Monthly Archives: October 2015

From Care Assistant to Group Assistant Accountant

October 28th, 2015 (No Comments)

This is Sarah’s work story in her own words…

Wedding bells for one lucky bride at Greenhaw Lodge

October 28th, 2015 (No Comments)

Greenhaw Lodge’s much loved nurse Sarah Ferguson married her childhood sweetheart Ronan Mooney on July 24th at 1:00pm at the Church of Immaculate Conception, Derry, where Sarah’s brother Fr. Ferguson performed the service.

KINGSLAND … Spotlight on Sue

October 28th, 2015 (No Comments)

My name is Sue Curry and I am the Registered Manager of Kingsland Care Centre in Bangor and have been in this post since November 2014.

Dunanney Celebrates Tall Ships Event

October 28th, 2015 (No Comments)

On Thursday 16th July Dunanney Care Home held a Tall Ships Party. The idea behind this was ‘if residents couldn’t attend the Tall Ships Festival at Belfast Quayside, we would bring the Tall Ships to residents’.

Victory in Japan Party

October 28th, 2015 (No Comments)

Fourteenth August saw Dunanney Care Home’s second summer knees up as a VJ party was held in the home to commemorate Victory in Japan Day, the day that heralded the end of World War 2. A day that many residents remember.

Activities Program at Culmore Manor

October 28th, 2015 (No Comments)

The first of our summer seasonal outings saw female residents at the home indulge in what ladies do best…a little retail therapy. On Tuesday 14th July staff accompanied lady residents whilst shopping in Letterkenny, Co. Donegal.

Excitement at Apple Blossom as they add to their animal family

October 28th, 2015 (No Comments)

Following a couple of weeks preparation which included the digging of a small pond and the decoration of the duck house, last week 5 residents together with staff took a trip to Lisburn to collect their latest arrivals. 4 ducks, just 10 weeks old.

TRAINING UPDATE – BE ALERT

October 27th, 2015 (No Comments)

The Acute Life Threatening Events Recognition and Treatment (ALERT) course was originally developed by the Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust. This course equips nursing staff to assess and manage residents who present with signs of clinical deterioration such as breathlessness, airway compromise and sepsis. The course runs over 1 day and the certificate does not require […]