ExtraCare Resident Stories

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media picture Rosina Luxford
Hughenden Gardens Village
Overcoming loneliness

Rosina Luxford, better known as Queenie, was one of the first to move into Hughenden Gardens Village. Queenie, in her nineties, tells how moving to Hughenden has helped her to deal with feelings of loneliness after her husband passed away.


media picture Richard Nursey
Hughenden Gardens Village
Youngest resident

Richard Nursey, 54, is the youngest resident at Hughenden Gardens Village. He moved to the village in July and so far is happy he moved.

media picture Bryan Walker
Hughenden Gardens Village
Care improves lives

Bryan Walker moved to Hughenden Gardens Village with his wife Pam in the first weekend of the village opening. Bryan explains how the care provided at Hughenden has improved the lives of him and his wife.


media picture Peter Deaton
Lark Hill Village, Nottingham
Otago fitness classes

Peter Deaton lives at Lark Hill Village in Nottingham and has peripheral neuropathy, which has led to nerve damage in his feet.

media picture Geoff Green
Hagley Road Village, Birmingham
Staying fit in the gym

Hagley Road Village resident and former Structural Engineer Geoff Green had a stroke four years ago. He says the gym at the Village has helped him enormously.

For further information on any of these case studies, please contact:

Lucy Clark, Communications Officer, on 02476 506011

Cheryl Flounders, Media Officer, on 07592 776 571 cheryl.flounders@extracare.org.uk 

Richard Tower, Communications Manager, on 0772 055 3658 richard.tower@extracare.org.uk