Taking a stroll down memory lane with Safe Haven’s walkers

Taking a stroll down memory lane with Safe Haven’s walkers

With the warmer weather now upon us, the more mobile clients at Safe Haven are thinking with their feet and stretching their legs as they stride into the great outdoors for regular afternoon walks. After a busy morning and a very hearty lunch at the centre, clients...
Doll therapy brings comfort and joy to clients at Safe Haven

Doll therapy brings comfort and joy to clients at Safe Haven

Doll therapy has earned the reputation of being one of the more controversial therapies used in the dementia care field today, but at Safe Haven we like to keep an open mind and give our clients the option to choose for themselves. In our experience, doll therapy...
Safe Haven offers a heroes welcome to new client

Safe Haven offers a heroes welcome to new client

Safe Haven is extremely proud to have added an RAF Bomber Command crew member to its ranks; a national hero who risked his life during World War Two for our freedom. Although he lived to tell the tale, it’s hard to imagine what it must have been like for these young...
Safe Haven’s social scene sees many a friendship forged

Safe Haven’s social scene sees many a friendship forged

Since opening our doors, and alongside being a dementia daily respite centre, Safe Haven is quickly making a name for itself in the local community as a social hub where people can come and make new friends. Whether you have been diagnosed with dementia, are starting...
Safe Haven is blooming marvellous!

Safe Haven is blooming marvellous!

With summer just around the corner and the RHS Chelsea Flower Show having just finished, Safe Haven’s green fingered clients have been busy sowing seeds and creating stunning pots and baskets to welcome our visitors to the centre. As keen gardeners ourselves, we are...
Clients practise their foreign language skills at Safe Haven

Clients practise their foreign language skills at Safe Haven

The sound of foreign languages being spoken at Safe Haven is now a familiar one as there are a number of clients who speak more than one language, including Russian, French and German. To keep these skills active, we have been lucky enough to recruit two volunteers...