Interactive Table

Interactive Table

Many of our residents are enjoying the programmes on the Activity Table. With a little bit of help and encouragement from the staff, our residents now know that a Ram is not always a male sheep, and a mouse is not a cat’s enemy. It’s great to see so many embracing the...
Walking Club

Walking Club

By increasing the staffing levels, we are now encouraging as many residents as possible to join our walking club. Walks vary in length and duration and it’s ironic that the staff on a recent walk decided to stop and take a photo outside another of the towns care...
101 Not Out

101 Not Out

Hendra resident celebrates her 101st birthday with a special cake made by Hendra Cook Tracy. In addition, she received flowers form all the other residents and staff. The home currently has two centurions amongst its residents.
Special Day for A Proud Father

Special Day for A Proud Father

It looked as if one of our residents would have to miss his daughter’s wedding due to it taking place away from the home. In true Hendra spirit, Lindsay agreed to take the resident to Wales thereby assuring the proud father escorted his daughter down the aisle. Well...
Choices, Choices, Choices

Choices, Choices, Choices

At Hendra, the residents are at the heart of everything we do. We try to involve them in all aspects of their daily living. Recently we selected the aromas for the air fresheners for the coming 12 months. Here we see two residents sampling the options. However, it...
100th Birthday Celebrations

100th Birthday Celebrations

Staff, residents and family were delighted to share in the celebration of Desiree Barons 100th birthday recently. A special lunch was organised where Desiree was able to show the birthday card, she received from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth 11. Desiree joins Laura...