News & events

Statement on fraud trial at Hull County Court

Posted on 20 June 2017

We are aware of the current proceedings at Hull Crown Court, in which Julie Sayles is standing trial for alleged fraud against a vulnerable older person. We would like to make it clear that the accused is not connected in any way to our charity, Friends of the Elderly ( – charity number 226064). The…

Linby community celebrates Care Home Open Day

Posted on 19 June 2017

  Our Sherwood House care home welcomed in the local community for an afternoon of seaside fun on Friday 16 June to mark Care Home Open Day. Staff, volunteers and residents challenged guests to grab their buckets and spades and join them for fish and chips on a specially constructed, sandy ‘beach’ in their grounds.…

esidents and staff enjoying the family fun day
Award winning Luton care home hosts family fun day

Posted on 19 June 2017

On Saturday, 17 June, staff and volunteers hosted a family fun day at our award-winning care home in Luton, Little Bramingham Farm. Over 550 guests enjoyed live music, a BBQ and bubbles, a vintage tea room and a bouncy castle. Other attractions included candy floss and popcorn, face painting and a variety of stalls. Importantly,…

Two residents at Malvern holding hands
Celebrating community Malvern

Posted on 16 June 2017

Our care homes in Malvern invited the community to join them on Saturday 10 June for an afternoon of family-friendly fun. Staff, volunteers and residents at our Davenham, Bradbury Court and Perrins House care homes welcomed guests to admire the beautiful gardens, have afternoon tea in a vintage tea room, listen to live music and…

Residenta and staff at moor house enjoying afternoon tea
Building communities around our care homes

Posted on 16 June 2017

Our Moor House care home in Staines Upon Thames invited the local community to join them for an event on Monday 12 June to mark the run-up to Care Home Open Day. Staff, volunteers and residents at the home welcomed guests for a picnic-style tea with lemonade and sandwiches. There were games in the gardens…