Remembrance Day: Clive Blackman, Soaring Wings in the Sky

A Day of Remembrance 11th November marks a Day of Remembrance, as the country remembers the contributions of all servicemen and women who have fallen in wars for our freedom.... Read more

World Vegan Month: Always a Choice at Heanton Nursing Home

What is life without choice? We all make choices every day that enrich our lives. What shall I watch on the TV? What shoes shall I wear? What colour shall... Read more

Britain’s Got Talent star Sirine Jahangir sends special thank you to Heanton Nursing Home

Sirine Jahangir, the fourteen-year-old singing sensation has sent her well wishes to everyone at Heanton Nursing Home near Braunton. The vocalist, who was a semi-finalist on the show ‘Britain’s Got... Read more

World Alzheimer’s Month: Snowdon Fundraiser

The central support team for Heanton Nursing Home, Devon have raised £1500 climbing the tallest peak in England and Wales in aid of Alzheimer’s awareness. The team who are a... Read more

Roy Collins: An Inspiration to North Devon’s Creative Community

National Day of the Arts in Care Homes National Day of the Arts in Care Homes takes place on the 24th September and this year’s theme is ‘Creative Communities.’ Roy... Read more

World Alzheimer’s Day: Let’s talk about Loneliness

The 21st of September is World Alzheimer’s Day, and the 2020 theme is, ‘Let’s talk about Dementia.’ Research has shown that people who live with a dementia are at a... Read more

Nurses Year 2020: The Returning Matron

Maureen Marsh or Mo is a former nurse who used to call Heanton Nursing Home her place of work, now it is a place that she calls home. Since moving... Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020: An Anxious Perspective

I’m not good enough. Why did I do that? I’m wasting your time. What I’ve done is rubbish. I’ve done it wrong. They don’t believe me. Why did I say... Read more

Heanton Nursing Home comes together to raise awareness for Wear it Pink Day

Family members and the team at Heanton Nursing Home took part in ‘wear it pink’ on Friday 18th October to help raise awareness (and funds) for breast cancer. The ‘wear... Read more