Thank You Glenys For The Blanket Donation!
We have received a tremendous amount of generosity from our local community over the past six months and are overwhelmed by everyone's thoughtfulness!
We would like to say a huge thank you to Glenys, who has donated a large number of knitted blankets to our residents and we recentl...
Nail Pampering Time!
There is something very therapeutic about pampering and it is something that our residents particularly enjoy when they get the chance.
Activities Co-ordinator Tracey recently arranged a pampering session for a group of residents, where they spent time tending to and painting their nails.
Celebrating Resident Linda's 96th Birthday!
We recently had the privilege of celebrating with resident Linda on her 96th birthday and helped to make the day special!
As well as a number of lovely gifts and cards, the team also serenaded Linda with a tuneful rendition of Happy Birthday.
In addition to a special dinner along with a cake,...
Celebrating Four Years Of Care With Atlanta
We have an extremely passionate and dedicated team here at our home and are proud to have recently celebrated with Care Assistant Atlanta, who marked her fourth work anniversary with us.
Atlanta is a truly inspirational Care Assistant, who is passionate about making a difference to the lives of t...
Residents Enjoy A Virtual Panto!
There is nothing quite like a good panto and residents often enjoy a visiting panto, however, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this has not been possible to arrange.
Therefore, we made arrangements for the Rah Rah Theatre Company to hold a virtual panto for our residents. The panto was performed ove...
An Afternoon of Virtual Reality & Neil Diamond!
As we are unable to spend time away from the home due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we have been using some innovative ways to make the most of technology.
One of these has been through Virtual Reality and this recent session saw residents take a ride on some roller coasters and water slides fro...
Fishing For Ducks In The Sun
We have a lovely large patio area here at our home and as the weather has been so fantastic, we decided to get the paddling pool out along with a set of ducks and fishing nets that we had left over from a summer party and have a competition to see who could catch the most ducks!
We are not e...
Happy 77th Birthday Alec!
We recently celebrated with Resident Alec as he marked his 77th birthday!
Alec was surprised by the staff team, who decorated his room, presented him with a card and gift from the team along with a special meal of his choice.
In addition to this, Alec's family arranged for a lovely, large birt...
Celebrating A Double Birthday With John & Michael
We recently celebrated with residents John & Michael and made sure to help make their days special!
As well as a gift, card and special meal from the team, John was able to speak to his family on the phone as well as receiving a special socially-distanced visit from loved ones.
Generous Donation From Leysdown Pharmacy!
We would like to thank the team at Leysdown Pharmacy for a generous donation of handwash and hand sanitiser that we received recently.
We have received a lot of donations from the local community over the past few months and we are very grateful for the generosity we have seen.
The handwash an...