These may vary but are likely to include Reminiscence Sessions, visits from local 6th form students to chat and play cards etc. Music and Mobility sessions to keep limbs from getting stiff, craft afternoons, music and sing-songs organised by professional musicians. Residents can enjoy outings with relatives or members of staff to shop, go out for coffee, lunch, or teas, or walk in the Bancroft Gardens beside the river (or even go on a river trip in the summer).

There are opportunities for the residents benefit from local concerts and shows. Occasional day trips take place in the summer for the more able residents. Furthermore, coffee mornings in aid of various charities regularly occur and are wonderful opportunities for residents to invite friends and relatives to join them. Residents birthdays and other occasions are celebrated with parties and each year some of the residents have the opportunity to go on a short seaside holiday accompanied by the Manager or Deputy and staff.