Rosemary Mount News – Our 40th Birthday!

What a wonderful time was had by all at the Garden Party held on 29th August at ROSEMARY MOUNT CARE HOME for its 40th BIRTHDAY.  It was fantastic to see so many residents coming together along with friends, family, staff and trustees; all ages gathered to join in the fun and sunshine. The buffet by […]

Walmer House News – “An Indoor Garden Party!”

Walmer House Garden Party took place on Saturday 17th August.   As it was a wet afternoon the garden party continued inside with gift and cake stalls, an entertainer and cream teas served throughout the afternoon.  Many visitors and relatives of residents joined us.  Despite the disappointing weather, it was a very successful day at […]

The Mount News – Another Birthday

The photo shows Miss Parker on her birthday.  (She didn’t want a birthday cake so we did a birthday tart).  Miss Parker had a lovely day celebrating her birthday with many visitors in her new room (she recently moved to a larger room).  We couldn’t use the lounge as it is currently being refurbished.

Fair Havens News – Visit from Creature Teachers

At the residents’ request, Creature Teachers visited the home again.  The Creature Teachers are two young ladies who explain details about the various animals that they bring with them.  They then support residents to interact with the animals.  On this visit they brought with them tight-rope walking furless rats to entertain people with their tricks; […]

Romans News – Joining the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

On Friday 27th September 2013, at Romans care home we shall be taking part in the “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” to join the worldwide efforts to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.  Preparations are being made and invitations have gone out.  We will be charging £2 for a coffee and a cake.  Please join us […]

Erith House News – Regular Activities, Events and Entertainment

There is a great emphasis here at Erith House on activities for our residents.  It is important that they live their lives as fully as possible and that an enriched programme of events is available all year round. When the summer months drift gently into autumn and then winter, the bright sunlit spaces that are […]

Rose Lawn News – Sidmouth’s Annual Folk Festival

Here at Rose Lawn we had a busy week at the beginning of August because of Sidmouth’s annual Folk Festival.  We enjoyed a fish-and-chip outing to the seafront; we were lucky enough to have volunteers willing to give their time in exchange for a free lunch!!  We also enjoyed some of the folk entertainment here […]

Alexander House News – Strawberry Garden Party

On Saturday 20th July we had our annual garden party.  We named it a Strawberry Garden Party. The weather was perfect as it had cooled down from the heat wave during that week but remained warm and sunny.  Fresh “Wimbledon Strawberries” and Pimms were amongst the many things both residents and visitors enjoyed that day.  We […]