The Hyde’s special Resident, LauraResident Laura came to The Hyde care home, in Bridport, following a hospital admission, prior to this she lived alone and had not left her home for 12 years. However, things are a little different now…

Laura chose not to dress into her day clothes since her 90th birthday, Laura is now 94. But with the patience and encouragement from Colleagues, Laura has happily got dressed and has sat in the lounge with the other Residents which she has thoroughly enjoyed.

Laura enjoys her cups of tea and is partial to a chocolate roll or two!

Laura’s family are very pleased with the progress Colleagues have made with her and they send her food parcels of her favourite chocolates and sweets regularly. 

Laura enjoys her cups of tea and anything sweet and always comments how ‘lovely’ Colleagues are. 

Nicola Grinton, Home Manager, said, “It is lovely that Laura is happy here at The Hyde and feels that she can sit in the lounge and enjoy the company of the other Residents.”