Rosset Holt News – Retirement of Lydia Sippe

The community at Rosset Holt gathered in the lounge on 14th November to mark the retirement of Lydia Sippe as Deputy Manager after 14 years of service at the home.  Residents, staff, the Friends of Rosset Holt and the Operations Manager were all present for the occasion and presented Lydia with flowers and gifts as […]

Rosset Holt News – Afternoon Tea hosted by Friends of Rosset Holt

Last Friday 10th October we were invited by one of our support group, Peter Goodchild to have afternoon tea with him, his wife Kay and Jackson their dog. Our residents know them very well and seven of them wished to go, so we set off soon after 14.30. We were blessed with fine weather for […]

Rosset Holt News – Friday Activities

Our photos show Mrs Lindsey Sumpter, Chair of the Friends of Rosset Holt, joining in with residents at their board game activities on Fridays.  The Friends Group is unstinting in their support for the people living and working at Rosset Holt, and their regular involvement is very much appreciated.

Rosset Holt News – A Perfect Summer’s Afternoon

As previously mentioned in the Rosset Holt Diary of Events, we were looking forward to our outing to Hawkhurst Fish Farm on 3rd July. We could not have chosen a better day for it – the weather was just glorious! With the help of some of the Friends of Rosset Holt we were able to […]

Rosset Holt News – Fundraising for a Piano

At present we are fundraising to buy a new piano for Rosset Holt.  A member of the Friends of Rosset Holt came up with the idea of selling musical notes to raise the money – people “buy a note” and the progress is charted on a poster.  Various churches have been very generous and we […]

Rosset Holt News – A Friend for 40 Years!

After around 40 years, Mrs Janet Edwards retired from the Committee of the Friends of Rosset Holt in October. Members of the Committee expressed their appreciation and thanks for her faithfulness and all she had done over that period, and presented her with gifts.  In the photo Janet is seen cutting a celebration cake, watched […]