Nutritional Therapy at Nellsar Care Homes
Meet Leni Wood – Nellsar Care Homes’ Nutritional Therapist. “Acknowledging the kitchen as the medicine cabinet”, Nellsar is one of the first Care Home groups to employ a Nutritional Therapist and introduce individual consultations and Nutritional Champions in all Homes putting the holistic and nutritional health of their residents first. A combination of nature and science, Nutritional Therapy is extremely important to the elderly, particularly those in Residential Care with Dementia or specific health conditions or illnesses. It is Nellsar’s mission to maintain our residents’ health and well-being.
Activities at Hengist Field Care Centre
Jackie Dryden, Hengist Field Care Centre’s Activities CoOrdinator, talks about the wide variety of Activities on offer for residents of the Home. From regular Exercise Classes and Coffee Mornings, to live musical Entertainers and trips outside the Home to the local Craft Centre for lunch, there is something for everyone.
Bill and Ann’s personal story
Listen to a touching story about one of our residents Ann, and her husband Bill. Bill and Ann have been married for 55 years and they speak about how Ann settled in to life at Hengist Field Care Centre when she moved in, in January 2014, and what they feel about the Home
Dementia Care at Hengist Field Care Home
Listen to Graham Hardy speak about the Dementia Care services at Hengist Field Care Home in Kent, Sittingbourne and its affiliations with other organisations. The Care Home is purpose built and the layout on the Dementia floor was specifically created for individuals with Dementia, including memory boxes and tactile areas along the corridors to help with orientation.
Person Centred Care at Hengist Field Care Home
Hear from a Hengist Field Care Home Nurse about Person Centred Care and what it means to residents of the Care Home. Care staff take time to get to know the likes and dislikes of each resident when they first move in, and throughout their time at Hengist Field. Everyone is treated as an individual, and like part of a family.
Food and Dining at Hengist Field Care Home
Food at Hengist Field Care Home in Kent, Sittingbourne is sourced and prepared to ensure our residents enjoyment and optimum health. Balanced, nutritious meals are freshly prepared on the premises daily. Combined with a choice of areas to dine in, Hengist Field Care Home provides its residents with an altogether wonderful dining experience.
Interactive Me and their bespoke online memory boxes
Interactive Me is a brand new online tool used to create bespoke memory boxes as a valuable person-centred care tool for our elderly residents or those with Dementia. Hear from Sam Dondi-Smith, Occupational Therapist and founder of Interactive Me, Nellsar’s Managing Director and two of our residents and their families as to how this wonderful one-to-one tool works. Visit the Interactive Me website, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Nellsar today and set up an online memory box for your loved one.
An Introduction to Hengist Field Care Home
Take a look at Hengist Field Care Home and its state of the art design and facilities. Hear from Nellsar’s Managing Director, Martin Barrett, as well as a relative of one of the residents, and residents themselves. This video showcases what life is like at Hengist Field Care Home in Kent, Sittingbounre..