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.
Residents at Moat House Care Home in Burbage toured the local town of Hinckley in a luxurious Limousine to witness the ‘Big Christmas Light Switch On’ at the Hinckley and Bosworth Christmas Light Trail.
A unique tour bus is rolling into the Midlands based, award-winning care home, Moat House in Burbage, Hinckley to provide care workers with a virtual experience of what it is like to live with dementia, this Dementia Action Week (16-22 May).
Team at the Moat House Care Home will be among the first to hop on board the specially equipped bus with Dementia Manager, Karen Middleton leading the way.
Residents and team at Moat House Care Home in Burbage, enjoyed a fun-filled day on Friday 2nd September as they celebrated the home’s 10th anniversary since re-opening its doors back in 2012 following a major construction and refurbishment project.
The morning kicked off with residents taking part in indoor games and enjoying a traditional Fish and Chip Friday in their onsite pub, the Horse and Hounds which was served with celebratory drinks.
In the afternoon, residents were then treated to performances by a local singer, who performed a selection of vintage songs and a celebratory rendition of Happy Birthday led by the homes dedicated Activities and Wellbeing team. A special ‘10’ birthday cake was made with images of both past and present residents over the past 10 years.
Residents at Moat House Care Home in Burbage visited Mallory Park Race Circuit to marvel at the superbike racing whilst reliving some of their fondest memories.
Residents who fondly remember the freedom of the open road aboard their motorcycles were excited to take the care home minibus to the famous Mallory Park, where superbikes race almost weekly and parked up, trackside to watch the racing whilst enjoying a summer picnic, of sandwiches, fresh fruit and a flask of tea.
Moat House Care Home in Burbage, part of family-run Adept Care Homes, has been crowned ‘Winner’ and Best for Staff Retention and Recruitment in the national Care Home Awards 2022. The Adept Care Homes group of 8 homes, including Moat House also received a High Commendation for Outstanding Small Care Provider for the second 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. Adept’s Directors surprised the residents and the team with the exciting news at Moat House.