Care house hosts hoedown throwdown extravaganza

Wild West involves Edinburgh care house for themed afternoon enjoyable

MUSIC-LOVING pensioners at an Edinburgh care house had been handled to a hoedown themed afternoon to rejoice the top of summer time with a efficiency from native musicians.

The devoted life-style workforce at Cramond Residence strapped on their cowboy boots and organised a rustic western celebration which noticed the house’s residents having fun with some themed dancing, snacks and music courtesy of native guitar gamers.  

A BBQ and a few summer time punch had been on the menu for lunch, whereas actions included a conga and conventional line dancing.

Alison Newton, Operations Supervisor on the 74-bedroom house, mentioned: “This was the primary time we’ve got hosted a hoedown and it’ll positively not be the final! Everybody concerned had an pleasant afternoon and it was an actual pleasure seeing so many completely satisfied faces.

“It was nice to have native musicians enjoying some nation classics from throughout the many years giving residents musical stimulation whereas serving to them to reminisce and socialise with others.

“We now have to say an enormous due to the approach to life workforce who’ve actually pulled out all of the stops with their deliberate actions and excursions to interact residents over the previous couple of months.

“Residents cherished collaborating in some conventional nation dancing and it was even nice to see some attendees donning cowboy hats and plaid shirts.”

The residence creates an setting that ensures residents proceed to stay attention-grabbing and fulfilling lives, with their wants on the coronary heart of all operations. Its tailor-made exercise programme combines luxurious resort residing with the reassuring feeling of being in your personal house.

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Alison continued: “After a turbulent few years, the workforce have actually labored onerous to provide you with a jam-packed calendar of occasions to completely have interaction with residents and produce a way of pleasure. To rejoice an important summer time, it appeared solely proper to finish August with a celebration.”

Cramond Residence gives top quality take care of as much as 74 residents providing a small-group residing idea in 9 homes, with all residents having fun with an distinctive vary of facilities and actions, scrumptious meals and bespoke care from a highly-trained workforce.

Costs on the house begin from £1,950 per week. To seek out out extra about Cramond Residence, go to: or contact [email protected].