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It’s been a challenging eleven months for care homes and their residents as we strive to keep everyone happy and entertained when outings aren’t possible and visiting is challenging. To help us ensure there is always something fun and enjoyable going on in the home,...

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Reminiscing about Lincoln Cathedral

Rachel, our resident artist, has created three beautiful paintings of Lincoln cathedral to decorate one of our hallways. Residents chose paintings of the cathedral as the most prominent feature of the Lincoln skyline and a breath-taking building they remember from...

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Looking Forward in 2021

BBC Radio Lincolnshire invited Elizabeth, the Director of Bernadette House, to join their breakfast show to discuss what she and Bernadette House were looking forward to in 2021. As the broadcast coincided with the announcement that GPs in Lincolnshire had received...

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By Popular Demand … Joyce is Back on the Radio

Our lovely resident Joyce, who celebrated her 100th birthday in April at the start of lockdown, was so popular with BBC Radio Lincolnshire listeners that the station asked to revisit her this Christmas. Joyce was only too delighted to have another chat with Melvyn....

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Covid Secure Visitor Pod

As the pandemic continues and it remains unsafe for us to invite family and friends into our home, we have built a covid secure visitor pod in the garden. The pod provides a safe indoor space for residents to meet relatives when the weather prevents outdoor visits....

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Grand Larceny

This morning, Brendan, our gardener, reported that a grand theft had occurred overnight as ALL!!!! the crocuses around the patio had been dug up.... prime suspects involved the squirrel community, but they were tight lipped and sticking together. All the staff found...

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Poppies for Remembrance

Rachel, our resident artist, has once again stunned us with her beautiful artwork. She has painted three beautiful poppy canvases to brighten the home. Art is important to us all in how it makes us think, feel and connect and this is even more important for those with...

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A Big Welcome to Helen

We’re delighted to let you know that Helen has taken on the role as bookkeeper for Bernadette House following Vanessa’s retirement. Helen has many years accounting experience and will be responsible for financial administration and payroll. She can be contacted on the...

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Garden Art

As autumn is approaching, residents wanted to combine their love of painting with a colourful garden. Local artist, Rachel Rogers, inspired residents to paint brightly coloured tiles that will keep colour in the expansive garden even as many of the summer flowers...

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Covid-19 Social Distancing Visiting Policy

This policy & procedure is to cover social distancing visits for residents during Covid-19. Policy & Procedure We understand the importance of maintaining contact with loved ones during the Covid-19 pandemic, but we also recognise the need to protect residents...

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