Romans News – First Ever Easter Egg Hunt!

“That was a lot of fun - I don’t know who enjoyed it more, me or you!” Mary said to Hayley.

On Maundy Thursday we held our first ever Easter Egg hunt and it was hugely successful. Members of staff each teamed up with a resident who was taking part. Residents answered the questions posed and their allocated staff member went to the location to claim the eggs. It would be fair to say that it […]

Rose Lawn News – Sweet Shop!

Sweet Shop

After much planning, preparation and creative thinking, Rose Lawn has opened its own Sweet Shop! Residents are thrilled to be choosing and buying sweets in a vintage atmosphere which takes them back to their younger years … Activities Coordinator, Ian Harbour is currently the shop manager, but residents who wish will join a rota in […]

Alexander House News – A Sunny Easter Monday!

Afternoon Tea in Garden

Deputy Manager Ann Moore organised an Easter Egg Hunt in the beautiful gardens of Alexander House on Easter Monday. Miraculously (for a Bank Holiday!) the sun shone and residents and relatives were able to search the gardens for the elusive Easter eggs and then enjoy a much-needed and well-deserved cup of tea! Before Easter Wimbledon […]

Sceats Care Home News – Easter at Sceats

Our Laundry Assistant took part in the Maundy Thursday Service at St. Catherine's Church.  Here she is with one of the residents who came to this special event.

On Maundy Thursday there was a special service with the story of Jesus and the events leading up to the first Easter being acted out at St. Catherine’s Church. Our Laundry Assistant was part of that performance and 3 residents and staff came to support her in her role. The residents were given the opportunity […]

The Mount News – The Sound of Music Production

Vibrant Sound

Extracts and photographs taken from The Plymouth Herald … A city care home was alive with The Sound of Music when staff and residents put on a production of the famous musical. The performance took place in the lounge of The Mount Care Home, with the residents’ friends and families invited along to watch. As […]

Erith House News – Easter Eggs “a go go” !

Spring Painting

Erith House was a little Egg-centric this Easter weekend when chocolate eggs were available in milk, dark and white and in every shape and size too!  A real treat if there is a chocoholic in you! But, the real spirit of Easter was present throughout the holiday weekend with staff on hand to ensure that […]

Rosemary Mount News – Easter Bonnets and Other News

Best Bonnet

As the daffodils nodded in the Spring breeze in the window boxes outside, residents inside Rosemary Mount were busy designing Easter bonnets. There were prizes in the following categories: the most glamorous, the most distinctive and the most fun – Easter bonnet!                 An Easter coffee-and-cake sale raised […]

Fair Havens News – Making a House a Home

Snacks Corner

Home is feeling that you belong, that people care about you. You feel safe and relaxed and you are free to do what you want to do. We are making improvements to Fair Havens to make it more homely, such as changes to chair layouts, so people can sit and chat to each other. Snacks […]