St Martins

News

We love good news. Whether it's a birthday, fundraising event, award or achievement, we like to celebrate it. We're proud of our staff and this is our way of promoting their accomplishments. If you would like to know more about who we are and what we do, you can read all about us here.

December 2017

Christmas jumper day uncropped.jpg Christmas Jumper Day at Cornwall Care

 15th December 2017

 Staff at central office had fun on Christmas Jumper 2017.

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bingo image.jpg Christmas bingo fun at St Breock

 15th December 2017

 St Breock held their Christmas bingo recently.

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Wheeelbarrow picture.jpg Gilbert receives an early Christmas present

 15th December 2017

 Mr Wilton was overjoyed with his present.

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Christmas tree image.jpg The Green recently held their Christmas fete

 14th December 2017

 A lovely time was had by all and lots of money was raised.

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coffee morning at Cedar Grange2.jpg Cedar Grange's coffee morning

 8th December 2017

 What fun Cedar Grange residents and staff had at their coffee morning.

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Doris photo1.JPG Headlands celebrate a milestone birthday!

 7th December 2017

 On Friday 1 December, Dora ‘Doris’ Williams celebrated her 103rd birthday!

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 Trengrouse Neon day1.JPGTrengrouse raised funds for the BABA appeal 

 4 December 2017

 On Friday 3rd November Trengrouse held their second annual Neon day.

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November 2017

Awards photo.JPG Cornwall Care and the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards

 24th November 2017

 

 Cornwall Care were proud to be a judge and sponsor in the category of ‘Apprentice of the year – Health and Social Care and Childcare’ for the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards 2016 hosted by Truro & Penwith College on Friday 17 November 2017. 

 

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 Charity fundraiser for Children's Hospice South WestSantas on a bike charity fundraiser.jpg

 17 November 2017

 

Malcolm Strange - who is our electrician at Cornwall Care - is helping to co-ordinate the street collections for the 13th annual charity fundraiser ‘Santas on a Bike’ ride for Children’s Hospice South West.

The event takes place on 2nd December 2017 and starts at Lee Mill in Plymouth from 11am and ends up in St Austell in Cornwall at approximately 2.30pm. All bikes, scooters and trikes are welcome. The route goes through Ivybridge, Saltash and Liskeard.

 

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 Cake Trengrouse thank you cake.JPGfor the staff of Trengrouse

 17 November 2017

 This lovely cake was brought in from a family who recently suffered the loss of their mum and granny.

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 Redannick and Oomph visit Newquay Sea Life CentreRedannick Sealife6.jpg

 16 November 2017

 Staff and residents at Redannick recently visited Newquay Sea Life Centre and had a lot of fun.

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 Penberthy pub1.jpgPenberthy visit the pub

 14 November 2017

 Staff and residents at Penberthy recently visited their local pub and had a lot of fun.

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Remembrance Day The Green3.JPG Remembrance Day at The Green

 10th November 2017

 

 Remembrance Day was observed recently with a minute’s silence by staff and residents at The Green. 

 

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 All Hallow's EveTrevern Halloween1.JPG at Trevern

  9th November 2017

  Staff and residents at Trevern recently celebrated All Hallow's Eve in style. 

 

 

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 The Green Halloween11.JPGHalloween at The Green

  8th November 2017

  Staff and residents at The Green recently celebrated Halloween in style. 

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 Home care presentation2.jpegHome care are presented with gifts for their CQC Report

  8th November 2017

  Recently Chris Harvey congratulated the Home Care team on their glowing report. 

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 Headlands bird treats4 cropped.jpgHeadlands enjoy making treats for the birds

  7th November 2017

  Recently our residents had great fun in making treats for the beautiful birds in their garden.

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Headlands1.jpg Headlands enjoy a trip to Paradise Park

  6th November 2017

  Recently our residents and staff from Headlands enjoyed an afternoon at Paradise Park in Hayle.

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Cedar Grange harvest festival7.jpg Harvest Festival with Cedar Grange

  6th November 2017

  Cedar Grange staff, residents and visitors enjoyed their recent Harvest Festival. 

 

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Bodmin jail image2.jpg Trengrouse team spending the night in Bodmin Jail

  2nd November 2017

  Tertia and other Cornwall Care colleagues raising funds for Cornwall Hospice Care. 

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 HalloweenPenberthy Halloween16.jpg at Penberthy

 2 November 2017

 Staff and residents at Penbethy celebrated Halloween in style. Look at their ghoulish attire!

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Julie McNaughton7.JPG Long Service Award for Julie McNaughton at Trengrouse

  2nd November 2017

  Julie has worked for Cornwall Care for 20 years!

 

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 HalloweenHalloween at Headlands4.jpg at Headlands

 1 November 2017

 Staff and residents at Headlands celebrated Halloween in style. They had music, dancing and party games.

.

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October 2017

Trengrouse Night of Neon5.JPG Trengrouse's Kim took part in Nights of Neon event

  31st October 2017

  Kim and Kira took part in the Nights of Neon event for Cornwall Hospice Care.

 

 

 

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Redannick surprise party3.jpg Surprise birthday party at Redannick

  27th October 2017

  Redannick and The Friends of Redannick recently held a surprise birthday party.

 

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Twiddle Muffs2.jpg Fidget Mats and Twiddle Muffs

  23rd October 2017

  Fidget mats and twiddle muffs were kindly donated by Karenza Quilters recently.

 

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 Blackwood activities at St Breock3.jpgBlackwood staff and residents visit to St Breock

  18th October 2017

  A great time was had by all recently when Blackwood visited St Breock.

 

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 Bodmin Moor cropped.jpgBlackwood staff and residents visit to Bodmin Moor

  18th October 2017

  A great time was had by all recently when Blackwood went on a trip to Bodmin Moor.

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0917-0236 PR4Photos SMALLER.jpg Cornwall Care's 21st birthday party celebrations

  17th October 2017

 

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113589 - OSA Presentation Template closed.jpg CORNWALL CARE OUTSTANDING STAFF AWARDS 2017

  10th October 2017

 

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Trewartha garden club and wedding festival-4.jpg Garden club and wedding festival at Trewartha

  3rd October 2017

  The residents, their relatives and staff at Trewartha recently enjoyed a wedding festival along with the garden club gang.

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September 2017

 Redannick's trip to Cornwall Aviation Heritage Centre

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  28th September 2017

  A great time was had by all recently when Redannick went on a trip down memory lane.

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 BBlackwood Newquay Zoo4.jpglackwood staff and residents visit Newquay Zoo

  27th September 2017

  A great time was had by all recently when Blackwood went on a trip to Newquay Zoo.

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 Woodlands garden party6.jpgBugle Silver Band entertain Woodland residents

  27th September 2017

  A great time was had by all recently when Woodland held a garden party.

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 Skydiving2.JPG Flying High for Trengrouse

 

  25th September 2017

  On 7th September 2017 Mark Halford and a collection of colleagues and family members took to the 
  skies to raise money for Trengrouse
.

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  Trengrouse girls took part in the 5k muddy challengeDSC_1291.JPG

  20th September 2017

  Recently, Trengrouse girls donned their pink outfits and took part in The Pretty Muddy 5k Challenge for Cancer
 
Research UK.

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  Blackwood fete5.jpgSummer Fete at Blackwood

  20th September 2017

  Recently Blackwood held their summer fete and raised a whopping £1,082.85 for the residents' amenities funds.
  Well done Blackwood!

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  Redannick Fete8 smaller.jpgSummer Fete at Redannick

  19th September 2017

  Recently Redannick held their summer fete and raised a whopping £1,757.18 for the residents' amenities funds.
  Well done Redannick!

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 Little People Make Big Changes

 12th September 2017

 
 Recently the residents at St Breock were delighted to take part in a reading activity with local school children
.

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 Celebrating Read a Book day

 8th September 2017

 
 On 6th September it was Read A Book Day, a national celebration to encourage us to take a break from our busy
  lives, 
grab a book and spend the day reading.

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August 2017

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 Chyvarhas residents go blackberry picking!

 30th August 2017

 
 Blackberry picking and baking was enjoyed by all those who took part recently at Chyvarhas

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 Trevern residents go on a boat trip!

 25th August 2017

 
 Two of our lucky residents on a boat trip up the Helford Passage
.

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 Nancy and Bruce Kent celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary

 21st August 2017

 When one of our residents at Cedar Grange had a 60th wedding anniversary earlier this year, our amazing staff went out of their
 way to create a special celebration
.

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 Summer Fete at St. Martin's

  21st August 2017

  Recently St Martin's held their summer fete and raised a whopping £500 for the residents' amenities funds.
  Well done St Martin's!

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  Cornwall Care's 21st birthday party

  21st August 2017

  Recently our staff and guests celebrated 21 years of Cornwall Care being a Cornish charity. Great fun was had by all.

 

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  Summer Fete at Trevern

  21st August 2017

  Recently Trevern held their summer fete and raised a whopping £240.54p for the residents' amenities funds. Well done Trevern!

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  Long Service Award at Mountford

  15th August 2017

  On 15 August Alison Rowe was presented with a long service award certificate for working for Cornwall Care for 20 years!

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  Summer Tea Party at Trewartha

  10th August 2017

  Recently our staff and residents at Trewartha held a 'Alice Through the Looking Glass' themed tea party!

 

 

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Our News Summer Cover.jpgCornwall Care Magazine - Summer 2017

1 August 2017

Our News is a quarterly publication that looks at the news, views and interviews of staff and residents from across Cornwall Care’s homes and services.

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July 2017

Feet tappinCedar Grange Music 9 (800w).jpgg fun at Cedar Grange

20 July 2017

Residents at Cedar Grange, our nursing home in Launceston, had a wonderful time recently, enjoying a musical performance by Richard the 'Music Man'.

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RPengover Crafts - Flower Arranging 4 (800w).jpgesidents get crafty at Pengover

20 July 2017

Our residents at Pengover have been having a lovely time getting crafty; they have enjoyed flower arranging, cupcake decorating and drawing, making some beautiful pieces.

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RHeadlands - flowers 1 (800w).jpgesidents enjoy activities at Headlands

13 July 2017

At Headlands, our residential home in Carbis Bay, we enjoy regular activities and events, from fun baking and craft making sessions to fundraisers such as barbeques and car washes.

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RedRedannick Surprise Anniversary Party 2 (800w).jpgannick surprises resident with anniversary party

 12 July 2017

 When one of our residents at Redannick had a 60th wedding anniversary earlier this year, our amazing staff went out of their way to create a special celebration, putting on a surprise party for the happy couple.

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St Breock rSt Breock Steam Rally 2 (800w).jpgesidents enjoy Steam Rally

11 July 2017

Our residents at St Breock regularly enjoy trips out to various Cornish events and earlier this year we had a wonderful time attending The Cornish Traction Preservation Club’s Tredinnick Steam & Vintage Rally.

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Cornwall Care Woodland Drums Up 4 (600w).jpgresidents enjoy drum therapy

10 July 2017

Residents across Cornwall Care’s residential and nursing homes regularly enjoy various activities and events, but musical therapy sessions, such as those provided by Paul Vermette and Drums Up, are by far the favourite.

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4 July 2017

Staff and residents at St Breock had a lovely time celebrating the retirement of Glynis Greck, one of our carers from St Breock, who has worked at St Breock since 1974. She will be sorely missed.

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June 2017

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30 June 2017

Our residents at Trevern have been enjoying some great outings recently, including a trip to the Flicka Donkey Sanctuary and the Flower Show in Falmouth, providing wonderful opportunities for our residents to reminisce.

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22 June 2017

Cornwall Care has been celebrating again, this time taking part in the national Care Home Open Day, an annual event that celebrates connection, togetherness and community.

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Cornwall CWP_20170609_011.jpgare attends Royal Cornwall Show

13 June 2017

Last weekend, staff from Cornwall Care had a fantastic time exhibiting and meeting the public at the Royal Cornwall Show in Wadebridge.

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SpriPenberthy Birthday Celebration for Gail Lennon (cropped) (800w).jpgng Celebrations at Penberthy

12 June 2017

Our care staff at Penberthy, Cornwall Care’s residential home in Newquay, have been doing a wonderful job recently, making spring special for our residents and staff.

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May 2017

CornTraining Presentation 2017 - Trainee Group (800w).jpgwall Care Presents Training Qualifications

31 May 2017

On Saturday 27 May 2017, staff from Cornwall Care gathered with friends and family to take part in a presentation for staff training qualifications at Truro High School for Girls in Truro, celebrating their staff achievements.

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MRedannick at Trengrouse - May Day 3 (800w).jpgay Day Celebrations with Cornwall Care

15 May 2017

We had a wonderful time celebrating May Day with our residents from Redannick, Trengrouse and St Breock this year. We had some brilliant entertainers and performances to celebrate the special day.

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TTrewartha Awards - group outside (800w).jpgrewartha ranked among the best in the South West

4th May 2017

We are delighted to announce that Trewartha, our nursing home in Carbis Bay, has been recognised as among the best care homes in the South West by two national independent care organisations, carehome.co.uk and Your Care Rating, from positive relative and residents reviews.

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MMountford GSF - Staff & Residents side-on (250w).jpgountford awarded gold standard for end of life care

3rd May 2017

We are delighted to announce that Mountford, our nursing home in Truro, has been presented with a national award after showcasing a gold standard of care for residents.

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April 2017

training 1.pngCornwall Care employee trekking the China Wall for Alzheimer's Society

24 April 2017

Joanne Cauchi, Assistant Operations Director, has taken up the Alzheimer's Society challenge and will be trekking across the Great Wall of China in October, to raise money for dementia research.

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Redannick Easter Bonnets (800w) 4.jpgCornwall Care Celebrates Easter

21 April 2017

We had a brilliant time last weekend, celebrating Easter with our care home residents. There were Easter egg hunts, bonnet making competitions, raffles and more. Not to forget, a lot of chocolate!

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Redannick Retirement March 2017 (800w) - 9.jpgSurprise Retirement Party at Redannick

20 April 2017

Staff and residents at Redannick, our residential home in Truro, had a wonderful time recently celebrating the retirement of one of our carers, Ela Holc, who was part of the team for 14 years!

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Karen Best - My Moment (600w) 3.jpgMy Moments Award - Karen Best

7 April 2017

We were delighted to present Karen Best, one of our Flexicare workers, with a My Moments Awards recently, for her fantastic positivity and dedication to caring.

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Our News Cover - Spring 2017.jpgCornwall Care Magazine - Spring 2017

5 April 2017

Our News is a quarterly publication that looks at the news, views and interviews of staff and residents from across Cornwall Care’s homes and services.

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Trengrouse Vera Lynn 4 (800w).jpgTrengrouse Celebrates Vera Lynn's 100th Birthday

5 April 2017

Residents and staff at Trengrouse, our nursing home in Helston, had a great time celebrating and remembering Dame Vera Lynn's 100th birthday.

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Woodland St Patricks Day 2 (edited).jpgSt Patrick's Day at Woodland

 5 April 2017

 Our residents at Woodland, our care home in St Austell, had a lovely day celebrating St Patrick's Day on Friday 17th March, where they were offered a traditional Irish pint of Guinness!

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March 2017

Chyvarhas - 68 anniversary Glen & Valerie (800w).jpg68th Wedding Anniversary at Chyvarhas

14 March 2017

Valerie and Glen Kellow had a beautiful day celebrating their 68th wedding anniversary at Chyvarhas, our nursing home in Callington, recently.

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Trewartha - Anniversary Peter & Joan (800w).jpgDiamond Wedding Anniversary at Trewartha

 14 March 2017

 Peter and Joan Manley had a wonderful time celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary at Trewartha, our nursing home in Carbis Bay, recently.

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Cedar Grange Time for a Cuppa 1 (800w).jpgTime for a Cuppa with Cornwall Care

10 March 2017

Residents and staff of Cornwall Care had a wonderful time over the last two weeks, enjoying ‘Time for a Cuppa’ events across our homes in aid of Dementia UK.

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CC Redannick Video Still.jpgCornwall Care video series - Redannick

 6 March 2017

 We are delighted to share with you the first in a new video series about our homes across Cornwall Care, where we ask relatives for their thoughts on our services. This is a video from Redannick, our care home in Truro.

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Headlands Pancake Day 2.jpgFlipping pancakes with Cornwall Care

3 March 2017

Residents had a wonderful time in our homes this week, getting involved in Pancake Day/ Shrove Tuesday celebrations. Hundreds of pancakes were made and flipped!

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February 2017

Hygiene Rating 5 stars The Green - Feb 2017 v2.jpgCornwall Care celebrates 5 star food rating at The Green

28 February 2017

We are delighted to announce that our kitchen staff at The Green, our residential home in Redruth, have been awarded a 5 star Food Hygiene Rating from PPC.

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Will & Tania pointing (wide).jpgCornwall Care employees cycle to Paris

27 February 2017

Tania Williams and Will John are training to take part in the London to Paris cycle, raising funds for Alzheimer's Society in recognition and celebration of Cornwall Care's 21st birthday this year.

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Trengrouse Celebrates Romance on Valentine's Day

15 February 2017

There were tears of joy this Valentine's Day, when residents at Trengrouse, our nursing home in Helston, enjoyed a delicious three-course lunch and romantic themed decorations.

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My Moments - presentation pose (600w).jpgMy Moments Award - Paula Reynolds

14 February 2017

On Monday 13th February we were delighted to present Paula Reynolds with one of our My Moments Awards, for her dedication and leadership in our Supported Living service.

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Jason My Moment - Jason recieving flowers.jpgMy Moments Award - Jason Tuck

14 February 2017

We were delighted to present Jason Tuck with one of our My Moments Awards on Monday 13th February, for his exemplary dedication to our Supported Living service.

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CO Dementia Friends May 2016Cornwall Care's 500 Dementia Friends

8 February 2017

We are delighted to announce that last year 500 members of staff attended our Dementia Friends sessions, learning how to support those with dementia in our communities.

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January 2017

Cynthia clapping - Trewartha drums (600w).jpgDrums Up at Trewartha

 31 January 2017

 Residents and staff had a wonderful time at Trewartha recently, where they enjoyed an afternoon of rhythm therapy from Paul Vermette of Drums Up.

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10 reasons Cornwall is a great place to retire

27 January 2017

Are you thinking about moving somewhere idyllic for your retirement? Consider Cornwall; we enjoy beautiful landscapes, a fascinating and rich history and culture, as well as lots of great attractions and restaurants.

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my place cover (800w).jpg5 reasons we love working with the elderly

24 January 2017

There are many benefits to working with the elderly. Not only is it an important job for our society, caring for our elders can be extremely rewarding and fulfilling too.

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Betty 2 (400h).jpgBetty's 100th birthday

9 January 2016

Betty Oliver celebrated her 100th birthday at Blackwood, where staff made sure that the day was just what she had hoped for.

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December 2016

Edna Barnes and Mayor of Truro - Redannick (600px).jpgMayor of Truro visits Redannick

 29th December 2016

 Edna Barnes, one of our residents at Redannick in Truro, had a wonderful time meeting the Mayor this Christmas.

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28th December 2016

Staff and residents had a wonderful time over Christmas, listening to the 1st Gorran and Mevagissey Brownies carol service.

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Our News - Winter 2016 Cover.jpgCornwall Care Magazine - Winter 2016

28th December 2016

Our News (previously known as My Say) is a quarterly publication that looks at the news, views and interviews of staff and residents from across Cornwall Care’s homes and services.

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Mountford - Stewart (500x400).jpgChristmas with Cornwall Care

23rd December 2016

Christmas is a special time of year for many people, but not everyone is able to spend it with their families at home. That's why we try our very best to make the occasion that extra bit special.

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Alan, Robert, Philip (300x200).jpgCornwall Care Appoints New Chairman

 22nd December 2016

 Cornwall Care has announced the appointment of Philip Rees as new Chairman, who will succeed Dr Alan Stanhope, who is retiring after ten years.

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christmas jumper group (400x225).jpgOur Christmas Jumper Day

20th December 2016

Central Office staff enjoyed wearing their woollies for Christmas Jumper Day last Friday, raising money for Save the Children.

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Cheque photo (300x200).jpgCornwall Care's Donation to Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust

 19th December 2016

 Cornwall Care is proud to support Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust as their charity of choice this year.

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redannick dean 3.jpgDean of Truro Cathedral visits Redannick

16th December 2016

Residents and staff had a lovely evening tucking into mince pies when the Dean of Truro Cathedral came to visit us.

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20161206_183542 v2.jpg Christmas Nativity at Trewartha

 13th December 2016

 A big thank you goes to Wendy and Di, our craft ladies at Trewartha, for creating us a lovely nativity display for our residents.

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elves.jpgBlackwood's Christmas Bazaar

8th December 2016

Residents and staff had a lovely time last Saturday, celebrating the start of Christmas at Blackwood's Christmas Bazaar, where we had some fantastic stalls and entertainment throughout the day

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DAWN.jpg Christmas Cards at Headlands

 1st December 2016

 Residents and staff enjoyed making Christmas Cards this week at Headlands in Carbis Bay.

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November 2016

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 Cornwall Care Shortlisted for Clutch of Awards

 28th November 2016

 We are very proud to tell you that Cornwall care has been shortlisted for a clutch of awards for the quality of our care and commitment to apprenticeships.

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Luke3.jpg Luke Bond Wins Great South West Care Award

 25th November 2016

 We are delighted to announce that Luke Bond, our Area Manager for St Ives and Penzance has won the Home Care Co-ordinator Award at the regional Great South West Care Awards this month

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c3.jpg Our Mince Pie Fundraiser at Pengover

 24th November 2016

 Resident and staff at Pengover enjoyed a mince pie and raffle afternoon  this month, raising funds for their residents' Comforts Fund.

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Penberthy long service awards smaller.JPG Long Service Awards at Penberthy

 17th November 2016

 Two long service awards were presented today.

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dementia video game.jpgDementia Research Game Release

17th November 2016

The world's largest dementia research experiment, which takes the form of a video game, has indicated the ability to navigate declines throughout life...

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DSC00015.JPGArmistice Day at St Breock

11th November 2016

On 11 November, St Breock and its residents commemorated Armistice Day by holding a 2-minute silence and reflecting on times past with visiting servicemen who attended the home to mark this significant day.

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Winning design 2016 by Mary Gregory at Cedar Grange RESIZED.jpgDesign a Christmas Card Competition

November 2016

Residents and clients had such fun designing Christmas cards for Cornwall Care.

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St Breock Halloween3 resized.jpgHalloween Party at St Breock

1st November 2016

We had a fabulous Halloween party yesterday which was thoroughly enjoyed by residents and staff who all joined in by dressing in their favourite Halloween outfit.

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Halloween party at Blackwood

1st November 2016

We had a fabulous Halloween party yesterday which was thoroughly enjoyed by residents and staff who all joined in with the Halloween spooky theme.

Great entertainment was provided by David Knightley and Martin Fowler.

 

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1.11.16 192.JPGHalloween Celebrations at Chyvarhas

1st November 2016

The Callington Community Gospel Choir sang for our residents on Halloween night. We all had so much fun joining in with dancing and singing!

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October 2016

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Trevern two raise tally for telly

October 2016

Two tuned-in staff members at Trevern in Falmouth have brought a smile to residents faces by fundraising for a new television.

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Halloween fancy dress competition

31 October 2016

Staff at central office were asked to dress up in their favourite Halloween costumes for the chance of winning two free cinema tickets. We raised an amazing £111.19 to go towards the residents' comfort funds!

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Regional-Finalist-2016.jpg Cornwall Care has been shortlisted for a clutch of awards!

Cornwall Care has been shortlisted for the Great British Care Awards, the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards and the Inaugural Care & Support Awards later this year.

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The Green Halloween teaparty-8.jpg Halloween tea party at The Green

25th October 2016

Tasty cakes were made by the residents and the day care coordinator Sue Connon for our tea party.

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Wear it pink first image resized.jpgWEAR IT PINK day in support of Breast Cancer Now!

Friday 21st October 2016

Today the staff in head office wore pink in support of breast cancer. The girls looked pretty, the boys looked even prettier!

Donations were collected, cakes were made and sold, and each had a chance to take part in ‘pick a number game’ to raise even more funds. We raised an amazing £60.00!

All proceeds will go to charities in aid of Breast Cancer Now! Thank you to all who took part!

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September 2016

gramophone resized.jpg1940s and 1950s Day

30th September 2016

Our home in Helston took part in a 1940s and 1950s celebration day. A wonderful day was had by all and we even managed to raise £30 toward our comfort funds!

 

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August 2016

Our News Cover - Summer 2016.jpgCornwall Care Magazine - Summer 2016

30th August 2016

Our News (previously known as My Say) is a quarterly publication that looks at the news, views and interviews of staff and residents from across Cornwall Care’s homes and services.

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Trewartha Gardening Club

August 2016

The gardening club has been a huge success again with flowers, fruit and vegetables in abundance!

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Tilley's Tea Room at Trewartha

August 2016

Tilley's tea room was opened by Betty Tilley in honour of her husband Rex.

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July 2016

Neon Day Trengrouse 2.jpgOur Neon day for Neonatal Unit at RCH Treliske

29th July 2016

Staff at Trengrouse and across Cornwall Care had a wonderful time recently, dressing up in Neon for the babies in the Neonatal Unit at RCH Treliske.

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M26A1917.jpgBlackwood Garden Fete

Summer 2016

Our Summer fete was a great success. We raised a total of £1,588 which is amazing!.

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Charity Bike Ride.jpgCharity Bike Ride for Blackwood

18th July 2016

Everyone had a wonderful time at Blackwood’s Charity Bike Ride, where staff and relatives joined together to raise money for our residents.

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June 2016

Queen's.jpgQueen's 90th Birthday Weekend 

30th June 2016

Many of our homes across Cornwall took part in the celebrations for the Queen’s birthday this year, organising tea parties, dances, street parties, entertainment, buffets and more.

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Our Care Home.jpgOur Care Home Open Days

23rd June 2016

2016 is a big year for us. Not only have we had national events such as the Care Home Open Day to enjoy but we have also been celebrating our 20th anniversary of being an independent Cornish charity.

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Grand Opening.jpgGrand Opening - Mountford Garden Makeover

20th June 2016

After months of hard work following our campaign to win The People’s Millions prize, we're delighted to reveal our Mountford Makeover sensory garden!

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Our News Cover - Spring 2016.jpgCornwall Care Magazine - Spring 2016

15th June 2016

Our News (previously known as My Say) is a quarterly publication that looks at the news, views and interviews of staff and residents from across Cornwall Care’s homes and services.

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car wash resized image.jpgCrazy Crew Car Wash at Blackwood

9th June 2016

Today we took part in a car wash dressed in crazy costumes to raise funds for the residents of Blackwood.

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May 2016

Spring.jpgSpring at Pengover

31st May 2016

At Pengover, our nursing home in Liskeard, residents and staff have been enjoying the start of Spring.

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78d4d7d0-76ad-11e6-9811-ff2915beb2fc.jpgCedar Grange Home Improvements

25th May 2016

We are committed to making our world a better place for people with Dementia and one way we do that is by learning more about it and by raising awareness.

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Dementia.jpgOur Dementia Friends

20th May 2016

We are committed to making our world a better place for people with Dementia and one way we do that is by learning more about it and by raising awareness.

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Spring.jpgSpring at Penberthy

18th May 2016

Residents and staff at Penberthy have been having a lovely time recently, enjoying lots of fun activities and events in the sun.

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April 2016

Lizzard.jpgLizard Stallions visit Trewartha

30th April 2016

We had a delightful time at Trewartha recently, where the Lizard Stallions Pony group popped in for a visit to entertain our residents.

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SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD (800x568).jpg Cornwall Care Outstanding Staff Awards 2016

 6th April 2016

 With our 20th Anniversary celebrations this year, we decided to hold an awards ceremony, celebrating all our staff training and fantastic care achievements.

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Our News - Winter 2016 Cover.jpgCornwall Care Magazine - Winter 2016

28th December 2016

Our News (previously known as My Say) is a quarterly publication that looks at the news, views and interviews of staff and residents from across Cornwall Care’s homes and services.

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