Rosemary Mount News – Mexican Meal and Sensory Room

Residents sampled a Mexican-themed lunch of fajita and chilli. Both staff and residents dressed up to play the part, and the meal was enjoyed by all.       Residents also enjoyed creating a sensory room, with the theme ‘Under the Sea’.

Rosemary Mount News – Valentine’s Day Meal and Easter Preparations

We celebrated Valentine’s Day with a special meal. Residents enjoyed a meal together and a glass of wine or lemonade. We have been busy preparing for Easter. The home was kindly donated a bag of polystyrene eggs for residents to use creatively. Some residents painted self-portraits of themselves on the eggs! The painted eggs are […]

Rosemary Mount News – HMS Manchester, Suffragettes and Blankets for Battersea Dogs!

Resident Charlie celebrated his birthday in January 2018. The cake was made by the cook and a transfer was sourced of the HMS Manchester ship that Charlie served on. He was able to point to parts of the ship and shared memories of his time serving on it. The women of Rosemary Mount support Votes […]

Rosemary Mount News – Christmas at Rosemary Mount

Residents at Rosemary Mount enjoyed a festive Christmas season with a range of activities, from calendar-making, to seasonal quiz and Christmas bingo. A Christmas Party was held which was enjoyed by everyone and we had invited two entertainers, who performed throughout the afternoon, with games in between of “Pass the Parcel” and “Musical Statues”. The […]

Rosemary Mount News – Celebrating 100 Years!

Our resident Anne Brady recently reached her 100th birthday. She received a congratulations card from the Queen, and enjoyed a party lunch with her family. Our cook created a beautiful cake for the very special occasion, and this was served at afternoon tea when all the residents and staff present joined in the celebrations. Anne […]

Rosemary Mount News – Making Friends and Coffee Morning

Here Stella our resident is teaching Elsie to play cards. Elsie is one year old this month and her Mum is Jess, one of our carers. Elsie and Stella loved playing cards and the maracas together!       We held a Coffee Morning and raised £266 which is being shared between Macmillan Cancer Support […]

Rosemary Mount News – Royal Navy Hero

Charlie Halls has been a resident at Rosemary Mount for the past 7 years and recently was invited to take part in a project for West Sussex Library Services involving military veterans past and present. Charlie spent many years in the Royal Navy serving on 5 ships and 3 submarines. During that time he was […]

Rosemary Mount News – Barbecue Weather!

The pictures were taken at the barbecue that we held in the gardens at Rosemary Mount. Residents have expressed a wish to have a barbecue every fortnight whilst the weather is good. Everyone joined in and enjoyed the food, especially the ice cream that followed!