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VIRTUAL REALITY EXPERIENCE FOR TAUNTON CARE HOME RESIDENTS

VIRTUAL REALITY EXPERIENCE FOR TAUNTON CARE HOME RESIDENTS

  Elderly residents at Oake Meadows Care Home have been treated to a virtual reality extravaganza, taking turns to experience the latest high-tech gadgets. Residents Michael Rourke, 87,...
Social Distancing Serenades

MUSICIANS SERENADE CARE HOME RESIDENTS IN ISOLATION

Staff at Amherst Court care home in Chatham have not let the current pandemic stand in the way of residents’ day-to-day life at the home, and have come up with some fantastic ideas that work...
RMBI Care Co's Oldest Resident

RMBI CARE CO. CELEBRATES OLDEST RESIDENT’S 109TH BIRTHDAY

RMBI Care Co.’s oldest resident, Pat Corbin, recently celebrated her 109th birthday. To mark the special milestone, a tea party was held at Zetland Court home in Bournemouth, where she has...
Care Home Residents Dancing on Ice Live

AMHERST COURT RESIDENTS VISIT DANCING ON ICE

Following their ice skating trip last year , lucky residents from Amherst Court care home were invited to watch the live semi-finals of ITV competition Dancing on Ice. In September 2019, care...
Residents at Oakdale care home in Poole enjoyed a visit from two special guests – Guinness and Greyfriars Rufus the alpacas.

ALPACA FUN FOR OAKDALE CARE HOME RESIDENTS

Residents at Oakdale care home in Poole enjoyed a visit from two special guests – Guinness and Greyfriars Rufus the alpacas. As part of a wellbeing session, Wendy Williams, of Alpaca...
Hallmark Care Homes has joined forces with Musica, a music and health social enterprise which helps to integrate music into the daily care of people living with dementia.

HALLMARK CARE HOMES PARTNERS WITH MUSICA

Hallmark Care Homes has joined forces with Musica, a music and health social enterprise which helps to integrate music into the daily care of people living with dementia. From March onwards,...
Gracewell Ascot Music and Memories Club

‘MEMORIES AND MUSIC’ CLUB LAUNCHED TO TACKLE LONELINESS

Gracewell Healthcare’s Ascot home is hosting a free local community initiative to support people living with impaired memory. Gracewell of Ascot, which provides high-quality, personalised...
[L-R] Margaret Grunfeld, Beth Saffer and Saffy Mathews.

MORRIS MINORS ROLL BACK THE YEARS AT BELONG

There’s not a vintage car in sight but other ‘Morris Minors’ are getting into gear at Didsbury care village Belong Morris Feinmann, where residents are enjoying fortnightly visits...
Duncan Rennie with Glenisla Activities Coordinator Catherine Ellwood

CARE GROUP APPOINTS ‘PHOTOGRAPHER IN RESIDENCE’

A care operator has appointed its own ‘photographer in residence’ to capture memory-evoking images for the care home residents.  Parklands Care Homes, which operates across Moray...
Birthday boy Gordon Gally was joined by Nottingham Police K-9 team to celebrate being 90 years young.

EX FOOTBALLER AND POLICE DOG HANDLER GETS BIRTHDAY SURPRISE

Staff at Coppice Lodge care home in Nottingham arranged a very special visit for resident Gordon Gally to mark his milestone 90th birthday. Gordon, who has lived at Coppice Lodge for one year,...

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