Monthly Archives: April 2015

Who knew Greenhaw was hip?

April 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

Paddy Nash & the Happy Enchiladas heard Stanley Feeney was a resident here in Greenhaw Lodge Care Home. Stanley was well known to them as he had played with Frank Sinatra many moons ago. Paddy and the gang requested a one-off musical collaboration with Stanley on the drums. Our resident Events Organiser and Stanley’s personal agent, […]

Diamond Celebrations

April 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

  At Kingsland Care Centre, Bangor we were honoured to join in the celebrations as one of our resident’s Rita celebrated 60 years of marriage to Joe. It turned out to be a ‘diamond’ day as Rita received a wonderful bouquet of her favourite flowers. Even the Queen was in the know!  

Dunanney Valentines Party & Dance

April 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

Dunanney Care Home residents love to sing and dance. We are lucky to have residents that danced professionally and to watch them in action is a beautiful sight. Tracy Turner, Activities Organiser arranged for Dance Unlimited to entertain in celebration of St. Valentine’s Day to appreciate love in all its forms – the stuff that […]

An abundance of activity at Melmount Manor

April 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

  Thanks to our Activity Co-ordinator, Veronica, at Melmount Manor Care Home.  The Residents here enjoyed a busy December of activity and entertainment.

Extra-Curricular at Culmore Manor

April 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

It’s not all work and no play for the staff and residents at Culmore Manor Care Home. Over the past number of years St Columb’s College have visited the nursing home as part of their “Citizenship Programme”.  Around 12 boys call once a week for a period of 10 weeks before moving to another part […]

The Glebe – Adopt a Donkey Day

April 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

  On 14th November 2014 Glebe Care Centre celebrated Adopt a Donkey Day. The event was in aid of abused and neglected donkeys. Many residents had previously lived on farms and had donkeys of their own which made this occasion very special and it was particularly good for reminiscing.

Apple Blossom Lodge, a snapshot

April 21st, 2015 (No Comments)

Joseph and Andy come rushing in through the front door, beaming from ear to ear.  “We have an egg, we have an egg!” Andy’s arm outstretched showing off their find.  (Ten days ago we added 2 hens to our menagerie of two goats, two cats and one ‘day care’ greyhound.)