George Brooker House
East London Extra Care Society
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Companionship and Wellbeing

New friendships in a caring environment

Companionship and Wellbeing

New friendships in a caring environment

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.

News & Events

Celebrating Pride

Last Thursday our home celebrated Pride. We started off the day by decorating the lounge with rainbow bunting, balloons and laying the tables for lunch.


Our residents enjoyed...

Trips Out

For the last couple of weeks we have been able to take our residents out to the park and shops once again! It's amazing to see the impact a bit of fresh air and exercise can do for our residents! ...

Prince Philip Tribute

Over the past couple of days we have been speaking with our residents and staff regarding the recent passing of Prince Philip. We have wrote a tribute below to Prince Philip and the royal family that...

March Highlights

March has been a wonderful month filled with lots of laughter and fun!  Here are a few Highlights from this month!


Arts and Crafts!



St Patrick's Day Celebration

We celebrated St Patrick's Day this year with a few themed games, a sweet trolley and lots of music and dancing! 


Bean Bag Toss Game!



Sweet Trolley!...

Weekly Bingo!

Every week our residents like to play a couple of games of Bingo! Eyes down everybody!




This weeks Winners! 



Valentine's Day 2021

Love is in the air!

Our residents helped us decorate the home for Valentines day with lots of balloons and garlands.



We celebrated the joyful day with some upbeat love songs...

Monday Morning Tea and Coffee Chat

Our first Monday morning tea and coffee chat with our residents went extremely well!

Our first topic of the week was "What job did you used to do?” and “What did you enjoy about...

Christmas 2020

Fun filled activities our residents have enjoyed over the last few weeks in the lead up to Christmas and the New Year!

Christmas Arts and Crafts

Mary and Irene showing off their amazing art work...

Understanding Dementia

1 in 3 people born in the UK this year will develop dementia in their lifetime.

Each person with Dementia faces different challenges every day, that’s why it’s so important for us as individuals...

Pyjama Party 2020

PJ party with pamper sessions, table top football and much more!

One of our care staff, Lucy kindly arranged for the residents to have a pyjama party and there was much contentment, fun and laughter had...

Summer Activities

To try and keep our spirits up during these challenging times, our team continue to work hard to lift the spirits of our residents. Some of the thought and personal touches given by our team, is true...

Sunny Days

Our Beautiful Garden

What beautiful weather we have been having lately! The sun has been shining and the weather has been warm. This has been the perfect opportunity for the residents to come into their...

VE Day Celebrations

Victory in Europe (VE) Day on 8 May 1945 saw Britain and its Allies formally accept Nazi Germany's unconditional surrender after almost six years of war. This year celebrates the 75th Anniversary of...

Clapping For Our Carers

Thank You

We made the difficult decision to close the home to all visitors on the 16th March 2020 due to the coronavirus outbreak and the fear we had for our resident's safety and ultimately their...

Coronavirus Outbreak - Home Closure

Due to the recent outbreak of Coronavirus across the world, George Brooker House have taken the decision to shut the home to all visitors. This is a precautionary measure to try and reduce the risk...