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Turning over a new leaf for dementia care

A care home in Bellshill, Lanarkshire, has signed up to an innovative project that aims to further widen knowledge and understanding of dementia. The ‘Pledge Tree’, a creative work of art at the reception of Bupa’s Hatton Lea Care Home, aims to encourage staff, carers and family members to write down their thoughts and feelings – or pledges – on ... Read More »

Nature loving residents embrace their wild side in Ayr

  Green fingered residents at a care home in Ayr are set to venture out into the great outdoors in search of local wildlife, as plans for the home’s first nature trail get underway. The trail is being created at Bupa’s Claremont Care Home in Whitletts, thanks to Activity Coordinator Katharine Thomson. She is working with her partner Graham Brown ... Read More »

It’ll be homely this Christmas at Fullarton Care Home

An Irvine Care Home is to open its doors to two elderly members of the local community to ensure they will not have to eat alone this Christmas Day. Kind-hearted staff at Bupa’s Fullarton care home, in Irvine, will welcome the two members of the local community, facing the prospect of a Christmas on their own, to enjoy a traditional ... Read More »

Bellshill Care Home hosts spooktacular party

A care home in Bellshill celebrated Halloween in style this year with a traditional, spooky-themed tea dance. Bupa’s Hatton Lea Care Home organised the dance for its residents on Wednesday 26 of October at Bellshill’s Imperial Social Club. Staff, residents and their relatives, along with residents from other local care homes, took to the floor dressed as witches and other classic, ... Read More »

Care home residents cone-tent with new ice cream parlour

A care home in Paisley is bringing an early taste of summer to its residents, providing them with their own traditional ice cream parlour. Bupa’s Braemount care home, on Donaldswood Road, features the innovative confectionery counter, which aims to provide a recognisable social environment for residents to relive the past and encourage the sharing of memories and stories. The ice cream ... Read More »