Rosemary Mount News – Together for 72 Years!

At Rosemary Mount we have been busy welcoming new residents who have recently come to live here.  Among them is a couple, Len and Rose, who have been married for 72 years, and we are so pleased that they can remain together in their new home.

The Mount News – The Mount Joins Annual Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Since 1990, more than 100 million boys and girls in over 130 countries have experienced God’s love through the power of simple shoebox gifts known as Operation Christmas Child.   Samaritan’s Purse runs Operation Christmas Child and works with local churches and ministry partners to deliver the gifts and share the life-changing news of Jesus Christ.  […]

Erith House News – “Tis the Season to be Jolly”

Erith House has started to enjoy its carol singers a-singing, its musicians a-playing and its bell ringers heralding in the joys of the festive season. And the staff of Erith House will soon relax with residents and their families in the convivial atmosphere of our Christmas Party.  This year it falls on December 18th.  For […]

Keychange Care Reaches New Heights

Keychange Charity now houses more residents in its care homes than ever before. The occupancy figures from the first week of November recorded an all-time high in the numbers of permanent residents housed. The Chief Executive Graham Waters said “This result is a tribute to the hard work of all our care staff, in providing […]

Erith House News – “We are Family”

Life at Erith House is very much a family affair and, like any other family, it would not be complete without the arrival of newborn babies and the atmosphere of well- behaved pets. We recently said a fond farewell to Carly, one of our special carers who has left us temporarily to begin her maternity […]

Rose Lawn News – Baking for Breakthrough Breast Cancer

We’ve had another busy month at Rose Lawn with the usual activities of knitting and gardening alongside the retirement of our Head of Care, Mrs Mary Matthews.   We also enjoyed a trip to the theatre.   We had a lovely afternoon and even enjoyed an ice-cream in the interval! The photos are from our “Pink” Bake-Off […]

Romans News – Joining the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

On 27th September 2013 Romans Care Home joined in with the “Biggest Coffee Morning in the World” for Macmillan Cancer Support. The event was very well attended with around 70 people from our local community joining us. As always, the residents at Romans played wonderful hosts to the visitors, and staff donated cakes for the […]

Rosemary Mount News – Dutch Students Visit Rosemary Mount

Rosemary Mount care home had a very unusual visit earlier this month as students from Vanlodenstein College in the Netherlands came to the care home.  As part of their health & social care course they came to meet with our residents and see how we care for older people in this country. They spent time […]