Yeehaa! Glenkeen ditched the uniforms and threw on their cowboy hats for a day!

Yeehaa! Glenkeen ditched the uniforms and threw on their cowboy hats for a day! Our activity therapist Michaela put a lot of effort into decorating the home for our country & western party. Between cowboy hats, blow up horses, balloons and bunting. Everyone enjoyed this day as it is the most popular music and everyone [...]

Glenkeen tapped their feet to the beat to the wonderful music group called ‘Music to your ears’

Glenkeen tapped their feet to the beat to the wonderful music group called ‘Music to your ears’ Our activity therapist, Michaela brought in a group called 'Music to your ears' which the residents absolutely loved. They had lots of fun playing party games to the music such as, pass the parcel, sing a long and [...]

A moment in history no one will forget! King Charles gets crowned!

Glenkeen staff and residents celebrated King Charles getting crowned on national television! They clapped and cheered as the Royal family made their big entrance into Westminster Abbey where it all took place. Michaela decorated the home in coronation flags, balloons and banners. They played a game called ‘The Right Coronation Quiz’ which our lovely Violet […]

Staff and residents at Glenkeen wish everyone a Hoppy Easter!!

Glenkeen residents enjoyed a day celebrating Easter! They had lots of fun and nibbled on many Easter eggs as you could imagine. Here is Danny and Doris enjoying a selfie with the bunny basket. Michaela, our activity therapist planned a day to celebrate Easter with the residents, she did many decorations such as bunny ears, […]

On St Patrick’s Day at Glenkeen The ‘Craic’ was Mighty!

Everyone at Glenkeen was wishing you Irish kisses and shamrock wishes on St. Patrick’s Day! On Friday 17th March, Michaela , our Activity Therapist here at Glenkeen had a very busy morning decorating the home in green balloons and banners to get that touch of Irish luck! Michaela arranged a band called ‘Music to your […]

At 50 You Are Considered to Have Reached a Mature & Sensible Age ..At Glenkeen They Agreed… Let’s Ignore That Nonsense !

Sending birthday wishes to our deputy Michelle on her 50th Birthday! Big Happy Birthday to Michelle as she celebrated with her Glenkeen family. Michelle received lots of pressies such as jewellery, wine, clothes and of course a yummy cake.   Can’t have a party without some nibbles. So we all had some pizza, chips, cocktail […]

Glenkeen made it a December to remember!

The week running up to Christmas was busy in Glenkeen House between carol singing, Christmas party and celebrations on Christmas Day! Our amazing activity therapist Michaela did an amazing job decorating the home in Christmas decorations with snowflakes and Santa’s legs dangling from the ceiling. Michaela was able to organise a choir to come in […]

Glenkeen Residents Get To Singalong and Enjoy a Dance

Glenkeen welcomed a singer to the home which the residents and staff loved very much with a sing along. As you can see the staff were busting out some of their famous dance moves and singing their hearts out….some were much better than others…no names ! A lovely picture when two old friends reunite with […]

Glenkeen welcomed a very special guest… Neela the dog!

The residents were surprised by Neela’s appearance, they all thought she was a lovely dog well natured and very friendly. Neela loved all the attention, pats and cuddles from the residents and of course getting all those rich tea biscuits! They all hope she will make a return once again….Dog Therapy is great !

Glenkeen Residents Enjoy a Sunny Day Out in Randalstown.

A sunny trip out to the viaduct in Randalstown feeding the ducks! The ducks were getting well fed as you can see by our residents in Glenkeen. Afterwards, they enjoyed getting some treats (more than one!) in the Kandy shop to finish off a great day that was enjoyed by all and keeping cool on […]