Walmer House News – Sharing Festive Food

Just before Christmas, one of our residents celebrated his birthday with a cake and then later on, an impromptu fish and chip supper with his family. On Christmas Day itself, our staff joined some of our residents for a traditional Christmas Lunch.

Walmer House News – Farewell, and Welcome

We had celebrations at Walmer House. Firstly we said a sad farewell to The Friends of Walmer, and our CEO, Phil Martin made presentations to Jan Warren and Heather Bunce. Jan will continue to deliver weekly devotions to our residents for which we are very grateful. Shortly after this, we had the official opening of […]

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 […]