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Superb new Visiting Pods in our homes

After many months of our residents unable to experience face to face contact with their families due to Covid-19, we are delighted to share our new visitors pods, being installed across our homes. The visiting experience in our specially designed pods is inviting, safe and stress free and have such been a huge success with […]

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Children in Need 2020

For over half a century BBC Children in Need have been raising money for young people in the UK that need help. Every year our homes take part in raising money by doing fun activities/events that the staff and residents can enjoy.  Lets take a look at what some of our homes got up to […]

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Ladydale share their pandemic experience with CQC

Earlier this year our care home Ladydale were awarded a Hidden Hero award from Staffordshire City Council for their outstanding work throughout the current Covid-19 pandemic. Take a look here! After coming across the Hidden Heroes video on YouTube, The South East Inspection Team at CQC approached our care home manager Sophie at Ladydale to attend an […]

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These Hands…

These Hands…. These are the hands of your best friend, young and strong and full of love, These are the hands that work along-side yours as you build your future together. These are the hands that passionately love you and cared for you through the years. These are the hands that hold you when fear […]

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Glenfield opens Morrisons Superstore

The relationship between our homes and their local communities are paramount and is something that all our homes feel passionate about. Throughout the pandemic our homes worked together with their local communities in supporting one another.  Last week our Home Manager Toby and Senior Care Assistant Patsy at Glenfield Woodlands had the honour of opening […]

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Grease themed party at Ladydale

“It doesn’t matter if you win or lose, it’s what you do with your dancin’ shoes.” Vince Fontaine Throughout our care homes our wonderful staff are always coming up with exciting activities for our residents to enjoy and an important part of that is listening to what our residents would like. So, our staff and […]

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Champions League Knock out Quiz at Pearlcare

As you may have read from our previous Pearls of Wisdom Trivia Quiz blog post, every week our care homes have been taking part in an online quiz made by ourselves, to compete against each other. It’s been a huge success among staff and residents and the management team, with it being something everyone looks […]

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🤗 Make someones day with a FREE Pocket Hug 🤗

Last week our residents at Gedling Village mailed the lovely gift of a Pocket Hug to their loved ones as they haven’t been able to psychically give them a hug in a little while due to lockdown.  As we are going through difficult times our lovely staff and residents at Gedling Village wanted to spread some love […]

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Award winning Hidden Heroes at Ladydale

We are very proud to share with you all that our wonderful team at Ladydale were nominated for their outstanding work throughout the current Covid-19 pandemic and WON a Hidden Heroes award from Staffordshire County Council. “Hidden Heroes is our way of shining a light and celebrating the teams across the county council and our […]

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VE Day 75th Anniversary at Pearlcare

On 8th May 1945, Prime Minister Winston Churchill made an announcement on the radio at 3pm that the war in Europe had come to an end, following Germany’s surrender the day before. It was an emotional day that millions of people had been waiting for.  Huge crowds of people gathered outside Buckingham Palace (London) dressed […]

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Pearls of Wisdom Trivia Quiz

We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing. – George Bernard Shaw  Throughout lockdown our wonderful staff in our homes have been working hard to keep spirits high for our residents. They have been creating new activities which has been filling our homes with laughter, joy, and lots […]

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A Poem by Pearlcare

“To all our amazing staff who are working hard everyday to keep our homes safe, full of joy, laughter, love & care during these difficult times. This poem is written by us, for you”    From, The Pearlcare Executive Team, Danny, Philip, Christine & Tarnya 

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Valentines Day 2020 at Pearlcare

Roses are red  Violets are blue  Our homes are blessed  Because of You!  Valentines Day is all about spreading happiness, joy and laughter and a chance to show your loved ones that you care. That’s exactly what all our homes did this valentines, and of course every other day of the year but lets take […]

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Burns Night & Chinese New Year 2020 at Pearlcare

It was a fun filled weekend in the Pearlcare homes during Burns Night & Chinese New Year 2020 celebrations.  A Burns supper is a celebration of the life and poetry of the famous poet Robert Burns the author of many Scots poems. *Fun Fact: Scots is the Germanic language variety spoken in Lowland Scotland and […]

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A wonderful 2019 at Pearlcare

2020 is well and truly underway and we think we speak for everyone when we say “2019 was over in a flash”. So many wonderful achievements and amazing things happened throughout our homes last year so we thought we would take a moment to share a few memorable moments throughout some of our homes. Heatherside […]

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Children in Need 2019

Since 1980 BBC Children in Need has raised over £1 billion to help make a difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.  Many of our homes helped raise money in their own funway:  The staff and residents at Gedling Village dressed up in PJ’s and the residents friends and […]

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Armistice Day 2019

This year marked the 100th Armistice Day held, the first being the 11th of November 1919 when the first ever two minutes silence was held to remember those who sacrificed their lives and died for their country. Many of our Homes commemorated this auspicious occasion, all in different, interesting ways: At Brantley Manor, residents were […]

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Glenfield Woodlands Resident Celebrates 100th Birthday

Glenfield woodlands residential home recently celebrated the 100th birthday of resident Joan. In honour of her birthday there was a lovely birthday cake for Joan which was presented to her by members of staff. She received a telegram from The Queen in honour of her birthday! All the residents and staff wrote cards in her […]

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Armed Forces Day at Brantley Manor

Saturday the 29th of June was Armed Forces Day in the UK. Armed Forces Day is a chance to show support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community: from currently serving troops to Service families, veterans and cadets. The residents at Brantley Manor celebrated the occasion with Afternoon Tea which […]

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