After a study found them to be beneficial, a recent report has called for an increase in the use of music, dance and drama in the care of dementia sufferers.
By the end of 2018 it has been reported that up to 3000 senior citizens may not be able to get beds in care homes.
There were some fantastic entries this year... plus a special guest!
Just a short note to thank all the staff who helped look after our mum whilst she was in your care. We really appreciated everything you did for. We feel lucky that mum was placed in care at the best Nursing Home we know of!
I am writing to express my deep gratitude for the care you gave my mother during her time with you. As a retired (and old-fashioned!) nurse, I have been so impressed with your nursing of her.
Allenbrook was highly recommended to us by others we spoke to including the GP. Our introductory visit with the Manager was detailed and thorough, relaxed and friendly and there was plenty of time to ask questions