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Artist, Carol Smith, who runs classes in our woodland, spent an afternoon with our Residents.
Chinese New Year, the year of the Dog, was celebrated with the Residents at the end of February.
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.
The Carousel Theatre Company put on a puppet show for our residents at Birtley House
'Teamwork makes the dream work'
Throwback to 'Burns Night' at Birtley House
Another day for intergenerational learning to take place
A group coffee morning for all to enjoy
Well rested and returning home...
A family affair at our annual Carol concert