Cherry Hinton Care Home recently made a wish come true and brought immeasurable joy to one of its cherished residents. Carole, an avid golf enthusiast, expressed a heartfelt desire to play one last round of golf, and thanks to the unwavering dedication and compassion of the care home’s staff, her wish became a reality.
Carole’s wish came to the attention of Barry, the Maintenance Manager at Cherry Hinton Care Home, who also happens to be an ardent golfer. Barry, touched by Carole’s dream, took it upon himself to make her golfing dream come true. Determined to ensure Carole’s happiness, Barry reached out to the esteemed Kingsway Golf Centre in Cambridge, known for its commitment to community engagement and support.
The response from Kingsway Golf Centre was overwhelming. In a wonderful display of generosity and kindness, they graciously offered Carole a complimentary round of golf. This act of goodwill displayed the spirit of camaraderie and compassion that exists within the Cambridge community.
On Tuesday 21st June, amidst an atmosphere of excitement and anticipation, Carole, accompanied by Home Manager Shelly and carer Leon, embarked on a truly unforgettable day at Kingsway Golf Centre. As Carole stepped onto the green, her face radiated with joy, and her gratitude overflowed for the fulfilment of her cherished wish.
“I am incredibly moved by the collective effort that went into making Carole’s golfing wish come true,” said Shelly, the Home Manager at Cherry Hinton Care Home. We believe in creating meaningful experiences for our residents, and this heartwarming story reminds us of the power of kindness and collaboration in making dreams a reality. We are immensely grateful to everyone involved in bringing joy to Carole’s heart.”
“I am honoured to have been a part of making Carole’s golfing wish come true,” expressed Barry. “When I learned about Carole’s passion for golf, I knew I had to do everything possible to make it happen. Witnessing Carole’s radiant smile and overwhelming gratitude was truly humbling. This experience reinforces the importance of going the extra mile to bring happiness into the lives of our residents. “