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Meet our Activities Coordinator, Joy Mitchell

Joy started work at The Warren in January 2002 initially as a Care Assistant. Joy worked as a senior carer for six years before joining the activities team. Joy leads a team that offer a varied range of activities and entertainment for all. Ranging from arts and crafts, music and film shows, and local trips out, to large scale family events and social occasions. Joy ensures there's never a dull moment.

Activities at The Warren

Here at The Warren, our activities team are always very busy thinking of new ways to keep residents active, both physically and mentally. We have regular trips out in the minibus, both locally and further a field, including the London Eye and the Thames River Trip), at least once a week during the summer months. We also enjoy visits from PAT dogs and have professional exercise sessions and live entertainment, which are always popular.

Life at our home

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Summer Fête

Our Summer Fête was a great success. We had a lot of visitors who enjoyed the stalls, the music and the delicious BBQ.

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Elvis Returns!

Back by popular demand, Elvis entered the building in October for a fun night full of music, dancing and laughter.

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Chocolate Dreams

Residents had a lovely time dipping strawberries in our chocolate fountain – naughty, but nice!

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Bawdeswell Garden Centre

Some residents thoroughly enjoyed an afternoon out at Bawdeswell Garden Centre, including delicious tea and cakes.

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North Yorkshire Moors

We took 2 residents on a trip to the North Yorkshire Moors in July and had fish and chips at Whitby. It was a grand day out, which was thoroughly enjoyed by all.

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15 Years of Service

Glynis Pearson has worked at the Warren for 15 years in various roles, but is now mainly employed in the laundry department. She is pictured above receiving her award from General Manager, Emma Bayne, and Glynis said she is looking forward to the next 5 years, as she plans to reach 20 years’ service.

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