Keychange Care Home rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found the quality of care provided by Keychange Charity Rose Lawn Care Home in Sidmouth, Devon, to be Outstanding following an inspection in November 2016. Inspectors rated Keychange Charity Rose Lawn Care Home Outstanding for being responsive to people’s needs and well-led, and Good for being safe, effective and […]

Alexander House News – A Birthday, and Preparations for Easter

One of our residents, Elisabeth, recently had her birthday and enjoyed a visit from a friend and her daughter-in-law.  Elisabeth can also be seen with her birthday cake.   Meanwhile, residents have been thinking ahead to Easter and have already made Easter bonnets with staff and relatives assisting them. The exciting moment came when the […]

Walmer House News – Fun with Balloons!

We have had lots of fun over the past few weeks with various entertainers coming in, plus we have made our own fun with balloons! Take a look at the pictures and see …

Romans News – Meet our New Pets!

Please meet Sally (kitten) and Squiggle (puppy), our reality pets at Romans. These virtual animals are used predominantly with our residents who live with dementia, but are loved by everyone. Joan said: “They are so real and you sit them on your lap and stroke them, just like my cat, very calming.” Olive said: “It […]

The Mount News – Joint Effort

The pictured birthday cake for one of the residents was another joint effort from Mark (baked the cake), Margaret (iced it in white) and the Manager Nikki Ford (decorated and iced the lettering).  

Wearing Pyjamas in aid of Cancer Research at Romans

Our Cancer Research Fundraiser was held on 3rd February 2017 and was part of Zoe Linscer’s wish (for the end to cancer). Everyone had great fun as you can see, with hot chocolate and marsh mellows in the morning and an all-day breakfast. All the staff said they felt very comfortable, and asked: “Can we […]

Christmas Snapshots from The Mount

Recent Activities at Walmer House