extremely busy for us as we put measures in place during this challenging time. We’ve been working hard to ensure all the necessary steps have been taken to keep our service users and staff members safe, and to maintain our service provision for everyone who […]

Great start to new Friendship and Social Group in Harrogate

A new Friendship and Social Group in Harrogate got off to a great start on Friday when it launched at Bilton Community Centre. Aimed at bringing people together to combat loneliness and isolation, the new group welcomed people from the local community for a coffee, cake and a chat. The first session was aimed at […]

Retaining Investors in People Gold for the third time

We’re thrilled to be recognised as a great place to work after being awarded the prestigious Investors in People Gold (IiP Gold) standard for the third consecutive time. The accreditation underlines our credentials as one of the best home care employers in Harrogate and the wider area. It comes just a couple of months after […]

New initiative to combat loneliness and isolation in Harrogate

We’re excited to be launching a new Friendship & Social Group at Bilton Community Centre in Harrogate, aimed at bringing people together to combat isolation and loneliness. The group will run on the last Friday of each month, starting on February 28th. Attendance is free and open to anyone who would like to enjoy a […]

Podcast about the care sector and best practice

Continued Care’s director Samantha Harrison has been discussing the care sector and best practice in a podcast for The Parliamentary Review. The independent series of publications gives people working in private and public sector organisations the chance to share and promote best practice, as well as discussing their personal insights, ideas and concerns. It also […]

Supporting the community in Harrogate and beyond

As a home care team working every day with people in the community in Harrogate, Knaresborough, Thirsk and Settle, we have a strong sense of our social responsibility. All our employees live and work in these areas, so we’re delighted to support and partner with local charities and community groups, often through sponsorship and fundraising. […]

Celebrating Christmas with a lovely lunch

The annual Continued Care Christmas Lunch welcomed service users, carers, friends and other guests for a lovely festive celebration. Held at the Cairn Hotel in Harrogate, the event included a Christmas meal with all the trimmings, as well as an appearance from Father Christmas, handing out presents. Live music was provided by talented pianist Henric, who […]

Festive fun at our annual Christmas lunch

The annual Continued Care Christmas Lunch is always a fun and festive affair, and we’re looking forward to welcoming more people than ever to this year’s event. The idea behind the Christmas lunch is for us to bring our clients in Harrogate, Knaresborough and the surrounding areas together with our carers for a tasty Christmas […]

Continued Care wins Best Home Care Employer Award

We were over the moon to pick up the award for the Best Home Care Employer at the Great British Care Awards 2019 regional finals. Awarding the trophy to our director Samantha Harrison, the judges described Continued Care as: “An outstanding employer committed to recruiting on values and retaining a highly motivated workforce, passionate about […]