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Pet Therapy at Muirton House

Friends of Muirton House, Carol Maclean and her Labrador Bud visited on Tuesday 22ndJanuary for a special tea party. Carol and Bud from Therapets, visit Muirton House every two weeks and have become friends to many of the residents. This is an invaluable service and over the last year, staff ran a collection, raising £84 for Therapets from […]

St. Mary’s goes the extra mile!

One of the reasons St. Mary’s residents are able to have such a good time is due to the dedication of the staff. Many places raise their money through raffles etc., but not St. Mary’s! Home Manager Emily Brizzalari, Emma Reader and Jess Watson ran the Doncaster 10k and raised £285 for the residents’ fund […]

Celebrations at Harmony House!

Staff at Harmony House joined Mr and Mrs Harper to celebrate their 55th Emerald wedding anniversary. Staff wore green in their honour. Congratulations to Mr and Mrs Harper!   Click here to find out more about Harmony House Care Home  Or click here to search for care homes in your area  

Animal Antics at St Mary’s

St. Mary’s doesn’t just have fun with official celebrations, they make their own fun! Outside entertainers of a wide variety are brought in on a regular basis and one of the favourites is Animal Antics, which is an animal therapy session. All kinds of animals come along, from rabbits and guinea pigs through to snakes […]

Hope House Resident Kevin meets Bertie the Bee!

Hope House resident and lifelong Burnley fan Kevin recently went to another Burnley football match. This time he managed to meet Burnley’s mascot, Bertie the bee! Kevin was over the moon that Burnley won against Derby that day and it was an added bonus to meet the mascot. Click here to find out more about Hope […]

Mundy House enjoys a knees up!

As most of the residents at Mundy House come from London and the surrounding area, staff decided to organise a ‘London East End Day’! A singer came and performed all the classic songs, and a special sea food platter was prepared for all to enjoy and celebrate the good old east end! Click here to […]

Broomfield Court supports local charity

The staff at Broomfield Court are proud to have started a partnership with a local charity to help raise items for the Glasgow North East Foodbank. Items requested for donation include men’s toiletries, tinned vegetable, UHT milk (1 litre), breakfast cereals and cartons of juice. Well done all – Keep the donations coming!   Click […]

Make a wish at Broomfield Court

Staff at Broomfield Court have introduced a new wishing tree for residents and relatives. The idea is for individuals to express a wish for something that they would like to do and then for staff to assist them to achieve this. What a lovely idea! Click here to find out more about Broomfield Court Care […]

It’s all child’s play at Belmont!

Residents of Belmont care home welcomed 60 children from Alston Lane primary school. Over two days, everyone enjoyed spending time together playing games, colouring and talking about how the school has changed over the years. The residents also welcomed children from the Limes nursery and enjoyed Spanish lessons with them.. Click here to find out […]

Deputy Mayor honours staff and centenarians at Mundy House

Mundy House in Basildon is acknowledging its long-serving staff and celebrating the significant birthdays of residents. The award event, which was the first of its kind for the care home, was attended by Deputy Mayor of Basildon, Cllr Danny Lawrence. Special recognition was given to Rose Avery, 109, Ivy Aylott, 106, and Nora English, who […]