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Mental Health Awareness Week: Why kindness is good for the mind

With this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week (18-24 May) focusing on the power and potential of kin...

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10 ways to make family video calls more fun

We have been supporting our residents and care teams throughout the lockdown. As we continue to keep...

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The amazing health benefits of a 30-minute walk

It is no secret that walking is good for us. Right now, millions of us have been getting used to a s...

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Surprise food parcels and Easter eggs delivered to care home teams

The Encore Care Homes Management Team surprised staff across our four care homes today with over 400...

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Six reasons to take vitamin C

Many of us will reach for the vitamin C if we’ve caught a cold, or want to avoid getting one. But no...

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Homeless boxes donated by residents and families at Great Oaks

We decided to help rough sleepers after speaking with Deacon Suzie Viana of Bournemouth Methodist Ch...

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Encore Festive Music Video Competition

We asked them to use their creativity and sense of fun to film a festive video in the homes. They co...

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Festive Encore Excursions

Fairmile Grange had a wonderful trip out to Stewarts Garden Centre. The very kind people at Deric-Sc...

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Great Oaks care home teams up with St. Andrew’s Church to spread festive cheer

  St. Andrew’s Church joined Great Oaks in the morning to get to know some of the residents ove...