Community Spring Tree

Our residents at Sahara Lodge and Gardens have been helping to make crochet flowers for the Spring Tree community event in Forest Gate. The result of the collective effort is this colourful knitted and crochet tree cover, which is now beautifully displayed in Forest Gate High Street. The residents thoroughly enjoyed working with local artist...

Our special birthday girl!

Elaine is the first resident that Sahara Care welcomed through our doors all those years ago in 1998. Over the years, Elaine has enjoyed many holidays.  Her favourite destination so far was a Mediterranean cruise where she visited Portugal and Spain. This is an image of Elaine enjoying a cocktail on the cruise-ship during that...

CPV Job Fair

We will be attending the Care Providers’ Voice Job Fair on Thursday, 23rd March 2023. The event is taking place between 10am-2pm in the Main Hall, Redbridge Town Hall, High Road, Ilford, IG1 1DD. If you are looking for a career opportunity the care sector, come and have an informal chat with us.

Employee of the Quarter – Chanchel Johal (Chan)

Chan is someone who goes above and beyond and this is demonstrated perfectly in her approach to her role. Without exception, she makes everything seem effortless and nothing is any trouble for her. At the end of last year, she offered her services to work over the Christmas period and personally transported staff that were...

Who Cares?

We are proud to be sponsoring the Hallmark Foundation National Care Conference – Who Cares? on Tuesday, 7th March 2023, organised in collaboration with Working Options in Education. This free national conference and exhibition is for students in Years 9-13 and will mix industry champions with national speakers, including Avnish Goyal CBE, Chair of Care...

Turkey & Syria Earthquake

Our hearts go out to the people of Turkey and Syria following the devastating earthquakes that took place on 6th February 2023. Our thoughts are with all the Turkish and Syrian communities around the world waiting for news for their loved ones following the earthquake.

Work Experience

Our team at Sahara Lodge & Gardens are very aware of the importance that local businesses play in supporting young people to develop their skills and knowledge in preparation for the workplace. We work with a number of local schools and colleges in supporting and promoting careers in Health and Social Care. This is a...

Keep learning, keep growing

At Sahara Care, we support our residents to continue to grow and learn at every opportunity. Each year, we have residents who enrol in local colleges to undertake courses such as photography, arts & crafts and movement to music. This is Siddika and Renee from our Sahara Lodge and Gardens service showing off the brilliant...

New Year, New Look!

Anna is a valued resident at our Sahara Parkside supported living facility. At Sahara Care, we believe that developing life skills underpins the journey towards greater independence and builds confidence in making day to day choices. Anna decided to greet 2023 head on with a new look and enjoyed her time at the salon making...

Merry Christmas from all at Sahara Care