Crick Care Home in Caldicot welcomes new colleagues!

Here at Crick Care Home in Calidcot, its been a busy month!  We are super excited to introduce our 2 new activity assistants. Emily and Seren have joined the team and are already settling in meeting the residents.

Here are a few words from them,

“Hi I’m Emily, I’ll be 23 in December. I’m currently studying social sciences at Bristol college. This includes phycology, sociology and history. I love board games and family games nights! I am loving working at Crick Care Home! I am eager to get to know everyone and to bring some fun!”

Activities Co-Ordinator at Crick Care Home in Caldicott

“Hi my name is Seren, I’m 17 years old. I am a student at Caldicot sixth form studying chemistry, maths and biology. I love animals and spending time with family. I am very excited to work here and meet all the lovely residents.”

Big 100th Birthday Celebrations at Crick Care Home in Caldicot.

We got to celebrate some special birthdays this month, Irene turned 100 which brought a great afternoon of cake, party games and plenty of laughter.

Fossil Hunting at Crick Care Home

Here at Crick we celebrated world fossil day and spent time digging for diamonds, there was a great buzz in the air to see who could get there diamonds out first and who found the post. Irene did a great job and found a huge crystal.

Fossil Hunting at Crick Care Home In Caldicott


We have the technology!

Our technology learning continues to grow, and we are proving no matter our age or ability virtual gatherings are possible.  We are using our Echo’s Shows plus other online applications to stay in touch with our loved ones.  Please let us know if you would like to arrange a virtual visit.

Remembrance at Crick Care Home in Caldicot

At Crick we all spent time deciding what our remembrance display should have this year.  We were able to brighten up the reception area and the hair dressing area with our display. Adding coloured poppies, to remember those who meant a lot to us here at Crick.

Update on visits

Our visiting pod is due to begin being constructed next week.  We look forward to sharing the progress with you.

Christmas planning at Crick Care Home in Caldicot

Now we begin our Christmas planning – look out for lots of fun and festive activities.  Don’t forget to follow us on facebook! so like us if you can!

Take care and until next time, stay safe!!