Activities at Bridge Haven

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Bridge Haven Care Home

Thanks to proactive staff member, Tim, residents at Bridge Haven Care Home enjoyed an afternoon of live music. All staff at Bridge Haven familiarise themselves with the Care Plans of each resident to ensure person centred care and to have a better understanding of the residents hobbies and interests. After reading resident John’s care plan, Tim learnt that John had … Read More

Boots, Chaps and Cowboy Hats

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On Friday 8th April Amherst Court held a Country and Western themed party at the dementia care home in Chatham, Kent. A few days before the party, residents set about making banners and painting pictures to decorate the Calypso Café where the party was going to be held. Residents at Amherst Court also planned their own Country and Western themed … Read More

Going Down Under

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Court Regis Residents took the time to write about themselves including their interests, their background and information on their families. They then gathered the postcards with Tina to be posted out. Tina wrote a short synopsis on each resident for staff at Palm Lake care home so they could share the postcards to other like-minded people and enjoy reading up … Read More

World Challenge Expedition

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On Sunday the 20th March Puddingstone Grange care home in Plumstead hosted a High Tea fundraising event to support students from Townley Grammar School who are training for The World Challenge Expedition; volunteering for one month at an orphanage in Mongolia and completing a 10 day trek. Townley Grammar School girls approached Home Manager Allison Purkiss back in November to … Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

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Staff at Northbourne Court celebrated St Patricks day in style with many residents dressing up whilst others made Irish flags for waving, during the Irish music that played throughout the day at the 120 bedded dementia care home in Sidcup. The day was incorporated with Nutrition and Hydration week with entertainment by Andrew Charalambous who sang a variety of Irish … Read More