8 Facts from Baxendale Care Home Minute Books

8 Facts from Baxendale Care Home Minute Books

Minute Books are hand-written records that reveal fascinating details about our care home from 1890 onwards.  Here are some revelations: The bank balance in 1890 was £145 Annual salaries in 1890 totalled £150 In September 1890 Woodside (Baxendale’s former name)...
Memories from our Residents at Baxendale Care Home

Memories from our Residents at Baxendale Care Home

We were delighted when our residents decided that they wanted a turn at speaking at our monthly coffee morning and share their memories with others at our care home. We had Grace who spoke about her childhood growing up in Totteridge. Then Ken and Sylvia who spoke...
Baxendale Team Leader Robin as Guest Speaker

Baxendale Team Leader Robin as Guest Speaker

In late January Baxendale staff team leader Robin talked to the residents about his life and career at Baxendale.  Robin started by telling the residents about where he is from –  Mauritius – and the difference in the way people live there compared to...
January 2019 Events at Baxendale Care Home

January 2019 Events at Baxendale Care Home

What a great start to 2019!  We have been running some art sessions for our residents.  We have some real Da Vincis in the house.  Take a look at these sketches of a buddha they were drawing.   We were also keeping fit with Doreen who brought some fun equipment....