Lindsay’s Landmark

Lindsay’s Landmark

This week sees our Care Manager, Lindsay Giess commence her 12th year at Hendra House. Lindsay, who was originally appointed as a Senior Care Assistant, has progressed to her current role as Care Manager during that time. Despite all that the pandemic has thrown at...
Vaccines

Vaccines

I am delighted to announce that the residents and the staff at the home received their vaccinations on Saturday 9th January, which we hope will bring great comfort and hope to everyone concerned and their families. Additional staff were deployed to facilitate the...
Care Window

Care Window

During a recent evening visit to the home, I noticed the scarves made by the residents and entwined by the staff to portray the words “Care” within a heart which shone through like a beacon of hope in the cold evening night. Having had the opportunity to reflect on...
The Buttery

The Buttery

As you are all aware, the most recent lockdown was swift, although predicable and has had a marked effect on local businesses. Despite their own circumstances Wendy Kirby and her team at The Buttery in Castle Square kindly donated their unused fresh food stocks to the...
Pandemic

Pandemic

Despite remaining Covid free for the whole of 2020, I regret to inform you that the home suffered its first positive Covid result of a staff member and resident in early January. As part of our open and transparent philosophy of care, we informed all residents,...