Joan has lived at Kingfisher Court for 8 months and in that time she has enjoyed shopping trips, days out, dancing, and she puts most of us to shame when it comes to yoga; this all sounds like the average day in the life at a care home but Joan’s zest for life and energy is made all the more remarkable when you hear that Joan will be 104 this year.
Born during the reign of George V, Joan has witnessed 3 coronations, 2 pandemics, a world war and 25 prime ministers, she has seen the world change beyond recognition, and she has many stories to tell.
Joan loves to spend time with all of her new friends, but she is especially fond of lifestyle manager, Steve who she affectionately addresses as her Stevie. It is a privilege to be able to be part of Joan’s life, she is such a special lady.
When asked what is the secret to living a long and healthy life, Joan told us that she has cream on everything, now that is a tip I can get on board with.