Summer arrives in Highbury New Park for Care Home Open Day | Care UK

You are here

Summer arrives in Highbury New Park for Care Home Open Day

July 11th 2017

Residents at Highbury New Park welcomed local people for a summer garden party to celebrate Care Home Open Day.awards-logo-laing-buisson-2-2017

Highbury New Park was one of thousands of care homes across the UK to take part in the annual initiative aimed at challenging perceptions of care homes, connecting residents with people in their community, and developing relationships across the generations.

To celebrate the open day, the team at Highbury New Park has organised a summer garden party where residents and visitors enjoyed a selection of tasty treats, including a chocolate fountain with strawberries and marshmallows. They were also entertained by singer The Pearly King and took part in fun games and competitions such as best decorated cake and best dressed hat.

Lia Smochina, home manager at Highbury New Park, said: “Our doors are always open, but Care Home Open Day is a particular highlight each year as it is a brilliant opportunity to showcase our home and celebrate with visitors, residents and colleagues alike. 

“This year’s event was a real success, and everyone enjoyed getting involved in the activities and building our links within the local community. We hope that all our visitors enjoyed themselves as much as we did and look forward to welcoming them back to the home for events in the future.” 

Media enquiries

We are happy to arrange interviews with a range of experts, commentary on industry issues and site visits for filming, photography or sound recording.  Please get in touch with your requirements and we will do our best to arrange a suitable response.

These contact details are for media enquiries only.
Please call 01206 517 215 or

The skilled team at Highbury New Park provides personalised residential, nursing and dementia care for older people in warm, welcoming surroundings.

Highbury New Park
127 Highbury New Park
Islington
London
N5 2DS

0203 773 4504