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Gardening Therapy at its Best

Foxburrow Grange’s Gardening group is very therapeutic in so many ways. The group talk a lot about nature and surroundings, not just potting and planting, so it was lovely when Joyce, one of our residents, found a snail on Thursday which reminded her of when she was young. Joyce reminisced about holding and playing with snails…

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Singing to support Dementia Awareness Week

Foxburrow Grange’s tea party on Friday, to support Dementia Awareness Week, was a roaring success. Residents, staff and visitors alike enjoyed the amazingly talented Hat Check Honeys performing a set of Cockney Music Hall numbers, joining in with many much-loved songs and eating some delicious cakes. There was also an information stand available with details…

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Foxettes join midnight walk to raise money for St Helena Hospice

Foxburrow Grange’s ‘Foxettes’ were delighted to support St Helena Hospice on Saturday night by taking part in the seventh annual Midnight Walk 2015 at Colchester United’s Weston Homes Community Stadium. The very popular ladies-only event saw the Foxettes join in the ‘Trainers and Tiaras’ themed 12km walk helping to raise thousands of pounds for this worthy…

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Enjoying Nature

Residents at Foxburrow Grange are making the most of the better weather and enjoying nature in the lovely garden and potting shed. Our residents love to get involved in the gardening.  Today we are potting parsley and coriander.          

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What People Say about Foxburrow Grange

We love to receive comments about Foxburrow Grange, they help us improve or reinforce what we’re already doing.  Here’s a selection of recent comments:   “You walk in there and the air about it, you just relax!  The staff are wonderful, even the wonderful cleaner! They really are a credit to the company. The girls…

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A Lovely Thank You

Here at Foxburrow Grange we pride ourselves on making a real difference to people’s lives and giving them the best care we possibly can so we were delighted to receive a particularly lovely letter from Mrs Bland, a relative of one of our residents: ‘The Marfleet family would like to thank all the staff for…

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Foxburrow Grange Residents Celebrate 70th Anniversary of VE Day

Outlook Care was delighted to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of VE Day on Friday 8th May. Residents and staff at Foxburrow Grange had been busy all week making posters and paper chains to go along with the many flags, balloons and bowler hats used to decorate the four wings, the community hub and reception area….

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Dementia Awareness Week 17-23 May

Outlook Care is delighted to support Dementia Awareness week – 17-23 May and Foxburrow Grange has a number of activities planned to support this week: Thursday 21 May 10.30am – Public screening (appointment only) of ‘Iris‘ ‘Iris’ is the 2001 biographical film about British novelist Iris Murdoch who developed Alzheimer’s in her later life. The film…

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VE Day 70th Anniversary Celebrations!

Staff and residents at Foxburrow Grange are busy preparing for this Friday’s special anniversary VE Day. The 70th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day on 8 May marks 70 years since the end of the second world war in Europe and Foxburrow Grange are celebrating this day with various activities planned throughout the day. A…

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