Click through this article to see photos of the cocktail afternoon.
Click through this article to see photos of the cocktail afternoon.

Doncaster care home throws cocktail party for their residents to bring them joy after a hard 18 months

Residents and staff at a Doncaster care home got dressed up for an exciting cocktail afternoon which lifted everyone’s spirits.

Tuesday, 15th June 2021, 9:07 am

The Rowena House care home in Conisbrough had a jolly old time on June 9 when they threw a cocktail afternoon party for their residents.

Stacey Dean, Home Manager, said: “We wanted to lift spirits after a hard year.

"We had a Covid-19 outbreak back in February which meant that we had to close for a few months.”

The cocktail afternoon did the trick as Stacey said that both residents and staff had a great time.

"It was a really good afternoon – the sun was out and we had a band playing,” she continued.

"There was dancing and laughter.

"It felt like we finally got a bit of normality back.

"I want to give a huge shout out to all the staff here at Rowena House for their incredible work during the pandemic.”

Click through this article to see wonderful photos of the cocktail afternoon.

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