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 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…

 

NHS or social care? The journey taken by Maebh McCormack, Kingsley’s youngest home manager

NHS or social care? The journey taken by Maebh McCormack, Kingsley’s youngest home manager

I qualified as a Registered Nurse in Intellectual Disabilities at Trinity College Dublin in 2010. There was a recruitment embargo in place within the public health sector in Ireland and so…

 

“Magic” activities table transforms leisure time at Queen Charlotte

“Magic” activities table transforms leisure time at Queen Charlotte

Leisure time at Queen Charlotte Nursing Home in Chickerell, Weymouth, has been transformed by a state-of-the-art “magic” activities table. The giant, portable tablet is so versatile residents can play music…

 

Redwalls Nursing Home wins festive decorations competition

Redwalls Nursing Home wins festive decorations competition

Redwalls Nursing Home won top prize in a national competition to design a Christmas tree topper. The home in Sandiway, Cheshire, led a clean sweep by North-West homes in the…

 

Latest Covid Measures

Latest Covid Measures

We hope you are all staying well during these difficult times. You will have seen the most recent announcements concerning the Omicron variant and its quickly-developing impact on our communities.…

 

Eleanor unveils her vision as new home manager at Oaklands

Eleanor unveils her vision as new home manager at Oaklands

A big welcome to Eleanor Brewer who is our new home manager at Oaklands Care Home. Eleanor, who brings more than 20 years of experience in the care industry to…

 

Youngsters from Cuddington Primary School have brought festive cheer to Redwalls Nursing Home

Youngsters from Cuddington Primary School have brought festive cheer to Redwalls Nursing Home

They sang Christmas songs with the residents and brought more than 80 handmade Christmas cards. Jodie Solaiman, regional activities coordinator, said: “We spent the afternoon smiling and saying ‘awwww’ at…

 

Victoria welcomed as new manager at Colne House

Victoria started out as a support worker before progressing to senior and, more recently, deputy manager. She said: “I had done domiciliary care earlier in my career and enjoyed it…

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