Geraldine’s Story

Geraldine’s Story

I was visiting my family in London when I fell and broke my femur while shopping. Because I am over the age of 65, I needed to be placed in a care home to assist me with daily activities while I recovered. I am married and was concerned about being separated from my...
Pat and Norman’s Story

Pat and Norman’s Story

My wife Petrica was diagnosed with Dementia 20 years ago. After 18 years of caring for her, I realized I needed more assistance, but I was hesitant to place her in a home because the thought of being separated from my wife after 70 years was terrifying. A friend of...
Jennifer’s Story

Jennifer’s Story

My husband became ill a few years ago, and after much thought, we decided to move into a care home together because we didn’t want to be apart. We moved into a lovely couple’s suite at Stratton Court Care Home without a hitch. We fell in love with the...
Peg’s Story

Peg’s Story

Margaret (better known as Peg) was in the WAAF as catering staff for over 7 years when she was just 16 years old as this was her childhood dream. She looked after the American Pilots in Lowestoft. A few years later, Peg married a Scotsman, James, who had a job taking...