What a glorious start to 2015! The weather has been beautiful and we at George Brooker House have certainly made the most of it!
News and Events
Our news and events page has many articles of interest. We regularly post our upcoming events and activities to let you know what is happening at the home. You can also follow the Abbeyfield Society’s news and events here, as well as keep up to date on a variety of news articles and events relevant to the aged care sector. Please follow us on Facebook for regular updates from George Brooker House.
The sun is shining this summer !!
St Georges Day Celebrations
George Brooker House residents and staff enjoyed some fantastic celebrations for St Georges Day!
People aged 65 and over, are a target for fraudsters
Age UK Survey reveals people 65 and over, are a target for fraudsters and cases are set to increase?
The report also highlights that fraudsters are targeting pension savings
'With the new pension freedoms coming into force this week, the Charity is warning that people over 55, who will now have access to large pots of pension savings, are likely to be increasingly targeted by fraudsters carrying out a whole range of scams'.
'The report from Age UK highlights the tactics used by fraudsters, including befriending or grooming potential victims and isolating them from friends and family, the use of seemingly professional documentation and official-looking websites, impersonating a bank or the police and even threats and intimidation'.
Residents gear up for Valentines day 2015 !!
Huge Success For Our Annual Fete
Our Summer Fete this year was a huge success and raised a significant amount for our residents activity fund!
90th Birthday Celebrations
Christine celebrated her 90th Birthday on Saturday with all her family and friends.