8 Ways To Spread Christmas Cheer in Nursing Homes

8 Ways To Spread Christmas Cheer in Nursing Homes

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Make Christmas is as joyous an occasion as possible! We can act as a surrogate family for residents; comforting, encouraging and providing reasons for them to be happy.

For many residents in nursing homes, Christmas can be a sad and lonely time. Spending a traditional family celebration mostly alone increases feelings of loss, bereavement and isolation.

Most care homes endeavour to ensure Christmas is as joyous an occasion as possible. Fundamentally, they rely on and their Activity team to organise this and to act as a surrogate family for residents; comforting, encouraging and providing reasons for them to be happy.


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Gillian 27th Dec 2018 House Wife
Thank you, I love your ideas they are such a blessing for those we care for.

Talita 30th Dec 2018
Oh thank you so much Gillian, this means so much to us! Happy New Year!
Sherlene 11th Dec 2018 Activities Coordinator
Thanks Golden Carers for all you do to make my job easier!!
Talita 15th Dec 2018
Thank you so much for your kind words Sherlene!
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