New Deputy Manager at Aroct House

It is with great pleasure we can announce that Sally O’Sullivan has been promoted to the position of Deputy Manager at Arcot House with effect from 1 February. Sally brings a wealth of experience to the position. We wish Sally all the very best in her new role.

Welcome to the team at Arcot House!

We have recruited an additional Assistant Manager, Helene Pederson.  Helene has significant experience in care.  We welcome Helene to our team and wish her well in her role with the Company.

Promotion at Arcot House!

We are delighted to announce Stacie McGrory’s promotion to Assistant Manager.  We would like to congratulate Stacie on her well-earned promotion and wish her every success in her new position.

Art therapy

This continues to be a favourite pastime. Hands and hearts have been some of the topics covered this month.

Birthday

Jo celebrated her birthday with her Keyworker.  A wonderful evening was planned for Jo to watch her favourite Opera ‘Carmen’. The evening was such as a success a “La Traviata” by Verdi is planned for her 3 year anniversary of living at Arcot House.

COVID Vaccinations

Topsy receiving her first COVID vaccination this month as part of the Government vaccine programme.  At 108 years old, we believe Topsy to be the oldest person in the UK to have received a COVID vaccination.

Jelly drops

These special sweets are designed to boost hydration intake.  Our residents enjoyed sampling the different flavours of the fun and healthy snack.

Christmas festivities at Arcot House!

Christmas was in full swing at Arcot House during December.  Our art group sessions made a fabulous new door sign for the Art Therapy room.

Christmas Jumper day at Arcot House

Our Residents and staff got dressed up in their finest festive jumpers for Christmas Jumper day.

 

 

Arcot House Christmas Cake Baking!

Brandy wasn’t the only spirit in full flow at Arcot this week. Residents were in high spirits preparing the Christmas cake. Residents had smiles all round as they took social distanced turns to stir the yummy cake mixture. Residents said, ‘ Do we have enough brandy?’ and ‘ I love making Christmas cake’.