Monthly Archives: November 2016

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23 11, 2016

Growing for Life

November 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Growing for Life - A Big Lottery Reaching Communities funded project over three years to reach out to under 25’s and people with disabilities bringing them together through gardening and beekeeping. Based at the Princess Alexandra Blind Home Growing for Life is a way to involve different generations in caring for their environment while making [...]

23 11, 2016

Princess Alexandra Home Vacancies.

November 23rd, 2016|Residential Vacancies|

The Princess Alexandra Home currently has vacancies for permanent residents and those requiring respite care. If you feel you need a break from your daily chores or you want to give your family a break from caring for you, why not think about taking a break at our home. If your eyesight restricts the quality [...]

8 11, 2016

BREAKING DOWN THE SENSORY BARRIERS TO COMMUNICATION

November 8th, 2016|Latest News|

UCLan medical students take a patient-centred approach to sight and hearing loss. Medical students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have been learning how to break down potential communication barriers when dealing with patients. The 35-strong cohort worked with several local organisations and service users to understand the challenges faced by patients with issues [...]