Activities

Our residents are always busy! Activities are varied, and tailored to individual requirements. We strive to offer activities to all service-users which are engaging and fun. Activities include:

  • Farm and horticultural projects
  • Small animal care
  • Swimming and hydrotherapy
  • Aromatherapy and massage
  • Jewellery making
  • Mosaic classes
  • Craft and Textile classes
  • Music therapy
  • Drama
  • Duke of Edinburgh award schemes
  • Day trips and overnight stays
  • Bowling
  • Cycling
  • Sports
  • Regular parties and open house events to celebrate festivals, summer and birthdays

Our adapted transport vehicle for wheelchair users is available to transport people into community based facilities and means that residents can travel to activities safely and securely.

Horizon Healthcare Homes work closely with a range of daycare activity centres across Yorkshire including : Henshaws, Birch Tree, Waves, Active and Purple Patch. 

This provides our service-users with a range of different recreational and development activities which are suited to meet individual requirements. For example, learn more about Waves.

We employ the Nordoff Robbins School of Music to visit the home and provide individual music session to our residents as a weekly optional activity. Nordoff Robbins is the UK’s leading provider of music therapy services. Their trained music therapists work with people of all ages and with a range of conditions. Learn more about Nordoff Robbins