The Steps We’re Taking Regarding COVID-19

How we are continuing to manage care during the COVID-19 Pandemic Twelve Trees Care – how we are continuing to manage the challenges of providing care during the COVID-19 pandemic Now that South Yorkshire has been placed in tier 3, Twelve Trees Care are taking even more steps to ensure that our residents are kept […]

From a Resident Family Member, With Love to All

A heart warming note from a resident’s family member during these tough times. These are the times that we especially appreciate our community and families… Dear Twelve Trees, In these strange times you have all been in our thoughts, and hope that you are coping with the constraints put on you all and everyone is […]

In Memory of Harry

One of our Homecare client’s, Harry, sadly passed away recently and his family have added a lovely message to the funeral service book. The service book said: The family would like to thank everyone for attending the funeral and for cards and messages of sympathy, and a special thanks to the carers and staff from […]

Caroline the Horticultural Therapist

We’ve been loving our sessions with Caroline the horticultural therapist. Caroline is passionate about seeing older people’s quality of life improved through working with plants and natures and getting outside. With a background as a speech and language therapist, and having community development experience in South East Asia, Caroline returned to the UK where she […]

Thunder The Therapy Husky

We’ve been having regular visits from Thunder the therapy husky. Thunder is specially trained to show empathy to people around him. He is like a big teddy bear, so soft and cuddly, so there are no nerves from our residents about petting him and playing with him. Thunder belongs to a family of huskies owned […]

New Training Academy

We’ve held the first training sessions in our new Training Academy. The sessions we’re delivering are Health & Safety, Fire Safety, Food Safety, and Nutrition & Hydration. The academy will be for new and existing employees. Pictured is Liam Thornton, Rebecca Dean, Donna Beckingham, Andrea Slack, Joely Brameld and Thalia Sattaris. Well done team!  

Summer Fair Fun

Our 2019 summer fair was a big hit! Luckily the weather was fantastic.   We even had the therapy huskies come for a visit.     We were very busy for a few weeks leading up to the event, making gifts and cards to sell at the fair to make money for our activities fund. […]

Twelve Trees and The Valerie Foundation on TV

Twelve Trees on TV! We’ve been filmed by ITV to help show the amazing work The Valerie Foundation do. Can you see any of your loved ones on the film? ‘Still Being Out and About’ is a project by The Valerie Foundation. They are hoping to win some funding from The National Lottery towards their project. The project […]

The Twelve Trees Family is Growing!

Both our home care and care home teams have been growing recently, and we’d love to introduce our new staff members to you. On home care we have had Annabell and Thalia join us, Thalia is the new deputy manager. In the care home, our new manager Nicola started this January. Leanne who used to […]

We Won a Dignity in Care Award!

  The Great British Care Awards are a series of regional events throughout the UK and are a celebration of excellence across the care sector.  The purpose of the awards are to pay tribute to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding excellence within their field of work. There are twenty-one awards categories available for nomination, which represent […]