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Heartwarming Dream Comes True for West Hallam Care Home Resident Sheila

Sheila, a beloved resident at West Hallam Care Home, had her dream come true with a surprise trip to Blackpool Ballroom, where she had met her late husband many years ago. Sheila’s love story began when she decided to learn to dance, and her late husband happened to be a dance teacher. They shared a […]

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Sheila, a beloved resident at West Hallam Care Home, had her dream come true with a surprise trip to Blackpool Ballroom, where she had met her late husband many years ago. Sheila’s love story began when she decided to learn to dance, and her late husband happened to be a dance teacher. They shared a

We invest in people, Silver accreditation

24/01/24 Investors in People is delighted to award Ashmere Derbyshire, an excellent Derbyshire-based care home group, We invest in people, silver accreditation. It means that the right principles are in place but more than that, it means people and leaders are making active efforts to make sure that there’s real consistency and everyone in the

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24/01/24 Investors in People is delighted to award Ashmere Derbyshire, an excellent Derbyshire-based care home group, We invest in people, silver accreditation. It means that the right principles are in place but more than that, it means people and leaders are making active efforts to make sure that there’s real consistency and everyone in the

The Salvation Army Delivers Joyful Performance at King William Care Home’s 90th Birthday Celebration

Yesterday, residents and staff at King William Care Home came together to celebrate the momentous occasion of Joyce’s 90th birthday and had the privilege of The Salvation Army coming to play at the event. Joyce’s connection to the Salvation Army runs deep. Her parents were dedicated officers in the organisation, and as a young girl, she

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Yesterday, residents and staff at King William Care Home came together to celebrate the momentous occasion of Joyce’s 90th birthday and had the privilege of The Salvation Army coming to play at the event. Joyce’s connection to the Salvation Army runs deep. Her parents were dedicated officers in the organisation, and as a young girl, she

King William Resident’s Trip to the Movies Turns into Unforgettable Experience Thanks to Odeon Staff

Jill, a resident of King William Care Home, recently shared her excitement about wanting to go on a trip to the cinema. She had a McDonald’s meal on the way, making the experience even more special. The Odeon staff went above and beyond, providing Jill with an unforgettable experience. The ODEON  team were extremely generous giving

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Jill, a resident of King William Care Home, recently shared her excitement about wanting to go on a trip to the cinema. She had a McDonald’s meal on the way, making the experience even more special. The Odeon staff went above and beyond, providing Jill with an unforgettable experience. The ODEON  team were extremely generous giving

Mary Celebrates her 100th Birthday Milestone

Mary Victoria Hollingsworth, a cherished resident of Valley Lodge Care Home celebrated the remarkable milestone of turning 100 years old with a royal tea party organised by the Valley Lodge team and Mary’s family. Mary received 162 cards from family, friends, children & the general public. This definitely helped to make the celebration extra special!

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Mary Victoria Hollingsworth, a cherished resident of Valley Lodge Care Home celebrated the remarkable milestone of turning 100 years old with a royal tea party organised by the Valley Lodge team and Mary’s family. Mary received 162 cards from family, friends, children & the general public. This definitely helped to make the celebration extra special!

Kathryn’s Story

In February 2023, at the age of 94 my mum was diagnosed with bowel cancer. Before my mum went into care, we were struggling. Mum was very brave, and she did try to manage living at home, and as a family, we had put everything in place to try and keep her at home for

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In February 2023, at the age of 94 my mum was diagnosed with bowel cancer. Before my mum went into care, we were struggling. Mum was very brave, and she did try to manage living at home, and as a family, we had put everything in place to try and keep her at home for

King William Resident Enjoys Dream Private Cinema Experience

King William Resident Gillian Enjoys Dream Private Cinema Experience Ashmere’s King William Care Home worked in collaboration with Heanor Park Care Home to fulfil Gillian’s wish of a private cinema experience. Gillian is known for her love of the colour pink and had expressed her deep desire to watch the latest Barbie movie. Staff at

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King William Resident Gillian Enjoys Dream Private Cinema Experience Ashmere’s King William Care Home worked in collaboration with Heanor Park Care Home to fulfil Gillian’s wish of a private cinema experience. Gillian is known for her love of the colour pink and had expressed her deep desire to watch the latest Barbie movie. Staff at

Connie, 91-Year-Old Resident, Fulfills Heartwarming Dream of Tending Bar at The Mundy Arms Pub, Heanor

Condor Park resident, Connie, took a trip down memory lane as she stepped back into her past by going behind the counter and pulling a pint at The Mundy Arms, in Heanor. Connie sparkled with joy as she embraced the familiar atmosphere of the pub she once called her workplace. Connie’s dream of revisiting her

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Condor Park resident, Connie, took a trip down memory lane as she stepped back into her past by going behind the counter and pulling a pint at The Mundy Arms, in Heanor. Connie sparkled with joy as she embraced the familiar atmosphere of the pub she once called her workplace. Connie’s dream of revisiting her

A Spectacular Christmas Multi-Home Event Delights Ashmere residents with Performances, Zoo Animals, and Santa’s Arrival

In a heartwarming display of community spirit, at our spectacular Ashmere Christmas multi-home event took place yesterday, leaving both residents and staff filled with joy and holiday cheer. The Christmas event had performances from live acts, a visit from a mini zoo, and the much-anticipated arrival of Mr. and Mrs. Claus. The event, which took place

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In a heartwarming display of community spirit, at our spectacular Ashmere Christmas multi-home event took place yesterday, leaving both residents and staff filled with joy and holiday cheer. The Christmas event had performances from live acts, a visit from a mini zoo, and the much-anticipated arrival of Mr. and Mrs. Claus. The event, which took place

Valley Lodge’s Carefully Crafted Christmas Tree Steals Spotlight in Local News!

We are thrilled to see Valley Lodge’s knitted Christmas tree receiving the recognition it truly deserves! The weekly knitting sessions with our residents and staff has brought so much joy to everyone involved. Click here to read full story

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We are thrilled to see Valley Lodge’s knitted Christmas tree receiving the recognition it truly deserves! The weekly knitting sessions with our residents and staff has brought so much joy to everyone involved. Click here to read full story

Ashmere’s Managing Director, David Poxton, Wins East Midlands Care Employer Award

David Poxton, the Managing Director of Ashmere, has won the East Midlands Care Employer Award.  This award means so much to us as it celebrates our commitment to care and our ability to deliver an excellent service. The award is given to employers that are able to demonstrate considerable acumen and entrepreneurial flair whilst at the

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David Poxton, the Managing Director of Ashmere, has won the East Midlands Care Employer Award.  This award means so much to us as it celebrates our commitment to care and our ability to deliver an excellent service. The award is given to employers that are able to demonstrate considerable acumen and entrepreneurial flair whilst at the

Ashmere Derbyshire wary extends an invitation to those spending Christmas alone to join them for Christmas Dinner

At Ashmere Derbyshire, we understand the significance of community and the adverse effects of loneliness on an individual’s well-being. That’s why we frequently organize community events to foster connection among local residents. This Christmas, we extend a heartfelt invitation to those spending the day alone to join us for a joyous Christmas Day lunch at

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At Ashmere Derbyshire, we understand the significance of community and the adverse effects of loneliness on an individual’s well-being. That’s why we frequently organize community events to foster connection among local residents. This Christmas, we extend a heartfelt invitation to those spending the day alone to join us for a joyous Christmas Day lunch at

Residents of Valley Lodge Take Part In Matlock’s Christmas Parade

What an enchanting evening it was! We were delighted to have our residents and staff from Valley Lodge take part in the Matlock Christmas Parade! It brought us great joy to be able to sponsor such a festive and heartwarming event! By loading the video, you agree to YouTube’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always

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What an enchanting evening it was! We were delighted to have our residents and staff from Valley Lodge take part in the Matlock Christmas Parade! It brought us great joy to be able to sponsor such a festive and heartwarming event! By loading the video, you agree to YouTube’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always

Residents Enjoy Hydrotherapy Session

Today, our residents had the opportunity to go for a rejuvenating swimming session at the local hydrotherapy pool. Witnessing the joy everyone experienced as they immersed themselves in the water was truly heartwarming. We look forward to many more hydrotherapy sessions! Why hydrotherapy? Hydrotherapy, also known as water therapy, provides numerous benefits that include: 1.

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Today, our residents had the opportunity to go for a rejuvenating swimming session at the local hydrotherapy pool. Witnessing the joy everyone experienced as they immersed themselves in the water was truly heartwarming. We look forward to many more hydrotherapy sessions! Why hydrotherapy? Hydrotherapy, also known as water therapy, provides numerous benefits that include: 1.

New Garden Development at Codnor Park

Introducing our latest project: new enclosed garden at Codnor Park Care Home! Scheduled for completion in August 2023. The development of the enclosed garden at Codnor Park Care Home stems from our awareness of the positive impact that outdoor environments have on overall well-being of our residents. We are proud to demonstrate our commitment to

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Introducing our latest project: new enclosed garden at Codnor Park Care Home! Scheduled for completion in August 2023. The development of the enclosed garden at Codnor Park Care Home stems from our awareness of the positive impact that outdoor environments have on overall well-being of our residents. We are proud to demonstrate our commitment to

Menopause Awareness

Ashmere Derbyshire Limited have teamed up with Menopause Organisation ‘Henpicked’ to work towards becoming a Menopause Friendly Organisation. With Menopause Advocates trained and now in place, we are starting our journey to make a change.  With 91% of our workforce being female we wanted to be able to support our employees through their own menopause

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Ashmere Derbyshire Limited have teamed up with Menopause Organisation ‘Henpicked’ to work towards becoming a Menopause Friendly Organisation. With Menopause Advocates trained and now in place, we are starting our journey to make a change.  With 91% of our workforce being female we wanted to be able to support our employees through their own menopause

Ashmere’s Residents Enjoy A Trip To Cleethorpes

Ashmere is extremely proud to announce an employee has won a national award at the Great British Care Awards 2020!

Joy Tompson, who works at The Firs Care Home with Nursing as a domestic assistant won the award for ancillary worker of the year for her fantastic efforts inside and outside of work to make resident’s lives extra special.

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Ashmere is extremely proud to announce an employee has won a national award at the Great British Care Awards 2020!

Joy Tompson, who works at The Firs Care Home with Nursing as a domestic assistant won the award for ancillary worker of the year for her fantastic efforts inside and outside of work to make resident’s lives extra special.