Monthly Archives: July 2015

All about Annie…Melmount Manor Care Home

July 22nd, 2015 (No Comments)

My name is Annie Frobisher and I am the Registered Manager of Melmount Manor in Strabane, I have had this privilege since December 2010.

Wedded Bliss is celebrated at Melmount Manor Care Home

July 22nd, 2015 (No Comments)

The wedding of Miss Bernadette Blee and Mr Thomas O’Neill, affectionately known as Bernie and Tam, took place at 1.00pm on June 6th 2015 at St Patrick’s Church, Dunamanagh.

A Day with Daisy

July 22nd, 2015 (No Comments)

              Pet Therapy is aimed at improving residents social, emotional, and cognitive functioning.  It is also hoped that the use of animals as a therapy method can be motivational and stimulating for those involved.  Residents were thrilled when Greenhaw Lodge’s new Activity Co-ordinator, Colleen Doherty brought in her pet […]

Culmore Manor Care Assistant Karolanne goes the distance

July 7th, 2015 (No Comments)

Karolanne Dillon has been a Care Assistant at Culmore Manor Care Home for over 15 years. On Sunday 31st May 2015, Karolanne took part in The Walled City Marathon in Londonderry. The motivation for her heroic test of stamina was Rhys.  

Glebe Trotters Boccia Team

July 7th, 2015 (No Comments)

In May, Margaret Graham, Josie Parkhill and Mabel Finnamore were selected to represent Glebe Care Centre in a Boccia tournament in the Spectrum Centre, Tennent Street, Belfast.

A Gem of a Birthday for Pearl at Apple Blossom Lodge

July 7th, 2015 (No Comments)

Pearl, a long standing member of our house keeping team at Apple Blossom Lodge,celebrated her 70th birthday on 29th April.  What she didn’t know was that her colleagues would be celebrating with her!