Who doesn’t love a little shopping spree? Or sundaes? We certainly do, here at Castleford! Yesterday we were lucky enough to be able to welcome Jackie Scarfe, who owns @Classic Clothing, back into the home. Jackie comes into the homes and sets up clothes and accessories in a shop layout for people to walk around…

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Milkwood Care Covid-19 Response – July 19th 2021. As of the 19th July, in line with the latest Government guidance in England and Wales, we are facilitating additional visiting within our homes and residents can now receive unlimited nominated visitors. Our visiting guidance remains necessarily cautious, and we will monitor the situation as we increase…

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Today one of our residents has been granted her wish and we have accompanied her shopping to The Mall at Cribbs Causeway When the pandemic hit we, unfortunately, had to put ‘Wishing Tree Trips’ on hold as most of the wishes were to go on trips. Now that places are opening back up we are…

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This month, we had a visit from our furry friend, Ernie! We really enjoyed his company. We were able to give Ernie lots of fuss, sneaked him some biscuits and went out for a walk with him in the afternoon.At Castleford, we promote dog therapy because animal-assisted interventions are proven to increase self-esteem and confidence…

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Both our lovely ladies Doris and Diane, enjoying their birthdays with us. Both cakes made for them by our wonderful cook Tracey. All finished with a music and movement session.

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Milkwood Care Covid-19 Response – 6th January 2021. First of all I’d like to wish you a happy new year and thank you for all your support throughout 2020. Milkwood Care Group has taken the difficult decision to suspend all visits to its care homes until further notice, following the news of a new strain of…

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Here are some of the residents sharing their New Year messages for their families. We loved reading what the residents had to say!

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Here the residents enjoyed their Christmas party! Games of bingo were played and a Christmas raffle held, all while listening to festive songs and eating a delicious buffet.. fun was had by all. Merry Christmas to all family and friends, from all at The Mountains.

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