Alexander House News – Art Classes

Photos of some residents taking part in Art Classes run by Ellie from Creative Minds which take place fortnightly.

Alexander House News – 100th Birthday

On 21st January 2015, Miss Doris Dearsley celebrated her 100th birthday.  The Queen sent congratulations, and the party at Alexander House was attended by the Mayor of Merton, Councillor Agatha Akyigyina, as well as staff, friends and relatives.  Doris’s sister-in-law and best friend, Mrs Gerry Dearsley (wearing red in the group photo) is also a […]

Alexander House News – CARDS Programme

Alexander House recently welcomed social care students participating in the CARDS programme – see below.  The Manager at Alexander House, Rory Belfield, can be seen in the lower picture with a resident.

Alexander House – Sponsored Walk

On Saturday 27th September, staff and volunteers participated in a sponsored walk to raise funds for Alexander House.

Alexander House News – Exercise Class

Here are a couple of photos showing residents at Alexander House participating in an exercise class taken by a student physiotherapist who volunteered to lead the activity.

Alexander House News – July Events

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.  

Alexander House News – Chinese Meal

We recently put on a Chinese meal one lunchtime.  This proved to be a great success and was enjoyed by both staff and residents.  Angelina brought in some delicious noodle dishes for us all to sample. Birthdays – Kitchen staff  were kept busy last month baking cakes for the following residents: Gillian Campbell John Williams […]

Alexander House News – Schoolchildren Visit Alexander House

A group of Year 1 pupils from Hollymount Primary School recently visited the residents at Alexander House.  The photos confirm the feedback from the School that “the children absolutely loved it and so did the adults.”  A return visit is already being planned.