We have started exercise with Curtis, and most importantly our lovely Margaret was 100 years old on the 24th. We have students from Southampton University coming in to see our residents and chat and sing. We have started an Easter egg collection for the Children’s ward at the Hospital and 2 carers and 2 residents […]
Fair Havens News
Freda who has lived at Fair Havens since last summer, got herself into the local paper, the Southampton Daily Echo, with the pile of colourful crotched blankets that she has made. Freda would like the blankets to be donated to Ukrainian refugees. “I want them to go to the children that don’t have anything because […]
At Fair Havens we enjoyed the lovely weather while it lasted. This gave the residents the opportunity to eat their meals in the garden. We have had some entertainment back in the home and this has brought great joy to us all and smiles to everyone’s face. We are all enjoying the Zoom meetings and […]
The bubble on our forecourt is for people to wait in and have their Lateral Flow Tests, but we also sanitise it and they can have a visit in the bubble. This is for the benefit of some of the visitors who have a lack of mobility and have issues with distance walking and also […]
Three of the people who live with us pose happily in front of a traditional Christmas backdrop.
We have had some fun days at Fair Havens in the last couple of months. We celebrated a resident’s 100th birthday and Jean loved her day. In September some of the residents enjoyed decorating hats and making glow stick flowers and rings. We would like to say a MASSIVE THANK YOU to our staff and […]
On 1st April Dorothy celebrated her 107th birthday. Here she is with her Royal greetings – Dorothy is collecting cards from the Queen! As for being born on April Fools’ Day, she assures us that her mother always used to say, if you were born after 12 noon, the “Fools” bit of the Day doesn’t […]
Many congratulations to Eva who celebrated her 105th birthday in January.
This year Central Office staff paid a Christmas visit further afield and took the train to Southampton to visit Fair Havens. We received a warm welcome from the people living and working there. As the photographs show, the residents were very willing to engage and share their home with the visitors from London. We participated […]