Meet our Activities Coordinator, Liz Maxwell

Hi my name is Liz, I have worked at “The Manor” for over 10 years.  We have created a wonderful culture within the home and we work together to give residents the best possible experience. We place a big importance on completing individual booklets with each new resident aptly titled “Getting to know you” 

I am here to ensure that residents enjoy an environment that is both stimulating and socially active. We ensure the team knows each residents' preferences, so that we can deliver a person-centered program of events and activities. Essential to our homely feel is the strong relationships of trust we build with residents and their families and friends. The home also has its very own minibus for our numerous outings for coffee and shopping, which residents love.  Popular day trips include our annual canal barge adventure, shopping trips to M&S and mini bus trips to the seaside at Llandudno.

Outside of work I like to take trips to the farm in Anglesey with my family where we visit the beach & being a foodie I also love going to restaurants.

We understand that the people we support have passions and interests that could be difficult to pursue after moving into a care home – but that doesn’t mean we don’t encourage them to try! Some hobbies can define a person, so our Activities Coordinators are dedicated to ensuring that everyone we support is able to do what makes them happy to the best of their abilities. Social events are organised with individual tastes in mind and with the idea that residents have the opportunity to try new and exciting things.

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 Lawton Manor Care Home

Happy Birthday Eileen

We all celebrated Eileen's very Happy Birthday.

Eileen celebrated her special day with her husband Dennis who is also a resident at the home.  The Husband and Wife team enjoyed a beautiful homemade cake together especially made by Chef Nick.  Friends and Staff all sang Happy Birthday to Eileen

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National Housekeeping week

General Manager, Rebecca Whitehouse presented the housekeeping team with wine and chocolates as a thank you for their hard work and dedication shown each and every day all throughout the year.

Here at Lawton Manor we pride ourselves on the high standards of cleanliness our housekeeping team maintains within the home environment.

Residents and staff were also treated to a visit from our local ice cream van

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Love is in the air!

This week we have celebrated our residents Anne and peters 65th wedding anniversary, They celebrated with family and friends a very happy 65 years married and Chef Nick made them a wonderful celebration cake.

Everyone at Lawton Manor would like to congratulate them on such a happy achievement and what an honor it was to celebrate with them.

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Birthday celebrations

Birthday celebrations for resident, Pam who recently celebrated 80-years young.  The birthday girl was presented with a delicious cake especially prepared by the homes hospitality team and a rousing rendition of 'happy birthday'.  Everyone wishes Pam a very 'Happy birthday',

Punch n Judy Show

Residents and family members have enjoyed an afternoon picnic and a fantastic Punch and Judy show

Nicci Jo entertained everyone with her punch and Judy show as well as singing and delivering some very funny magic tricks.  Chef Nick created a lovely picnic and a homemade cheesecake too!

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Wheely Boat Trip

Residents have enjoyed a couple of days out on the Wheely boat at Overwater Marina in Audlem

We enjoyed a lovely ride along the Shropshire Canal in the sunshine and enjoyed lunch at the Cafe, "Bridge 80"

Upcoming events

October Activities and Events

Please see here for the calendar specials this month

Regular Coffee Mornings

Join us for Coffee & Chef's delicious homemade cakes

We host on the 2nd Wednesday of each month and really look forward to welcoming you