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It’s smiles all round for Perth care home as lockdown eases and hospitality opens up

Pizza Express in Perth visited Balhousie North Inch and North Grove, located at the city’s North Inch park, to mark hospitality re-opening with a donation of 30 pizzas for residents and staff. Restaurant Manager Pauline Hutton and Senior Chef Piotr Petrecki also gifted vouchers to their restaurant.

Care home residents make the most of lockdown easing with outings and family get-togethers

Care home residents make the most of lockdown easing with outings and family get-togethers

Care facility finds a way to keep up its love for live music thanks to Crieff musician

There may still be restrictions on gigs and other performances, but for one care facility in Perthshire the fun of live music continues even a year after lockdown.

Perthshire care home resident celebrates 100th birthday

A Perthshire care home resident who participates in weekly exercise classes is celebrated her 100th birthday.

Balhousie Care praises staff and warns of long-lasting impact and cost of COVID

Balhousie Care Group says impact on staff, residents and relatives continues, warns of long-lasting impact on care sector and reveals extra business costs of more than £500,000

Balhousie Dalnaglar care home welcomes new manager with strong links to Crieff

Residents at Balhousie Dalnaglar care home in Crieff have a new manager with strong connections to the Perthshire town.   Michelle Kinmont brings a wealth of...

Dundee chef continues teaching life skills through lockdown

A Dundee chef has not let the lockdown stop him continuing to teach life skills to children in foster care.   Prior to the Coronavirus pandemic,...

Pitlochry resident – 98 years young and still learning

Meet George Greig – 98 years young and still learning. This popular resident of Balhousie Pitlochry care home is so busy he has even...

National awareness week shines a light on the care industry – #GladtoCare

The award-winning Balhousie Care Group took part in a national awareness week dedicated to celebrating those who work in the care sector.   #GladtoCare Awareness Week,...

‘Artist-in-resident’ Gordon brings his creativity to Perthshire care home

Bringing a whole new meaning to the idea of an artist-in-residence, a care home resident has been getting creative in Auchterarder.   Gordon Webster, who lives...

Kind-hearted Dundee singer serenades residents at Arbroath care home

A Tayside musician sang for residents at an Arbroath care home this afternoon in a live ‘gig in the garden’.   Performing at Balhousie Antiquary care...

Perthshire care home buries Time Capsule for future generations to learn about people’s experiences during Coronavirus Crisis

A Perthshire care home has created a Time Capsule to bury in the home’s gardens for future generations to discover and learn from.   Balhousie Luncarty...

Putting smiley faces back into social care eases residents unease

Staff at Balhousie Luncarty care home in Perthshire have come up with a thoughtful way to help residents feel at ease during the Coronavirus...

Months of mixed messages, mismanagement and missed opportunities- Care homes and COVID-19

Balhousie Care Group, the award-winning Scottish care provider, has revealed “three months of mixed messages, mismanagement and missed opportunities” as it lifts the lid...

Balhousie care home residents share their memories of VE Day

The 75th anniversary of VE Day, Victory in Europe, which marked the end of World War II was celebrated across the UK, last weekend. While...

Balhousie Care Group marks International Nurses Day

To honour the work of nurses the world over, International Nurses Day is celebrated every year on May 12th, Florence Nightingale’s birthday. To mark...

Delivery of free magazines is a welcome pick-me-up Balhousie Care Group residents

When magazine staff at publishing giant DC Thomson Media got wind of the fact that Balhousie Care Group residents were separated from their loved...

Dundee nursing home opens doors to foster care youths as part of drive to improve life skills

A Dundee chef has opened his door to local youths as part of a drive to improve the life skills of children in foster...

Balhousie care homes open their doors to battle loneliness

A group of award-winning care homes across Angus, Tayside and Perthshire opened their doors to people spending Christmas Day alone. Care homes from across Balhousie...

Balhousie Care scoops Perthshire business award

Balhousie Care Group has scooped an award celebrating the company’s growth at the Perthshire Chamber of Commerce Business Star Awards. The awards recognise the...

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