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News and stories from Abbeyfield. Discover the latest on age and ageing – from what's hitting the headlines, to stories from our homes and residents.

Leading the way to care excellence

Leading the way to care excellence

Team Leader of Cunningham House, Michelle tells us all about her journey working with Abbeyfield over the past three and a half years; from work to study and more.

25/10/2021
Menopause at Work

Menopause at Work

The workforce in the UK is getting older; 8 in 10 menopausal women are in work. We believe in talking about menopause more openly in the workplace, and giving individuals the confidence and knowledge to seek or offer support.

18/10/2021
Let's Talk About Menopause

Let's Talk About Menopause

It’s important to raise awareness and encourage open conversations about menopause – will you join us on our mission this World Menopause Day? Find out more as we talk all things menopause.

16/10/2021
How to: Vicki's spooktacular papier-mâché bowl

How to: Vicki's spooktacular papier-mâché bowl

Community Engagement Manager, Vicki Gillow, shares her step-by-step guide to creating your own spooktacular papier-mâché bowl this Halloween.

14/10/2021
A Guide to Successful Retirement Planning

A Guide to Successful Retirement Planning

Enjoy your retirement years by planning ahead - ensure you’re prepared with our handy guide to successful retirement planning.

08/10/2021
Introducing our new CEO, Paul Tennant

Introducing our new CEO, Paul Tennant

We are pleased to announce the appointment of our new Chief Executive Officer, Paul Tennant.

30/09/2021
The Remarkable Life of John Flanner

The Remarkable Life of John Flanner

Resident of Hampton House, John Flanner MBE is a man with a life-changing story that has the power to revolutionize your life, transform your work environment, and turn your view of diversity and equality on its head.

19/08/2021
Vicki's guide to creating magnificent mosaics

Vicki's guide to creating magnificent mosaics

Community Engagement Manager (West) Vicki Gillow shows us how to use ceramic tiles and grout to make a mosaic.

13/08/2021
Peter gives his time come rain or shine

Peter gives his time come rain or shine

Peter Robinson, a resident at Abbeyfield Court in Locks Heath, has given 50 years to help UK charity fighting global poverty, Christian Aid.

12/08/2021

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