Care home or retirement village? Benefits of care homes versus retirement villages in West Sussex
It can be a worrying time when making the decision to move your elderly relative into a new home, whether that’s a care home in West Sussex or a nearby retirement village. These contrasting accommodation options will provide your loved one with a different living experience from what they are used to, so it’s important… Read more »
Getting out and enjoying the sun at our Nursing Home West Sussex
It’s safe to say this summer at our nursing home in West Sussex has been a wonderful one thanks to the fabulous weather we have been enjoying. Most of our residents have been able to sit out in our beautifully landscaped gardens to take part in various activities or to entertain friends and relatives. In… Read more »
Gerry the Giant Sunflower Champion
From small beginnings, the sunflowers have grown to great heights and we are pleased to announce that Gerry is the winner with Vernon and Jean in second and third place….Dolores was very pleased to present the winning prizes in front of a cheering group of supporters.
Food, Glorious Food
We know that food is very important to our residents, so here’s a tempting dish for pudding…
Smokin’ Hot Barbeque & Cool Jazz – the Country Lodge Garden Party 2018
Yes, this year the gods really smiled on us with fantastic weather for setting up on Friday and for the Country Lodge Garden Party on Saturday. Residents, friends and relatives happily sat out under canopies on tables, laid up with pretty floral tablecloths by Debbie and the staff, and enjoyed the breeze whilst listening to… Read more »
Entertaining and pampering residents at our Nursing Home West Sussex
The entertainment and happiness of our residents is of the utmost importance to all of us involved in the operation of County Lodge nursing home in West Sussex. As a result, the home offers an engaging and varied programme of activities each day, with the most popular being; physiotherapy, pampering, entertainment and afternoon tea and… Read more »
Sun came shining…
The sunshine makes such a difference – Out back, Out front – every which way Country Lodge is looking very pretty. Visit our gallery for more images from Country Lodge of the sun shining.
Birthday Flowers for a Birthday Rose!
These fabulous flowers were given to one of our nicest residents for her recent birthday and she has been kind enough to share them with her fellow diners – they look lovely on the lunch table.
Our little Sunflowers are growing apace!
Yes, the sunflowers that some of our residents have planted are really blooming. Take a look at them today compared to how they were a few weeks ago… definitely some greenfingers here!
Top tips when visiting a relative at our Nursing Home West Sussex
When making the transition from living in their own home to living in a nursing home, your partner, friend or relative will want to know that they will have regular visitors to make the process as enjoyable as possible. A visit from family members, including children can really help to brighten up someone’s day and… Read more »