Meet our Activities Coordinator, Wahida Bashir
Hi my name is Wahida, I am the Activities Coordinator. I aspire to deliver the best quality care & life enrichment programme to our residents. I provide a person centred approach and promote collaborative working with the clients to involve them in choices. I am very approachable and friendly. I tailor my activities to the residents and provide both one to one and group activities, focusing on their skills, abilities and interests. I have awareness, understanding and commitment to the protection and safeguarding of clients and the residents needs and wants hold the upmost importance.
Activities at Edgbaston Beaumont
Our team pride ourselves in providing a wide range of activities and events to suit all of our residents needs. Comprising of art and craft classes, pet therapy, outside entertainers, visits from local schools where students attend and work alongside ourselves and the residents. We also have presentations on wildlife and other demonstrations, musicality and singalongs, quizzes, a poetry corner, knit and natter sessions, and one to one interaction, as well as trips out in the mini bus. For our residents who are less mobile we bring the shopping experience to the home for their convenience. We respect everyone's religious beliefs by providing visits from all denominations, such as Anglican, Catholic, working in conjunction with the local mosque and the Jewish community and providing religious interaction. We encourage our residents families to participate in all our activities, working alongside them to ensure we provide the best service possible here at Edgbaston Beaumont.
Life at Edgbaston Beaumont Care Community
Edna's Birthday Celebrations
Edna enjoyed her special 99th Birthday and was treated like a Queen for the day. A delicious 3 course lunch with friends, flowers, gifts a homemade cake and visits from family.
Long Service Recognition for Team Members
Carolyn thanked 2 of our team for their amazing service and dedication to our home. Pearla has worked 30 years caring for our residents and Sharon our housekeeper has 20 years service. Thank you ladies!
Family Visits Continue to Bring Joy
Family visits continue to bring smiles and joy to our residents and their loved ones. Our visiting suite is safe & cosy with a Perspex screen and intercom system for easy communication. We all look forward to when we can hug our families again!
Vaccination Good News!
Residents & team members all received their first vaccination which is wonderful news. Everyone is looking forward to a happy and healthy 2021.
Christmas Cake Competition
Our 2020 Christmas entry for the annual Barchester cake competition. Residents worked with chef on ideas & decoration and are proud of the finished cake. Fingers crossed we win!!
Hamper from Bananamoon Nursery
Children from Bananamoon nursery sent us a wonderful hamper of home-made goodies for Christmas. Residents enjoyed looking through the artwork & messages which are now on display.