Our stories

Jenny's story

DATE: 05.06.2024

Hear from Jenny's family and care team about her transition to Choice Care...

International PBS Conference

DATE: 31.05.2024

The PBS team at Choice Care had a fantastic time at the International Positive Behaviour Support Conference hosted by BILD last week...

Meet Bernie...

DATE: 14.05.2024

Hear from Bernie about his story and about being supported by Choice Care

Choice Got Talent Auditions

DATE: 05.04.2024

With less than a month to go...excitement is growing all across Choice Care, as our Choice Got Talent auditions were announced and are taking place towards the end of April!

Training support for Autism Spectrum Disorder

DATE: 05.04.2024

In celebration of Autism Acceptance Week, we spoke to Sean, a PBS Practioner, about educating teams about Autism...

The PBS Approach at Choice Care

DATE: 02.04.2024

A Tailored Support System for Individuals with Autism

PBS Practitioners Network Event

DATE: 25.03.2024

Local Hero of The Year

DATE: 20.03.2024

We are delighted to share with you that Valeriy has recently won the ‘Local Hero of the Year’ category in the Wiltshire Live Awards!

Employee Appreciation Day

DATE: 19.03.2024

In celebration of our wonderful employees and Employee Appreciation Day, we had over 100 nominations for the competition on our company platform, ChoiceHub and we’re pleased to officially announce our winners…

Employee of the Month

DATE: 11.03.2024

Many congratulations to Penny - Willow House's Employee of the Month for February.

Celebrating Sophie's 5 year Choiceversary!

DATE: 29.02.2024

We talk to Sophie, bank social care worker at Cambria House.

National Apprenticeship Week - we celebrated in style!

DATE: 29.02.2024

We had a fantastic National Apprenticeship Week from 5th to 9th February.

Tom's story

DATE: 22.02.2024

This is Tom's story about being supported by Choice Care

Meet Sarah from our services in Wales

DATE: 21.02.2024

We talk to Sarah, Manager at our sister company in Wales, Care Without Compromise

Meet the Team - introducing Chris

DATE: 16.02.2024

We talk to Chris, Bid and Proposal Manager who started at Choice Care in October 2023.

Choiceversary – Congratulations

DATE: 14.02.2024

We talk to Ewa, Business Development Manager and Deputy Head of Referrals, who has been with Choice Care since 2009.

Pancake Day!

DATE: 14.02.2024

We had a flipping good day on Pancake day on 13th February!

A day in the life of an apprentice...

DATE: 08.02.2024

Find out what its like to be an apprentice at Choice Care

Apprenticeship Week - our colleagues tell us their own stories

DATE: 08.02.2024

We talk to Amy, Acting Home Manager at Nant Leiros (Deputy Manager) who joined Care Without Compromise in January 2021

Apprenticeship Week - our colleagues tell us their own stories

DATE: 06.02.2024

Emily from one of our residential homes in Gloucester tells us about her apprenticeship at Choice Care.

Meet the team – Choice Care Apprentices

DATE: 06.02.2024

We talk to Training Manager Belle, who joined Choice Care Group in 2019, at Springfield House as a care worker.

Bowling day out

DATE: 31.01.2024

The team from Wey View really enjoyed their time out bowling last week.

Celebrating 15 years at Choice Care

DATE: 29.01.2024

We talk to Vanya, Manager at Oakley Lodge who celebrates her 15th Choiceversary!

Stroud Lodge - baking legend!

DATE: 18.01.2024

The people at Stroud Lodge are very keen bakers, and every Sunday seems to be an episode of Bake Off!

Meet Tasmin, one of our fabulous apprentices at Choice Care

DATE: 13.12.2023

Tasmin joined Choice Care in October 2022 and is currently studying for her Level 3 qualifications while working at one of our services.

Choiceversary – Congratulations

DATE: 05.12.2023

We talk to, Natasha, Manager at Willow House who celebrates her 10th Choiceversary!

Daisy's work experience placement

DATE: 04.12.2023

The West PBS Team have successfully hosted a work experience placement with Daisy from Sunnyside who wishes to follow a clinical career!

Choiceversary – Congratulations

DATE: 30.11.2023

We talk to Kay, Manager at Stokewood, who has been with Choice Care since October 1998, Let’s find out more!

New Supported Living in Neath

DATE: 27.11.2023

Kian's first adult home in Care Without Compromise's new Supported Living flat in Neath!

Kelly Collins - new Assistant Regional Director for the West Region

DATE: 22.11.2023

We talk to Kelly, who has recently been promoted to Assistant Regional Director.

Ballards Ash - a winner at Choice Got talent 2023!

DATE: 20.11.2023

We talked to Viv, Manager at Ballards Ash, about the Ballards Ash Singers – one of the winners of Choice Got Talent 2023!

Volunteer dog walking and loving it!

DATE: 01.11.2023

One of the people we support in one of our Wales service has taken up volunteer dog walking and absolutely loves it.

Getting in the Halloween Spirit..!

DATE: 17.10.2023

The people we support from across our East Region had a fantastic time at the Halloween themed PBS Pub!

Willow House go horse-riding!

DATE: 20.09.2023

Not only a wonderful horse-riding experience but a royal encounter too...

Teambuilding with our PSB Team

DATE: 14.09.2023

Our Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) team from the East Region had a teambuilding afternoon recently.

Choiceversary Congratulations

DATE: 13.09.2023

We talk to Deputy Regional Director, Leighanne, who has been with Choice Care since 2008. Let’s find out more!

Sweet's Choiceversary!

DATE: 30.08.2023

Sweet, a Social Care Worker, at one of our Reading homes, has just celebrated her 20th Choiceversary!

South Region Sports Day - great fun!

DATE: 03.08.2023

A fantastic time was had by everyone who came to our recent Sports day in the New Forest.

Choice Got Talent auditions are coming!

DATE: 26.07.2023

Choice Got Talent is one of the biggest events in the Choice calendar and people across the group are now getting ready for the auditions which are coming up in August!

Choice Football Tournament 2023

DATE: 19.07.2023

Everyone had a fantastic day at the annual Choice Care Football Tournament, which took place at Sunnyside on Wednesday 12 July. Teams from across Choice Care came to take part, support and cheer on.

Nominations for the 2023 Choice Care Employee Awards are now open!

DATE: 18.07.2023

Colleagues right across Choice Care are nominating their colleagues for the annual Choice Care Employee Awards.

Choiceversary – Congratulations!

DATE: 10.07.2023

We talk to, Rafal Gac, who has been with Choice Care since 2008 and celebrates his 15-year Choiceversary this month! Let’s find out more...

We talk to Reece, one of our Senior Recruiters.

DATE: 03.07.2023

Meet Reece, one of our senior recruiters at Choice Care who started s a senior Social care Worker in 2019.

Meet Adele, one of our fabulous Training Managers

DATE: 19.06.2023

We talk to Adele, one of our fabulous training managers, who has been with Choice Care since 2012 and find out more about her role.

PBS Social Club East

DATE: 13.06.2023

Our Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) Team in our East Region have been running very successful monthly social clubs!

Dr Mark Smith, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Care Without Compromise

DATE: 10.05.2023

Care Without Compromise, our sister company in Wales, supports people with learning disabilities, autism, mental health conditions and associated complex needs. With its own clinical team, Care Without Compromise has a particular expertise in understanding and supporting individuals with behaviours that challenge. We asked Dr Mark Smith, Consultant Clinical Psychologist about his work.

Choice Has Got Talent Video!

DATE: 16.02.2022

Choice Has Got Talent is our annual talent competition for the people we support, take a look at the video of the latest edition!

Disabled Artist has First Exhibition in London

DATE: 09.09.2019

US artist Nicholas Kontaxis exhibits his colourful canvases in London's Mayfair.

I was told only boys could be autistic

DATE: 03.09.2019

There are multiple theories why many more men and boys get an autism diagnosis

Down's syndrome actor inspires

DATE: 01.08.2019

Belfast actor with Down's syndrome inspires young people with special needs.

Drag Syndrome

DATE: 08.05.2019

Drag Syndrome - outspoken performers with Down's syndrome creating a stir on the drag scene.

How my life turned around with new treatment

DATE: 15.03.2019

Springbank Ward at Fulbourn Hospital near Cambridge introduces dialectical behaviour therapy

"˜It's like the light's come back on'

DATE: 05.02.2019

Tackling social isolation by building links between older and learning-disabled people and their neighbourhoods

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