Maintaining positivity for residents and homecare clients

Well-being first for staff, residents & clients. We’re delighted to kick off a new initiative to show the smiling faces of our staff behind their masks to help our residents and clients recognise their support and maintain positivity. Aptly named Birchwood Smiles, every team member will be wearing a lanyard around their neck, with aContinue reading “Maintaining positivity for residents and homecare clients”

An unprecedented year in the life of a care home

Reflections on an unprecedented year in the life of a care home Owner of Birchwood House and Care Services, Niral Patel, provides his personal reflections on the last 9 months of 2020 and how he continues to be optimistic in the run up to Christmas. As the daylight hours get shorter and the outside temperaturesContinue reading “An unprecedented year in the life of a care home”

Harvest Hoedown extravaganza

Birchwood House hosts Harvest Hoedown extravaganza Birchwood House enjoyed a socially-distanced harvest festival in its grounds on Wednesday 9th September, for all staff and residents. Sealed food was donated to benefit the local community. Birchwood House has been locked down since before the start of the pandemic to keep residents safe. The Hoedown was arrangedContinue reading “Harvest Hoedown extravaganza”

Looking after our care home residents during Coronavirus

Looking after our care home residents during Coronavirus The current Covid-19 Pandemic has caused an enormous disruption to every day life, and has had significant ramifications for care homes in particular. Suddenly the way we look after our residents has changed dramatically and here at Birchwood House we have done everything we can to dealContinue reading “Looking after our care home residents during Coronavirus”

An Introduction to Claire – Deputy Manager of Birchwood House

An Introduction to Claire – Deputy Manager of Birchwood House I’ve worked in the care industry for 21 years.  I was recommended by a friend who also came for a job at Birchwood having worked together at another care home. I’ve now been here for 5 years and never looked back. My first impression ofContinue reading “An Introduction to Claire – Deputy Manager of Birchwood House”

Is A Care Home Or Assisted Living More Appropriate?

Is A Care Home Or Assisted Living More Appropriate? There are a number of signs to look out for in an elderly friend or relative that may signal to it being an appropriate time for additional care. There are many different options depending on each individual’s circumstance – including homecare (which our friends at Birchwood CareContinue reading “Is A Care Home Or Assisted Living More Appropriate?”

Request a Callback
We do not share these details with any third party.