VE Day seems so long ago but the memories we made that day will last a very long time. All the residents remember the war and it was great to reminisce about old times. Our neighbour Helen and her family gifted us with a fantastic hamper, and Hurlingham School in Putney made all of our […]
Our talented and creative activities lady Mia created the backdrop for our 1960s Photoshoot and Sing-Along. Her young daughter also helped her make the amazing campervan. Everyone’s wellbeing and mental health was really boosted from just about 2 hours of fun either side of lunch.
Despite lockdown, our residents have been doing plenty of activities and making use of our lovely garden during the splendid weather we have had. Our residents enjoyed planting flower seeds on a sunny day in the garden. This was a lovely outdoor activity, and we are now watching the seeds growing into plants. During lockdown […]
A purchase of some large new games for our residents has kept them very entertained – giant Jenga is particularly popular. Like our sister home in Torquay, our residents enjoy the Friday Fun Word Challenge. They take part both in a small group and individually in their rooms. Our Team Leader Natalie is our quizmaster […]
People in our community often have challenges with their mental health and more so in unprecedented times like these. Promoting mental health and well-being are very important to us. When we recently heard voices coming from our back yard, we went to investigate and there was Simon* in the grounds of the property behind Cressingham […]
Every Thursday we like to join in the National #clapforcarers at 8pm. One of our newest care recruits Danielle had a surprise, as did all the team, when her family turned up with a banner and clapped the Rose Lawn team. Others in our road also joined in and created a special moment for the […]
A selection of photographs from Romans Care Home capturing life in the last few weeks.
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 […]
A small selection of photographs representing little things which have made a huge difference to our community during the current crisis.
“We wanted to keep you informed of the steps we are taking throughout Keychange Care Communities following the recent outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) to ensure we are prepared for all scenarios. The safety and wellbeing of all who live in our communities and those who support them is our number one priority. Based on the […]
As well as celebrating Keychange’s 100th birthday, last month one of our resident’s turned the century as well. (Charles) Bill Russell has been in our community for a while now and he celebrated being 100 years young on 14th January with a family party, which was held for him in our lounge. Over the course […]