Defoe Court Residents enjoy making scarecrowsThe staff and Residents at Defoe Court in Newton Aycliffe which offer residential and nursing care have enjoyed making scarecrows together.

This year’s theme was 'We are Family' and Residents all enjoyed drawing on the faces and dressing the scarecrows up in old clothes, Colleagues and Residents were very proud of the results.

One Colleague said, “We have really enjoyed the whole process, from deciding what theme to do, to dressing them up and it is so nice to work together and doing something for all the community to enjoy”.

Gordon, one of the Residents commented, “I have really enjoyed making these, I think they all look really good”.

Sarah Todd, Care Home Manager, “We really enjoy this time of year, the staff and Residents all work together, and we always receive such lovely feedback from community”.