Entries by Jenna Bethell

Staying Active and Engaged!

As we venture in to our third week of lock down across the country due to the current Pandemic sweeping the nation, the staff team are continuing to deliver exceptional daily care and engaging activities to all the residents. As we have had to restrict the visitors to Blair House and the daily outings for […]

Huskies Visit Blair House

Many of the residents at Blair House have a passion and love for animals, as such I am sure you will have seen many photographs of their beloved lop-eared rabbit that lives in the garden in a hutch and play area designed and made by the residents themselves. The staff team also organise frequent in […]

PJs and Baking

The residents and staff at Blair House are always looking for ways in which they can support their local charities, this month they chose to support Children in Need. After some consideration, residents decided they would like to raise money by having a PJ day. The staff all took part and together they had a […]

Trick or Treat!

October 2019 was a busy month for the residents of Blair House, they started their Halloween preparations and also had a jam packed schedule for days out in the local area! Residents enjoyed carving their pumpkins and getting dressed up ready for their Halloween party. The catering team served a spooky themed buffet for everyone […]

Christmas! Master Chef and Activities

Venturi Healthcare recently held their second “Master Chef” style competition for the seven care homes within the group. It was an excellent opportunity for our Chefs to showcase their impressive culinary skills and the Activity Coordinators wowed us with their festive table settings for Christmas Day. For many of us, home-cooked food in a warm, […]

Blair House – Annual Care Awards

Venturi Health Care Group recognise the importance of celebrating excellence within care, we want to ensure the extraordinary lengths our staff team go to within each of our homes is acknowledged and rewarded. As such, the company has recently rolled out a new initiative, the “Annual Care Awards” which recognises individuals who go to extraordinary […]

Croquet in the Sunshine

The sun has been shining over Blair House Care Home and the staff and Residents did not waste anytime putting on their sun hats and shorts to play some games in the garden.  The croquet game was a lovely way to play away the afternoon with some Residents becoming a little competitive. The Activities Coordinator […]

World Mental Health Day – Raising Awareness

The 10th October 2017 marks an anniversary, where  we all come together to celebrate World Mental Health Day together for the 25th time! In 1992 the World Federation for Mental Health founded the awareness day and word has spread far and wide that we should be raising the awareness of mental health. Blair House and […]

Sun Flowers Blossoming at Blair House

Blair House Care Home, Southport have skipped in to summer with their annual sun flower competition which has seen the competitive sides soar for both residents and staff alike. We now wait eagerly in anticipation for some lovely weather to aid all of our competitors. The aim of the competition is to see who can grow the tallest, […]

Indoor Activities for a Rainy Day

Venturi Health Care Groups, Blair House Care Home in Southport does not always have clear skies and sunshine, therefore it is important to ensure that  stimulating activities are arranged indoors as well as day trips out and about. February was a particularly wet and rainy month so our dedicated Activity Co-ordinator Sue set about organising […]