World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Tuesday 28th September 2021 was the world biggest coffee morning – Macmillan Coffee Morning. People all over the UK host their own Coffee Morning and donations raised on the day are made to Macmillan. Many people and organisations get involved and raise money in their own special and exciting way and Heeley Bank did just […]

World Heart Day

There was lots of love being spread around for World Heart Day on Wednesday. World Heart Day is observed and celebrated annually on September 29, with the aim of increasing awareness of cardiovascular diseases and how to control them to negate their global impact. The international holiday was established by the World Heart Federation in […]

Activities at Woodlands

Our residents enjoyed Halloween celebrations within the home with a spooky buffet. We’ve been keeping busy with lots of activities  including baking and crafts! And enjoyed lots of 1 to 1 sensory activities.

Memory Book – Dear Families

Dear Resident’s families, We are in the process of beginning to set up ‘This is Me – My Life’ books for all our residents. If you have any old photographs, pictures, letters, postcards relevant to your loved one, we would love to include them in their scrapbook of memories. If sending photos please add a […]

Big Birthdays at Pinxton Manor

Over the past 6 weeks Pinxton manor have been preparing to celebrate 3 big milestone birthdays; and they’ve worked hard to get everyone in the local community involved to make these lockdown birthdays extra special! Pinxton Manors dedicated activities team appealed to local groups, businesses, relatives and friends of the home on social media to […]

Summer at Ferndene

Birthdays! Our lovely lady Gwen was 108 on Sunday 24th here are some photo’s of the fabulous day she had, even the Salvation Army came and played outside of the home for her, we had some children from the local home brings cards and gifts that they had made. Tesco’s donated flowers and a bottle […]

June in Bloom 2019

Winner of the June in Bloom competition – Ferndene  Congratulations, the prize of £500 will be given to Ferndene to spend on their gardens. Ferndene staff really moved mountains  in the last 4 weeks from a garden that was non existent to create lovely areas to sit, a vegetable garden, and planted sensory plants. An […]