Crescent Park Lodge describes itself “The Lodge that Cares”.
So does the staff.
A Personal Service Worker here lives close by a lady in her seventies who has an adult son at home. The lady has suffered noisy arguments with the son who in the past consumed too much alcohol and was in the habit of going outside in the middle of the night, raising his arms to the sky and shouting,
How it was done I can’t conceive because in my experience very few alcoholics are cured even by experts. This Personal Service Worker succeeded and both mother and son are very grateful. As are the neighbours whose slumber was often disturbed.
This story has a happy ending and just goes to show what a determined caregiver with a good heart can do whether at work or at their domicile..