ExtraCare Resident Stories

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media picture Yvonne Jack
Hughenden Gardens Village, High Wycombe
Making the decision to move

Great grandmother Yvonne Jack was just 16 when she met Neville who had recently arrived from the Caribbean island of Saint Vincent.

media picture Pam Fortune
Stoke Gifford Village, Bristol

Pam Fortune, in her seventies, tells how living in Stoke Gifford Retirement Village would give her hope and purpose.

media picture Ann Strickland
Lark Hill Village, Nottingham

Former nurse Ann Strickland is full of praise for ExtraCare’s Well-being Service.


media picture Dick Whittington
Bournville Gardens Village, Birmingham

Richard Charles Whittington, otherwise known as Dick, 84, and his wife Beryl, 85, moved to Bournville Gardens Village  three years ago. Dick explains the benefits of living here and owning their own flat:

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