Author: Jessica Mann

Alton resident Desmond enjoys a surprise visit on his 101st birthday

Posted on 19 February 2021

At The Lawn, our Alton care home, resident Desmond Holder has had a brilliant time celebrating his milestone 101st birthday. Desmond had a fun-filled day with a surprise, socially-distanced, visit from his family and celebrations continuing throughout the day. To start his ‘Centenary Plus One’ day, Desmond’s morning began with a surprise visit from his…

Love is in the air in Bournemouth! Care home helps couple celebrate milestone anniversary.

Posted on 17 February 2021

Love was in the air at our Bournemouth care home! Not only did residents at the Retired Nurses National Home (RNNH) enjoy special Valentine’s Day celebrations, but a couple who live at the home celebrated an incredible milestone – their 65th Wedding Anniversary! Married on February 11th 1956, Len and Delia Butler first met whilst…

A positive move forward as Covid vaccinations completed at all our care homes

Posted on 15 February 2021

Although there is still a challenging journey ahead, we are delighted to share that all Friends of the Elderly care home residents have now received the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. Roxanne Webb, manager at our Orford House care home in Coulsdon, said: “Even though throughout the pandemic we have taken all the necessary…

December highlights from our care homes

Posted on 5 January 2021

December is always a magical time at our care homes! Despite the current challenges faced with the ongoing pandemic, nothing could get in the way of our residents and staff enjoying Christmas festivities. Here’s a look at what they got up to in December: Perrins House team members inspire residents with poems and displays At…

Festive Namaste afternoon supports people living with dementia in Malvern

Posted on 2 January 2021

In the heart of Malvern, our three dedicated care homes in one location specialise in residential, dementia and nursing care – Davenham, Bradbury Court and Perrins House. As the hub of specialist dementia care, the core focus at Bradbury Court is on those residents living with dementia. Adrian Tyrer, the care home’s Dementia Champion, recently…