Entries by Michael Xam

Drone fun at Hope House

Hope House resident, Craig spent a great afternoon flying drones with staff member Loukas. Craig said “I have really enjoyed this afternoon flying drones with Loukas.” Click here to find out more about Hope House Care Home Or click here to search for care homes in your area

Birds of Prey visit to Hope House

Hope House residents recently enjoyed a visit from 8 owls, courtesy of Talons Birds of Prey. They helped the residents to learn about the owls and also to hold and stroke them. Resident Margaret said “I used to look after birds during the war, aren’t they lovely!” Click here to find out more about Hope […]

Oake Meadows forms partnership with local Waitrose

Oake Meadows in Taunton is pleased to announce an exciting collaboration with the local Waitrose store in Wellington. The store recently raised £373 for the Home, and future plans include volunteers working on projects around the Home and spending time with residents. “We are really looking forward to making a positive impact in our community and […]

Happy pets at Oake Meadows

Residents at Oake Meadows continue to cuddle and care for a variety of animals at the home. Kathleen stated: “These bunnies are so cute and I love holding them. They are so happy here.” Click here to find out more about Oake Meadows Care Home Or click here to search for care homes in your area

Fundraising success for Broomfield Court

Broomfield Court held a fundraising event on Saturday 18th May 2019 in the local area, with entertainment being provided by an Elvis tribute, followed by a DJ. The fun consisted of raffles, a silent auction, games and various football cards to help raise over £2000 (with funds still coming in!). The funds are to be […]

Church visit for Hope House residents

Hope House residents Geoff and Jean wanted to take Holy Communion at the local church, All Saints. Geoff is a regular and likes to go every week, although it was Jean’s first time at All Saints. She said “it’s a beautiful church and I would love to come back next week.” Click here to find […]

Hope House resdients attend local bowling match

Some of the residents from Hope House enjoyed watching a bowling match yesterday in the lovely weather at the local park. Geoff and Ernie both said “I’ve had a wonderful time, it’s nice to watch, especially with the weather being so nice.” There’s now a copy of the bowling timetable at the home, so that […]

Cavell House goes back to the 60s!

Cavell House recently enjoyed holding a 1960s themed hippy event to celebrate the era. A singer provided the entertainment, and the staff and residents joined in by dressing up for the occasion. Sandra said “it was a fantastic afternoon – the staff were great!” Click here to find out more about Cavell House Care Home […]

Mundy House sponsors local football team

Mundy house has recently sponsored local Under 14s girls football team. The team from Basildon Woodlands school proudly displayed their Larchwood/Mundy House sponsored football kit. Click here to find out more about Mundy House Care Home Or click here to search for care homes in your area

Happy Birthday Orynthia!

Swan House resident Orynthia Mountney recently celebrated her 104th birthday! Staff, residents and family joined Orynthia in her celebrations. Many Happy Returns Orynthia! Click here to find out more about Swan House Care Home Or click here to search for care homes in your area