A great start to a career in care

We’ve had some lovely feedback about one of our Ripon carers, Scarlett Chatten. Scarlett only began her career in care when she joined us in March after leaving her job at Tesco. Judging by the comment below, she is already a hit with our clients and their families! “I recently met a young woman, whilst […]

New faces at Continued Care as Ripon and Thirsk team expands

We are delighted to welcome some new members to our team as our home care services in the Ripon and Thirsk area continue to grow. Karla Bishop-Loach is our new Care Service Manager and brings years of experience working with children, families and people with additional needs. Her previous role was as Head of Care […]

Retro car provides a trip down memory lane

Following on from our earlier post about Rob Ineichen celebrating five years with Continued Care, we thought we’d share this story which highlights what a thoughtful carer he is. You may have seen Rob driving around in his classic 1972 Vauxhall Viva. He’s been a fan of modified and classic cars since he was a […]

Rob celebrates five years with Continued Care

Congratulations to Rob Ineichen, one of our Harrogate and Knaresborough carers who has just marked his fifth anniversary with Continued Care. Rob, 33, joined us after deciding on a change of career. He had never worked in the care sector before, having previously had a stint in the Army, been a security guard for G4S […]

Memories of VE Day: “Every house on our street had a Union Jack.”

Every year, the VE Day anniversary is a time of reflection for the sacrifices made by so many people, as well as a chance to remember the importance of ensuring peace in our time and in the future. With the lockdown in place this year, the country may not be able to mark the 75th […]

Honoured to be included on the ‘Harrogate Heroes’ bus

Two of our fantastic carers were honoured to have their picture featured on the side of a ‘Harrogate Heroes’ bus specially designed to pay tribute to the town’s key workers during the coronavirus crisis. Audrey and Laura are among the many faces included on the outside of the bus as part of an initiative by […]

Overwhelmed by your 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 […]