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Working together to raise awareness for Dementia

Foxburrow Grange held an interactive workshop session for students from local Thomas Lord Audley school who are interested in a career in care, as part of Dementia Awareness Week 14-20 May. It was a delight for Outlook Care to be able to speak directly to the year 9 health and social care students and to…

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We’d like to say Thank You!

Our residents, their families and staff at Foxburrow Grange were treated to an afternoon of entertainment as our way of saying thank you for their patience during recent building works at the dementia and nursing home. Everyone has been so patient during the disruption so we organised a barbecue and the weather was glorious! The…

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All Aboard at Foxburrow Grange!

It’s been all hands on deck at Foxburrow Grange following a donation of a boat to the nursing home in Ypres Road, Colchester. The boat was donated by the Dayman family whose relative Joyce, 87, lives at Foxburrow Grange.  It was originally situated outside the home’s ‘Badger wing’ – the wing has a Nautical themed…

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Celebrating VE Day

What a wonderful time residents, families and staff had at the party celebrating Victory in Europe Day on Monday 8 May at Foxburrow Grange. The community hub was adorned with union jack bunting and decorations, residents wore union jack hats and waved their flags, and staff took the opportunity to dress up in 1940s attire!…

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Piotr’s Blog – Recruitment, Retention and Recognition

Piotr Rejek – Outlook Care’s Chief Executive – writes a regular blog.  In this month’s blog, Piotr talks about the importance of recruiting the right people, retaining staff and recognising the great work staff do at Outlook Care. For Piotr’s full April blog, read more>>

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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN MAY – ACTIVITIES

We have lots of activities planned for May to help our residents keep as active as possible and thoroughly entertained. Highlights for this month are: Our weekly wing trips to Frinton.  Each wing will visit Frinton on a Friday this month. VE Day party on Monday 8 May.  Families are welcome to attend.  Lots of staff…

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Feedback – Tell us how we’re doing

We welcome your feedback at Foxburrow Grange! Please share your ideas and comments with us so that we can improve the way we do things at the home and make it the best it can be for our residents. The poster above is displayed at the home.  Contact us using the phone numbers or just…

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Nutrition and Hydration

Maintaining health and well-being were the focus at Foxburrow Grange as residents and staff supported Nutrition and Hydration week during 13-19 March. The aim of Nutrition and Hydration Week is to highlight, promote and celebrate improvements in the provision of nutrition and hydration locally, nationally and globally. Foxburrow Grange held a fruit smoothie drop in,…

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Ninth consecutive year of CHAS accreditation!

Outlook Care is delighted that, for the ninth year in a row, we have once again retained our CHAS accreditation!  Read more >>

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What’s happening in April– Activities

We’re officially in British Summer Time now and the better weather is sure to have everyone smiling! Highlights for this month are our party on Easter Sunday which will be lots of fun and also our day of preparing for VE day on Sunday 30th. We will also be looking forward to the visits from…

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