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  • Playlist for life music dementia care home staff teamwork cheering plaques
    Company News

    Playlist for Life at Avery

    Music is now recognised and acknowledged as a valuable way of reducing distress and anxiety and improving well-being for residents living with dementia, as we highlighted in a previous magazine issue. Playlist for Life is a charity founded in 2013 by writer and broadcaster Sally Magnusson after the death of her mother, Mamie Baird Magnusson. When Mamie developed dementia, Sally and her sisters nursed and cared for…

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  • Merlin Court Care Home Marlborough Sherrie Hewson celebrity visit best of British union flag balloon
    Company News, Merlin Court, Marlborough, Wiltshire

    Champagne and Canapés with Sherrie

    Merlin Court Care Home, Marlborough were delighted to welcome Avery Ambassador Sherrie Hewson to our spectacular Champagne and Canapés Open Day. Our event was themed around British culture, so to prepare we decorated the home with a balloon arch of red, white and blue balloons and Union Jack flags. Red, white and blue table centrepieces…

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  • Sherrie Hewson Avery Ambassador selfie phone mobile staff Avonmere Care Home Bristol
    Company News, Avonmere, Bristol, Bristol

    Sing-a-long with Sherrie!

    We invited local singing group, 2+1, and Avery Ambassador Sherrie Hewson to our Sing-a-long Open Day at Avonmere Care Home, Bristol on Monday 19th November. 2+1 is a family singing group, run by Joanne Sheard, who is also a carer at Avonmere; they have been performing at the home since February 2018. We decorated our…

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  • Cliftonville Care Home Resident photo smile grin poppy armed forces remembrance armistice day
    Company News

    We Do Remember Them

    Every year, at the eleventh hour, on the eleventh day, in the eleventh month, the nation comes together to commemorate the brave men and women who gave their all in the wars and conflicts of our past. Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday, which both fell on Sunday 11th November this year, offered a chance to…

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  • LaingBuisson 2018 awards excellence in training awards even sharon winfield sandra stark avery healthcare
    Company News

    Avery Win Excellence in Training at LaingBuisson Awards

    Avery Healthcare is delighted that its comprehensive and sector leading training and development strategy and programmes have been recognised with a second prestigious and independent sector award at the 13th annual LaingBuisson Awards on November 15th. Hot on the heels of winning Best for Training and Development at the 2018 Care Home Awards, Avery scooped…

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  • Macmillan Coffee Morning Cheque Presentation Avery Healthcare Loxley Park
    Company News, Loxley Park

    Our Tea-riffic Macmillan Coffee Mornings 2018

    Cake-tastic everybody! In 2016 Avery Healthcare dough-nated over £6,000 to Macmillan Cancer Support. In 2017 we kneaded to do even batter, so we raised over £6,500 across all of our care homes and independent living locations. This year we have risen beyond expectations and are proud to d’eclair our total of over £7,800 at our…

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