Residents Entertainment & Activities


Here at Croft House we have an extensive program of activities for our residents. As well as activities organised by our staff we have many outside entertainers who visit us on a weekly or two weekly basis.  Croft House owns its own minibus which regularly takes residents out on trips.  We also employ an activities coordinator every weekday morning.

Entertainment includes:-

  • Music 4 Health with Richard - interactive music including classical jazz, every other Monday.
  • Weekly tea dance - Sutton Village Hall, every Thursday afternoon.
  • Armchair exercise - based in the middle lounge, every other Monday.
  • Weekly coffee morning - Eastburn Church, every Tuesday afternoon.
  • Saxophonist Neil - classic saxophone tunes, every other Thursday.
  • Canal trips from Skipton - run by SCAD, 6 per year.
  • Foot massages with Deborah are available every other Thursday.
  • Bus trips - Tuesday afternoons.
  • Trips to Supermarkets, Bingo and Garden Centres/Nurseries - in the mini bus.
  • Andy Wiseman Tribute Singer.
  • Accordion player.
  • Regular visits from farm animals.
  • Bentley the Golden Retriever visits every other Saturday as part of the Pets for Therapy scheme.
  • Activities with Eastburn Primary School.
  • Community Activities within Sutton and Eastburn include; amateur dramatics, local fairs, coffee mornings and activities with the local Primary School and at Eastburn Methodist Chapel.
  • A private carer is available on a Monday and Wednesday morning to drive residents out to nearby Ilkley, Skipton or Keighley for a visit to a coffee shop or little stroll. Charges for this activity are £12.50 per session.

Activities include:

Other activities where the staff try and include the residents are:

  • Folding washing
  • Sorting socks
  • Cleaning Brasses
  • Cleaning wheelchairs
  • Helping set up in the dining room
  • Helping clean table mats in the dining room
  • Dusting
  • Polishing
  • Helping with teas and coffees
  • Vegetable preparation
  • Garden activities
  • Hanging washing out
  • Pet therapy
  • Planting seeds inside
  • Going through personal photo albums
  • Tending to plants
  • Talking books
  • Manicures

To contact Giles and Victoria Bateman at Croft House Care Home:

Call 01535 654989

Email info@crofthousecarehome.co.uk

Or visit us on Main Road, Eastburn, BD20 7SJ

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Proud to be rated as "Outstanding in Care"By the Care Quality Commission!

Residents Entertainment & Activities


Here at Croft House we have an extensive program of activities for our residents. As well as activities organised by our staff we have many outside entertainers who visit us on a weekly or two weekly basis.  Croft House owns its own minibus which regularly takes residents out on trips.  We also employ an activities coordinator every weekday morning.

Entertainment includes:-

  • Music 4 Health with Richard - interactive music including classical jazz, every other Monday.
  • Weekly tea dance - Sutton Village Hall, every Thursday afternoon.
  • Armchair exercise - based in the middle lounge, every other Monday.
  • Weekly coffee morning - Eastburn Church, every Tuesday afternoon.
  • Saxophonist Neil - classic saxophone tunes, every other Thursday.
  • Canal trips from Skipton - run by SCAD, 6 per year.
  • Foot massages with Deborah are available every other Thursday.
  • Bus trips - Tuesday afternoons.
  • Trips to Supermarkets, Bingo and Garden Centres/Nurseries - in the mini bus.
  • Andy Wiseman Tribute Singer.
  • Accordion player.
  • Regular visits from farm animals.
  • Bentley the Golden Retriever visits every other Saturday as part of the Pets for Therapy scheme.
  • Activities with Eastburn Primary School.
  • Community Activities within Sutton and Eastburn include; amateur dramatics, local fairs, coffee mornings and activities with the local Primary School and at Eastburn Methodist Chapel.
  • A private carer is available on a Monday and Wednesday morning to drive residents out to nearby Ilkley, Skipton or Keighley for a visit to a coffee shop or little stroll. Charges for this activity are £12.50 per session.

 

 

Activities include:

Other activities where the staff try and include the residents are:

  • Folding washing
  • Sorting socks
  • Cleaning Brasses
  • Cleaning wheelchairs
  • Helping set up in the dining room
  • Helping clean table mats in the dining room
  • Dusting
  • Polishing
  • Helping with teas and coffees
  • Vegetable preparation
  • Garden activities
  • Hanging washing out
  • Pet therapy
  • Planting seeds inside
  • Going through personal photo albums
  • Tending to plants
  • Talking books
  • Manicures

 

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