Together, making moments matter
Resident Andre will be celebrating his 101st birthday at Encore's Great Oaks care home.

Great Oaks resident, 101, enjoys a dance to live music at his birthday party

We were thrilled to celebrate Andre’s 101st birthday last week which saw him have a dance alon...

Residents at Encore Care Homes Fairmile Grange in Christchurch celebrated the opening of their new bar The Merry Fairmilers after money was raised from a sponsored silence by Kim Butters, Wellbeing Manager

Encore Care Home residents clink glasses at in-house bar after sponsored silence fundraiser

Care home residents at Fairmile Grange in Christchurch can enjoy a drink from their own fully-stocke...

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Palliative Care Nurse: What they do & how to become one

Lynne Hagon, Registered General Nurse and Clinical Lead at Great Oaks, an Encore care home, explains...

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What is holistic care in palliative care?

Lynne Hagon, Registered General Nurse and Clinical Lead at Great Oaks, an Encore care home, explains...

Rita's short summer stay at encore care homes

Care home resident praises staff as Encore Care Homes launches short summer stay initiative

One of our fantastic care home residents has spoken about how much she loves one of our care homes i...

short summer stays and respite at encore care homes

Encore Care Homes providing summer short stays for older Dorset and Hampshire residents

We are pleased to be able to host summer short stays for older people to receive personalised respit...

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What is respite care & how does it work?

Find out more about Respite Care in our helpful blog that covers what respite care is, and answers s...

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Great Oaks chef champions Nutrition and Hydration Awareness Week

In recognition of Nutrition and Hydration Awareness Week, which takes place from 14 to 20 June 2021,...

Encore Care Homes Rapid Response Team

Encore Care Homes launches 24/7 Rapid Response Team for older people in a care crisis

We are pleased to announce that we have launched the UK’s first care home Rapid Response Team (RRT) ...