Presentation on theme: "Heather Brown & Katie Cowan Burnlea Nursing Care Home Largs."— Presentation transcript:
Heather Brown & Katie Cowan Burnlea Nursing Care Home Largs
Burnlea First opened in January, 2010 Registered to care for up to 34 Older (Lovely) People Mainly long term care Small respite service Busy activity/hobby programme
Craft & Hobby Sessions Routine, scheduled sessions 5 sessions per week Plus, special events, visiting entertainments, trips, spontaneous happenings etc.
Combination of: Large groups Small groups One to one activities
Activities include: Physical activity Mental exercise Dexterity Artistic / Creative Reminiscence Games Music Current affairs Life stories Pet therapy Combinations of above Simple blether & fun!
Benefits & outcomes: Stimulating, motivating Social interaction Self-esteem & confidence increases Creates sense of achievement, fulfilment Healthy activities & exercise Creates a ‘buzz’ Puts a smile on faces!