It’s been all go here at Charnley House residential nursing home in Hyde over the past few weeks!
The residents have enjoyed time interacting with Newton the cat, which was donated by the Rotary Club of Hyde. The lifelike cat toy purrs, cleans his paws and turns on his back for a belly rub.
We’ve been for a great day out where we sailed on a canal boat from Marple to Poynton, enjoying the views along the way. There was even time for ice cream, which everyone enjoyed very much, as you can see!
The residents have been showing their artistic side with some lovely colouring of summer flowers, and we’ve had a little bit of a pamper day where some of our ladies had their nails painted.
It’s been a while, but our residents finally got a visit from the hairdressers again. They were all over the moon to have their hair done again after such a long time without being able to see the hairdresser.
Our residents have been enjoying the company of a lifelike toy cat! The cat has been donated by The Rotary club of Hyde. He purrs, cleans his paws and turns on his back for a belly rub. He has settled in really well and the residents love him The only thing is, he needs a name! We have asked all the residents what they would like him to be called and all of the names will be going in a hat and drawn at random. The name will be revealed soon.
We’ve been able to have some visits recently, which have gone down very well after such a long time with no relatives allowed. Our residents have also been enjoying games of soft ball. As you can see, it’s a highly contested sport!
We’ve had a busy few weeks here at Charnley House care home in Hyde.
Our residents have had great fun getting to know their inner artist at our art class and absolutely loved the recent 60’s themed day, where everyone got to dress up and sing along. We even had a range of musical props, which everyone found very amusing! The residents had also made some decorative artwork for the walls especially for the event.
As spring is approaching, we thought we’d better get our green fingers out, so we had a Daffodil potting day, which the residents very much enjoyed. They now have their own, personalised Daffodil pots. Hopefully, come spring, Charnley House will be awash with yellow.
We’ve enjoyed several Birthday celebrations, with gifts, cards and cakes, as well as a jigsaw afternoon, which obviously was accompanied by tea and biscuits.
The residents here at Charnley House residential care home in Hyde had a wonderful time over the Christmas holidays.
We had entertainment, games and crafts, including making Christmas cards and festive decorations, as well as birthday celebrations. We had carol singing and a Christmas party, where everyone was very jolly and we all wore our Christmas jumpers and hats.
Our local Morrisons have also, very kindly, donated some bulbs in pots, which our residents are nurturing so that hopefully we’ll have some beautiful spring flowers to bring some colour to the home.
Devonshire Care is pleased to announce the acquisition of Charnley House care home in Hyde.
Charnley House Care Home has been providing quality care for the elderly of Tameside, Stockport and Manchester since 1969 as a family run business. We are happy to be involved with such a long standing, community focused establishment and are pleased to welcome them into the Devonshire Care family. The staff at Charnley House are highly trained and meals are prepared fresh four times a day on the premises.
The premises were purpose designed for caring for the elderly and we are also renovating the premises and adding the Devonshire Care touch to all the rooms and accommodation, to ensure that this, like all our other facilities really do feel like a home from home.
Charnley House provides 24 hour residential care for residents in a safe and secure environment with good home cooked fresh food and an extensive social calendar. Residents are free to personalise their rooms as they please and are encouraged to make them absolutely their own.
There is domestic staff on duty 7 days a week who make sure that the home is clean and comfortable and care staff are on hand 24 hours a day to help as much or as little as needed on a day to day basis.
If you’re looking for residential care in Hyde, or from surrounding areas of Manchester, Cheshire, Derbyshire and the North West, then call us on 0161 368 4664 to arrange a visit and see for yourselves the level of care and standard of accommodation.