Specialist in Dementia Care, Nursing, Respite Care, Day Care and Dementia Training

The safety, security and privacy of our residents is absolutely paramount and we do everything in our power to protect our residents and stay compliant with the law.

Historically it was acceptable practice for us to upload photographs of residents enjoying our various activities with their or their family’s consent. However the taking of photographs of people who cannot provide informed consent is now considered to be unethical and we will from now on be concealing the identity of our residents unless they have capacity to provide us with informed consent.

Please speak to any Registered Manager at Cannon Care Homes Limited or the Care Quality Commission if you would like any further information.

Flower arranging at The Check House

Posted: 16th January 2020

This morning Audrey has done a wonderful job arranging some flowers so they could be displayed around the home for everyone to enjoy.

Birthday greetings to Cedric at Thornfield

Posted: 16th January 2020

On Tuesday Cedric celebrated his birthday. Emma made a fantastic fun cake of him laying carpets just like he used to do!

Breakfast at Thornfield

Posted: 15th January 2020

The residents enjoyed a leisurely breakfast this morning, enjoying the freshly baked pastries.

Birthday celebrations at The Check House

Posted: 13th January 2020

A very happy birthday to Clifford and thank you to Martin for creating a fabulous cake to celebrate his special day.

An impromptu New Years Party at The Check House

Posted: 9th January 2020

Sadly the Christmas party had to be cancelled due to a sickness bug.  However, yesterday we hosted an impromptu New Years Party! Residents and staff enjoyed singing karaoke and Simon Croft came and made some amazing balloon animals. As usual the food from the kitchen was superb. Thank you to everyone who made the afternoon such fun.

Also birthday wishes from everyone to Ethel who celebrated her 99th birthday yesterday.

Film afternoon at The Check House

Posted: 7th January 2020

Yesterday afternoon, as a special request from John, we found a DVD of 'The Dam Busters" (1955), for the residents to watch and enjoy.

Pizza making at The Check House

Posted: 2nd January 2020

This morning some of the residents prepared some pizzas for everyone to enjoy at lunchtime.

A visit to the pub from Thornfield

Posted: 2nd January 2020

Six of our residents went to a pub in Seaton for a pub lunch and a pint of bitter. Everyone loved the outing!

Carol singers at Silverleigh

Posted: 28th December 2019

Local carol singers came to Silverleigh one afternoon and everyone joined in with the singing.

Christmas service in Axminster

Posted: 28th December 2019

Some of our residents attended a Christmas Carol Service at the Minster which is always a lovely and special way to feel festive.

Christmas party at Silverleigh

Posted: 28th December 2019

The residents had such a fun afternoon. Maxine provided the entertainment and there was lots of party food, drinks and dancing. Thank you to everyone who came and made the day such a success.

The Check House Christmas Party

Posted: 28th December 2019

Everyone had a wonderful time at the Residents Christmas Party. The staff all dressed up and worked extremely hard to make it a wonderful afternoon for the residents. Also a big thank you to the team in the kitchen for all the amazing food.

Birthday greetings at Thornfield

Posted: 28th December 2019

Another wonderful cake made by Emma to celebrate another very special day for one of our residents.

Thornfield residents visit Otter Nurseries

Posted: 28th December 2019

Some of our residents went on a visit to Otter Nurseries to look at and enjoy the Christmas lights and decorations.

Flower arranging at Thornfield

Posted: 28th December 2019

This is always a favourite past time and everyone is able to enjoy the displays.

Balloon fun at Thornfield

Posted: 28th December 2019

Balloons are always fun to see, blown up into all sorts of different shapes. This one is a Christmas tree!

Making a fuss of Maggie at Thornfield

Posted: 28th December 2019

Our residents love Maggie the dog and often make a fuss of her when she is in the office, spoiling her with treats!

Santa comes to Thornfield

Posted: 28th December 2019

Santa came to Thornfield to surprise all the residents!

Homemade decorations at The Check House

Posted: 28th December 2019

A few of the residents enjoyed making their own decorations in time for the annual Christmas party.

Christmas party at Thornfield

Posted: 28th December 2019

The residents had a wonderful time at the Christmas party. Once again the food was stunning. Thank you to the chefs for all their hard work. We also raffled a thank you hamper amongst the staff and Dot Cornell was the lucky winner.