Northampton care home residents say 'thank you' to nurses with homemade cards and goodie bags

'It is so nice to be able to do something for them, they work so hard'

Tuesday, 18th May 2021, 3:24 pm

Residents at a Northampton care home made cards and goodie bags for nurses to thank them for all their hard work, especially during the coronavirus pandemic.

Timken Grange celebrated International Nurses Day on Wednesday, May 12, by getting their creative juices flowing and filling goodie bags with coffee, biscuits, notepads and pens.

One resident commented: “It is so nice to be able to do something for them, they work so hard."

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Timken Grange residents and a member of staff make cards to thank nurses.
Timken Grange residents and a member of staff make cards to thank nurses.

The lifestyle team at the Timken Way South care home then delivered them to nearby doctors' surgeries and the offices of its district nurses.

One of the district nurses said: “What a lovely idea, thank you so much we really appreciate you thinking of us."