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St Ronans News Letter September 19

Trixie’s Blog

Wonderful news that our lovely Maria has given birth to a beautiful baby girl Orquidea Jazmin and both mum and baby doing very well ~ Congratulations to all her family xxx

A warm welcome to Caroline covering for Maria and doing an amazing job.

Our gorgeous weather continues so that our weekly bus trips out for our picnics on Thursdays continue with much joy…

Thanks to our Home-made cake sale and support of our wonderful relatives and friends, we have had enough money in our purse to enjoy a few fish and chip lunches on the beach too ~ A firm favourite!

Our tropical fruit and cheese party was very colourful and successful ~ great fun dressing up for us all~ Gorgeous photos!

Coming up on Thursday 5th September will be our special English Tea party with Home-made cakes~ fundraising for the Ronans Hospice and for our Residents at St Ronans. Do come and join us for this happy event.

Lots happening on our social calendar ~ keep looking and join us whenever you can.

Huge thank you for all the support from our dear families and friends and all the encouragement you give. It means a great deal to us.

Thank you as always to Bob our lovely vicar from St Simons for his blessings and communions.

Look on the main front door in the lobby for special upcoming events.

Please continue to write feedback forms and pop them into Matrons brown box in the lobby where you sign in

With my love hugs and blessing from

Trixie xxx

 

CQC Inspection

We have recently been reinspected by CQC and we are thrilled to announce we have been awarded a Good rating. Copy of our report can be found by clicking the following link https://www.cqc.org.uk/location/1-122863391

 

September and October Birthday Wishes For

September Birthdays: Denise               October Birthdays:  Fionnuala, Brenda

 

Staff

A warm welcome to Caroline, Gary, Elizabeth, Kaylee, Sarah, Annete.  We hope they enjoy working as part of our team.

 

Our Website

Our website is packed full of helpful and exciting news – and pictures galore! www.st-ronans.co.uk

 

Infection Control

Our Infection Control Lead Nurse is Lynn Taylor. Please remember to always use the alcohol gel when arriving and leaving the Home, wash your hands regularly and if you feel poorly or have an infection check with the Home before visiting.

 

Dates for Your Diary

2nd September     Hair dressing with Leah in the morning and at 2pm Mirandas Music and Singing.

3rd September    Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning.

4th September      Hair dressing with Leah in the morning and at 3.15pm blessing and communion with Father Bob.

5th September      The Great St Ronan’s Bake off from 10.30 am. English tea party from 4pm. No trip today.

6th September   Grace will perform her singing quiz in the afternoon.

9th September      Hair dressing with Leah and Exercise with Claire “Mature movers” in the morning.

10th September    Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning and the Beautiful Beth is signing in the afternoon.

11th September    Hair dressing with Leah in the morning and BBQ …

12th September    Trip out on the bus with Trixie and Sue.

16th September     Hair dressing with Leah in the morning.

17th September     Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning and Lovely Lee is signing for us in the afternoon.

18th September       Hair dressing with Leah in the morning. In the afternoon Paul Nicholas will be singing for us.

19th September     Trip out on the bus with Trixie and Sue. Bouncer the dog coming to visit in the afternoon.

23rd September     Hair dressing with Leah and Exercise with Claire “Mature movers” am. At 2pm Mirandas Music and Singing.

24th September     Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning.

25th September     Hair dressing with Leah in the morning and magic Mandy’s Quiz in the afternoon.

26th September     Trip out on the bus with Caroline and Sue.

27th September     MacMillan coffee morning.

 

1st October        Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning.

2nd October        Hair dressing with Leah in the morning and Janet and Mathew singing in the afternoon.

3rd October        Trip out on the bus with Trixie and Sue.

7th October        Hair dressing with Leah and Exercise with Claire “Mature movers” am. At 2pm Amanda Singing.

8th October        Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning.

9th October        Hair dressing with Leah in the morning and magic Mandy’s Quiz in the afternoon.

10th October      Carry on Carousel will be performing their Autumn show in the afternoon. No trip.

14th October      Hair dressing with Leah in the morning.

15th October      Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning. Gracious Grace will be singing in the afternoon.

16th October      Hair dressing with Leah in the morning and Linnie’s Autumn Fashions with cream tea in the afternoon.

17th October      Trip out on the bus with Trixie and Sue.

21st October     Hair dressing with Leah and Exercise with Claire “Mature movers” am. At 2pm Mirandas Music and Singing.

22nd October    Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning. Cider tasting in the afternoon.

23rd October     Hair dressing with Leah in the morning and magic Mandy’s Quiz in the afternoon.

                           Trixie’s famous homemade apple pie is back by demand. £1 a slice.

24th October      Trip out on the bus with Trixie and Sue. Apple dipping and tasting in the afternoon.

28th October      Hair dressing with Leah in the morning.

29th October      Exercise with Sally from Vitalyz in the morning.

30th October      Lovely Lee will be singing for us and at 3.15pm blessing and communion with Father Bob.

31st October      Halloween party. No trip.

If you would like to pursue an activity or hobby that is not yet provided let us know and we can arrange something for you.  Please feel free to come and join in with any of the activities.

 

Comments and Complaints

If you have any comments, concerns or complaints, please have a chat with Matron as soon as possible, alternatively leave a note in the post box.

Monthly surgeries for residents, relatives & friends and staff run every month, please see signs for dates and times. Remember Matron’s door is always open.


We would welcome any comments or articles written by residents, relatives, friends & staff.

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23-31 St Ronans Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO4 0PP

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