Children from Little Rascals Day Nursery in Worthing are enjoying play dates with a difference as they spend time getting to know residents at a nearby care home.
These weekly visits are hopefully the start of some new friendships with people living at St George’s Lodge Residential Care Home in Chesswood Road.
Similar to the TV programme Old People’s Home for Four Year Olds on Channel 4, residents sang along to nursery rhymes, helped with arts and crafts and played fun games with the children from the nursery, which is on ...
Dottie is a registered therapy dog who has been coming to visit us for the last few weeks.
Dottie and her owner Lucie have been visiting residents in the lounge and also in their rooms. Dottie’s job is to make people feel better, healthier and happier. Pet therapy is used to promote health and healing for people of any age range or health condition. It has been proven to lift spirits, decreases feelings of isolation and encourages communication. Dottie will be back to visit us regularly.
St Georges Lodge
Residential Care Home