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December 6, 2018

Reminiscence TV for a relaxed Christmas

Repeats on the telly are a long standing joke in most households over the Christmas period as the same old classics are re-hashed year on year. But if you’re going to be spending time this Christmas with an older relative or friend, these old favourites may prove an absolute godsend. Settling down in front of the […]

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October 28, 2018

Any excuse for a party!

2. Mount Olivet party

This year has been very good to us in terms of excuses to hold a party!  We’ve had Royal Wedding parties, garden party fundraisers, Air Show viewing parties, Alzheimer’s Society fundraising Cupcake Days, and a Memorial Fundraiser for Mount Olivet’s original Matron under GrayAreas Ltd, Cherry Gray on her birthday, 3rd August 2018. Using these events […]

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October 1, 2018

7 benefits of exercise for the elderly

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Live longer. According to the World Health Organization, leading a sedentary lifestyle is one of 10 leading causes of death and disability. …Prevent falls. …Reduced risk of stroke or heart attack. …Better bone density. …Reduced risk of developing dementia. …Prevent or delay disease. …More confidence and independenceOur resident’s are loving the sponsored cycle ride

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