Guests speakers included Dr Theresa Shaw, CEO, FONS (Foundation of Nursing Studies) and Dr. Jan Sheldon CEO,RAD (Royal Association for Deaf)
Dr. David Foster, Deputy Director of Nursing and Midwifery Advisor, Department of Health, also gave a presentation on “The Challenges of Care Home Management”. Pictured above are our VIP guests Dr. David Foster (centre) and Dr. Teresa Shaw (left) with Home Manager Maggie Candy (centre) and Deputy Manager Sheila Davies (right).
All guests also visited the recently opened sensory dementia garden that was funded by £80,000 from the Department of Health (Kings Fund)
“This is a delightful sensory garden – which really complements the high quality care at this home” commented Dr. David Foster during his visit.
Home Manager Maggie Candy added “We welcome all guests and will continue to offer high standards of care here within Marlborough Court”
Marlborough Court Care Home is also the first home in the UK to have the new Quality Deaf Mark for suitable older peoples Deaf services.