Jean's birthday flowers at Country Lodge

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!

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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 »

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Home care or care home? Making a decision on care homes in West Sussex

When choosing care for a relative or friend, it’s important firstly to decide if you are looking for home care, where a carer comes into your relative’s home at set times to care for them, or residential care in one of the nursing or care homes in West Sussex. Below we have outlined some considerations… Read more »

Here is Dan the physio man…

Dan comes in once a week to give residents some expert exercise. He is a popular addition to our team and is well liked by the residents. We also have another therapist Sharon Stevens who comes in on Mondays and helps any resident who needs help with their mobility.

It’s going to be a right Royal Wedding

Housekeeper Ros has put up the bunting – Debbie has got bubbly and goodies so we can all hunker down on Saturday and enjoy the festivities. The weather promises to be good down here in West Sussex at least so what more can we wish for – except that the bridal couple have a brilliant wedding!

Yummy, yummy yummy

Yes, a real treat for our tummies today as Chef Chris has baked not one but two cakes – banana cake and ginger cake beautifully moist and totally delicious! That and lovely sunshine across the garden and neighbouring fields…couldn’t be better.

Size does matter

Certainly when it comes to sunflowers! Our residents have planted some sunflower seeds – let’s see if the mild Sussex sea air and sunshine break any sunflower records…  

Our new Activities Board

A quick aide memoire to supplement the noticeboard is this handy table top blackboard – now everyone can see exactly what to expect every day…  

Oh we do love to be beside the seaside!

One advantage of being in a nursing home in West Sussex is that our residents are only a short distance from a seaside promenade and a group of residents and carers took advantage of the good weather to make a trip down to the beach. A great time was had by all with tea and… Read more »