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What’s on at The Cedars Care Home in July ?

Amongst many other regular activities, musical events are sure to strike the right note at The Cedars Care Home in Altrincham, which provides high quality care for the elderly, including dementia care.
The first is the regular weekly event on Tuesdays called “Bringing us Sunshine ”, a play on words which doffs its cap to Morecambe and Wise. This brings together a sing-song of popular tunes throught the decades and goes down so well with our family of residents. Meanwhile the Girls from Altrincham Grammer School Choir are expected to delight our clients who always enjoy the youngsters’ visits to the care home.

It’s Pimms time again at The Cedars Care Home in Trafford

The Cedars care home in Bowdon had its annual garden party on the 24th June against a background of blazing sunshine, cool drinks, live music and a spectacular barbeque. The staff, as usual, made the event a great success and drew may compliments from visting family members as well as residents and friends of The Cedars. We couldn’t have had a more glorious afternoon. What a great location we have and we are delighted that the pleasure of the surroundings in Bowdon and the reputation which The Cedars has developed over the last 32 years for care and compassion has been shared by so many over time.

The Cedars Care Home in Bowdon – Respite Care Update

We have always provided respite care at the Cedars Care Home in Altrincham and this service continues to provide families the opportunity to take a well-earned break from the commitment they make in caring for their elderly relatives in their home environment. Both residents and their families are able to make full use of the lovely landscaped garden especially when the weather is being kind to us. The Cedars benefits of course from its southerly aspect in the Bowdon conservation area of the borough of Trafford in a building which seamlessly marries the very best of what Victorian architecture with 21st century expectations.

Food and Nutrition at The Cedars Care Home in Trafford

healthy-foodAlong with senior care staff, The Cedars Care Home’s chef continues to identify suitable diets to ensure that nutritious and well-balanced meals are always at the forefront of the care home’s provision of high quality care. This reflects both the needs and expectation of those of us at The Cedars and our client base over the many years we have been providing quality care for the elderly in the Bowdon Conservation Area of Trafford.

The Dignity Element at The Cedars Care Home in Altrincham

The Cedars Care Home in Trafford now extends its comprehensive range of support services to those suffering with dementia by adding to its Care Champion compliment three senior staff who are working with residents and their respective family members participating in activities which they personally enjoy.

The Cedars Care Home in Bowdon is Praised by Trafford Council

the-cedars-excellent The Cedars care home, which provides high quality residential care for the elderly including dementia care in Altrincham, is very proud to have been awarded a top level “ Green ” rating by at a recent routine infection control inspection, along with yet another 5 Star Food Hygiene rating, both by Trafford Council Environmental Control. These commendations by the Local Authority serve to demonstrate the high quality care services that The Cedars has provided for 32 years. Congratulations to all staff for this well-deserved achievement.

Pen-Y-Garth Awarded Top Marks from Care Regulator

PYG-CIW-report Pen-Y-Garth Care Home, which provides high quality residential care for the elderly including dementia care in Wrexham, is very proud to have been found at a recent routine inspection by the Care Standards Inspectorate Wales ( CIW ) to be fully compliant with all the prevailing care regulations. Congratulations to all staff for this well-deserved achievement.


The Cedars care home is situated in the leafy suburban village of Bowdon in south Manchester. The home itself is a Victorian property built in the 1870′s and sympathetically converted by Caring UK throughout the 1980′s. The care home caters for 34 residents in mainly single room, en-suited accommodation and has a range of spacious communal facilities with large outdoor spaces and landscape designed gardens.


Pen-Y-Garth care home is situated in the rural village of Brymbo, just four miles from the North Wales town of Wrexham. A Georgian property set in 2 acres of landscaped grounds and with stunning panoramic views of the countryside, the home was originally converted to its role as a care home in 1985 and extended five years later with the addition of a purpose built EMI wing. Pen-Y-Garth now provides exceptional 24-hour residential and EMI residential care for up to 44 residents.
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