751 days ago

Pre Christmas social calendar

Facility Manager / Owner from Lara Lodge Care Home

Dear Friends of Lara
We are so glad many groups and individuals have booked to visit and participate in our very active social activities.
We are looking forward to gardening days and outdoor activities, with children coming alongside our Lara Family.
Musical talent, special visits from animals and of cause the trick & treaters to name a few.Please let us know your creative ideas and activities you have in mind for elderly in the new year 2019 Join us as we are making life interesting and fun for many in their 90's and a number of them reaching 100+
Thank you to Trisha Yates who has come all the way from the USA to coordinate world class activities,which make us laugh ,think and keep us fit.
A special Big "Thank You" to our direct neighbours also,who play such an important role in creating meaningful friendships and experiencing community.
Keep in touch and keep doing, making Life colourful

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Your favourite ever summer holiday

Lorna Thornber Reporter from Stuff Travel

Hi everyone,
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Favourite foodie finds

Lorna Thornber Reporter from Stuff Travel

Hi everyone,
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