Residents enjoy ‘balloon swotting!’

Residents at Mount Pleasant care home in Burton-upon-Trent enjoy a wide range of activities within the home organised by Activities Co-ordinator, Eve Connolly. Activities can include outings to local attractions, trips into the local area, or activities within the home.

An activity can be a focus within the home for several days or weeks or sometimes, can just be a bit of fun! One regular game residents enjoy playing is balloon swotting, a fun, inclusive game which can be played by all residents. The game simply involves teams ‘swotting’ balloons to one another – but residents can get very competitive!

“This is a fun game, enjoyed by all our residents” said Eve Connolly, Activities Co-ordinator; “Anyone can get involved and it gets our residents moving. We take the mental and physical wellbeing of our residents incredibly seriously at Mount Pleasant and all activities are tailored around our residents. I listen to the likes, dislikes and preferences of our residents and ensure there is an activity for everyone.”

Mount Pleasant care home in Burton-upon-Trent provides residential and dementia care to up to 50 elderly residents. The home is surrounded by stunning and beautiful countryside which provides a sense of peace and tranquillity. Personal, tailored care plans are put in place for all residents and the dedicated staff team work closely with residents, their families and loved ones to build close relationships and offer a real home from home environment.

The best way to find out more about life at Mount Pleasant is to book a visit to meet Nikki Kelly, Home Manager and her team. A visit can provide answers to your inevitable questions from funding the cost of care to the moving in process. Alternatively, please contact the home for more information. Call 0808 223 5527 or click here to send an email.

Mount Pleasant

Home Manager

Nikki Kelly


Off Hollow Lane,
Burton upon Trent,
DE15 0DR

0808 223 5527
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