Rosemary Mount News – 30 Years of Service!

Manager Denise Waller has celebrated 30 years of working at Rosemary Mount care home. Her colleagues there organised a surprise party for her and this was attended by residents, staff past and present including Operations Manager Brian James and her family, including her grandchildren. A ‘This is Your Life’ tribute was paid to Denise from […]

Rosemary Mount News – All the Latest News

October saw the arrival of not one, but two, babies born to Rosemary Mount staff and only five days apart! Elsie the eldest (on the left on the photo) was born to Jess our Shift Leader and Joshua (on the right) was born to Claire our Care Assistant. Maybe they will become the next generation […]

Rosemary Mount News – Bringing the Outside Inside!

Team member Naz is very creative and wanted to bring the outside inside for everyone to enjoy. The residents experienced the feel of the autumn leaves under their feet and in their hair, they used umbrellas and water in a spray bottle and had an amazing time together.  Everyone who came inside the home at […]

Rosemary Mount News – Farewell to Margaret, and Other News

Last month we said a fond farewell to Margaret, our faithful volunteer of 13 years. Our initial association with Margaret was when she knocked on the door of Rosemary Mount and asked for respite care for her Mum whilst she took a well-deserved holiday. Her Mum then decided she needed to come back permanently, and […]

Rosemary Mount News – Sixties Night

Jasmine our kitchen assistant created this beautiful cake replicating a vinyl record. Absolutely stunning and most original! Our residents enjoyed it with a cup of tea following a discussion session on life in the 60s with Sarah, Emma and care staff.

Rosemary Mount News – Fruit-tasting and Barbecue Lunch

The residents recently enjoyed fruit-tasting and discussing the various flavours, textures and smells of the delicious fruit that was available for them to try. Jean the cook also spent time preparing a barbecue lunch which everyone enjoyed despite the overcast, windy day.  Three residents braved the elements, the others stayed inside for an indoor barbecue.

Rosemary Mount News – Special Days in June

On Friday 10th June, we held a Strawberry Tea afternoon which celebrated the Queen’s Birthday. Residents sat in the garden on a lovely summer’s day, sipping Pimms and sampling scones and strawberries. Some relatives have volunteered to help with the residents’ raised bedding areas in the garden. Having helped to clear away the winter vegetation, […]

Rosemary Mount News – Vintage Tea

A group of 17 staff and residents recently enjoyed an outing to attend a charity vintage tea dance at Worthing Dome. This was made possible through the kindness of the relatives of a former resident. When he passed away, his family asked that donations be sent to Rosemary Mount for the benefit of the residents, […]