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The Beeches – Autumn News!

Posted on November 30th, 2021

The calendar at The Beeches is always jam-packed with entertaining things to do, ensuring everyone gets the most out of every day. An important element of both elderly care, and specifically dementia care is providing residents with interesting things to do to ensure that they are stimulated, engaged and happy. The benefits for both mind […]

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Bonfire Night Celebrations for the Elderly

Posted on November 5th, 2021

Remember remember…the 5th of November. Here at The Beeches, we understand how important it is to spend time with your loved ones, especially during special times of the year, such as Bonfire Night. So we’ve put together a few tips on how to help you support those dear to you, safely and happily.

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The Benefits of Friendship

Posted on September 29th, 2021

Close friendship with others in your older years can significantly benefit your overall health.  As we grow older and enter retirement, many of us will have more time to spare that our families can’t always fill. As such, feelings of loneliness may begin to develop. At The Beeches, we support a close-knit community of 44 […]

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‘Know Dementia, know Alzheimer’s’

Posted on September 13th, 2021

September marks the 10th year of World Alzheimer’s Awareness Month . Where people come together from all around the world to raise awareness and to challenge the stigma that persists around dementia, with the 21st September marking World Alzheimer’s Day.

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Loneliness Awareness Week 2021 – Understanding loneliness and the elderly

Posted on June 17th, 2021

Loneliness Awareness Week, hosted by Marmalade Trust, is a week-long campaign that raises awareness of loneliness and strives to get people talking about it. It is within our basic human instincts to want and need contact with other people. For the elderly, loneliness is a leading cause of mental health with isolation and mental wellbeing […]

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Dementia Action Week 2021: Dementia explained

Posted on May 20th, 2021

What is Dementia Action Week? Taking place between 17-23 May 2021, Dementia Action Week, the weeklong campaign aims to raise awareness, challenge the stigma that surrounds dementia and calling on the government to take further action.

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