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Lavender Hills whimsy Mad Hatters tea party

Alice in wonderland came to Lavender Hills care home based in Ramsbottom to perform the most magical of plays for residents whilst they enjoyed a mad hatters themed tea party. The tea party was served at Lavender Hills on the terrace lounge on chequered Mad Hatter’s table which was heaving with sweet treats, including cakes and chocolates with the words ‘Eat Me’, naturally, there were mini Victoria sandwiches. The home was decorated with Alice in Wonderland characters, teapots and bunting. Getting in the spirit, residents wore bunny ears and took selfies with props. Each resident of Lavender Hills care home …

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Lavender Hills care home shortlisted for national awards

Lavender hills shortlisted for Activities team of the year award at the Great British care awards The Great British Care Awards are a series of regional events throughout England and are a celebration  of excellence across the care sector. The purpose of the awards are to pay tribute to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding excellence within their field of work. After 20 months of volunteering and visiting residents at Lavender Hills care home in Ramsbottom Nickie, Gaynor, Mia and Elsie joined Lavender Hills as a committed Activities and lifestyle team. Since joining Lavender Hills earlier this year, the atmosphere has become exciting …

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It’s all fun and games at Lavender Hills

We’re delighted to announce that we were a runner-up in the Daily Sparkle competition ‘Everybody’s Talking’ for our dedication to care home activities. Judges praised our ‘whole home approach’ and how we use the key strengths and skills of all of our staff members to come up with new and engaging activities for residents. To enter the awards, our activities coordinator Charlotte wrote in to the newspaper with details of the variety of activities on offer at Lavender Hills, before being invited along to attend a training day to gain more ideas on hosting meaningful activities that residents will enjoy. …

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Millennium Care UK up for Two Awards!

The Millennium Care UK group, of which our Lavender Hills care home is part, has been shortlisted for two prestigious awards! Part of the Great British Care Awards, we have been shortlisted for the Care Employer Award, and our Brookdale home has been shortlisted for the Care Team Award 2015. It’s a really exciting time for the group and everyone is proud to be recognised for going above and beyond in their roles, and in such a lovely way. Read all about it here

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