Following the recent announcement of the provision of a "Silver Help Line" for older people, clients in Four Season's Marlborough Court Care Home in Thamesmead, London were given this telephone number and advised of its purpose.
Cedar Court Care Home celebrates being a finalist in two prestigious care competitions – in both the National Dementia awards – nominated for 'Best Care Team' and the forthcoming National Care awards – 'Client Engagement' category.
Sunbridge Care Home in Edmonton, London held a cake sale for their Macmillan 'World's Biggest Coffee Morning' and raised the amazing sum of £152 from cake sales and raffle tickets sold.
On Friday 27 September 2013, Woodlea Care Home in Doncaster, South Yorkshire held a cake sale for their Macmillan 'World's Biggest Coffee Morning' and raised the amazing sum of £231.43. Cakes were baked and donated by staff members and family members including baked cakes, buns and scones. The coffee morning was attended by residents and relatives and there was a bid held for the cakes where residents, families and staff could bid for a cake – whoever bid the most got the cake!
Congratulations to Donna Appleton, a carer at Highcare at Home, who won 'The Carers Award' in 'The Pride of Andover Awards'. She is pictured at the ceremony – held at The Lights in Andover - being presented with her award by Esther Rantzen.