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Prestige Nursing + Care Client Survey 2020 Results

The Prestige Nursing + Care Client Survey was sent out to all our clients in March 2020. We received a fantastic number of responses and some very valuable feedback, including over 90% of respondents agreeing that not only, would they recommend us to a friend, but that our service has also made a positive [...]

2020-08-24T14:57:20+01:00May 26th, 2020|

Important Coronavirus (COVID-19) notice

Prestige Nursing + Care is proactively managing the risk of COVID-19 through our actions, prioritising the health and safety of our clients and staff at all times, whilst assisting the wider communities we serve as far as possible. Personal message from Belinda Berkeley, Managing Director for Prestige Nursing + Care, on the COVID 19 [...]

2020-04-06T13:46:03+01:00April 3rd, 2020|

Prestige Nursing + Care 2019 Carer of the Year

Meet our Carer of the Year 2019, Connor Swainston-Hunt from our Leicester branch. Connor won Carer of the Year 2019, for his outstanding service to everyone that he cares for. Connor joined the Prestige Nursing + Care senior leaders in October at the Sodexo Global Homecare Senior Leadership Conference in Atlanta, along [...]

2019-11-18T14:09:24+00:00November 18th, 2019|

Prestige Nursing + Care appoints Belinda Berkeley as Managing Director

Prestige Nursing + Care, one of the UK’s most established private nursing care and support care businesses, has appointed Belinda Berkeley as Managing Director. Belinda joins from The Good Care Group where she was Managing Director. She replaces Jonathan Bruce, who has been appointed as CEO of Sodexo UK Homecare. As part of her [...]

2019-11-01T14:34:28+00:00October 1st, 2019|

Prestige Nursing + Care opens Taunton branch

Prestige Nursing + Care, one of the UK’s most established private nursing care and support care agencies, has officially opened its new branch in Taunton. Situated on the High Street, the new office is managed by Chris Hayes with a team of three. The new office covers care for Taunton and the surrounding area, [...]

2019-10-30T19:23:29+00:00September 17th, 2019|

Prestige Nursing + Care to speak at Residential and Home Care Show

Prestige Nursing + Care, one of the UK’s most established private nursing care and support care agencies, is to host two sessions at the upcoming Residential and Home Care Show. Jonathan Bruce, Managing Director at Prestige Nursing + Care, will discuss domiciliary care and the future of the market. Additionally, Sue Jones, Admiral Nurse [...]

2019-05-30T15:08:03+01:00May 29th, 2019|

The deepening crisis in social care

While we are now all too familiar with the perilous state of the social care system, the latest report from Age UK makes for sobering reading. It estimates that as many as 1.2 million people aged 65 or above – equivalent to roughly one in eight – are not receiving the support they require for [...]

2018-11-14T12:04:38+00:00February 22nd, 2017|

The inconvenient truth about social care

Years of inadequate funding for social care were inevitably going to have consequences. A combination of reduced funding and higher staff costs, following the ‘living wage’ increase have put profitability under severe strain across the care sector. As a result, care providers are beginning to hand back contracts, with 57% of local authorities experiencing this within the [...]

2018-11-14T12:04:38+00:00December 14th, 2016|

The Autumn Statement: Silence on social care

Over the past few months, we have seen MPs, medical professionals, council leaders and care leaders united in their belief that urgent action is needed to close the social care-funding gap. Without this, they said, the results could be catastrophic. On Wednesday, the social care sector eagerly awaited the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement. Given the strength [...]

2018-11-14T12:04:38+00:00November 28th, 2016|

The Autumn Statement: Time for action on social care

Warnings of a crisis in social care have become more frequent and more urgent in recent months. As we head towards winter, medical professionals, care workers, MPs, council leaders and charities alike have been telling us that we are on course for a disaster of untold proportions. The government recently promised an additional £3.5 billion to add to [...]

2018-11-14T12:04:39+00:00November 10th, 2016|