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Carrie Lupton on behalf of the residents at Burnfoot. raised £105 from 10 supporters


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raised of £200 target by 10 supporters

    Weʼve raised £105 to raise money for the residents of Burnfoot Care Home social fund, which provides entertainment and trips out for the residents we support.

    Funded on Sunday, 8th September 2019

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    We are raising funds for the residents social fund for Burnfoot Care Home. This fund is used to provide entertainment and trips out away from the home as well as ensuring they receive some little luxuries. Many of our residents are living with dementia and we want to make their time with us fun and stimulating as well as being cared and supported in a loving and meaningful way. Money raised is all put back into this area.

    The Burnfoot Bike-athon!

    We are using mini pedal bikes to cycle from our home in Ecclefechan, southern Scotland to John O Groates which is 350 miles away. All able residents and staff will use the stand alone bikes to cycle around 5 miles per day on each of our 5 bikes. This will take us around 2 weeks to complete Starting on Monday 20 May at 10am.

    The bikes have kindly been lent to us by Karen Robertson who is the founder of the national Lets Motivate scheme to try keep the elderly active and motivated to join in with excercise.



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      • Anonymous


        Jun 27, 2019

        Many thanks to all the staff for their dedication and care.


      • E Kirkpatrick

        E Kirkpatrick

        Jun 4, 2019

        You all do a great job for the residents. Good luck x


      • Nicola Conlay

        Nicola Conlay

        Jun 3, 2019

        Well done all the cyclists!


      • Nicola Halliwell

        Nicola Halliwell

        Jun 3, 2019

        Well done everyone


      • Anonymous


        May 21, 2019


      • Anonymous


        May 19, 2019

        Good luck and enjoy the adventure.


      • Anonymous


        May 19, 2019

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      Carrie Lupton on behalf of the residents at Burnfoot.

      Carrie Lupton on behalf of the residents at Burnfoot.

      Burnfoot Hall and CoachHouse is situated near Ecclefechan and provides care and support for up to 57 residents. The residents social fund provides the money to give the residents a good time and provides luxuries to ensure a meaningful activity programme is maintained.

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