dementia

29 Apr 2021
Radbrook Nursing Home’s beautiful new Cherry Trees Dementia Household opens its doors this week as a new addition to the recently refurbished nursing home in the heart of the Radbrook community in Shrewsbury .   Cherry Trees has been carefully designed and decorated to provide a haven for memory care with its 14 en-suite bedrooms leading to lovely themed areas for socialising and relaxation.  The...
10 Aug 2018
Radfield Home Care has been working closely over the last 12 months with Karen Breese, Dementia Specialist Nurse and her team at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital (RSH), supporting the ‘Golden Moments’ Dementia Cafe, which provides ongoing support and activities for patients and outpatients living with dementia. On Tuesday 31st July, Radfield Home Care kindly donated a much needed ‘all singing, all...
17 Jul 2018
TV presenter Angela Rippon enjoyed afternoon tea when she visited a brand new specialist dementia nursing facility, part of the acclaimed Morris Care Centre, in Wellington, Shropshire. The popular broadcaster, an ambassador for the Alzheimer’s Society, met residents and staff at Morris Care’s new Ercall Court to mark the occasion. The 11-bedroom ‘home from home’ on Holyhead Road heralds a new...
Kudos Blends is going bananas for Cleobury Mortimer 10K
20 Jun 2018
Two members of staff from Kudos Blends, based in Cleobury Mortimer, will be putting their best foot forward in the inaugural Cleobury Mortimer 10K happening next week. Donna Roper, European sales manager and Calum Follan, from the site services department, will be joining 198 other runners taking part in the event, which kicks off on Sunday, July 1, at 11am. Kudos Blends is also sponsoring the...
20 Jun 2018
A brand-new specialist dementia nursing facility, part of the acclaimed Morris Care Centre, in Wellington, Shropshire has opened its doors today to welcome its first residents. The 11-bedroom ‘home from home’ on Holyhead Road heralds a pioneering new approach to delivering specialist dementia care within a small, bespoke residence – a first for the area. Its holistic approach, The Cedar...
04 Sep 2017
A leading Shrewsbury-based care provider is running innovative training for staff by restricting their senses with goggles, mittens and ear plugs to help them gain a greater understanding of dementia. The initiative is part of Morris Care’s ‘In Their Shoes’ campaign at its homes in Shropshire and Cheshire which aims to give a different perspective on dementia for September’s World Alzheimer’s...
03 May 2017
A Shropshire law firm which champions awareness of dementia is holding a special session next month to help tackle the stigma and lack of understanding around the condition. Michelle Monnes- Thomas, an Associate with FBC Manby Bowdler, is the firm's Dementia Friends Champion. She is running the free session during Dementia Awareness Week at the firm's Shrewsbury headquarters at Juneau House on...
05 Dec 2016
Bluebird Care Shropshire is supporting The Alzheimer's Society this Friday as they take part in ELF DAY to offer support and raise awareness of dementia. The company, which was recently graded ‘Good’ across the board by the Care Quality Commission, provides at-home care to people living in Shrewsbury, Church Stretton, Oswestry, Ellesmere and the surrounding areas. It will be holding activities at...
14 Sep 2016
David Platt, a resident at Stretton Hall nursing home, in South Shropshire, has just marked his first anniversary of moving to Morris Care’s beautifully appointed nursing home.  The gracious building, nestled in the heart of the quintessential English village of All Stretton provides perfect restful surroundings, but the care provided here is anything but antiquated. This is a meaningful time,...
31 Aug 2016
A solicitor from a Shrewsbury law firm has joined a campaign to tackle the stigma and lack of understanding around dementia. Michelle Monnes Thomas, a member of FBC Manby Bowdler's Community Care team, has become a Dementia Friends Champion as part of the campaign run by the Alzheimers Society.   Michelle signed up to be a Dementia Friends Champion earlier this year and attended a one-day...
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