Lilian Faithfull Care teams up with Officeworx in Cheltenham to send Christmas messages to residents

Cheltenham-based Officeworx is creating colouring sheets so local schoolchildren can send Christmas messages to residents at Lilian Faithfull Care homes.

This Christmas, Lilian Faithfull Care is teaming up with Cheltenham-based office equipment supplier Officeworx so local schoolchildren can send Christmas messages to its residents.

As part of its Christmas Letter Appeal 2021, Officeworx is creating Christmas colouring sheets for St James’ Primary School in Cheltenham, encouraging children at the school to draw pictures and write festive messages to residents living at Lilian Faithfull Care’s St Faith’s and Faithfull House homes.

The owners of Officeworx have a personal connection to St Faith’s nursing home, where their father is a resident, with the company designing the colouring sheets to give kids the chance to get creative while bringing some festive cheer to residents who may be spending Christmas away from their families.

In 2020, Officeworx collected 112 letters from local schoolchildren to deliver to the residents at St Faith’s – and it hopes the entire school will get behind this year’s appeal as it extends the scheme to include Faithfull House, too.

Children can write a letter, draw a picture or colour in one of the sheets and put it in the Officeworx Christmas post box at St James’ Primary School by 3pm on Thursday 16 December 2021 ready to be delivered.

Alternatively, anyone wishing to send a festive message directly to Lilian Faithfull Care can find addresses and contact details for all seven Lilian Faithfull Care homes and day care hubs on its website.

For more information, visit lilianfaithfull.co.uk.


By Chloe Gorman


© SoGlos
Monday 06 December 2021

More news you might like...

Greg James is DJing at Cheltenham Racecourse to celebrate the 2022 racing season’s finale.

Greg James to play at Cheltenham Racecourse for May Bank Holiday

Greg James will be returning to Cheltenham Racecourse, DJing a huge after party following the Race Night, in April 2022.

Dale Vince, founder of Ecotricity, said work on the new stadium and Eco Park could start as early as spring 2022.

Work on Ecotricity’s new football stadium and business park development in Gloucestershire could start in spring

Ecotricity has submitted ‘revisited plans’ for its long-awaited Eco Park development, a new football stadium and business park...

A new initiative to save food from being sent to landfill is being pioneered at The King’s School in Gloucester.

The King’s School Gloucester is the first in the country to pioneer a new initiative to save food waste

Environmental enterprise Surplus to Purpose is helping The King’s School in Gloucester save waste food from landfill through...

The Festival Shop Window competition is back in Gloucestershire and it’s time to deck out your building in a delightful racing theme – with a £2,000 top cash prize.

The Festival Shop Window competition launches across Gloucestershire

With a £2,000 cash top prize up for grabs, Cheltenham Racecourse and SoGlos have teamed-up to bring back The Festival Shop...

Cotswold-based The Scenic Supper is now offering creative planning and management of bespoke parties, events and weddings for up to 100 people.

The Scenic Supper is launching a new parties and wedding service

The Scenic Supper has launched parties and wedding management services within its bespoke glasshouses at Todenham Manor Farm...

Don’t miss

Unmissable highlights