There are four members of staff that have completed a City and Guilds Level 3 qualification in Dementia Care. The staff recognizes that there are several types of Dementia that affect individual's differently therefore Abbeywood provides excellent one to one care for all residents and carry out different activities dependent on their needs.
Ipad Activities, Baking, Crafts, Skype with relatives, Computer Activities, Gardening, Exercise to music, Board Games, Reminiscence, Sing-a-long.
Other Activities include; Will Game, Bingo, Ball Games, Word Searches/Crosswords, Skittles, Giant Connect Four, Snakes and Ladders.
Abbeywood also organizes several trips throughout the year for residents to go on, some include:
Houghton Weavers / Meal at Rivington Barn, Christmas Meal. Blackpool Illuminations / Fish and Chip Supper. Country Drive / Home made Ice Cream. Oswaldtwistle Mills afternoon tea. Barge Trip on the Canal.