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November 21, 2018

It’s the little things!

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Kingsmount Residential Home is a specialist dementia home and we’d like to share a few of the things we’ve done to transform the home into a truly dementia friendly space that ensures our residents’ safety and comfort. Decoration: We try to involve residents wherever we can, for example with choosing paint or carpet colours. We […]

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October 19, 2018

Any excuse for a party!

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This year has been very good to us in terms of excuses to hold a party! We’ve had Royal Wedding parties, garden party fundraisers, Air Show viewing parties, Alzheimer’s Society fundraising Cupcake Days, and a Memorial Fundraiser for Mount Olivet’s original Matron under GrayAreas Ltd, Cherry Gray on her birthday, 3rd August 2018. Using these events […]

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May 29, 2018

Giving elderly people a new lease of life

​Don’t let the press scare you – Residential care homes can be centres of excellence in elderly careThe current crisis in the care system, so well publicised in the media at present, can make the position look grim. Believe every story you read and you could easily be forgiven for never wanting to set foot […]

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April 30, 2018

Depression can effect recovery times for older people

​Depression is a commonly talked about theme on the health agenda at the moment. But for many older people brought up to adopt a stiff upper lip and a belief in keeping your troubles firmly to yourself, admitting you’re struggling to cope comes hard.As people get older, common complaints such as reduced mobility, hearing or […]

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June 12, 2017

Kingsmount maintains their 5 out of 5 Food Hygiene Rating!

​A massive congratulations has been passed from the Chairman and the Operations Manager at GrayAreas Ltd to the kitchen staff at Kingsmount Residential Home for maintaining their track record of being awarded 5 out of 5 for Food Hygeine.Tori Gray, Operations Manager, says that she is immensely proud of Head Cook, Anita and her team […]

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April 19, 2017

GrayAreas Ltd named as Top 20 Recommended Care Homes!

​GrayAreas Ltd for Kingsmount Residential Home and Mount Olivet Nursing Home has been awarded as one of the Top 20 Recommended Small Care Providers in the UK!We are absolutely thrilled with this award and could be more proud of our staff for making this a reality.These reviews are filled in by visitors and relatives of […]

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