Monthly archive for May 2015

The Big Telly Theatre Company Wows Clareview Residents
with Fantasy Hotel Performance

If you are too busy to go the theatre why not have the theatre come to you? Well that is exactly what happened as Clareview residents were treated to a great performance by the Big Telly Theatre Company as the company performed a short interactive play entitled

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Hutchinson Care Homes win again an award for Most Engaged Workforce at the Business in the Community £ for lb Celebration Event 2015

  Hutchinson Care Homes are proud to announce again that at a Business in the Community awards ceremony on the 14th May 2015 at Belfast Harbour Commissioners, we received an award for “Highly Commended for Most Engaged Workforce” that got involved in the £ for lb Challenge.

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Student Nurse Claire Murphy reminisces over her 10 week placement at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clonlee.

Claire Murphy 1st year Student Nurse, University of Ulster tells us in her own words how her placement was at Clonlee Nursing home in Antrim. “Clonlee is without one of the best nursing homes that I have worked in. It strives to provide person-centred care using an

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Hugo Duncan visits his Number One Fan…Clareview resident Ida Reid!

As some of you may already know, every year, Ballyclare hosts a May Fair.   The Ballyclare May Fair has been held annually since 1756, when the Marquis of Donegal granted a deed for a horse and hiring fair to be held in the town. The fair was

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Clareview residents celebrate the 70th Commemoration of VE Day

Residents, staff, family and friends celebrated the 70th Commemoration of VE day on Friday 8th May, with a sing-along of songs that won the war, by keeping up the moral and spirits of soldiers, and a traditional wartime meal consisting of Corned Beef Hash, Cabbage and Bacon

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May we always remember May Graham

We at Ballyclare are delighted to have received a beautiful gift from Alexander and Stephanie Graham, son and daughter of our former resident, May Graham. The gift of a beautiful wooden summer seat was presented as a loving memorial to the home, which our residents here at

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Always Remembered and Sadly Missed – Our Friend and Colleague James Carey

It is with deep sorrow and regret that everyone at Hutchinson Care Homes conveys their sincere condolences at the death of James Carey, Director of Hutchinson Care Homes, loving and devoted husband of Naomi and devoted father to Lois and Adeleine on 5th May 2015 peacefully at

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Residents at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clareview enjoy a visit from a furry friend!

On Tuesday 5th May, staff and residents at Hutchinson Care Homes’ Clareview were delighted to see the return of their Donkey friend Benji, from the local Donkey Sanctuary. Benji is a frequent visitor to Clareview and even appeared on BBC with some Clareview residents in December 2013, so he’s a

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