Residents loved the show put on by staff and performers for Easter. Everyone had a sing along and dance to their favourite songs and got to compete in an egg rolling competition. The winner was Jane Hughes, who won a bottle of red wine, well done! An exciting day enjoyed by staff and residents.
For the celebration of the King’s coronation, Cestria House took a trip to the local church, St George’s, in Jesmond. The pleasant weather and activities were enjoyed by both the residents and the staff. The home also held a coronation party later in the weekend where they hosted a dance class for the residents to get their dancing shoes on.
They also got an opportunity to attend a Knit and Knatter group at the St Hilda’s church in Jesmond. Everyone got to enjoy a heart warming selection of tea and biscuits, loving the opportunity to socialise with other people in the area and get some fresh air in the spring sunshine.
The incredible staff at Brooke House made sure to celebrate Mother’s Day this year with all of their residents. Everyone was very grateful to receive a thoughtful card and a lovely plant for their rooms. It was a happy day for everyone.
For Easter, all the residents had fun decorating Easter bonnets with the staff, letting their creativity flow. All residents also received a chocolate Easter egg. It was a lovely day for everyone.
Residents enjoyed a deliciously festive two-course meal and Guinness cake on St. Patrick’s Day. The festivities got underway with Irish dancing and a tonne of sing-along tunes, which made for a great day for the residents and staff.
Easter celebrations began with an Easter fun day for all residents. Everyone had fun participating in the Easter egg hunt and egg throwing competitions followed by an Easter bonnet making competition with plenty of prizes to win. Residents also got the chance to take photos with their nearest and dearest under an Easter backdrop to remember the occasion.
One of our lovely residents at Parklands, Kevin Robson recently had the joy of becoming a grandfather. There’s no better feeling than the celebration of a new life with the ones you love. Congratulations Kevin.
Residents enjoyed a fabulous party to celebrate St Patrick’s Day, receiving a visit from some naughty little leprechauns causing mischief and fun everywhere. Everyone got to dress up in festive hats with lots of celebrations throughout the day, sure to bring a lot of luck.
The Easter Bunny paid a lovely visit to Covent House to celebrate with their residents. Easter eggs and bunny ears were handed out by their amazing staff for everyone to enjoy and celebrate the festivities in style. There were smiles all round as everyone enjoyed the day.
Happy Birthday to Ruby, one of our lovely resident. Ruby just turned 101 and celebrated with a surprise party from her family and friends, receiving a lot of lovely gifts and flowers. Congratulations Ruby and many more to come.
The rest of our prestwick group care homes including Addison Court hosted an array of events to celebrate the coronation with all of their residents, families and staff having an amazing day. Everyone got to enjoy a large afternoon tea style buffet and had a lovely sing a long and a dance with a local singer putting on a great show.