News from Abbeyfield
Find out the latest news from across Abbeyfield.
2017 marks the fifth year of our partnership with worldwide tour operators Riviera Travel, and we’re absolutely delighted to be celebrating this continued relationship.
18 January 2017
On Wednesday November 16, HRH The Prince of Wales was treated to a special rendition of Happy Birthday, lead by singer and television presenter Aled Jones, with more than 180 guests at a reception at St James’s Palace.
17 November 2016
Abbeyfield’s ‘Breath of Fresh Air’ programme has been selected as a finalist for the ‘Best Dementia Training’ category in the National Dementia Care Awards 2016.
27 October 2016
Priests, deacons and seminarians from the Vatican visited the our Abbeyfield house in York on Saturday 17 September. The visitors from the Vatican are in the UK on their interfaith cricket tour of England.
19 September 2016
Abbeyfield The Dales have recently hosted visitors from Belgium at their Ilkley homes. A group of social workers and psychologists from a housing charity focused on ‘communal living’ were touring the UK and had great pleasure seeing and hearing about Abbeyfield and its good work.
31 August 2016
The topping out ceremony took place at our brand new £10 million care and dementia home at Bingley. The new home consists of 49 one and two-bedroom apartments, a dementia wing with 30 rooms for the care of residents and a community hub.
10 August 2016
The RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show starts today and Abbeyfield are proud to present our 'Breath of Fresh Air' sensory garden.
04 July 2016
Here's the 2nd edition of the Abbeyfield Voice - a quarterly magazine highlighting the latest news, events and activities from in and around Abbeyfield. We hope you enjoy reading it, and thank you to those who contributed.
30 June 2016
Abbeyfield staff at Cunningham House in Epping were delighted to win prestigious awards in 2 categories yesterday for their work on hydration as part of the Health Foundations PROSPER project.
23 June 2016
Abbeyfield are thrilled to announce that 24 of our homes have been shortlisted in the Sainsbury’s Local Charity of the Year scheme which is currently running across the UK!
16 June 2016