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Daphne’s 100th birthday surprise left her All Shook Up (in a pleasant way!)

Daphne’s 100th birthday surprise left her All Shook Up (in a pleasant way!)

Daphne Easter has always had a soft spot for Elvis Presley so staff at Thorp House Nursing Home knew exactly what the perfect surprise would be on her 100th birthday.…

 

“Magic” activities table transforms leisure time at Sharston House, in Knutsford

“Magic” activities table transforms leisure time at Sharston House, in Knutsford

Leisure time at Sharston House Nursing Home, in Manor Park South, Knutsford has been transformed by a state-of-the-art “magic” activities table. Activities coordinator Sarah Jo Wild said the giant, portable…

 

New Kingsley Home Care branch opens in Mere Street, Diss

New Kingsley Home Care branch opens in Mere Street, Diss

Passers-by are being given goodie bags and cupcakes today to mark the opening of the new Kingsley Home Care branch office in Mere Street, Diss. (Wednesday January 12) Head of…

 

Many mothers with energetic young children might be tempted to think of furlough as an opportunity

Many mothers with energetic young children might be tempted to think of furlough as an opportunity

However, Lauren Smith, who has worked in Kingsley’s head office for three years as an administration assistant and care home advisor, was determined to make the time count. When she…

 

Four Oaks chef Michelle wins national Christmas cake competition

Four Oaks chef Michelle wins national Christmas cake competition

Four Oaks Care Home’s head chef, Michelle Robinson, is celebrating her victory in a national Christmas cake competition. The festive baking and decorating challenge was laid down to Kingsley Healthcare’s…

 

The importance of person-centred activities in the equation for happiness in care homes

The importance of person-centred activities in the equation for happiness in care homes

When someone moves into a care home he or she often fears losing their identity: those little things that make them an individual, the passions and interests that colour their…

 

 Kingsley has a festive surprise for regulars at the Lowestoft Centre for Over 60s

Kingsley has a festive surprise for regulars at the Lowestoft Centre for Over 60s

Regulars at the Lowestoft Centre for Over 60s were given an early Christmas surprise – thanks to neighbouring company Kingsley Healthcare. Centre goers had all paid £6 for their Christmas…

 

Betty celebrates 102nd birthday at Highcliffe Nursing Home with her favourite chocolate cake

Betty celebrates 102nd birthday at Highcliffe Nursing Home with her favourite chocolate cake

Residents and staff at Highcliffe Nursing Home have celebrated the 102nd birthday of Betty Bown. Miss Bown was born in the USA but her family returned to England when she…

 

“Magic” activities table transforms leisure time at Sharston House, in Knutsford

Leisure time at Sharston House Nursing Home, in Manor Park South, Knutsford has been transformed by a state-of-the-art “magic” activities table. Activities coordinator Sarah Jo Wild said the giant, portable…

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