Ferndale Daily Activities

Fun, interaction and exercise is available for all our residents, everyday, to keep them stimulated in body and mind.

Ferndale Nursing Home

Bringing the Entertainment

We have a dedicated activities co-ordinator, Christine who ensures that all our residents are able, should they wish, to participate in a wide range of enjoyable daily activities within our nursing home.

Ferndale Nursing Home

Ferndale Daily Activities

Activities can be changed on a daily and weekly basis, in keeping with the residents personal capabilities. Our activity calendar below (guide) is to demonstrate when our residents will be participating (if they wish) with these activities.


We also have regular visits, including...


Weekly Hair dressing appointments available upon request.


Local singer regularly visits singing classics from a bygone era.


Local musician entertains our residents playing beautiful classical music.

Church Services

Every Sunday a lay priest visits Ferndale to conduct holy communion for those wanting to participate.

Catholic priest will visit on request.

As a home we also conduct services for;

  • Easter
  • Remembrance Sunday
  • Harvest Festival
  • Christmas

Days Out

We are also spoilt to be situated in the heart of West Sussex and surrounded by beautiful local venues.

Our team regularly book external trips that offer our residents beautiful stimulating activities.

These trips include;

  • National trust parks
  • National trust houses
  • Local garden centres
  • Tilgate Park
  • Brighton Marina
  • Tulleys Farm
  • Holmbush Farm
  • Trips to the Sea Side

Summer BBQ

Fun for all the family at our annual summer BBQ where residents and family members can enjoy the sun and great BBQ food.


Carol singing from a local school or charity and Christmas party for residents and family members to enjoy the festive season.

Some of these are on hold due to the pandemic but we hope they will be on shortly as the residents and family love these occasions.

Would you like to arrange a tour?

We welcome potential residents and family members to come and have a fully guide tour around Ferndale so you can see for your self and meet the staff and other residents in our nursing home.

Book A Tour of Crossways Care Home

We also have a sister Residential Care Home home in Lindfield, West Sussex

Crossways Residential Care Home, is a care home for the elderly that provides elderly and respite care to a high standard in the beautiful village of Lindfield, West Sussex for people aged 65 and over, including married couples and/or partners.