In addition to making the usual Christingles and Advent wreath, the team embarked on making a 3D advent calendar, which proved to be rather a challenge for both staff and Residents.
Happiness is ... planting tulips with our friends from the halow project
Filling shoeboxes to help children in need across the world; organised by Operation Christmas Child UK.
Autumn crafts with Cheryl, our Wellbeing Mentor.
The Residents' drinks party followed a new format this week, with Residents grouped around tables to discuss meaningful topics while enjoying cheese, biscuits and a glass of wine.
Residents, and Staff, had a brilliant afternoon recently when The Care Comfort Company brought a wide range of animals to visit.
Jill Perkins & Mavis Greaves enjoyed planting the winter pansies in the warm sunshine yesterday morning.
Fun for all the family - whatever your age, at the Surrey Hills Wood Fair. Held annually in the parkland at Birtley House, this fair at the weekend had a wide variety of Coppice Crafts, demonstrations, Horse & Wagon rides and Children's activities, including Tree climbing and bugs hunts.
Our multi-activities afternoons are always popular with our Residents, offering something for all tastes: Painting, Rummikub, Scrabble and Snakes & Ladders.
Birtley House Nusing Home is one of six finalists shortlisted for a prestigious national award: 'Care Home of the Year' at the Caring UK Awards, a new annual event which recognises excellence and achievement within the care sector throughout the country. www.caringukawards.co.uk