Today we had a good session of chair-based exercises. Immy lead the way and got our lively residents enjoying gentle movement.
Michael and Emma had a lovely afternoon having a sing along together and making Bird wreaths...
This morning Hilary was among a group of residents who learned a new card game Uno.
Using the dice as playing cards, each player had three turns to construct the best “Hand” possible. If someone gets five dice all the same, that would be a Yahtzee!
Over the last few days we have been holding a ‘Nail-A-Thon’ to raise money for our charity,
The best part of arts and crafts is getting messy whilst creating a “masterpiece”.
Many of our residents are taken on frequent garden walks for a sensory “therapy”...
The cake was made with lots of cream with chocolate & strawberries on the top...
We have decorated it with bits from the garden where Pat was very good at sticking fur cones and Irene decorated the roof.
Making the most of the sunshine and using our brain power with a general knowledge quiz in the garden.
This afternoon James and Chris our Companion decided to have a game of chess.
Nigel enjoyed a quiet afternoon listening to an audio version of that much loved comedy programme "The Good Life".
Isabel sat quietly, she precisely cut out union jack buntings...
Joan was happy to watch the others paint and make their posters.
Frankie is making a poster to thank everyone at SCV just in time for Carers Week!
We really enjoyed a new upbeat exercise video ‘Smile and Sway’ with a little shimmying going on too! Our residents requested something different, so we tried a new routine.
Since a lot of our regular people are still not able to visit in these interesting times, we have had to improvise on some of our events.
Afternoon tea and cake with Karen our Companion finding 101 words out of the word of the day which was ‘Predominately’...
Leonard sitting back and relaxing under the pagoda in the shade..
This afternoon it was time for an anagram challenge with Tom ‘s suggestion ‘Interlude’.