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Harrier House Supports Family & Friends with Dementia Awareness Workshop

Harrier House Care Home in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire is holding a FREE friends and family dementia awareness workshop with their dedicated Dementia Manager, Karen Middleton on Wednesday 24th November 2021.

Dementia has a deep impact not only on those who are diagnosed, but also on the people who are closest to them. Family members find themselves having to take on different responsibilities and often find relationships changes.  Many feelings families and caregivers tell us they experience are guilt, grief and loss, and anger. Harrier House wants relatives and friends to be able to ask the questions and know they are supported throughout their loved one’s diagnosis.

Karen Middleton supporting residents during a ‘Singing for the Brain’ session

Dementia does not change a person’s need for love and affection, in fact for many that need increases.  We recognise that dementia is a continual bereavement and relationships go through many phases with each phase requiring a different approach and response.

We provide support in a variety of different ways and will work with you to find the way which works best for you

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Harrier House Boosts Residents Wellbeing with All-New, ‘Singing and Dancing’ Partnership.

Harrier House Care Home is partnering with award-winning Oomph! Wellness to engage residents and team in a holistic world of enriched wellbeing.

Harrier House Care Home in Hucknall provides high-quality, person-centred care, where each resident is treated with dignity and respect whilst offering a fun and engaging social program so that residents can continue to enjoy past interests and try new activities. Families and friends can join in with the daily activities offering reassurance that residents’ happiness and well-being is at the heart of everything they do.

Oomph! On Demand, which is Oomph!’s new digital platform, provides a multitude of ‘evergreen’ engaging exercise and activity content, 365 days a year. Providing a diverse range of topics, meeting a range of varied interests and abilities and allows the team to deliver safe, meaningful and most importantly, fun, wellbeing sessions that residents love.

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Residents ‘going for gold’ in Harrier House Olympics.

Harrier House hosted their very own ‘Olympics’ to mark the start of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The aim of the event was to promote healthy activities and exercise amongst the residents.

“It is extremely important that we encourage physical activity with our residents. We regularly do this through our busy social programme that the residents love, so we knew the sports day would be a great event that everyone would love to get involved in!” Said Samantha, Home Manager.

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Official Open Day postponed due to care home COVID-19 restrictions  

Adept Care Homes have postponed the official opening of their brand-new care home, Harrier House, due to the delay in relaxing COVID-19 guidelines.

The celebratory event was due to take place on Saturday 31st July at Harrier House, Hucknall, however, due to a delay in easing COVID-19 restrictions the event has now been postponed with a new date to be announced in the future.

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Meet Our New Home Manager at Harrier House Care Home, Hucknall

We are delighted to welcome Jeremy Dignum as our new home manager at the all-new purpose-built, luxury Harrier House Care Home, Hucknall. Jeremy comes to us highly qualified, with a wealth of experience and an excellent track record of commissioning, developing, and sustaining high standard, quality care services.

“Originally from Hucknall, I have an understanding and a deep connection with my local community which will enable me to connect with our residents and help me to drive forward the high-quality service I have come to see since joining Adept” said Jeremy.

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