Monthly archive for December 2013

Christmas Celebrations at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee

Dundrod Girls’ Brigade recently came to Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee to sing Christmas Carols for the residents and staff.  The girls put on a great performance of singing carols and songs and all the residents joined in and said it put them in the Christmas spirit. William

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Hutchinson Care Homes’ Staff are awarded Dementia Best Practice certificates from The Dementia Services Development Centre

  Pictured are:  Alana Ferguson, ( Deputy Manager , Massereene Manor ) Kristina Dobos , Victoria Ayre, Sarah Jane McNeill ( Massereene Manor ) Amanda Leitch, ( Dementia Services Development Centre ) Naomi Carey ( Course Facilitator )  Hutchinson Care Homes are delighted to announce that Kristina Dobos,

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Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee raises money for Movember for Prostate Cancer and The Residents Comfort Fund

As you can see in the above photo, Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee’s Nurse Manager Pepsi Latta, Ronnie Hamilton and Care Assistant Natasha have been busy getting the Christmas Raffle ready! Lots of tickets are being sold and lots of prizes up for grabs…..Pepsi is holding a very

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Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee residents waste no time in getting their Christmas decorations up!

The residents at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee have been wasting no time in getting ready for Christmas! Plenty of decorations are in place with special thanks to Marretta Coleman who gave staff and residents instructions on how to put together a beautiful flower table arrangement. Perpetua Latta,

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It’s PARTY TIME at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee

Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee residents, Ellen Shields and Dorothy McCutchin, recently attended a party in Antrim Day Centre to celebrate the completion of their programme; Remembering Yesterday and Caring Today. All the group were presented with a folder with photos and the stories they all talked about.

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Janice Donnelly, Activity Therapist at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Massereene Manor furthers her training in Dementia Care

Hutchinson Care Homes’ Activity Therapist at Massereene Manor, Janice Donnelly, has added further qualifications to her skills set with the achievement of a certificate from the Tomorrow Is A New Day course in Dementia Awareness. Naomi Carey, Director Hutchinson Care Homes, commented; “I would like to congratulate Janice

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Creative Christmas Craft Fair at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Drummaul House

In the run-up to Christmas, a Christmas Craft Fair was held in Hutchinson Care Homes’ Drummaul House last week where the residents had on display a number of beautiful and creative items that they created, including Christmas Cards, trinkets, tree decorations and much more! Maria Bothwell, Nurse

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