News & Events

Read the latest news and find out what events are happening in the Home Instead network.


Plaques to turn the spotlight on ageism

Some of the UK’s unsung heroes have appeared on plaques alongside famous historical figures as part of our campaign tackling ageism.

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Staying safe in the heat

For many of us, the sun shining and the temperatures rising is a cause for celebration. But it’s crucial we don’t forget about the older people in our lives who find a heatwave tough.

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A Career in Care: Krystal’s story

Entering the care profession with Home Instead provides employees not just with a rewarding job but also a career path with fantastic prospects. Read Krystal's story about her career in care.

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Purple plaques for three Home Instead advocates!

We’re bursting with pride after awarding the winners of our Purple Plaque competition, which celebrates the achievements of remarkable older people. Among the winners were three members of the Home Instead family!

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Our Care Professional of the Year is… Paula!

Lorraine Kelly was delighted to reveal the winner of Home Instead’s Care Professional of the Year award.

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Royal treatment for Care Pro Ed

A Care Professional from Home Instead South East Northumberland, Ed Stoker, recently enjoyed a royal day out to Buckingham Palace.

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Best Companies league tables are live!

News just in – we are the top home care company on Best Companies’ Health and Social Care league table!

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Parkinson’s UK partnership at home care event

Home Instead presented alongside the national charity Parkinson’s UK at The Residential & Home Care Show, part of Health Plus Care.

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Home Instead - most recommended home care company

We’re delighted to have been announced as the most recommended home care company by, the UK’s top reviews website for the sector.

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Home Instead launches Purple Plaque Jubilee campaign

Home Instead has launched a Purple Plaque campaign to honour older people who are leading interesting lives to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

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Care Pro of the Year finalist

Care Professional of the Year finalists announced

Every day we’re thankful to our fantastic Care Professionals for working tirelessly to help our clients live well at home. Our Care Professional of the Year award shows some extra appreciation when clients go the extra mile, and we’re excited to announce this year’s three finalists.

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Home Instead reaches Parkinson’s training milestone

As we recognise World Parkinson’s Day (April 11th 2022) we are delighted to share the news that a year on from announcing our groundbreaking partnership with national charity Parkinson’s UK, we have reached a key milestone.

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