Sanctuary Care residents in Erith have celebrated the grand unveiling of their newly-refurbished home with the local Mayor at a Valentine’s themed celebration.
Fond memories and live music
The residents wrote down their fondest moments about life in the home on a heart to place on a memory tree. There was also live music and delicious refreshments.
90-year-old resident Vera Martin said: “It was a lovely celebration, the music was perfect and the Mayor was so kind, it was great to have everyone here to be a part of our celebrations.”
Fellow resident Geoff Leer, 70, added: “It was nice that everyone could come along and celebrate with us as the new suites are lovely, the singer was amazing and fun was had by all.”
Great celebrations enjoyed by all
The Sanctuary Care’s home deputy manager Blessing Adamu said: “Our Valentine’s themed opening was a great celebration and the residents thoroughly enjoyed it!
“There were lots of smiles, laughter, toe-tapping music and fond memories so it was the perfect way to mark the opening of our new suites.”
About Shaftesbury Court
Located in a residential area of Erith, Shaftesbury Court is an attractive care home which includes all the comforts you’d expect, including welcoming lounges, a light and airy dining area and en-suite bedrooms.
The kind and caring team provides residential care and treat residents as if they were members of their own family.