The event at Woodlands Care Home Beacon Road Crowborough TN6 1UD. It hosted by Lizzie Gurr Communications & Engagement Officer for Sussex Housing and Care who run Woodlands which is a 39-room care home for older people of Crowborough and the surrounding area.
Sussex Housing Care run a number of care homes in Sussex as a not-for-profit provider.
Sussex Housing and Care are members/part of the Wealden Dementia Action Alliance represented by Amanda Hodge. Amanda is a regular at the Community Café’s and various other Dementia Action Alliance events and meetings.
The event was to celebrate National Care Home week with a focus on connecting care homes with the local community. It was a hand printing event where residents and guests had their hands painted and printed on to a canvas/masterpiece which is to be hung in the resident’s lounge at Woodlands.
In attendance were Crowborough Rotary Club members Graham Bucksey and Annick King.