Active Bodies & Minds
At Sunhill we pride ourselves on our residents maintaining active bodies and minds. We provide a vast range of activities within the home, tailored to individual desires and group settings. Day trips out from the home are also organized and we invite our residents to participate in as many activities as they want. A stay in the Sunhill Nursing Home can be as eventful or relaxing as you require. We provide an annual holiday within Ireland for residents to ensure their desire to travel is continued.
Sunhill Nursing Home employs 2 full-time Activities Coordinators. Their role is to assess the specific desires and needs of residents and then tailor an individual activities program to them. We respect the fact that some Residents will want to partake in group activities whereas others may prefer not to. Our activities Coordinators will spend individual one on one time with a resident as required.
In keeping with the concept of health promotion we encourage our residents to be active and involved and our aim is for everybody to partake in interesting and meaningful activities. Our qualified Activities Coordinators organise a wide range of social activities including:
- Live music sessions
- Irish dancing performances
- Social evenings & Breakfast Club
- SONAS dementia program
- Arts and crafts
- Poetry reading
- Movie Afternoons
- Bio Energy Therapy & Meditation groups
- In House Library
- Visiting County Mobile Library
- Gardening in raised flower beds in secure enclosed courtyards
- Card/board games