Welcoming friends to our The Orchards

There’s an immeasurable joy that fills the air whenever our residents’ dear friends come to visit our home. These moments are more than just friendly visits; they’re reunions filled with shared stories, laughter, and heartfelt connections. Seeing familiar faces walk through our doors brings an extra spark to each resident’s day, igniting cherished memories and…

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Christmas Wrapping Party

Our Christmas bash was a blast as our creative staff ditched traditional attire and wrapped themselves up as colourful Christmas presents! The sight of our caregivers decked out in wrapping paper brought laughter and festive vibes to every corner of The Orchard. It was a unique celebration that made our holiday season a little more…

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Winter Wonderland Arts & Crafts

At The Orchard, the winter season brought about a flurry of artistic inspiration as residents delved into a Winter Wonderland-themed arts and crafts session. From creating beautiful winter landscapes to crafting glittery gold leaves and seasonal ornaments, our residents showcased their amazing talents . 

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Spooky Halloween Crafting!

We thoroughly enjoy immersing ourselves in seasonal festivities, and this year was no exception. Both our staff and residents had a wonderful time celebrating Halloween by engaging in some delightfully spooky pumpkin colouring activities.  Here’s Joan proudly displaying her creative masterpiece.

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Return to Raglan Farm

 Our recent visit to Raglan Farm Park proved so successful and rewarding that we decided to make a return visit with more residents from our home. As you can see from the pictures, both Sheilagh and Joan really enjoyed feeding carrots to the animals and were delighted to see the baby donkeys, goats, and even…

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Our Afternoon Sing- along

Our residents were treated to an unforgettable performance by the renowned entertainer, Howard the singer. They really enjoyHoward especially his jokes and how he gets them all moving. His infectious jokes and energetic music had everyone laughing and grooving along.

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Butterfly Farm

We enjoyed a lovely trip to the Butterfly Farm. Joan had a great time spotting all the different species. After visiting the farm,Charmaine and Joan enjoyed a tasty coffee

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Our Summer BBQ

We hosted a BBQ and, as we always do, invited our sister home Ganarew. We had a paddling pool, sand pit, the cricket was onand we even invited Howard to sing in the garden for the staff, residents, and family members. Some also enjoyed getting up andplaying some cricket.

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Pink Day

We decided to have a Pink day. We decorated the dining room and the residents really enjoyed it. Some of us adorned pink bowson our heads, whilst others settled on tying pink ribbons around the chairs.Judith and Iris enjoyed sitting together and having a laugh as we played games with the pink flamingo. We couldn’t…

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Fun In The Sun

Our residents made the most of the beautiful weather we’ve been enjoying recently. They enjoyed all sorts of activities, from gardening and using the parachute, to just relaxing and having a nice walk around our lounge in this glorious sunshine

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