Keychange Care News – Recruiting for Deputy Manager in Sidmouth, Devon

Deputy Care Home Manager Rose Lawn, Sidmouth Up to £25k  Are you passionate about older people and creating vibrant communities? We have an exciting opportunity, following the promotion of the previous deputy manager, for you to be part of the Keychange Charity Devon care homes management team. By delivering a culture change programme based on […]

Cressingham House News – 100th Birthday Party

Congratulations from Mayor

Cressingham House resident, Mr Cyril Vine recently celebrated his 100th birthday. A morning coffee and cake reception was provided by the home and attended by the Mayor and his wife. Cyril’s daughters and one of his grandsons also joined in this celebration. Cyril then went to his daughter’s home and they had an open day […]

Walmer House News – Visit from Rosh Milner

Visit from Rosh Milner

The new Chair of Keychange Charity, Mrs Rosh Milner, has been making her way round Keychange homes and here she was visiting Walmer House in Torquay.  Her visit coincided with a Singalong in the lounge, with the piano being played by the husband of one of the people living at Walmer House.  

Rose Lawn News – News Round-Up

Armed Forces Day

The residents decided that a dance-a-thon on Armed Forces Day would be a great idea to help raise money for Help The Heroes.  Some of the staff took up the challenge, dancing in the car park and around the home, including a conga for 12 long hours in wind and rain.  Over £300 was raised […]

Romans News – Vibrant and Colourful!

Practising for Hawaian Event

We brought a touch of Hawaii to Romans in July. We put brochures and pictures of Hawaii in the dining room, the craft club made grass skirts and garlands and Ann our chef prepared an assortment of exotic dishes (including an Hawaiian goose carved out of pineapple). All the staff dressed up as tourists and […]

Erith House News – Annual Garden Party

Mayor at Garden Party

Saturday 26th July was a Great Day for everyone here at Erith House.  The sun shone, the garden was in full bloom and we were very pleased to present Sue our Housekeeper with some surprises in recognition of her sterling work at Erith House over the last 25 years.  (You can’t leave yet, Sue!) We […]

Alexander House News – July Events

Visit to Morden Hall

In July a group of residents enjoyed an outing to Morden Hall, an interesting local attraction. Also in July, Alexander House put out the bunting for its annual Garden Party.  It was a warm sunny day and the afternoon was enjoyed by residents, staff and visitors.  

Rosemary Mount News – Strawberry Tea and Just Owls

Strawberry Tea at Rosemary Mt

On Wednesday 23rd July residents, staff and relatives enjoyed a Strawberry Tea in the wonderful afternoon sunshine. We also had the pleasure of a return visit from Just Owls at the same time, and this provided amusing and interesting entertainment for all age groups. A good time was had by all.