Pupils’ penpal scheme for Lake District care home residents

12 December 2023

Primary school pupils are writing their way into 2024 after popping into Kendal Care Home to share letters they had written to residents.

Armed with homemade Christmas decorations, 19 pupils aged seven to 11 from St Cuthbert’s Catholic Primary in Windermere read letters they had written about their summer holidays.

Fergal said: “Having the children visit and starting a penpal friendship is amazing for the residents, especially those with dementia.”


Why not read more of the published article from the Cumbria Crack, just click the link – https://cumbriacrack.com/2023/12/12/pupils-penpal-scheme-for-lake-district-care-home-residents/