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July at Baxendale Care Home

July at Baxendale Care Home

We've had a wonderful July at Baxendale Care Home.  We've been so lucky that residents have been able to see their family in socially distanced garden visits.  We've also been running lots of fun activities.  Do keep checking back in our blog as we plan to provide...

COVID19 – Update 24th July 2020

COVID19 – Update 24th July 2020

Our teams are continuing to do everything they can to keep our residents safe, occupied and feeling connected to their families and friends during this difficult time. Therefore, in line with Government guidance published on 22 July 2020, we are now coordinating (by...

Outdoor Concert for Baxendale Residents

Outdoor Concert for Baxendale Residents

We are so pleased that we can now start welcoming back performers to Baxendale Care Home.  One of our first, socially distanced, outdoor concerts was performed by Ian James. Ian is a regular at our care home and sang all his "hits" that our residents just love...

FAQs for Relatives

FAQs for Relatives

We have been given a helpful document regarding frequently asked questions (FAQs) that family and friends of residents of Baxendale Care Home might have at this difficult time.  Please do take a read here but remember that we can be contacted by phone 020 8445 1127 or...

Watercolour Still Life Artwork from Baxendale Care Home

Watercolour Still Life Artwork from Baxendale Care Home

Our residents have been demonstrating their artistic talents at our art sessions.  In this particular session we put out flowers and pictures of birds for them to copy, draw in pencil and paint with watercolours.  Beautiful! [gallery...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Reviewed 8th June 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update   In response to tighter restrictions and government guidelines, Baxendale Care Home will remain closed to all external visitors except healthcare providers until further notice.   Baxendale Care Home would like to reassure our residents,...

Easter and VE Day Celebrations at Baxendale Care Home

Easter and VE Day Celebrations at Baxendale Care Home

Wow, we can't believe how the past few months have flown by and it is now Summer!  We have gone back through our photographs and want to share with you our special celebrations for Easter and VE Day. We really went to town this Easter at Baxendale Care Home.  We had...

Ways to Keep in Touch at Baxendale Care Home

Ways to Keep in Touch at Baxendale Care Home

We're keeping safe at Baxendale Care Home at the moment, with closed doors to visitors.  Our residents though are keeping in touch with loved ones through the wonders of technology and old fashioned letters in the post. Here is one resident using video calling to one...

Ping Pong Fun at Baxendale Care Home

Ping Pong Fun at Baxendale Care Home

It's amazing how much fun you can have with ping pong bats, balls and some cups.  Not only great for manual dexterity and hand eye co-ordination but also for camaraderie and imagination.  We played some table tennis tournaments and made up some games involving the...

Baxendale Care Home Staff Try Acrobatics

Baxendale Care Home Staff Try Acrobatics

We secretly knew that our carers at Baxendale Care Home are super heroes but this was demonstrated recently when an acrobatic troupe came to our care home to entertain us: