Residential Care Home based in Witham, Essex.
20 Boars Tye Road
Silver End, Witham, Essex CM8 3QA

01376 584515



Every day there is something interesting going on at Boars Tye, engaging with everyone regardless of whether they have dementia or not. The dates of our main Events can be viewed on here on our website, or on our Facebook page. The activities are aimed to be fun and to stimulate the body and mind. We also send out a monthly newsletter to the next of kin and those who request a copy (see our latest Newsletters listed on the right-hand panel on our news page).

Regular eventsActivities at Boars Tye Residential Care Home

  • We have a number of professional singers/musicians that we use and have two afternoons a month enjoying live entertainment.
  • Each week we do various Arts and Crafts.
  • We have regular residents meetings where any ideas, suggestions or comments can be aired and shared.
  • Manicures – to have that bit of pamper time
  • Movie Days, Morning Coffee’s, Visits to the Park and times of Reminiscence are enjoyed.


Growing vegetables, planting flowers, admiring the landscaping and watching the wildlife.

Arts and Crafts

Painting, Card making and Flower arranging.


Jam tarts, Cake decorating and Peppermint creams are made.


Bingo, Snakes and ladders, Cards, Dominoes, Hoopla, Bowles, Bean bag darts, Quiz, Crosswords and Word search are played.


Our library provides Short stories, magazines, poems and proverbs which can be read.

Seasonal afternoon teas

The Residents enjoy afternoon tea and cakes for various celebration days throughout the year. These will include Easter Sunday and Christmas Time.


We have a variety of outings booked throughout the year, where we hire the mini bus. Residents’ families are welcome to come along. Outings include Brightlingsea, Maldon, Tiptree Jam Factory and more!