Moat House Care Home to Open Its Doors This Christmas to Combat Loneliness in Older People
Moat House Care Home in Burbage is embracing the spirit of giving this holiday season by extending a heartwarming invitation to older people in the community who would otherwise be spending Christmas Day alone. The care home is opening its doors on Christmas Day to welcome local, lonely seniors to join their residents for a joyous celebration, featuring a traditional Christmas dinner, party games, and a special viewing of the King’s Christmas speech.
Adept Care Homes is pleased to announce the renewal of its supporter membership with the Care Workers’ Charity (CWC), an organisation dedicated to providing essential support to care workers. By reaffirming their commitment, Adept Care Homes continues to demonstrate its unwavering support for the well-being of care workers across the industry.
Moat House Care Homes’ ‘Knit n Natter’ Club Collaborates with G Sellers to Craft a Stunning Remembrance Window Display
Moat House Care Homes is proud to announce its continuing collaboration with local business, G Sellers in Burbage to create a striking window display in honour of Remembrance Day. The Moat House Care Homes’ Knit n Natter Club, led by residents Arleen and Maureen, has been working diligently to knit a collection of beautiful poppies to contribute to this years heartfelt tribute.
Adept Care Homes, Appoints New Group’s Chief Fire Warden to tackle Fire Safety Across Care Homes.
Adept Care Homes is proud to announce the appointment of Jason Morris, as the new Group’s Chief Fire Warden, effective from October 1st, 2023. This significant appointment underscores the organisation’s unwavering commitment to ensuring the highest standards of fire safety across its care facilities.
The residents of Moat House Care Home in Burbage were all smiles as they embarked on an adventure of a lifetime. The dedicated Activities and Wellbeing team has been fundraising all year round to be able to take as many residents as possible on a heartwarming day trip to the picturesque coastal town of Skegness, allowing the residents to relive some of their cherished memories all while, creating new ones with their loved ones.
Upon arriving in Skegness, the residents were greeted by the soothing sound of waves crashing against the shore and the invigorating sea breeze. They reveled in a day of sunshine, scenic walks along the beach, and the nostalgic scent of traditional fish and chips wafting through the air.
Residents were treated to a comfortable coach journey, a morning at the arcade, and enjoying the rides. Everyone enjoyed a tray of freshly battered ‘fish’n’chips’ while watching the seagulls fly over the waves.
Moat House Care Home in Burbage, part of family-run Adept Care Homes, has been awarded a High Commendation for Best Staff Retention and Recruitment in the national Care Home Awards 2023. The Adept Care Homes group of 7 homes, including Moat House also received a High Commendation for Outstanding Small Care Provider for the third year running.
The Care Home Awards is one of the most highly regarded accolades available in the UK’s health and social care sector which celebrates the good work, innovative thinking and excellence in care which continue to drive the sector. Home Manager, Hayley Langley surprised the residents and the team with the exciting news at Moat House.
Moat House Care Home receive awards for Local Community Inclusion and the Prestigious Gold Award at the annual Adept Excellence Awards Gala Night.
The home who prides itself in providing ‘a superb place to live or work’ was recognised for its efforts over the past 12 months.
“We are so proud that we have achieved the Gold Award for Outstanding Achievement in the group. This award category highlights the accomplishments and contributions of the entire care home team, that has set itself apart by consistently delivering high-quality care and making a significant positive impact on the lives of all our residents,” said Hayley Langley, Home Manager.
“I am very pleased that we got the local community award as we strive to keep our residents in-tune with community life. It is all about teamwork and pulling together to give our residents 100%; We are all so passionate about our residents lifestyle and wellbeing. We are exceptionally proud of our home and the hard work that goes on to make it the vibrant, happy place it is to live and work,” said Activities Co-ordinator, Cathy Brown.
“I’m delighted and pleased for everyone. You all look after us so well, it’s wonderful news, well done,” said Marilyn, a resident at Moat House.
If you are looking for care or need any further help contact the home on 01455 633271.”
Residents at family-run Moat House Care Home in Burbage have been participating in an all new ‘Intergenerational Project’ with the students at Hastings High School, in partnership with Leicestershire County Council.
The project was started by Burbage Local Area Co-ordinator, Rachel Ball, designed to support and strengthen the local community links around the village of Burbage.
A unique tour bus rolled into the Midlands based, award-winning care home, Moat House Care Home in Burbage, Leicestershire to provide care team and relatives of their residents with a virtual experience of what it could be like to live with dementia, this Dementia Action Week (15-21 May 2023).
Family of the Moat House residents who are currently living with Dementia, hopped on board the specially equipped bus to experience what living with Dementia may be like for their loved ones.
A unique tour bus is rolling into the Midlands based, award-winning care home, Moat House Care Home in Burbage to provide care workers and residents relatives with a virtual experience of what it is like to live with dementia, this Dementia Action Week (15-21 May 2023).
Family members of residents who are currently living with dementia at Moat House will be among the first to hop on board the specially equipped experience bus with Adept Care Home Dementia Manager, Karen Middleton leading the way.