Monthly archive for February 2014

What a week at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee!

You read it here first…Mrs Brown and her boys made a special visit to Clonlee Nursing Home!   Her unexpected visit caused quite a stir with the residents, especially with Ellen Shields who is a BIG fan of hers! Mrs Brown stayed for tea and soda buns

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Residents, staff, family and friends celebrate Grandparents’ Day at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee!

Tina Hempill, along with Head boy Kevin McCormick and Head girl Ellie Shannon from St. Joseph’s Primary School in Antrim recently visited Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee for Grandparents’ Day and gave the residents a lovely gift. The children made little gifts with a poem attached to it

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Love is in the air at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee

There was plenty of romance in the air this Valentine’s Day at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee.  In the photo above you can see residents Christopher and Sadie Dempsey with their family spending Valentine’s Day together and sharing afternoon tea with all the trimmings for romance! Other residents enjoyed

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Student Nurse Sarah Douglas has high praise for Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee

At Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee, Student Nurse Sarah Douglas has recently been on placement at the care home as work experience for her Nursing degree.  This is her story… “My name is Sarah Douglas and I am a 1st year student at the University of Ulster in

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Hutchinson Care Homes signs learning agreement with Royal College of Nursing

Hutchinson Care Homes is proud to announce that the group of care homes is one of the first organisations in the independent sector in Northern Ireland to sign a formal learning agreement with the Royal College of Nursing.  The agreement provides a framework for partnership between the

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What have the residents at Clareview Nursing Home been up to this month?

What have the residents at Clareview Nursing Home been up to this month?

The residents at Clareview Nursing Home have had yet another busy month to start off the new year! Staff and residents thoroughly enjoyed a Burns Night Supper on 25th January.  There was a piper, and the residents dined on Scotch Broth and Tipsy Laird (Sherry trifle.) Most

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University of Ulster Student Nurses Fiona and Gemma reflect on their time at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee

University of Ulster Student Nurses Fiona and Gemma reflect on their time at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee

Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee staff and residents have recently had the pleasure of the company of two Student Nurses at the home.  Fiona and Gemma, both students at University of Ulster have been on placement at the care home and had high praise for everyone there.  The

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