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Teen volunteers from Sheffield Wednesday NCS transform a care home courtyard

Teen volunteers from Sheffield Wednesday NCS transform a care home courtyard

A COURTYARD has been transformed at The Laurels and The Limes Care Home by volunteers from the Sheffield Wednesday FC National Citizenship Service (NCS). The charitable teens have given a new lease of life to the previously redundant area of the home, adding bird feeders, seating, a colourful mural and plants.   Twelve volunteers, all […]

13th September 2017 | By | Reply More
Sheffield care home residents’ wellbeing boosted with passion for gardening

Sheffield care home residents’ wellbeing boosted with passion for gardening

PLANTING herbs has helped Sheffield care home residents get outside and rekindle their passion for gardening. Horticultural therapy sessions have been taking place at The Laurels and The Limes Care Home, on Manchester Road, for several weeks.   The latest session with expert Caroline Cook included planting herbs in accessible raised beds.   The activities […]

8th September 2017 | By | Reply More
Sheffield care home residents enjoy the benefits of gardening therapy

Sheffield care home residents enjoy the benefits of gardening therapy

HORTICULTURAL therapy sessions have been taking place for Sheffield care home residents. The gardening activities have proven benefits for all elderly and particularly those with dementia – helping to reduce agitation, anxiety and improve wellbeing.   The residents of The Laurels and The Limes Care Home, on Manchester Road, enjoyed getting into the garden during […]

21st July 2017 | By | Reply More
Teenage volunteers create dementia friendly care home garden

Teenage volunteers create dementia friendly care home garden

THE OWLS National Citizenship Service (NCS) has created a dementia friendly garden at The Laurels and The Limes care home in Sheffield.   Dozens of teenage volunteers, aged between 15 and 17, from the Sheffield Wednesday NCS visited the home over several weeks to carry out for the work.   They spruced up garden furniture, […]

16th November 2016 | By | Reply More
Sheffield Care home hosts cream tea party Guinness World Record attempt

Sheffield Care home hosts cream tea party Guinness World Record attempt

THE LAURELS and The Limes Care Home was part of a Sheffield push for the Guinness World Record for the largest cream tea party.   The Manchester Road care home was part of a city-wide effort to break the previous record of 667 servings across multiple sites.   Volunteers from Sheffield Wednesday National Citizenship Service […]

21st March 2016 | By | Reply More
Sheffield teens entertain elderly on NCS Action Day

Sheffield teens entertain elderly on NCS Action Day

TEENAGERS from the Sheffield Wednesday National Citizen Service (NCS) Youth Board entertained the elderly as part of NCS Action Day on Saturday.   Residents at The Laurels and The Limes Care Home were treated to manicures and nail painting, a Norman Wisdom comedy sketch and a movie afternoon with the young adults.   Around 10 […]

7th March 2016 | By | Reply More
Sheffield care home to host Christmas Eve wedding anniversary

Sheffield care home to host Christmas Eve wedding anniversary

A CHRISTMAS Eve diamond wedding anniversary will be celebrated at a Sheffield care home – as Graham and Doris Lawson commemorate 60 years together.   The Laurels and The Limes Care Home, on Manchester Road, will throw a party for the pair, who married on Christmas Eve 1955.   Graham, 87, and Doris, 83, met […]

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