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The 2021 Christmas Quiz

The 2021 Christmas Quiz

The wait is officially over! Last year‘s response to our Quiz was an astonishing £34,462 and we cannot thank you enough! Covid may have forced us to cancel some of our fundraising, but the work of PCNH goes on. Good food, well prepared, is so important to our...

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Fiona’s Leap of Faith Fundraiser

Fiona’s Leap of Faith Fundraiser

One of our nurses Fiona is to take a leap of faith to raise funds for PCNH; by jumping out of a plane! Fiona is able to see first hand how far fundraising goes for our residents and their activities, so has bravely decided to take a 'leap of faith' by parachuting out...

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Invent a Saying Competition Results

This year attracted more entries to this part of the Christmas quiz than previous years - perhaps lockdown gave you all more time to work out your answers. They were of a higher standard than usual, and certain themes emerged, some of them (as usual) distinctly un-PC....

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Results of the Christmas Quiz 2020

Thank you to all who entered the 2020 quiz. We can't possibly acknowledge every donation, but we are grateful for them all! Thank you also for the kind remarks which many of you add when sending in your entries to the quiz. Some of you commented that the quiz had...

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The 2020 Christmas Quiz

The 2020 Christmas Quiz

The wait is officially over! Thank you, yet again, for such incredible support of the Quiz. Last year you raised £24,016. Over the last fourteen years you have raised £244,407. Last year you raised money for some alterations. While our staff have been working...

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Light a Candle in Remembrance

Light a Candle in Remembrance

Every year around this time of Remembrance we usually invite all the families of those residents who have stayed with us during the past year but who are sadly no longer with us to join us for a short service of Remembrance here at PCNH. However due to the current...

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Namaste Relaxation Spa opens for residents

Namaste Relaxation Spa opens for residents

After a long day of activities and fun, our residents can now unwind and relax in our newly built Namaste Relaxation Spa, created by our great team of carers, nurses and maintenance team. The spa has been designed to be all about relaxation, and features a luxurious...

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The Friends of Petworth Cottage Nursing Home

The Friends of Petworth Cottage Nursing Home

This is an opportunity for the Trustees, Matron and Management Team of PCNH to thank the “Friends” for their continuing endeavours to support and raise funds for the Home in defiance of the Covid invasion! Under the guidance and leadership of the new “Friends”...

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Permanent daytime HCA vacancies available

We currently have daytime, full and part time shifts available for experienced Health Care Assistants to join our dedicated and friendly team at Petworth Cottage Nursing Home. Competitive rates of pay with flexible working hours. To enquire please contact: Tel: 01798...

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Residents love new Interactive Activities Table

The residents are loving our new interactive activities table, with the chaps currently enjoying a documentary on WW2 tanks. The table is great because it is a huge, portable touchscreen with a host of games, apps and features that are accesible to all. So far, our...

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The Byworth Bakers raise over £300 for PCNH

The Byworth Bakers raise over £300 for PCNH

Four pupils from Westbourne House School donned their apron's to hold a Bake Sale for us here at PCNH. The young bakers held the bake sale at The Black Horse Pub last Sunday. Rosie, Connie, Zander and Rory baked a selection of cupcakes, brownies and flapjacks, and...

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PPE to the rescue!

PPE to the rescue!

Our Cottage has received a much appreciated gift of 800 Face Masks from our great supporters Allan Hepworth and Rosie Li, from Beijing. The masks were handed over to our Matron last Friday, 29th May. The delivery was greatly appreciated by our Nursing Team, Carers and...

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Residents enjoy a morning of Flower Arranging

Residents enjoy a morning of Flower Arranging

The residents have been channelling their inner Monty Don by spending the morning Flower Arranging in the Golden Room, led by our Activities Co-coordinator, Dona. The flowers were donated by our wonderful Flower volunteers, who help to keep the home stocked up with...

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VE Day Celebrated in Style at PCNH

VE Day Celebrated in Style at PCNH

Following a two minute silence in honour of those who bravely fought for our freedom, the residents and staff joined together to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of VE Day. The day included some fun dressing up, plenty of bunting, tea and cake, fish and chips, a little...

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Ronnie raises an incredible amount after Braving the Shave

Ronnie raises an incredible amount after Braving the Shave

Our Senior Sister Ronnie Harris "Braved the Shave" on Tuesday and raised an absolutely incredible £1400 (so far!) for us here at PCNH! Megan was trusted with the clippers, and everyone was in agreement that the new trim is rather stylish and suits Ronnie perfectly....

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Residents enjoy Easter Egg hunt around the garden

Residents enjoy Easter Egg hunt around the garden

The Easter spirit was felt all around the home over the weekend as the residents enjoyed an Easter Egg hunt with their carers in the gardens. The gardening team have been hard at work over the winter, preparing the grounds for the spring, and it certainly looked...

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