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...
Vernon’s Story

Vernon’s Story

In the morning I like to get dressed smartly and it is really important to me to try to look good and smell good! I sit with my friends in the dining room for breakfast and generally have a full English as there is no better way to start the day. After breakfast, I...
Eve’s Story

Eve’s Story

My day begins with me waking up and a carer helping me getting washed and dressed. It is lovely to have a bit of company and chat in the morning. I love being able to take my time and choose my own clothes, and having a friend help me with the finishing touches of my...
June’s Story

June’s Story

I have lived at Stratton court care home since March 2020 as I started to need a little more support and to be honest I just love the company. In a normal day, I get up in the morning and dress myself. I like to dress independently as I enjoy choosing my own clothes...
10 interesting facts on Parkinson’s Disease

10 interesting facts on Parkinson’s Disease

While there are varying treatments for those with Parkinson’s Disease, there are a of options for those with PD to get a great quality of life. Lifestyle modifications and rest and exercise are often required to manage the disease more effectively but there are plenty...