Sceats Care Home News – Easter at Sceats

On Maundy Thursday there was a special service with the story of Jesus and the events leading up to the first Easter being acted out at St. Catherine’s Church. Our Laundry Assistant was part of that performance and 3 residents and staff came to support her in her role. The residents were given the opportunity […]

Sceats Care Home News – Open Day and Other Stories

On Saturday 21st February we hosted an Open Day to invite the community to come and visit the home. Staff members distributed posters to their local area to enable a wider reach. Before lunch we put on a coffee morning with home-baked cakes made by our residents, staff and donated by a family member. Then […]

Sceats Care Home News – Santa at Sceats

This year we had a visit from Santa on Christmas morning, and most of the residents gathered in the lounge to greet him. Some of the people living at Sceats were so happy to see him and even more so when he gave out presents to everyone.  Even our most shy residents couldn’t resist breaking […]

Sceats Care Home News – Mindsong and Other Activities

The warm sunshine enjoyed by all in September meant that staff were able to take small groups of residents out for lunch and light shopping in Gloucester, and this was really appreciated by the residents who wanted to go out. Back at Sceats, the regular activities and visitors to the home continue. We are privileged […]

Sceats Care Home News – Summer Celebrations

Our residents enjoyed celebrating American Independence Day with a range of activities and food such as pulled pork, burgers, fries, hotdogs and milk shakes! We held an Open Day on 20th June and conducted tours of the home as well as holding pamper sessions for residents and guests. Drinks, snacks, games and entertainment were provided […]

Sceats Care Home News: Seasonal Activities – Outdoors and Inside

On 10th June our residents were invited out to a Garden Party for the afternoon. The weather was sunny with blue skies and they enjoyed an afternoon of entertainment, tea and cakes and a chance to socialise with other people outside the home. The residents have been enjoying the good weather by going outside and […]

Sceats Care Home News – Easter Visit to Gloucester Cathedral

Anita Jones (Senior Care Assistant) and Monika Przybylska (Activities Co-ordinator) took a small group of Sceats residents (Dorothy, David, Mary and Janet) down to Gloucester Cathedral for the Easter service. This also interlinked with a mind song presentation, which all the residents and staff joined in with including music, musical instruments and gentle exercise movements. […]

Sceats Care Home News – Repotting Houseplants and Other Activities

Some of our green-fingered residents derived much enjoyment and satisfaction from repotting houseplants recently.  We are always encouraging them to enter into the daily activities and life of the home as much as they would like to. Sceats residents are also delighted to see the spring flowers emerging in the garden and around the front […]