Activities at Lanercost House

Our dedicated Activities Coordinators offer a wide range of mentally and physically stimulating activities for residents and families to enjoy. There are regular outings in the minibus to places of interest, such as local cafes, garden centres and parks, as well as visits from entertainers, musicians and singers - and also from PAT dogs. We host various events, such as themed days, cheese & wine evenings, in addition to offering one-to-one activity sessions, including pampering, games and puzzles. Our activities staff strive to ensure residents participate in any way they can with activities that reflect their capabilities and interests.

Activities and Events Partnerships

As part of our bespoke life-enrichment programmes, we host a number of live virtual events in the home on a regular basis through a number of partnerships with places of interest and world class performance companies

Life at Lanercost House Care Home

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Flowers and cheese lovers day

Residents and staff at Lanercost House care home in Carlisle have celebrated International Flower Day and Cheese Lovers` Day. Residents loved the flower arranging morning with the picture quiz. Kaye, the resident in the Home showed the best knowledge recognizing the flowers and won the quiz.

In the afternoon everyone had delightful time with cheese and wine.

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Winnie the Pooh Day

Residents and staff at Lanercost house care home, in Carlisle, enjoyed National Winnie the Pooh Day by taking part in some fun activities, but the most sentimental action was to meet Winnie the Pooh.

The National Winnie the Pooh Day is celebrated every 18th of January each year. The story of Winnie the Pooh was created by author A. A. Milne in 1926. He also featured his own son named Christopher Robin in this story. Ever since its creation, Winnie the Pooh became one of the most popular characters of all time

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National Squirrel Appreciation day

Residents and staff at Lanercost House care home in Carlisle celebrated National Squirrel Appreciation Day. We have been very busy learning about different species of squirrels, their population in the UK, and interesting facts about them. We created feeders for squirrels and displayed them in our gardens.

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Eyes down for a game of bingo

Residents and staff at Lanercost House care home in Carlisle had a delightful Saturday by playing prize Bingo, holding arts and crafts sessions and celebrating National Hat`s Day. Everyone had a lovely time.

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King of 'Rock n Roll'

Residents and staff at Lanercost House care home in Carlisle have celebrated The King`s of Rock and Roll - Elvis Presley birthday in style. Residents checked their knowledge about Elvis, joined the singing and dancing together. Everyone had fun.

Residents meeting

Residents at Lanercost House care home in Carlisle gathered together for the first residents` meeting this year to discuss the life at Lanercost House and the upcoming future events.

Upcoming events

January 2022

There’s lots of fun filled activities to do at Lanercost during January.