Dementia-based board game wins over clients at Safe Haven

Dementia-based board game wins over clients at Safe Haven

Clients and staff alike tried their hand at a dementia-based board game for the very first time last week with some very positive results. Friend of Safe Haven, Frances Alcock, came along to the centre on the afternoon of Wednesday, July 8, 2015, and gave a...
Clients in tune with music therapy at Safe Haven

Clients in tune with music therapy at Safe Haven

Clients and staff at Safe Haven gave a very warm welcome to music therapy specialists, Music for Health, on Wednesday afternoon, who performed their musical therapy for people with dementia. Some of our staff have had the pleasure of working with David Newlands...
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...