Arts & Crafts

Taking part in group activities is a perfect way to socialise and learn new skills. Our Activities Coordinator works hard to ensure there is something fresh and exciting for our residents to put their hand to, including regular Arts & Crafts sessions. From painting and drawing through to flower arranging there is an array of craft options for residents to enjoy.

Being creative has a plethora of fantastic mental and physical benefits for our residents; combined with the social aspect attending group sessions offers, residents are almost certain to have fun and receive multiple benefits from attending these sessions.

Psychological Healing

We believe that the therapy of art, in its various forms, improves the quality of life for the elderly, which is why we have dedicated Activity Coordinators who strive to produce an engaging and varied Activities Programme where all residents can flourish. Sharing art activities can also be beneficial in building relationships between residents, staff, friends, family and the wider community. Arts & Crafts Sessions go way beyond simply colouring a picture, it presents a whole host of benefits and our staff witness the psychological benefits this type of group activity can have.

Facilities To Fuel Your Interests

We are proud to offer a variety of first-class amenities as well as a stimulating and enticing Activity Programme that we encourage our residents to participate in. Here at Hazelwood Care Home we provide our services on an all-inclusive basis, allowing each of our residents to have equal access to all of the facilities, activities and services available. Whether residents wish to enjoy a glass of wine with dinner, request afternoon tea in the garden or take a trip into town, they can do so at no additional cost. We go above and beyond to ensure our home is filled with facilities and activities to fuel residents’ interests every day.

Inclusive & Accessible Activities

It is extremely important to us that every activity available here at Hazelwood Care Home can be enjoyed by all of our residents, including those living with Dementia and those with physical limitations. We encourage our residents to try new things in a safe, controlled and regulated way, which will fill them with the confidence they need to continue living fulfilled and happy lives. All sessions are designed specifically for our residents, with the goal of motivating and inspiring everyone who takes part.

Arts & Crafts FAQs

We understand that before deciding to move into a new home, prospective residents and their families want to learn everything they can about daily life. Below, you can find the most frequently asked questions and answers relating to Arts & Crafts. Should you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

There is a great deal of variation of projects in our Arts & Crafts classes. From making paper tissue poppies to display on Remembrance Sunday, to painting landscapes and making 3D sculptures, our Activities Coordinator ensures each session is different and can be enjoyed by all. Each of our residents has access to a variety of creative activities and we supply all the necessary equipment.

You are free to proudly display your creation in your room or give it as a present to a loved one. Residents are also given the opportunity to display their work around the home for all residents, visitors and staff to admire.

The care home fee that you pay includes all of the activities residents participate in. Art supplies are included within the care home fee.

Our Arts & Crafts workshops are held on a regular basis and last anywhere from one to three hours, depending on the activity. Every week, new schedules and activities are created, ensuring residents are motivated to join in and enjoy not only being creative but also making the most of the social aspect each session offers.

A Pleasant Lifestyle is Promised

Our beautiful purpose-built home allows us to deliver exemplary levels of person-centred care coupled with the highest quality of day-to-day living. We promise to ensure that all of our residents are given the opportunity to live their life to its fullest potential. We strongly encourage our residents to try new things as well as continue with their favourite hobbies, meet new people and make use of all of the amenities our home has to offer. From visiting our Cinema Room and Lounge areas, to our quiet Sensory room and Library, we strive to present residents with a pleasant lifestyle that allows them to flourish.

Unrivalled Care Each & Every Day

Our wonderful team is made up of skilled and experienced professionals who understand the comprehensive care and assistance that residents require to improve not only their health but also their quality of life. Our staff continually go above and beyond to create a happy and stimulating environment. We want residents to feel settled from day one, no matter what their individual needs are. Here at Hazelwood Care Home, we deliver unrivalled care each and every day, set within a comfortable and safe environment where everyone is able to enjoy the benefits of group living and independence.

Talk to a Member of our Friendly Team

You can get in contact with us by calling 01474 573 800 or by emailing If you have any questions about life here at Hazelwood Care Home or any of the other care services and facilities we offer at Hazelwood Care Home, please feel free to reach out to our wonderful team members. You may also fill out our online Enquiry Form and we will contact you back.

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