September 2019

Maria's walk for dementia

Maria is our Customer Relations Manager at Lakeview Lodge Care Home in Milton Keynes, she tells us what motivated her to pull on her trainers and join an Alzheimer’s Society Memory Walk

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Arts in care drive true engagement and positivity

Oomph! Regional Wellbeing Coordinator, Lisa Wilson, discusses the importance of Arts in care settings, and how this translates practically for Wellbeing Team. 

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Care to Create: Meet our resident wordsmith

As part of our Care to Create initiative we have been encouraging our residents to put pen to paper and engage with the written word. For some residents, it has been many years since they’ve had the opportunity to try their hand at letter writing or poetry but for others, like Margaret Lamb resident at The Grove Care Home, writing is a much-loved lifelong hobby.

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Seeing the benefits of the Arts in care homes

Wellbeing & Activities Coordinator, Lucy, explains more about how the arts can be incorporated in day to day activities, bringing out the best in people in their care home.

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