Sundial Care Home: Smiles for National Smile Month

National Mentoring Month Ask anyone at Sundial and they will tell you the day usually starts with a smile! Whilst any of the Sundial smiles can brighten up anyone’s day,... Read more

Edenmore Nursing Home: International Nurses Day – Tina

As 12th May marks International Nurses Day, we thought we would take the opportunity to share the story of one of our own fantastic nurses at Edenmore. Tina, who has... Read more

Sundial Care Home: Valentine’s Day, A Story of 69 Years of Love

Valentine's Day at Sundial ‘Love is eternal’ is something you may hear certain romantics say. Certainly, Cupid, of classic mythology and the ancient roman god of all things love has... Read more

Heanton Nursing Home: The Man Who Can Turn His Hand to Anything

Jack of All Trades Kenneth Martin, or Ken as he is known to those who know him, has a gift. His gift is his handcraft. He can turn his hand... Read more

Heanton Nursing Home: Remembrance Day, Clive Blackman

A Day of Remembrance 11th November marks a Day of Remembrance, as the country remembers the contributions of all servicemen and women who have fallen in wars for our freedom.... Read more

Heanton Nursing Home: Roy Collins: An Inspiration to North Devon’s Creative Community

National Day of the Arts in Care Homes National Day of the Arts in Care Homes takes place on the 24th September and this year’s theme is ‘Creative Communities.’ Roy... Read more

Nurses Year 2020: Heanton Nursing Home’s Returning Matron

Maureen Marsh or Mo is a former nurse who used to call Heanton Nursing Home her place of work, now it is a place that she calls home. Since moving... Read more

Rosemary Henderson, Hatherleigh Nursing Home’s Resident Engineer

Sunday, 8th March is International Women’s Day; a day to celebrate women’s achievement, raise awareness against bias and promote gender equality. Rosemary Henderson, a member of the Hatherleigh family is... Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020: An Anxious Perspective

I’m not good enough. Why did I do that? I’m wasting your time. What I’ve done is rubbish. I’ve done it wrong. They don’t believe me. Why did I say... Read more

Christmas Eve: Mayoral Visit for the Edenmore family

The festive period at Edenmore was filled with wonderful surprises for the family members and also the team. The day before Santa’s much anticipated arrival at the home, everyone at... Read more