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Looking out for loneliness

By | News

Eileen Gray, General Manager at Cramond Residence, discusses the loneliness epidemic and why it’s important to look out for the older people in your community. Christmas is a season for celebration and spending time with family and friends. All the socialising we do over the festive season can be exhausting,…

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Christmas tree at Cramond Residence

Cramond care home hosts carol concert

By | News

Over the weekend, Cramond Residence welcomed the Cramond Community Choir for a carol concert round the Residence’s beautiful outdoor Christmas tree. Complete with mulled wine and mince pies, it was a wonderful way for residents and guests to celebrate the Christmas season. The Cramond Community Choir, which meets every week…

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The Power of Music in Dementia Care

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Music has an amazing ability to make people feel happy, sad, inspired, energised or loved. It also has a very powerful role in caring for people, particularly those living with dementia. This week BBC Music Day launched a project, in partnership with major organisations, to bring music to everyone living…

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Making our Care Home Extra Special

By | News

At Cramond Residence we invest in striving for excellence in our care. We develop and encourage staff to be knowledgeable and understanding so they can support residents to be as independent, healthy and happy as possible. We have been reflecting on our reviews as part of our commitment to take…

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Luxury lounge at Cramond Residence

Look inside our Edinburgh care home

By | Respite Care Edinburgh

Our luxury care home in Edinburgh has been designed to an exceptional standard and promotes small community living and this blog introduces you to what you will find inside.  Cramond Residence comprises nine distinct houses, all named after historical Edinburgh districts, and each is designed to reflect the history and…

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Dementia Promoting Excellence at Cramond

By | Dementia Care

At our Edinburgh care home, we are committed to on-going dementia care training with our staff, particularly in how to care and interact with people living with dementia. However, we also want to share our learning with families, friends and other residents who wish to have a better understanding of…

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