The Seaton Celebrates Pride Month

The sun shone for a barbecue and fun day at The Seaton in support of Pride Month. Home Administration Manager, Kelly Boweren, said the event was held to celebrate The Seaton’s inclusive culture – and to make the most of the hot weather. Pride Month is dedicated to celebrating LGBTQ+ communities around the world.

Sefton Hall Hosts Dog Show

Sefton Hall

Sefton Hall is holding its own version of Crufts in aid of a local charity which provides therapy dogs. The event will take place on Saturday, 25th June. There will be prizes for the winners of classes including ‘The Waggiest Tail ‘and the ‘Dog Most Like Its Owner.’ Please see the attached flyer for more … Read more

Old Rectory Jubilee Celebrations

The Old Rectory planted a cherry tree in honour of the Platinum Jubilee, as part of the Queen’s Green Canopy. The initiative has been encouraging businesses, charities, and individuals to plant trees to mark Her Majesty’s 70 years on the throne and as a legacy for future generations. The sapling bears a plaque supplied by … Read more

The Seaton Jubilee Party

The sun shone for The Seaton’s Jubilee celebration, held in the grounds of the home. Residents, their families and friends enjoyed a lavish afternoon tea and a Royal-themed quiz. And staff member Jenny Simpson, added to the fun by dressing up as Her Majesty The Queen.

Eden House Training

We are delighted to have held our first training day at our newly opened facility, Eden House in Dawlish. This bespoke centre will be providing training for all Southern Healthcare employees and residential courses for other care home staff across the country in Eden UK and other person-centered philosophies, such as the Butterfly and Dragonfly … Read more

Muriel’s 103rd birthday

“On the 27th of April, we celebrated the lovely Muriel’s 103rd birthday here at the Old Rectory. What an achievement and an inspiration to us all after beating Covid last year. Muriel is loved by everyone here  – staff, residents and visitors. Without a doubt, she will always manage to put a smile on someone’s face. Happy 103rd Birthday … Read more

Devon care home provider says bridges need to be built post-pandemic.

Geoffrey Cox Llb

Trust urgently needs to be repaired between the government and the care industry after the ‘scandalously wrong’ decision to discharge patients untested for Covid into care homes at the start of the pandemic. That is the view of the Managing Director of Southern Healthcare, Geoffrey Cox, who runs four highly rated and award-winning care homes … Read more

Generous donation of easter eggs by Seaton Town FC

Residents and staff at The Seaton were delighted to be presented with a selection of Easter eggs by a local football club. The chocolate treats were donated by players at Seaton Town FC and presented to the home by representatives from the ladies’ and men’s teams. Home manager, Emma Seal, commented: “This was a fabulous … Read more