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Harvest fete at The Depperhaugh nursing home raises £320 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Harvest fete at The Depperhaugh nursing home raises £320 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Families enjoyed summer’s last hurragh at a harvest fete in the grounds of The Depperhaugh nursing home, in Hoxne, near Eye. Saturday’s event, described as a “huge success” by the…

 

To recognise World Alzheimer

To recognise World Alzheimer's Day the team at Four Oaks Care Home buried a time capsule in the garden

To recognise World Alzheimer's Day the team at Four Oaks Care Home buried a time capsule in the garden. Residents, staff and relatives wrote messages to put into the capsule…

 

Brackley Care Home achieves perfect 10 review score

Brackley Care Home achieves perfect 10 review score

Brackley Care Home has achieved a perfect 10 score on the prestigious review site, carehome.co.uk, only 10 months after opening. The score, calculated from the ratings given by residents, their…

 

Neil

Neil's courageous steps to support Memory Walk

Every step is a struggle for Neil Cordell because of Parkinson’s disease, but he was still determined to take part in the Alzheimer’s Society Memory Walk out of respect for…

 

Alpacas bring their animal magic to Queen Charlotte Nursing Home

Alpacas bring their animal magic to Queen Charlotte Nursing Home

Pet therapy is a recognised way of calming and lifting the mood of people living with dementia. Dogs, birds of prey and donkeys have become popular visitors to care settings…

 

Kingsley Dignity day at Highcliffe Nursing Home was to grant our residents wishes

Kingsley Dignity day at Highcliffe Nursing Home was to grant our residents wishes

Our lovely Ken requested a photograph of The Blue African Train. This particular picture holds special memories of the time that Ken spent in South Africa with his late wife.…

 

Park Lane care home

Park Lane care home's perfect 10 wins prestigious award

Park Lane care home in Congleton has won a North West of England Top 20 Care Home Award for the second year running. The awards from the influential review site,…

 

Mayor joins revellers at Queen Charlotte nursing care home fete

Mayor joins revellers at Queen Charlotte nursing care home fete

Families in Chickerell, near Weymouth, enjoyed a fun-packed afternoon at the Queen Charlotte care home summer fete. Guest of honour was the Mayor of Chickerell, Elspeth Turner, who enjoyed chatting…

 

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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