Category Archives: Service User Engagement


Service User Blog: Michelle, Scotia Memory Garden

Michelle, lives at our specialist care home in Stoke-on-Trent, Scotia Heights and has put together a blog about a brand new memory garden she has set up, with the help and guidance from Exemplar’s Service User Engagement Manager Sophia Feurtado, …

Service User Council selects colour schemes and textiles for the interior of our new Hull home

Last week we were thrilled to take several of our Service User Council members to Hull to help us select the interior design of our new home, St Andrew’s Court.

The home, which opens in September, had several design …

Exemplar Health Care homes raise money for Comic Relief’s ‘Red Nose Day’

In aid of Comic Relief’s ‘Red Nose Day’, Exemplar Health Care’s specialist care homes last week took part in a variety of fundraising activities to raise money and awareness for the national charity initiative, including one home holding a ‘Silent …

#Exemplar20 – celebrating 20 years of making every day better

This year, Exemplar is celebrating 20 years of providing high-quality care across our homes, and to mark the milestone, we are launching, #Exemplar20, a campaign to profile our people, our achievements, expertise and vision for the future.

#Exemplar20 will …

Thames House host a special tea party to show dignity in care commitment

Residents and the activities team at Exemplar Health Care’s North West home in Rochdale, Thames House, have celebrated their commitment to dignity in care by holding a, ‘Dignity Tea Party’.

The party saw residents write down what dignity means …

Meadowcroft’s Lisa joins The Platform volunteers team

After Lisa, who lives at our Sutton-in-Ashfield specialist care home Meadowcroft, visited our Quarryfields’ pop-up coffee shop, ‘The Platform’, in Doncaster, she was so impressed, she decided to apply for a voluntary role at the shop.

With the …

Parkside resident Amanda records her own CD for charity

Amanda, who lives at Parkside, Exemplar’s specialist care home in Tipton in the West Midlands, has had the opportunity to realise her lifelong dream of producing her own songs at a local recording studio thanks to the home’s committed …

Willowbeck resident James enjoys Sheffield Eagles visit

James, a resident at our specialist care home in Sheffield, Willowbeck, has enjoyed a surprise visit from Sheffield Eagles stars Mark Aston and team captain Matt James, thanks to the hard work and commitment of the home’s housekeeper Jayne Powell.…

Championing ‘Dignity Action Day’ in our homes

Residents and care teams from Birmingham home Maypole Grove, Barnsley home Dearnevale and Castleford home Fairburn Mews have taken part in national awareness day, Dignity Action Day which took place on Friday 1 February.

The national day aims to …