Alpha Irish Day

We celebrated Ireland this week with a special performance from Irish Dancers, the home was decorated with Irish Flags, Bunting and decorations and the residents enjoyed an Irish Themed Lunch and of course a drop of Guinness! The themed day was based around the St Patricks Day celebrations on the 17th March – which is…
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Alpha Animal Day

We are excited for the first Alpha Animal Day this January. On the 19th January we will be holding our Animal themed day across Waters Edge and Lakeview. All units will have animal themed decorations and hold special events throughout the day. Staff will be dressed as their favourite animals too!

Poppy Donations

We have been so overwhelmed with the kind donations we have received to help create our poppy displays. Schools and brownie groups have created poppy pictures for our reception areas and windows, we have received over 500 knitted poppies and a fabulous crochet statue. Many have come via local community groups and friends on facebook.…
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Alpha Field of Poppies

A sea of Poppies in the Gardens at Alpha Health Care to start the homes Remember November campaign. A wonderful tribute has been created by staff and residents in the gardens and grounds of Lakeview and Waters Edge care homes, owned by Alpha Health Care. The idea for a tribute display was started back in…
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Vintage Day

We celebrated our Alpha Health Care Vintage Day with a lovely afternoon Tea and some fabulous entertainment from vintage singer Miss Beth Belle. Staff across Waters Edge and Lakeview dressed in Vintage clothes to make the day extra special.

Nick James sings in the sunshine

The incredible Nick James came to perform for the residents at Waters Edge. He is such a fantastic singer and it’s always a pleasure to have him. All the best of luck Nick in your new stage show and we hope to see you at Waters Edge again soon.

Dress like an Elf Day

Every year our wonderful staff take part in the Dress like an Elf Day to support the Alzheimers Society. This year the event took place on Friday 4th December.

Memory Boxes

Each resident has a memory box located just outside their room. A memory box is a visual representation of key elements of a person’s life and helps stimulate their memory. We have spent some time over the last week updating our residents memory boxes. It’s been a really positive way to remind residents of family,…
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V E Day Celebrations

On the 8th May we celebrated VE Day, this was a special event as we celebrated the 75th anniversary of VE Day. It might not be the celebrations we all hoped for but we will still remembered and celebrated the best way we could. Waters Edge held a special 1940’s inspired day with Staff dressing…
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