Fortnightly karaoke sessions at Island Court in Dudley, West Midlands, have proved a hit in the home with both residents and staff joining in with the fun.
With November being a historic month for remembrance, residents from Chorley Lodge took part in a reminiscence session recently, and discussed their wartime memories.
Orchard Care Homes was the recipient of two awards at the recent Global Awards in London, held to celebrate and reward the best individual and company performances in Seniors Housing/Care Trends, Healthcare Innovation, IT, and Medical Tourism sectors worldwide.
Although they make unusual pets, reptiles are fascinating creatures that have played an important role in promoting wellbeing in residents across our homes.
Residents from Island Court in Dudley, West Midlands, have been contributing to new display boards in the home, by creating colourful pieces of artwork.
With Christmas fast approaching, residents from Cantley Grange in Doncaster decided to get some early shopping done with a trip to local Brigg Garden centre, one of the largest of its type, which is famous for its Christmas display.
With the festive season well underway, many of our homes up and down the country are preparing for their Christmas themed Open Days.
Open Days are great ways to build community links and meet new people, as well as see how the home is run, and meet the dedicated team of staff and the residents that live there. Each home will have a fun-fillled day with a variety of festive activities for the whole family to enjoy. Details for up-and-coming open days are as follows:
Archers Park Christmas Fete Saturday 25th November 2pm onwards
Ashlea Mews Christmas Fayre Saturday 2nd December 1pm onwards
Nesfield Lodge Christmas Fayre Saturday 2nd December 2pm - 4pm
Castleford Lodge Christmas Fayre Saturday 2nd December 11am - 3pm
Lansbury Court Christmas Fair Saturday 9th December 2pm - 4pm
Eckington Court Christmas Fayre Saturday 9th December 4pm onwards