Care Unlimited: Our History

Care Unlimited provides specialist healthcare for people with mental health illnesses and learning disabilities. We offer registered residential and nursing care, as well as support and learning development through our new Horticulture and Resource Centre Weavers. We are committed to offering safe, comfortable and friendly residential services to give our residents a sense of well-being and contentment with specialised care and support. Care Unlimited is a family-run group operating since 1983. The organisation is now growing into Domiciliary Care and Supported Living at will commence services in October 2011.

  • 1983

    Purchase of Grennell Lodge a late Victorian House - family owners reside upstairs. Conversion to cater for Elderly Mentally Infirm. In 6 weeks, all 12 beds filled. First Home of its sort in the region.

  • 1986

    First major expansion of the business - extension of Grennell to cater for 9 extra beds.

  • 1987

    A growing demand for Private Health Care and 1990s boom make it ideal expand. Chaldon Rise is purchased. Extensive reworking of derelict building and relandscaping of grounds.

  • 1988

    Chaldon Rise takes in first resident.

  • 1990

    Extension of bungalow to add 9 new ensuite bedrooms.

  • 1993

    Purchased Chipstead Lodge Rest Home. Ex-social services home. 26 beds. Providing Residential Care for those with Mental Health problems.

  • 1983-1998

    Addition of dedicated Occupational Therapy rooms and concervatories to Chaldon Rise and Grennell Lodge.

  • 2002

    All 3 Homes successfully acquired a Classic Home accreditation first time in February.

  • March 2003

    All 3 Homes once again successfully acquired the Classic Home accreditation.

  • May 2003

    Restructure Chaldon Rise Driveway for easier parking.

  • June 2003

    Successfully accredited ISO9001 for Quality Control. Regina Stacey, QC Manager, will now implement the new strict standards.

  • August 2003

    Very proud to be accredited an Investor in People. The recruitment of Danielle Skerritt, Human Resources Manager, will now help us implement new Training and Development programmes.
    Celebrated 20 years of Care Unlimited. With Residents, Staff and friends old and new. A party to remember! With excellent support from staff and relatives.
    Special guests: Edwina Currie and her husband, local councillor John Jones kindly joined us to celebrate. Click here for local news article.

  • March 2004

    Work to commence with the proposed extension of Chipstead Lodge to create 10 new bedroom with ensuite facilities, as well as new communal reception rooms, and a new Activity Room.
    Gradual role-out of new secure IT system.

  • Febuary 2005

    Chipstead Lodge extension completed. Rooms have been beautifully appointed. Grounds are now undergoing relandscaping, including front driveway to include bigger car park and new front lawn.

  • March 2005

    Staff party held to bid Norman, a very popular member of staff working with us for 15 years, farewell as he leaves to live abroad with his family.

  • October 2011

    Care Unlimited Dom Care Ltd launches new Supported Living service as a strategic partner of Surrey County Council, specialising in Learning Disabilities and Autism.

  • October 2012

    Care Unlimited restructures as a new Limited Company: Care Unlimited Group Ltd, retaining all existing services and staff.

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Awards for Care Homes

the team
  • Exor Management Systems
    Jan 2008 - GOLD AWARD
  • Investors in People
    Nov 2005 to current
  • ISO 9001:2000
    Annual External Quality Audit - Oct 2008
  • Best Southern Home 2006
  • Best Care Home: Newsweek 2006

Awards For Staff

  • Care Home Nutrition Award Finalists
    (Surrey Care Awards 2009)
    Erlinda Nerona and Paul Sharp
  • Allcora Excellence in Care Awards Runner Up Chaldon Rise - 2006
  • Allcora Excellence in Care Awards Finalist Chipstead Lodge - 2006