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Kingdom Homes Residents Choir
Tuesday, 4 March 2014
Kingdom Homes residents choir was established exactly a year ago and in  this time the choir has blossomed under the leadership of Carol-Anne  Petherick who is pictured above with the choir during their recent  concert. The choir members…

Jock Turns Back the Years to his Apprenticeship
Thursday, 28 November 2013
Jock Imrie often mentioned to his daughter that he would love to go back to visit the paper mill near Glenrothes where his working life began in 1933 as a 15 year old apprentice. When we contacted Tullis Russell they were only too glad to help and a…

Countdown Comes to Kingdom Homes
Wednesday, 30 October 2013
Residents from several of our homes spent an afternoon at Head Office recently where they took part in our own version of the popular TV quiz programme Countdown. Assisted by our very own Carol Vorderman, Julie Sangster, and Paula…

New Additions to the Lifestyle Team
Tuesday, 3 September 2013
There are some new additions to the Lifestyle Team as we welcome our puppet friends to Kingdom Homes. Puppet therapy is now a recognised method of communicating with dementia sufferers. Puppets can help connect with a persons past -- maybe a…

Tom's Wish Was Our Command
Thursday, 27 June 2013
A "wish" was dropped into the Preston House wishing well by Tom Webster, a resident there. Tom wanted to go to a show in the nearby Rothes Halls as going to the theatre was something he has always enjoyed. Tickets were booked for Tom to see Peter Morrison's show and Tom also met the well known Scottish singer and had his photograph taken with him. The photograph and Tom's ticket…

Wishing Well Day Out for Bunty
Monday, 7 January 2013
For Bunty Dunn, Camilla House were happy to grant her wish to visit the Christmas Market in Edinburgh's Princes Street Gardens in December 2012. Bunty boarded the Edinburgh train at Cowdenbeath railway station, accompanied by Support Worker Karen Couser and Lifestyle Co-ordinator Kelly Barnes alighting at Edinburgh Waverley station from where the Christmas Market was just a short walk. They…

Lifestyle Team Workshop
Tuesday, 4 December 2012
The Lifestyle Team held a workshop at Head Office to which all senior management, care home managers and members of the Lifestyle Team were invited. The aim of the day was to measure the success of the Lifestyle Programme which aims to deliver…

Lifestyle Programme
Tuesday, 15 March 2011
Kingdom Homes Lifestyle Programme March 2011. We want to look at each of our residents on an individual basis and expand upon the information that we already have on their backgrounds. We want to know what hobbies they had, what jobs they did and what their lifestyles were like before they came to live in our care homes. With this knowledge we will assess how we can provide an…