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Duo helps Joan relive her dancing days

Brook View resident Joan Whelan, second from right, dances with, l-r, Sarah Moule, Companionship Team leader, and Tanya Hutton and Graham Cooper. A dazzling afternoon of ballroom and Latin brought back happy memories for a former dancer living at Brook View. Joan Whelan was even inspired to revisit a few moves herself under careful guidance from staff. The show by Bournemouth dance duo Just the Two of Us - otherwise known as Tanya Hutton and Graham Cooper... read article...

Emma’s hair assistants are a cut above

Whitecliffe House resident Lois Ramsden with a chopped length of Emma Foxley’s hair. Residents at Whitecliffe House in Blandford didn’t need to be asked twice to help a big-hearted Domestic Assistant lose her locks for a good cause. Several would-be stylists eagerly went hands-on to give Emma Foxley her first haircut in more than three years in aid of The Little Princess Trust. Under the expert guidance of... read article...

Nalini’s day of Indian surprises

Nalini Bhagwat dances on her Indian-themed day at St Catherines View. A talented dancer, cook and teacher enjoyed a day of surprises themed all around her personal interests and heritage thanks to team members at St Catherines View in Winchester. Nalini Bhagwat was the centre of attention amid celebrations of the food, music, dance and dress of her home state in western India, Maharashtra. The day... read article...

Honouring our caring stars

Colten Champions 2022 The Champions are back! We have opened the call for entries for our fantastic in-home awards, designed to honour and reward those shining stars who contribute to residents’ care every day. Across eight separate categories, Colten Champions celebrates individuals and teams delivering excellence in nursing, care, resident engagement and other areas in which we continually... read article...