Balhousie care homes open their doors to the lonely this Christmas

A group of award-winning care homes across Angus, Tayside and Perthshire are opening their doors to people spending Christmas Day alone. Care homes from across Balhousie Care Group, one of Scotland’s leading providers of residential care, are welcoming people on their own from the local community to enjoy Christmas dinner with their staff, residents and families.


New Care Home manager for Balhousie Lisden in Kirriemuir

Balhousie Lisden in Kirriemuir has recruited a new Care Home Manager, Claire Alexander. Claire, a resident of Blairgowrie, said she was looking forward to an “open door policy” for residents, staff and their families. She said: “Balhousie Lisden plays as important part in Balhousie Care Group as its very first care home, opening 28 years ago. I’m proud to be heading up an excellent and dedicated team here and to continue our strong links with the community in and around Kirriemuir.”  


Pet Therapy Fun at Balhousie Lisden

Eden’s Garden paid a visit to Lisden care home last month where our residents were keen to have cuddles and hand-feed some of the little critters.