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Our sincere thanks for all that you have done for our Mother

2019-03-08T09:38:57+00:00

“Dear all,

I am writing on behalf of my sisters and myself to convey our sincere thanks for all that you have done for our Mother. She moved to Sibbertoft nearly three years ago and many of you have known her since then. You will have witnessed her changes over those years from someone who found it difficult to settle to latterly a much more peaceful person. Your constant care and friendship with her has been very much appreciated..

It must always be difficult for you to look into a room a find that a face is missing. Please be aware that for us as regular visitors that we will miss you all and think of the many offers of cups of tea or coffee that you kindly made for us.

With all our best wishes for the future and again with all our thanks.”

John and Harriet.

Our sincere thanks for all that you have done for our Mother2019-03-08T09:38:57+00:00

Thank you all for caring for mum so well.

2019-01-21T18:20:35+00:00

“I visited Mum on Tuesday and I was really warmed to see your activities lady had a plastic envelope specifically tailored for Mum with pictures of Royal Ascot, ladies in their hats, the Queen and various pictures of different race horses, and poems of racing. I just wanted to show my appreciation . Her passion and love was and IS horse racing – she was a member of the Royal Ascot racing club (as you know) and to show her any recognition of those days is marvellous. She loves poetry too. Thank you all for caring for her so beautifully. She always looks clean, tidy, pretty and happy when I visit her. It’s lovely that you are stimulating her as we never really know do we what goes on in her head and how much she actually does understand but can’t communicate?

She also has a huge love of tennis – was Tim Henman, then moved on to Andy Murray!
I am sure she would love it if you could put the telly on for her when Royal Ascot starts next Tuesday and indeed I think Queens tennis is on next week too. I know she zones in and out but all this stimulation and nostalgia I feel will benefit her. And of course Wimbledon tennis. Please keep playing the background music when she is in your main sitting room. She loves singing and music . Also church was a big thing for her but I appreciate you cannot take her to the church services but church was a great comfort to her.

To summarise – keep doing what you are doing! We are so relieved that Mum is in such a compassionate and caring home. We don’t […]

Thank you all for caring for mum so well.2019-01-21T18:20:35+00:00

I just wanted to write to all of you who cared for my Granny, Mrs G.

2018-10-02T13:42:37+00:00

“To all those at Sibbertoft
I just wanted to write to all of you who cared for my Granny, Mrs G.
I felt you all cared for her with such patience and looked after her so well, and for that I will always be so grateful to you.
It was always a welcoming and warm environment when walking through the door at Sibbertoft, and that counted for so much to know she was in a loving place.
You all work so hard and it was lovely to have had the chance to meet you all. Wishing Sibbertoft all the best, Thank you”

I just wanted to write to all of you who cared for my Granny, Mrs G.2018-10-02T13:42:37+00:00

thank you for your kindness and care for Dad

2018-08-03T13:34:04+00:00
To All at Sibbertoft Manor
I wanted to write to thank you for your kindness and care for Dad in the 15 months he was living with you. Sadly his Dementia meant he was unable to continue to live at home but the thoughtful care and patience you showed him helped him to settle at Sibbertoft. It was clear that you had managed to get to know him and he responded to you – sometimes with that lovely “light-up-the-face smile. It is a bit of a strange time with arrangements to make etc and being a bit of support to mum. We will all miss Dad but hope that happy memories of a long, busy life will come too the fore in time.
thank you for your kindness and care for Dad2018-08-03T13:34:04+00:00

Everyone really seemed to care about him – with his lovely smile

2018-08-03T13:34:26+00:00

On behalf of all John’s family I would like to thank you and all your lovely staff, Carers, nurses, outside staff and helpers for looking after him so kindly. Everyone really seemed to care about him – with his lovely smile. It made our lives more bearable. We shall all miss him enormously but hope he is now at peace.

Everyone really seemed to care about him – with his lovely smile2018-08-03T13:34:26+00:00

Thank you for your patience and kindness

2018-07-27T07:31:30+00:00
To all the staff at Sibbertoft Manor
Thank you so much for looking after my Nanna. It was so comforting too know how well looked after she was. Thank you for your patience and kindness that you showed her in her last years when she was at her most vulnerable. Having worked with some of you, I knew how kind you are and it was incredible how well looked after Nanna was. Keep doing what you are doing, you truly make a difference to the lives of the residents and their families.
Thank you for your patience and kindness2018-07-27T07:31:30+00:00

Our sincere thanks for the kindness and care

2018-07-02T13:59:06+00:00
To Matron and all Staff
Please accept our sincere thanks for the kindness and care given to Angela during her stay at Sibbertoft Manor.
Thank you again
Our sincere thanks for the kindness and care2018-07-02T13:59:06+00:00