Alice 1

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 …

Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Great British care awards

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 …

Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
dementia awareness week

Care team support local dementia event

A care team from Lavender Hills recently attended a community event that aimed to raise awareness of dementia. The event was held at Clarence Park, Bury, during Dementia Awareness Week, which ran from May 17-23. On Friday, May 22, the finale event was opened by local celebrity Graham Hawley who played ‘John Snape’ in Coronation Street, Councillor Mike Connolly, Councillor Rishi Shori and Pat Jones-Greenhalgh, Executive Director of Communities and Wellbeing. The team from Lavender Hills joined colleagues from Brookdale Care Home, which is also part of the Millennium Care UK group. They all enjoyed talking to event visitors about …

Tagged , , ,