On Sunday 8th November at 11:00 Byker Hall held a Remembrance Service in honour of the members of the armed forces who died in the line of duty. Michael Brooke, a retired veteran who holds a special place in his heart for Byker Hall held the service within our car park. Our staff came out … Continued
At Byker Hall we had a very enjoyable time celebrating Halloween! We had a week packed full of activities with a spooky twist. Not only this but we celebrated with a a Halloween party with hair raising costumes worn by our staff. Even our meals had a twist for Halloween!
We got ourselves some lovely cuddly new residents at Byker Hall this week as part of our Animal Assisted Therapy programme. Introducing Frank, Harvey, Dexter and Errol! Our new guinea pigs. Animal Assisted Therapy allows residents to cuddle and bond with our furry friends, which can help boost their mood, self-esteem and stop them feeling isolated. It has been found … Continued
For the first time this week residents of Byker Hall Care Home in Newcastle were able to enjoy the sunshine on a brand new, purpose built sun terrace. We do get sunshine here in Newcastle occasionally! and everyone, staff and residents alike, were really happy. One of ladies commented “there’s nothing better than feeling the warmth … Continued