Walsham Grange has made the headlines in the local paper for our amazing recent transformation-: Staff at a care home are celebrating after a remarkable turnaround in which it has gone from being placed in special measures last year to being rated good in its latest Care Quality Commission report. Walsham Grange in North Walsham was taken out of special measures earlier this year and has now sufficiently improved to be given a good overall… Read More
CQC latest inspection at Nightingale Care Home receives a “Good” in all areas! The team at our Nightingale Care Home in Welborne, Norfolk have welcomed a “good” in all areas Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection rating. Angela Newsome manager of the care home near Norwich says “We are delighted with the report. As a team, we share a passion for good care and I am delighted that this has been recognised by the inspector.” The… Read More
Welcome back! How wonderful to see some sunshine, and with it the anticipation of longer, warmer days to come. Here at Nightingale Care Home we celebrated a very special birthday last week: On Tuesday, John turned 90! Here you can see him with his wife as Emily brought the cake to him. To mark such a special birthday, I decided to have a chat with John’s wife Isobel to find out a little of his… Read More
Hello again! Spring is on its way, hoorah! Bringing with it beautiful drifts of snowdrops to the peaceful garden at Nightingale Care Home. But who is this lady (or gentleman?) surveying the landscape from an elevated position? I am often asked this question when I show people around the home, but I haven’t yet found out. If you know if the figure-or what she’s standing on has any significance, please let me know! As you… Read More
Meet the Nightingales SPOTLIGHT ON THE NIGHTINGALES! I thought you may like to meet the team here at Nightingale Care Home, so this week I will introduce you to Steve and Lorna. Steve is a Care Assistant, but for 10 years he was on the road as a lorry driver! In 2011 he decided to make a lifestyle change and moved to Norfolk with his Mother. Sadly she became ill with Cancer, and seeing the… Read More
Festive Fundraising At Nightingale Care Home we start 2016 with a healthy balance in our Resident Comfort Fund, thanks to the generosity of our visitors and staff
Here in Norfolk this year at our lovely Walsham Grange Care Home, we put on our festive jumpers to support Text Santa Christmas Jumper Day. Three charities, Macmillan, Make A Wish and Save the Children benefit from the money we raised on the day.