Romans News – Different Kinds of Entertainment

Church Lane Nursery School came to visit our residents on 22nd March. Stories were read and the parachute game was played. It was not at all sure who were more entertained, the children or the residents! As a good time was had by all, the children are coming back for another visit. On 3rd April […]

Cressingham House News – St. Patrick’s Day

On St. Patrick’s Day preparations were afoot to make it a special day for the residents. The Manager Pat and Administrator Renee entered into the spirit of the occasion, and Pat’s grandson Noah paid a visit to join in the festivities. He insisted on going with Renee to escort “his friends” to their party. And […]

The Mount News – Recent News

There was an Easter Celebration event at The Mount for the residents on Sunday 1st April with a few games, Easter egg hunt and a raffle of Easter goodies. The cook baked and decorated a wonderful simnel cake to go with our afternoon buffet, which we very much enjoyed after we had sung some Easter […]

Fair Havens News – 105th Birthday, and Lunch in the Sun

It was a very special day at Fair Havens when Dorothy turned 105! The pictures show before and after when she blew the candles out on her birthday cake. There was also great rejoicing as we welcomed the first bit of real sun with lunch in the garden, maybe more so this year having experienced […]

Rosemary Mount News – Mexican Meal and Sensory Room

Residents sampled a Mexican-themed lunch of fajita and chilli. Both staff and residents dressed up to play the part, and the meal was enjoyed by all.       Residents also enjoyed creating a sensory room, with the theme ‘Under the Sea’.

Erith House News – Oomph Wellness! Trip

We have recently started trips out with Oomph! Wellness (this organisation’s name stands for Our Organisation Makes People Happy). The especially-equipped bus comes right to our door and we are able to go out and about to see the sights of Devon. Our latest Oomph trip was to Buckfast Abbey. We marvelled at the magnificent […]

Sceats Care Home News – Care Home Open Day 2018

Like last year, Sceats was fully involved in International Care Home Open Day 2018. This year it fell on HM The Queen’s birthday (21st April 2018) so there was a patriotically decorated cake to mark this double celebration.       A singer provided entertainment and there were activities to choose from, including mural painting. […]

Walmer House News – Balloons and Fly Swats!

Our residents had fun with balloons and fly swats – an unlikely but effective combination! Even residents who are unable to come down to the lounge were able to join in with this activity.