Walmer House News – Dressing Up and Animal Friends

Some of our residents had fun dressing up in bright wigs and giant sunglasses. It cheered everyone up when the weather outside was miserable. We had an array of dogs and rabbits visit the residents of Walmer House recently and they enjoyed meeting each other!

Walmer House News – Family Lunch and Birthday Boy

Residents’ families are always welcome to join their loved ones for lunch or supper and it always brings a smile to everyone’s face! Dennis was clearly delighted by his birthday surprise and enjoyed everyone singing the birthday song.  

Walmer House News – Indoors and Outdoors

Skittles is a favourite indoor game with our residents but when the sun is out, they like to make the most of it by getting out and about in the garden.  

Walmer House News – Some Absorbing Pastimes

Walmer House News – Companions, Flowers and Postcards

Our residents were recently introduced to some new companion pets – a cat and a dog. These pets have brought many big smiles as well as a lot of happiness and comfort.  We will be taking suggestions for names very soon.       Daffodils were arranged in vases to decorate Walmer House ready for […]

Walmer House News – Friends of Walmer, and Chinese Lanterns

Jan Warren, Chairman of the Friends of Walmer celebrated her 70th birthday recently and at the end of the weekly devotions that she unfailingly delivers to our residents every Monday, we presented her with a beautiful bouquet of flowers.  Friends of Walmer have been supporting our residents for 25 years. For Chinese New Year, our […]

Walmer House News – Christmas Crafts and Party

Our residents took part in some glass painting of a nativity scene that was drawn by Morgan Bentley, our Head of Care’s daughter. The finished work of art looked beautiful when it was lit up.   We had a fabulous Christmas Party on 21st December, with the Wood Family Brass Ensemble (and Harvey the Labrador) […]

Walmer House News – Talented Staff …

On 12th November we held a special Remembrance Service with the Last Post being played by Liz Wood, our Administrator. Our residents enjoyed some carol singing at the beginning of December when members of the Torbay Folk Choir visited the home. David Maddern, a Care Assistant at Walmer House, is a member of this choir […]