Edgewater Lodge Care Home in Donaghadee, hosted a coffee morning on the 28th of September in support of the cancer charity Macmillan Big Coffee Morning which takes place every year at the end of September.
Yatton Hall Care Home in Somerset is amongst the 14 highest rated Care Homes based on user and family reviews, on Good Care Guide.
Saintfield Care Home in Belfast is the overall winner of the annual gardening competition, "A Garden for All Seasons", with Bon Accord Care Home in East Sussex 2nd and Beech Tree House Care Home in Yorkshire 3rd.
A resident at The Lawns Care Home in Darlington has been dancing his way to recovery after a broken hip only 6 weeks ago. Frank discovered his dancing talents with dance therapy and playing dancing games on the Wii. Dance therapy has helped enormously with his recuperation.
Residents at Hemsworth Park Care Home in Kinsley, West Yorkshire enjoyed a visit from the Lion Learners recently. The Lion Learners are an educational experiences company offering hands on animal education and entertainment. Lion Learners was set up and is run by David and Liona Woricker. David is a qualified teacher and Liona has an MSc in conservation. The residents got to meet and learn about snakes and spiders amongst other creatures. Some residents bravely held the tarantula and large snakes and an enjoyable day was had by all.