As the UK celebrates Laura Trott’s Olympic success, staff and residents at Drummond Grange Care Home in Lasswade are cheering for their own cycling champion, 63 year old Rhoda Gourlay.
Care home residents celebrate friendship
International Friendship Day on 7th August brought back a lot of special memories for people living in Barchester care homes.
First residents move into Barchester's newest home
On 28th July, The Fernes Care Home in Fareham gave a warm welcome to its first residents and presented them with bottles of bubbly to celebrate.
Eight charities name care communities at Barchester's newest home
The Fernes Care Home in Fareham, due to open in August, thanked eight local charities for naming its care communities.
Basingstoke home receives Six Steps accreditation
Cherry Blossom Manor Care Home in Basingstoke hosted a cream tea party to celebrate completing the Six Steps End of Life Care Training Programme.
Barchester collects RoSPA Gold Award
The Health and Safety Team were delighted to collect a Gold award for occupational health and safety.
Charities benefit from dementia book profits
A book about dementia care in care homes written by Barchester’s Director of Dementia Care, Caroline Baker has raised over £2,000 for charity since its publication.
Dementia programme shortlisted for Patient Safety Award
A programme to enhance dementia care within Barchester’s Memory Lane Communities has been shortlisted for an award.