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Meet our Activities Coordinator, Angela Lawson

Angela is responsible for providing and delivering a varied activities programme on our elderly frail unit.

Activities at Rivermead

Our Activities Coordinators are constantly striving to mentally and physically stimulate those who live at Rivermead by organising group and individual activities for anyone to participate in. We have our own minibus and go out on trips at least once a week, families are also welcome to support their relative on a trip. We visit the coast, shopping centres, local areas of natural beauty, museums and always welcome new ideas for different venues. We hold events for national initiatives such as Macmillan Coffee Morning and Children in Need, where staff also join in the fun!

We hold a monthly church service at Rivermead, as well as fetes at Christmas and in the summer to welcome the local community into our home.

Life at our home

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Farming Museum

A number of residents recently went out on a day trip in our minibus to the Farming Museum in York. A great time was had by all who attended and we are looking forward to going back next year!

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Diamond Wedding Anniversary

Two of our residents recently celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary here at the home with a wonderful party surrounded by family and friends. A great time was had by all! Congratulations!

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15 Years of Service

Congratulations to our Carer, Kathleen Piedad, (pictured here on the right) on receiving her 15 year Long Service Award, which was presented to her by Unit Manager, Sue Atkinson.

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Celebrating Success

Congratulations to our newly-qualified Care Practitioners, who recently received their certificates, badges and a bottle of Prosecco in recognition of their achievements.

From left to right: Sharon Ward, Victoria Taylor and Pamela Rex.

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Birthday Lunch

Angela, Jayne and Barbara’s daughter enjoyed a lovely lunch at The Lodge hotel, Malton, to celebrate Barbara’s birthday. A great time was had by all!

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Planning Our Hanging Baskets

We recently enjoyed a trip out to the local garden centre, where residents and staff had fun planning what would be best suited for the home.

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