HILLBROW DIARY: Monday 7th. March – Sunday 14th. March

A Very Warm Welcome

Back to our Relatives!

On Monday 1st. March we enjoyed morning exercises followed by some pampering.

The hairdresser also visited and we worked upon our scrapbooks.

On Tuesday 9th. March we enjoyed chair-based exercises and a quiz.

Dawn encouraging our residents’ participation.

Dorothy and Ann enjoying a nice chat during the quiz.

Daphne enjoyed the quiz.

Sheila our new resident and Joy both enjoyed a turn in our lovely garden in the gorgeous Spring sunshine.

On Tuesday 9th. March we were also very proud to be able to host our first visit back in the home for our relatives, inline with government guidelines. Our lovely Helen was able to meet her son and hold hands safely in our welcoming visitors’ room. They were both very happy to be able to do this at long last!

A Very Warm Welcome back to our lovely relatives!

During the afternoon we prepared pizza breads for supper during Cookery Club.

Sheila watches on as Dorothy and Ann make the pizza breads.

On Wednesday 10th. March we enjoyed a word search and chair-based exercises during the morning and then during the afternoon it was time for our ever popular arts and social  group.

We managed a very creditable 70 words from ‘Horticulture!’

Tony is very good at the word searches.

Jill doing hand exercises with Sally-Anne

Tony enthusiastically does ‘Swimming arm exercises!’

Encouraging Hillbrow ladies!

Tony really enjoys colour therapy.

Dorothy and Ann get creative!

On Thursday 11th. March we did our chair-based exercises and then enjoyed a few rounds of Hillbrow hangman which we very much enjoy.

Joy and Jill enjoyed the Hangman games.

Hangman with Dawn.

Rod enjoyed the game too.

Daphne and Jeff.

Dorothy was delighted to be able to meet her daughter Rachel and hold hands

after so long!

Ann enjoyed having Cheeky’s company!

We also sat down to the Giant Crossword Game.

Tony, Dorothy and Ann always enjoy the crossword challenge.

On Friday 12th. march we enjoyed ball games and Hangman during the morning and Music Club during the afternoon, as well as some gentle exercises.

Tony, Joan and Daphne enjoy the ball games.

Ann and Joy have fun.

On Saturday 13th. March we reminisced about old movies and Sheila was soon up and dancing as we listened to some of the old movie music.

We talked about and did a quiz about famous actors and actresses.

Daphne and Dorothy reminisced about Margaret Lockwood

On Mothers’ Day Sunday 14th. March it was a happy day as we warmly welcomed back more relatives visiting in our welcoming and safe visitors room.

Daphne with her son.

Jeff with his son.

Pearl so happy to see her daughter!

 

 

 

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