Cressingham House News – Community Project

Over the past few months we have been creating a knitted blanket as a community project, and this has included involving any residents who have stayed for respite care. The blanket is now complete with crocheted flowers and a pom-pom trim.

Cressingham House News – St. Patrick’s Day

On St. Patrick’s Day preparations were afoot to make it a special day for the residents. The Manager Pat and Administrator Renee entered into the spirit of the occasion, and Pat’s grandson Noah paid a visit to join in the festivities. He insisted on going with Renee to escort “his friends” to their party. And […]

Cressingham House News – Celebrations and Activities

We recently celebrated the birthday of Mrs Patricia Corcoran. She was 91 years young.       On Valentine’s Day the table was decorated by Amanda, and Renee went out and bought some red roses and cupcakes. The residents loved the table decorations and enjoyed listening to love songs being played.     One Sunday […]

Cressingham House News – Meeting Santa and Getting Presents

Here are some photos from Christmas 2017 at Cressingham House.

Cressingham House News – The Light Cinema

The local picture house is called “The Light Cinema” and a group of our residents sometimes enjoys an outing to see a film there. Once a month this cinema puts on a care homes/Dementia friendly showing with local companies like Morrison’s, Iceland and nearby restaurants supplying food for the residents attending. They are invited to […]

Cressingham House News – Sharing Some Recent Photos


Cressingham House News – Recent Celebrations

We celebrated St. Patrick’s Day on 17th March, and the residents thoroughly enjoyed making Easter bonnets in preparation for Easter.  

Cressingham House News – Eileen Brown, OBE

Eileen first came to Cressingham House on a respite stay, and liked it so much that she has booked another stay – this time for 5 months. As with all of the people living at Cressingham House, Eileen has a fascinating life story.  She wrote down a short snippet of her life history as a […]