Tea & IT with the Digital Eagles

Barclay’s team Marian Humphryes, Viraj Bharadva and Ed Baldeo with residents from Ewart House.  Residents from Ewart House enjoyed their first IT learning session with the ‘Digital Eagle’ volunteers from Barclays Bank. The community engagement initiative is designed to show those older people, who may not have access to or experience of handheld tablets, just…

Bob Blackman MP visits Paxfold

Bob Blackman MP for Harrow East was invited by Christopher Holley, CEO of Harrow Churches Housing Association to view Paxfold sheltered scheme. Also present were Harrow Councillor Camilla Bath and Dave Smith, External Affairs Manager National Housing Federation. They met Paxfold resident Yvonne Bourke who showed the visitors around her home. Yvonne remarked, ‘I must’ve…

Allotments add to well being

A group of residents recently received the keys to their long awaited allotment plot beside Ewart House. the group immediately got stuck in tackling the overgrowth and preparing the ground. Resident, Peter Callaghan enthused about the group’s new outdoor space, ‘It gets people together and is something to look forward to. I can see right…

Ewart House celebrates its 5th anniversary

Ewart House extra care scheme celebrated its fifth anniversary marking the occasion with a special lunch for residents, musical entertainment and an invitation to the Mayor of Harrow, Cllr Krisna Suresh to join them. Resident Marie Holland (pictured above) said, ‘I can’t believe that five years have flown past! I like it here, and it’s…