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Caremark Training2Care Virtual Dementia Tour

30th October 2019

Virtual dementia tour paves the way for better dementia care

Dementia affects approximately 850,000 people in the UK. As a leading care organisation, we want to ensure that our care staff have the appropriate skills and...

Richard and Emily Magrath Caremark North Down Ards and Belfast

25th October 2019

Franchising as a family

Emily and Richard Magrath launched their Caremark (North Down, Ards & Belfast) franchise in 2013. Six years later, they have built a successful business and have...

Caremark franchisees Natasha Ash Duncan

15th October 2019

Why business acumen is the key to a thriving care franchise

Launching a home care franchise can be a lifeline, a golden opportunity to swap an unfulfilling career for one that offers ambitious, caring people the chance...

Raspinder Singh Caremark (Dartford & Gravesham)

28th August 2019

The rising franchisee star

Raspinder launched his Caremark franchise in his home-town of Gravesend in February 2018. His franchise is already thriving, with care worker retention and community outreach at...

Caremark Three Rivers & Chiltern Top 20 Homecare Providers Awards

19th August 2019

Caremark franchises rated in Top 20 home care providers by clients

For the fifth year running, Caremark offices across the UK have featured in the Top 20 Home Care Awards 2019 organised by the online care directory...

Caremark East Hertfordshire and Broxbourne Outstanding CQC rating

16th August 2019

Caremark business achieves Outstanding rating in first inspection

It has been an exciting time for Sareet Shah and Priya Desai and their team at Caremark (East Hertfordshire & Broxbourne), who have been rated ‘Outstanding’...

Martin Steyn_Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge & Malling

11th July 2019

Taking control of the future

Before launching his Caremark franchise in Kent, Martin worked in finance in London, making the long commute every day by train. He first considered investing in...

Robert Johnstone Caremark (Cambridge & South Cambridgeshire)

24th June 2019

Making the change to care

The home care industry attracts all sorts of people, each with their own reason for choosing to buy a franchise in this growing sector and Caremark’s...

Franchise and success

12th June 2019

Can joining a franchise in a growing sector guarantee success?

The success of your business, no matter what sector you choose, will be down to a combination of the proven franchise model you buy into and...

Charles Folkes and his team winning a Caremark Milestone Award

30th May 2019

What type of rewards could a franchise bring?

There are many! The potential rewards from joining a franchise depend on the model and support the franchisor offers. The franchise industry is drawing in professionals...

Hannah Drury EWIF 2019

22nd May 2019

Caremark franchisee scoops fifth national business award

Imagine scooping five awards in just over three years! Meet Hannah Drury, inspiring businesswoman and mother-of-two who did just that. Hannah who owns and runs Caremark...

Sharan Dhaliwal with her Caremark South West Regional Award 2016

1st May 2019

One woman’s journey from health care to social care

Sharan Dhaliwal launched her Caremark (Cardiff & The Vale of Glamorgan) franchise after a career in the NHS, spanning 25 years. The former Nurse, Midwife and...

Caremark Plymouth OUTSTANDING CQC

15th April 2019

OUTSTANDING rating for Caremark (Plymouth)

The team at Caremark (Plymouth) are celebrating after receiving an OUTSTANDING rating from the CQC. Former engineer Graham Livingston launched Caremark (Plymouth) with his wife, Alison,...

Franchise Discovery Day March 2019

25th February 2019

Franchise Discovery Day – Manchester, 21st March 2019

Thinking of owning your own business? Heard of franchising but want to know more? Come to our Franchise Discovery Day on 21st March in Manchester and...

Caremark 12th Annual Conference

30th January 2019

Caremark reveals revolutionary new care service at franchise conference and awards

A packed auditorium at the 12th annual Caremark conference was held spellbound as a revolutionary new care system was revealed to Caremark’s network of franchisees.  With...

2019 Top 10

24th December 2018

Caremark beats off bigger brands to be placed in top 10 UK franchises

Caremark is rising up the ranks of the best UK franchises with the latest results being released from Elite Franchise’s Top 100 list, which celebrates the...

Alan Frew, Compliance Manager, North

24th December 2018

Caremark strengthens head office team

This year has seen Caremark’s network of franchisees continue to grow and businesses to build, in spite of the challenges facing the social care sector. With...


28th November 2018

Caremark welcomes six new franchisees!

Six new franchisees recently completed their initial franchisee training and are now awaiting registration with the Care Quality Commission which will allow them to open their...

The next step

19th September 2018

Making the leap

Take charge of your career and jump into something rewarding When you consider we spend about one third of our life at work, which equates to...

David Glover Interview on Share Radio

4th September 2018

Share Radio interviews Caremark’s David Glover

Earlier in August, Caremark’s acting Managing Director David Glover was a guest on Share Radio, the UK radio station covering all things business and financial. Interviewed...

Caremark Mid-Year Social 2018

26th June 2018

Care franchisor hosts a fun social day for franchise network

There is great truth in the saying “all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”.  However, there is no danger of that happening with...

Caremark Richmond 1 year anniversary

15th June 2018

Richmond care provider celebrates 1st anniversary with a big party!

Local in-home care provider, Caremark (Richmond-upon-Thames) hosted a special party to celebrate their first anniversary of their business and invited along clients and staff to share...

Caremark Culture Campaign Culture Book

7th June 2018

One Team One Goal: Creating the Mark of Excellent Care

Welcome to our Culture Campaign!  We launched this very recently and already this is setting us on an exciting path which we think will revolutionise our...

Caremark Franchise Business Plan

1st June 2018

Making it all add up.

Getting your financial planning sorted right from the off is key for any new business start-up. So, you’re ready to take that next step.  You’ve finally...

Caremark Plymouth Homecare 2018 Top 20 Awards

29th May 2018

Public votes place Caremark in Top 20 providers of home care in regions across the UK

The annual results are out! Once again Caremark offices across the UK have featured in the public’s choice of the Top 20 Home Care Awards 2018....

Caremark Sutton Hannah Drury EWIF 2018 Award

25th May 2018

Sutton franchisee wins 4th national business award in under 12 months

Caremark (Sutton) franchisee, Hannah Drury is celebrating once again with her recent win of yet another business award. Hannah Drury, 26, (Sutton)’s Operations Director, was presented...

Caremark New Franchisees Q1 2018 Halima Duru Annetta Doyle

1st May 2018

Ending Q1 on a high with three new franchisees!

With a prestigious national industry award win and a record-breaking conference already in the bag, Caremark are rounding off a successful Q1 of 2018 with the...

Caremark Richmond Shipra Mehta and Swati Bagwe

27th April 2018

The power of two!

Young entrepreneurs, Shipra Mehta and Swati Bagwe are just two of Caremark’s thirty something clutch of franchisees who have recently joined the expanding UK network. Shipra...

Caremark finalists EWiF 2018 Lisa Fyfe & Hannah Drury

18th April 2018

Caremark celebrate EWIF award trio

What could be better than being shortlisted for a national business award? How about being shortlisted for three! This week, Caremark are celebrating as both franchisee...

Caremark Lewisham New Franchisee Halima Duru

12th April 2018

Caremark home care business to open in Lewisham!

National care provider, Caremark Limited is planting another office in the Greater London area with their latest franchisee taking the south east territory of Lewisham. Ex-banking...

Simon Rowland Caremark Great British Care Awards 2018

19th March 2018

Young Caremark franchise clinches top care accolade at Great British Care Awards

The Caremark team at Tunbridge Wells are celebrating their second top industry award in less than six months.  For a relatively young business, this is good...

Abhay Shah with Care Worker of the Year 2017 - Monica

12th March 2018

Caring Maria wins Caremark’s top care worker award

“Maria is a brilliant live-in care worker. She has the patience of a saint,” says Caremark (Hillingdon)’s Care Manager, Christina McFadden. Caring Maria Moldovanu won Caremark’s...

Caremark Young Franchisees

1st February 2018

Young guns in franchising

With the ongoing popularity of the television programme The Apprentice, many more young professionals now dream of becoming their own boss and having the chance to...

David Glover

10th January 2018

Caremark’s Franchise Director appointed as bfa Forum Chair for London & South East Region

David Glover, Franchise Director with national home care franchisor Caremark is to take up the position of Forum Chair for the British Franchise Association’s London &...

Key Appointments: Annetta Doyle, Helen Thompson, Tracy Tattam

5th January 2018

Caremark further strengthens its support team with three key appointments

Caremark finished the year on a high with the appointment of three top professionals to further strengthen its field and office-based support teams: • Annetta Doyle...


6th September 2017

Caremark CEO personally thanks Care Workers

It is not often that the head of a national home care provider feels moved to write a personal letter of thanks to care workers in...

New franchisees Mike Folkes, Ahsan Sajjad, Sussanah Deuk, Anita Bramley

25th July 2017

New franchisees for Brighton, Cheltenham and St Albans

Caremark welcomed four new franchisees to its network this month, who will be opening offices in Brighton & Hove, Cheltenham & Tewkesbury and St Albans &...

bfa Franchisee of the Year 2017 Hannah Drury Sutton

29th June 2017

Caremark (Sutton) win big at bfa HSBC Franchise Awards 2017!

Last night, professionals from across the franchise sector came together to celebrate the best of the best at the bfa HSBC Franchise awards. Hannah Drury, Operations...

Richard & Emily Magrath Belfast

27th June 2017

Outstanding care from Belfast franchisee

Northern Ireland’s Regulatory and Quality Improvement Authority (RQIA) visited Caremark (North Down, Ards & Belfast) recently for an unannounced inspection.  No recommendations, requirements or quality improvements...

Christianah Lynda

5th June 2017

Lambeth franchisee joins the Caremark Network

Christianah Akpojivi joins the network as our Lambeth franchisee. Christianah recently completed the Caremark Initial Franchisee Training course, led by National Training Manager Lynda Godding (pictured)....

Top 10 Homecare

24th May 2017

Five franchisees win homecare.co.uk Top 10 Care Awards

Five of our franchisees from across the UK have been awarded Top 10 Home Care Provider Awards 2017 from homecare.co.uk. Caremark (Hillingdon), (Redcar & Cleveland), (Plymouth), (Coventry)...

Mary Wardell & Anne O'Rourke at the EWIF Awards 2017

19th May 2017

EWIF Awards 2017: Caremark sponsors the annual female franchising awards

Caremark were proud to sponsor the ‘Young Woman in Franchising of the Year 2017’ category at the 7th annual EWIF Awards. Managing Director Anne O’Rourke and...

Hannah Drury Caremark Sutton bfa awards

28th April 2017

Caremark (Sutton) franchisee is a bfa awards finalist

Caremark (Sutton) franchisee Hannah Drury, 25, has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious bfa HSBC Young Franchisee of the Year award 2017. The annual...

Kerry Dyson

3rd February 2017

Franchisee count reaches 100 for Caremark network

Caremark continues to augment its presence in the home care market by recruiting its 100th franchisee to the network. Kerry Dyson joined the network in January 2017...

Caremark Franchise Network 2017

3rd February 2017

Franchise network comes together for Caremark Conference 2017

Delegates from across the franchise network came together for the Caremark Conference 2017, resulting in the largest conference ever, with more than 120 people from across...


3rd February 2017

Caremark website launch gets Impact

Caremark, has commissioned Design Week Top 100 agency, Impact, to create a fresh identity and website to attract serious investors with the necessary skills and managerial...


23rd January 2017

Caremark (Barnsley) goes from strength to strength

North East care provider, Caremark (Barnsley) continues to strengthen its presence in the care market with the anticipated opening of another office in Rotherham in 2017....


23rd January 2017

Caremark (Hillingdon) gets rated ‘Outstanding’ by Local Authority

Home care provider Caremark (Hillingdon) underwent an inspection recently from Hillingdon Local Authority and received a remarkable 90% overall rating from the Inspector.  The Council inspection...


23rd January 2017

Caremark’s Caroline completes degree in Dementia Studies

Caremark (Worcester & Malvern Hills)’s Managing Director, Caroline Balmer had reason to celebrate at the beginning of December with her achievement of a degree in Dementia...


23rd January 2017

Caremark to open new offices in the Midlands and South East

Caremark Ltd welcomed two further franchisees to its expanding UK network with offices soon to be opening in Staffordshire and Essex. Kovida Dahanayake, Caremark (Harlow and...