Rose Lawn News – “We Can Do Something”

During a home group meeting, the residents were discussing the awful tragic event that happened in Las Vegas on 1st October. The conversation raised a question: “What can we do?” With the help of Peter Glazier, Administrator, the residents decided that we could do something. We could send thoughts, prayers and love. Peter had a […]

Rose Lawn News – Musica

Musica is the name for music and wellbeing workshops which are run monthly – this gets the residents playing instruments, learning about music and singing songs. Kate and Steve from Musica Devon set a theme each month. September’s theme was “The Last Night of The Proms” with Union Jacks and patriotic music. We had a […]

Rose Lawn News – Care Home Open Day 2017

We took part in the National Care Home Open Day on 16th June. The residents had a wonderful garden party including a barbecue. We had a slideshow playing on the big screen in the lounge with “A year in the life of Rose Lawn” that showed pictures of our activities and also played videos which […]

Rose Lawn News – New Activities Co-ordinator

Bev Roberts has taken over the Activities Co-ordinator post whilst Sarita is on maternity leave (and we are delighted to announce that baby boy Jenson arrived safely on 5th June weighing 7 lb). Bev organised a Tea Party to introduce herself; we had a cream tea and lots of visitors joined us.       […]

Rose Lawn News – Spring Fun!

Over the last month we have had the over 60s ballet dancers in doing a lovely show for our residents. The ladies really enjoyed watching them, especially when the teacher did a little tap dance at the end! We had Paul the singer in for Easter and this included watching him performing a little Easter […]

Keychange Care Home rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found the quality of care provided by Keychange Charity Rose Lawn Care Home in Sidmouth, Devon, to be Outstanding following an inspection in November 2016. Inspectors rated Keychange Charity Rose Lawn Care Home Outstanding for being responsive to people’s needs and well-led, and Good for being safe, effective and […]

Rose Lawn News – “Lovely, Busy Weeks!”

We have been pretty busy over the Christmas period! We have had lots of musicians come in to Rose Lawn, such as Paul the Singer, the Sidmouth Town Band, hand bell ringers and a lovely little show from the All Saints Carol Singers! The residents loved seeing and hearing the children sing!       […]

Rose Lawn News – Music, Singing and Quiz Night

Over the past month we have been pretty musical! We have been getting together once a week for our choir practice, singing all sorts of songs including Christmas carols this month!  When the Phoenix Choir visited us recently, we enjoyed listening all the more.  Also in November we had a lovely performance from Cheryl and […]