The Concept of Identity

September is World Alzheimer’s Month, and today we’re honoring it by looking at the concept of identity and what this means to people living with a Dementia. Developmental psychologist, Erik... Read more

International Nurses Day: Tina

As 12th May marks International Nurses Day, we thought we would take the opportunity to share the story of one of our own fantastic nurses at Edenmore. Tina, who has... Read more

Amanda: Care with an Open Heart

“Go into care with an open heart, be flexible in your thoughts because every day is different and very often things don’t go to plan! The most important thing is... Read more

Supported & Guided: Whoever, Wherever and Whenever

National Mentoring Month The past ten months have seen us challenged in ways that we never could have ever imagined. Along with the rest of the country, we have been... Read more

Always a Choice at Edenmore Nursing Home, Devon

What is life without choice? We all make choices every day that enrich our lives. What shall I watch on the TV? What shoes shall I wear? What colour shall... Read more

World Alzheimer’s Month: Snowdon Climb Fundraiser

The central support team for Edenmore Nursing Home, Devon have raised £1500 climbing the tallest peak in England and Wales in aid of Alzheimer’s awareness. The team who are a... Read more

World Alzheimer’s Day: Let’s Talk about Loneliness

The 21st of September is World Alzheimer’s Day, and the 2020 theme is, ‘Let’s talk about Dementia.’ Research has shown that people who live with a dementia are at a... Read more

Edenmore Nursing Home National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day at Edenmore Nursing Home

Karen Tidy - A Carer of People, Rhymer of Words October 3rd was the 25th anniversary of National Poetry Day and the theme of this year’s literacy celebration was ‘Truth.’... Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020: An Anxious Perspective

I’m not good enough. Why did I do that? I’m wasting your time. What I’ve done is rubbish. I’ve done it wrong. They don’t believe me. Why did I say... Read more