News and events

Office team with 5 Star Award from WorkBuzz

Five Star Employer Award

Our office received a 5 star award from Workbuzz following an independent survey to assess the quality of the employment at our company. Pictured here a very proud office team who are chuffed the CAREGivers gave them this excellent rating

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Theatre ticket winners Roy and Joy Allen with Home Instead owner, Jean

Theatre Treat for Champions of Compassion

Heroes aren’t just found in movies, they are out and about in our communities showing care and compassion, reaching out to people at times of need and helping to reduce loneliness and isolation. Home Instead, Frinton, Clacton and Walton, has been shining a light on these Champions of Compassion and saying a thank you for all they do with a trip to Frinton Summer Theatre’s production of Ladies in Lavender.

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Judging the Children's Jubilee Drawing Competition

Jubilee Drawing Competition Winners Announced

This week Home Instead's Jean Allen and Tendring Eldercare's Laura Marston had the tough job of judging all the fantastic entries into our Children's Jubilee Drawing Competition. We had 80 super creations from children at schools across the area.

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Volunteers at the Jubilee Dementia Cafe

Dementia Cafe celebrates the Queen's Jubilee

The Dementia Cafe, a partnership offering by Home Instead and Frinton Free, helped carers and 'cared for' celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee on Tuesday (24th May 22) with a special Jubilee themed afternoon.

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Home Instead at NAWT dog show

Tombola raises cash for homeless dogs and cats

The Home Instead Team were at the National Animal Welfare Trust's Fun Day and Dog Show in Little Clacton, raising funds for homeless cats and dogs.

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Children's Jubilee Drawing Competition

Jubilee Drawing Competition

Home Instead and Tendring Eldercare are asking youngsters aged 4 to 12 years old to help them create a Happy Queens Jubilee card. The winning entry will be sent out to 200 residents along with a special cream tea delivery, reaching out to those who may otherwise not be able to join in the street parties celebrating her Majesty the Queen's 70 year reign.

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Visit our Facebook page to enter the competition

Easter Competition

Easter is a great time to get out in the garden and enjoy the joys of Spring and the wonderful colours bursting forth as new life emerges. And what better way to celebrate Easter than with a competition to win a £50 voucher* to spend with our friends at Parkers in Kirby.

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Care Professionals being led into the Virtual Dementia Experience

WALKING IN THE SHOES OF THOSE LIVING WITH DEMENTIA

Virtual Dementia Training Tour stops off at Home Instead Clacton, Frinton and Walton to give Care Professionals a first hand experience what it's like to live with dementia.

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Care Professional June O'Conner

From Tub Skipper to CAREGiver

It's no longer 'life on the ocean waves' for June as the Care Profession calls.

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Care Professional Mark Corton sets off to visit a client.

Mark's Quarter Century of Care

Mark Corton has been working in the care profession for 25 years and still loves his job as much today as he did a quarter century ago.

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Care Professional Paula Clift

Paula's Rewarding Career Change

Care Professional Paula Clift tells us why she loves her job so much.

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Gifts for the Elderly at Christmas

Gifts for the Elderly at Christmas

Home Instead elves and our very own Father Christmas (wonderful caregivers Rae, Pat and Mark) collected gifts for the elderly in Parkers Nursery. Parkers very kindly gave us a spot next to their lovely café. The gifts will go to the elderly who will be spending Christmas alone this year or who are likely to receive little in the way of gifts

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