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10/03/2018

Doll & Animal Therapy

​Doll & Animal therapy can have such a positive effect, releasing hormones such as serotonin and oxytocin helping calm anxiety, depression and agitation. It shows on our lovely ladies Janet & Dawn’s faces just how much pleasure they get from this.

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01/06/2016

Care Home Residents Reconnect with Colour

Group Photo

After a hugely successful first visit and receiving exceptional feedback from staff, residents and relatives alike, Northfield House was pleased to welcome back into their home Sally Webb from Connect2Colour for another fun packed day of creating very colourful and multi-sensory, 3D pieces of art.The residents helped to brighten up a chilly spring day by […]

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09/02/2016

Virtual dementia tour boosts carers’ understanding

The relentless nature of care makes looking after anyone with dementia a challenge. Now a new mobile unit providing a ‘virtual dementia tour’ is set to travel the country giving carers, both professionals and family members alike, a real taste of what it’s like to live with the condition. And those who have already tried it […]

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