St. Georges Blog

St Georges’ got talent

St Georges’ got talent

Posted on 20/05/2019

Thank you to the staff that made the effort and joined in the fun of our St Georges Got Talent evening. The guest judges did a magnificent job of spotting new talent amongst us. Even Elvis made an appearance. At St Georges we believe that providing care means being a companion, not a superior. It […]

Millom Infants School

Millom Infants School

Posted on 03/04/2019

You may have seen ‘Old Peoples Home for 4 year-olds’ on TV on Channel 4 recently, where a retirement village invited a class of local infant school children to come to visit with the residents as the government and a number of health professionals now believe that the young and the very old can actually […]

Digni-Tea

Digni-Tea

Posted on 14/02/2019

https://www.nwemail.co.uk/news/17410690.old-and-young-come-together-at-care-home-tea-party/   On the 1st February 2019 we held a Digni-Tea for our residents and their families & friends at St Georges, with the support of the National Dignity Council. Please click on the link above to see what the North West Evening Mail had to say about it.

Halloween fun!

Halloween fun!

Posted on 01/11/2018

We have had lots of fun at Halloween at St Georges, we had little spooky visitors who came to ‘trick or treat’ us and our residents took part in the pumpkin carving competition. Our Trick or Treaters put a smile on the faces of our residents as they handed over their ‘treats’. The children came […]

Bear on the Square lunch

Bear on the Square lunch

Posted on 24/10/2018

On 16th October we made our way to ‘The Bear on the Square’ for our lunch. Staff and residents alike, were looking forward to sampling the delicious food they had on the menu. The fish and chips couldn’t have been better and all on our doorstep. We will definitely be returning. Thanks to all the […]

Member of Parliament visit

Member of Parliament visit

Posted on 29/08/2018

On the 23rd August, St Georges was visited by Trudy Harrison, the Conservative MP for our area.  Trudys visit was part of the NHS big birthday and believed that the care industry needed to be thanked for all its input with regards to the health and well-being of the elderly. While Trudy was here she […]

Another Italian Success!

Another Italian Success!

Posted on 18/07/2018

On the 17th of July our residents and guests attended our popular Italian pop up restaurant. The night was filled with laughs, drinks and amazing Italian food. The evening was very sociable and was enjoyed by residents, families and friends alike. Our wonderful team led by our new manager Julie and volunteers Elaine and Nicola […]

Work experience success

Work experience success

Posted on 30/04/2018

At St Georges we always try to play an active part in the community and often receive requests from the local schools when 15-16 year old schoolchildren are required to take part in work experience, to give them a taste of what to expect when they leave school. Our latest work experience candidate was Autumn […]

Great-Nanna Irene

Great-Nanna Irene

Posted on 25/04/2018

One of our residents – Irene, was blessed with a new member to her family recently, she gained a Great-Grandson. Of course she is over the moon with the new arrival and enjoyed lots of snuggles with him when her Grand-daughter and her partner came to visit. Congratulations to all the family.

Baby Boom!

Baby Boom!

Posted on 25/04/2018

Some may say there’s something in the water around Millom at present, as we have 3 members of our staff expecting babies in next few months. Natalies baby is due on 28th July, Gemmas is due on 31st July and Carolines is due on 10th August. I’m not sure about the patter of tiny feet […]