The Concept of Identity

September is World Alzheimer’s Month, and today we’re honoring it by looking at the concept of identity and what this means to people living with a Dementia. Developmental psychologist, Erik... Read more

Cheese, Port & Pool – The Things that Bring Men Together

Cheese, Port & Pool Camaraderie is something we usually associate with workplaces, sports clubs, or the military. It is the trust between a group of individuals who are usually uniting... Read more

World Alzheimer’s Month: Snowdon Climb Fundraiser

The central support team for Gibraltar Nursing Home, Monmouth have raised £1500 climbing the tallest peak in England and Wales in aid of Alzheimer’s awareness. The team who are a... Read more

World Alzheimer’s Day: Let’s talk about Loneliness

The 21st of September is World Alzheimer’s Day, and the 2020 theme is, ‘Let’s talk about Dementia.’ Research has shown that people who live with a dementia are at a... Read more

The Magic of Music: Gibraltar Nursing Home, Monmouth

The Power of Music in Dementia Care There is power in music. Revolutionaries have used music as a platform to convey messages of change, during periods of civil and societal... Read more

Nurses Year 2020: Barbara Jones

May 2020 marks 200 years since the birth of the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale. To mark such an occasion, Gibraltar Nursing Home, Monmouth, are sharing the stories of... Read more

Celebrating 67 years of Marriage this Valentine’s Day

Meet Peter & Glenys Peter and Glenys Hackett have lived together at Gibraltar Nursing Home for over two years. Valentine’s Days are more special for them than most, as every... Read more

Former Mayoress Eirwen Warren serving in 1980

Former Mayoress of Monmouth living at Gibraltar Nursing Home meets current Mayor of Monmouth

There has been an established ‘Mayor of Monmouth’ since the thirteenth century and as the term length is only a single year there have been many who have held the... Read more

National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day at Gibraltar Nursing Home

Karen Tidy - Carer of People, Rhymer of Words October 3rd was the 25th anniversary of National Poetry Day and the theme of this year’s literacy celebration was ‘Truth.’ Karen... Read more