ExtraCare Resident Stories

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media picture Lynne Chalk and Val McBride
Longbridge Village, Birmingham
Moving to the Village

Lynne and Val were born just two days apart. They went to school together. They started work in the same office. And when Lynne married Val’s brother at 16 it was Val who was her bridesmaid.

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.