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Fighting fit for Autumn 7 Health Habits to Have You Fighting Fit for Autumn Now that the world is beginning to open up again, and autumn peeks playfully over the horizon, we want to have you feeling your best for the season ahead. It’s a time of falling leaves, crisp air, and beautiful horizons... 13th September 2021 Read More How to declutter when you’re downsizing The decision to downsize can be incredibly freeing, but it’s also fraught with emotion and netted with nostalgia. Read our tips on how to declutter. 9th August 2021 Read More Woman gardening Why gardening is great for our health The healing power of nature is something we can all benefit from, and nowhere do we feel this more than when surrounded by the flowers and the trees, the birds and the bees, and perhaps a fellow gardener or... 12th July 2021 Read More Beamsley BBQ 2021 Header Summer events in Hove and Eastbourne Abbeyfield Week 2021 We enjoyed celebrating Abbeyfield Week in early June and held different events across our houses. This year’s theme was ‘Creating Conversations’. In our Hove house, residents took part in a Sushi & Spring Roll making competition, serving the... 28th June 2021 Read More Alfriston 2021 Housekeepers Sharon Glover & Christine Klassen Strawberry Tea, Alfriston Abbeyfield Week 2021 We had a great time celebrating Abbeyfield Week in early June across our houses. This year’s theme was ‘Creating Conversations’. Further to last week's blog about a Garden Party at Tunbridge Wells, take a look at these lovely... 21st June 2021 Read More Garden Party at Tunbridge Wells Garden Party, Tunbridge Wells Abbeyfield Week 2021 We had a lovely time celebrating Abbeyfield Week last week across our houses. This year's theme was 'Creating Conversations'. At Tunbridge Wells, we enjoyed a garden party and afternoon tea and thought about what makes living in an... 14th June 2021 Read More Peta Lambird Wing Walk 2021 A Day in the Life Peta Lambird – Senior House Manager, Alfriston & Hove 1. Please tell us a little bit about yourself. Peta Lambird I live in Halland, which is a 50 mile round trip from Brighton & Hove and a 25 mile round trip from... 7th June 2021 Read More Join our team at Holdenhurst, Heathfield Our mission is to alleviate loneliness among older people and our houses help people to live active, fulfilling lives. By recruiting talented and supportive people who genuinely care, our houses make a difference to people’s every day. And you... 5th May 2021 Read More Have you discovered the joy of letter writing? Our tenants have joined a letter-writing community and are rediscovering the joy of letters. During the past year of lockdowns and isolation, we have spent more time than ever on screens. Technology provided an instant way to keep in touch... 13th April 2021 Read More The difference between extra care and care enabled housing Holdenhurst is our new development of 48 affordable rental apartments, offering enhanced sheltered housing. This means that you live independently but can take additional services if you need them. 10th March 2021 Read More

The South Downs Way

October 2019 Newsletter

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Are you planning to take part in the #biggardenbirdwatch? You can find out about how to get involved with the @rspb and the big garden bird watch from the 29th - 31st. #rspb #retirementcommunity

Tunbridge Wells tenants enjoyed this delicious Greek pie recently. Nutritiously balanced home-cooked meals are provided at all our houses. With no need to worry about home deliveries tenants can sit back and enjoy all of the meals provided for them! #homecooked #elderparents

We love hearing all about our tenant's lives, and what made them choose Abbeyfield. This blog introduces some of our tenants and highlights why they chose Abbeyfield.

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The Abbeyfield Gloucestershire Society supported the @CCPCharity
Hamper Scamper appeal ❤ by helping to fill boxes for older people in the community.
#hamperscamper #christmasaid #olderpeople

Great reminder from @BoomingEncore that laughing can make you feel better in the current climate, (even when you may not feel like it). Laughter can be beneficial for your mood and your health. Is there anything that makes you laugh?

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