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In the garden

Being out in the garden is a much-loved care home activity, whether we are bird watching, gardening with children, having a summer party, or visiting an allotment. Read more about our recent outdoor activities below.

The Berkshire Care Home, Wokingham-Resident Donald is so proud of this year's bumper crop of fruit and vegetables
8 October 2019
“I am so happy today. I harvested lots of pumpkins, beetroot and pears. After only three months we got such good results from our garden.” more
Local teens transform memorial garden at Meyrick Rise Care Home
30 August 2019
"The teenagers have been so joyful engaging with our residents - they have created a garden space which is welcoming, bright and somewhere more
National Allotment Week at The Lawns Care Home in Oadby
21 August 2019
“I loved it, it took me back to my days as a teacher!” Residents at The Lawns Care Home recently enjoyed a visit from local nursery children more
Residents at Emberbrook Care Home in Thames Ditton celebrate summer with a Party Festival
7 August 2019
"Our residents had such a great day we did not stop laughing and singing all day!" Residents and team at Emberbrook Care Home recently hosted more
Meyrick Rise Care Home in Bournemouth hold their own 1960s summer festival
31 July 2019
“It was great to have everybody outside singing all the 60s classics – they all had a great time” Meyrick Rise Care Home recently held their own more
Help the elderly stay safe in the sun
23 July 2019
When the temperature goes up, the elderly are more likely than others to suffer. Even healthy older people are at risk during a warm spell. Here more