Author Archives: Emily Staniforth Burch


New Leeds home announces name – Copperfields

Exemplar is pleased to announce that our new Leeds home has been named Copperfields, following a suggestion made by a local Cross Green resident, David Wormald.

Exemplar collaborated with local gardening group, Cross Green Growing Together, to choose a …

Exemplar announce new specialist care home in Castleford – Kingfisher View

Exemplar Health Care is pleased to announce Kingfisher View, a new specialist nursing care home in Castleford, set to open in April 2019.

The home will provide specialist care for those who live with mental health conditions, and will …

Exemplar proud to announce Service User Christmas Card competition winners

Service users from across Exemplar’s homes have been getting in to the Christmas spirit early this year and have put their arts and crafts skills in to best practice for a special Christmas card design competition.

Led by Exemplar’s Service

Service users meet to celebrate one year of changes

Exemplar’s Service User Council met today to mark the council’s 1st Anniversary. The special meeting was held at the home of the Bradford Bulls, Odsal Stadium – which just so happens to be the home team of council member …

Birmingham City fan Trevor enjoys exclusive player visit at Maypole Grove!

Lifelong Birmingham City fan Trevor, who used to live at our specialist care home Maypole Grove, yesterday had an extra special visit from two of his favourite Birmingham City players.

The players, defenders Harlee Dean and Maxime Colin, surprised …

Case study: Respite care at Dearnevale

Since John experienced a series of strokes at the age of just 53, Exemplar’s Barnsley care home Dearnevale, has provided him with specialist respite care and support since 2016.

After experiencing the strokes, John now lives with complex needs …

Exemplar Health Care’s homes support Children in Need

To help celebrate and raise money for national charity campaign, BBC’s Children in Need, Exemplar Health Care’s specialist care homes have hosted their own fundraising activities to raise money.

Residents at Sheffield home Willowbeck designed their own t-shirts which …

Longley Park View take part in ‘Museum of My Mind’ community project

Residents at specialist care home Longley Park View in Sheffield have taken part in a seven-week long programme at The Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, that is designed to help people who live with dementia explore the themes of sharing memories …

Exemplar Health Care showcase at UKABIF’s 10th annual conference

To help mark the United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum’s (UKABIF) 20th anniversary, Exemplar Health Care exhibited at their 10th annual conference in London this week.

Hosted by UKABIF, a national charity to raise awareness to provide support