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Welcome to Parklands

Parklands Care Homes is a multi award winning care company and one of the largest independent care home providers in the north of Scotland. It has nine care homes across Moray and the Highlands, with a number of new care facilities planned in the coming years as part of a multi-million pound investment plan. Parklands also manages two homes in Moray on behalf of Craigard Care Limited (in administration).

Parklands homes offer a range of services including residential, assisted living, nursing, dementia and palliative care. Care needs are always tailored to the individual. We see our residents and staff as part of the Parklands 'family.' Our friendly and compassionate staff members consistently go above and beyond to ensure that residents enjoy their stay at Parklands and live happy, fulfilled lives.

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Parklands is about people - the people who deliver outstanding care for our residents. This is their story.

Our Values

Parklands’ values inform the way we deliver individual quality care, recognise and reward our people and engage with our communities.

  • Working Together
    We work together towards a common goal, support each other and foster and encourage team work.
  • Professionalism
    We conduct our jobs with uncompromising integrity and professionalism and take personal responsibility for our behaviour.
  • Respect & Trust
    We strive to be fair and respectful towards residents and colleagues and encourage open communication.
  • Good Place to Work
    We aim to recognise and reward accomplishments and to be an asset to our communities.

About Parklands

Established in 1993 by Ron Taylor, Parklands began as a response to the lack of local care services available when Ron personally cared for his grandfather as a young student. What started as a single facility in Buckie has now grown into a network of nine care homes across Moray and the Highlands. Today, Parklands employs nearly 700 staff and provides high-quality residential care for over 300 older people in small, rural communities. Parklands also manages a further two homes in Moray on behalf of Craigard Care Limited (in administration). It is one of the largest independent care providers in the north of Scotland and has been recognised with multiple awards for its commitment to care quality and staff development.

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"I looked after my ailing grandfather and I wanted to make sure that the care I gave him, each and every one of our carers today gives that care…and they do."

Ron Taylor, Managing Director, Parklands Care Homes

Inspiring people who care

People are our passion at Parklands. We've been inspiring people who care for almost 30 years. With almost 700 employees, we're one of the largest private sector employers in the region and we're expanding. We have career opportunities across Moray and the Highlands, with a diverse range of roles on offer including management, nursing, care and ancillary support.

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Award winning care

Our passion for care has been well recognised. Parklands was named Outstanding Performing Business (25+ employees) in the 2015 Highland Business Awards and won the 2016 SCDI Highlands and Islands Business Award for Excellence in People Development. Parklands was named the UK's Best Smaller Care Home Group in the 2020 Care Home Awards. In the 2022 Highland Business Awards, Parklands won the Business of the Year award and Parklands MD Ron Taylor was named Business Leader of the Year. Parklands also won the award for Innovation.

Watch Ron Taylor discuss his commitment to person-centred care.

Our care vision

Download our brochure

If you'd like to know more about our care homes and the services we offer, why not download our brochure. Meet some of our team and find out what others think about our homes and the quality of life they offer.

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