Cherry Trees: Festive Fun!

We held our Christmas fair on 1st December and with all the hard work of our activity co-ordinators we raised a massive £1450.00 – well done everyone! Part of this was raised by making Christmas wreaths to order for staff and families – which the residents helped to make. Keeley Oxley Home Manager Cherry Trees…

Dance Aerobics at Maple Lodge

Charlotte introduces dance and props like colourful scarfs into her routine. Her music reflects her routine and our residents at Maple Lodge have really taken to her. Charlotte introduces dance and props like colourful scarfs into her routine. Her music reflects her routine and our residents at Maple Lodge have really taken to her.

Residents at Southlands Engage in Big-Ideas Projects

Our Southlands residents are taking part in two projects run by Big-Ideas, an organisation that delivers community and education projects. Elaine, Activity Coordinator at Southlands has been allocated a small amount of funding to purchase resources for the projects. The projects are Tull100 – to commemorate the achievements of Walter Tull, the first man of…

Elms Louth Postcard Appeal

Recently The Elms care home in Louth posted an appeal on social media for postcards to be sent to the residents. Postcards have always been a big part of the British summer holiday and it would help to promote conversation and memories of their holiday experiences. We never thought they would receive as many in…

Maple Lodge Church Day Visit

The Influence Church play a big part in our home and our community. Shirley and her husband Dave come to our home on a monthly basis and are with us for a couple of hours with singing and dancing and spreading the word to our residents, who really enjoy their visits, so thank you to…

Pumpkins for Sale – Hutton Cranswick

Southlands is entering into the spirit of Halloween raising monies for the Residents Fund by selling pumpkins grown on the manure heap of pony Headway; owned by our Administrator Alison (pictured left, with our witch lady, right, in the main entrance at Southlands): To date we have raised £66.50 with around half the pumpkins finding…