Herald - Issue 450

Page 52 • The HERALD • 7th December 2023 v SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL SPECIALISTS v LYMINGTON RAMPS Safer Easier Access SEE MORE PHOTOGRAPHS AND FURTHER DETAILS AT: www.lymingtonramps.co.uk NHS and Local Authority Approved ANY DESIGN TAILOR MADE FOR YOU SAFEST ANTI SLIP SURFACES Free no obligation visit Call 07511 801493 WE CARE, YOU CARE MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OUR READERS, ADVERTISERS AND DISTRIBUTION POINTS A BEWITCHING DAY AT SNOWDROP PLACE CARE HOME Barchester’s Snowdrop Place care home, in Hedge End, was a den of ghoulish activity as the home’s spooky Halloween Family fun day got in to full swing. Residents, families and sta got in to the spirit of things by making monstrous biscuits, decorating pumpkins and a BOO-tastic game of bingo. ere were prizes for best costume and best decorated pumpkin, which were judged by the residents. eir chef made a delicious seasonal spiced butternut squash soup for the big kids to enjoy while the children devoured their hotdogs. General Manager, Monika Zytowiecka cackled: “Our staff and residents love any excuse for a party especially when it is with family and friends! The activities staff have worked hard to make this an event that both residents and families alike could be a part of the spooky event. – we’ve all had a brilliant time.” Audrey, resident at Snowdrop Place said: “It has been such a fun day. It was wonderful to see everyone go to so much effort to get into the Halloween spirit. I really enjoyed helping the little ones with playing bingo, and we won! ” eir varied life enrichment programme keeps residents active, and provides a daily choice of engaging physical, mental and spiritual activities tailored to residents’ interests and abilities. Snowdrop Place Care Home is run by Barchester Healthcare, one of the UK’s largest care providers, which is committed to delivering highquality care across its care homes and hospitals. Snowdrop Place provides residential care, Dementia Care & respite care. For more information please contact Monika Zytowiecka General Manager at Snowdrop Place on 01489 772550.