29/11/2020 – Day & Evening shift – zoe holmes

Shift Report:

Fela was in the shower on my arrival, I had handover, then I supported Fela out of the shower and started Fela’s morning routine with him, Chloe finished off Fela’s routine.

Fela came downstairs and had his breakfast, he was in a lovely happy mood, I did the board with Fela and then he relaxed while staff did chores.

We then headed out for a neighbourhood walk Fela did well and was very excited, towards the end of our walk Fela became vocal but we think this was due to excitement.

We headed home and once home Fela went to the bathroom and I supported Fela to change his wet clothes, Fela then sat down and I put the breath city church service on for Fela.

After we got ready and headed to Mama and Michael’s house, Fela was so excited about going today, he was happy and excited all morning.

When we arrived Fela did brilliant taking off his coat and shoes, we then sat in the lounge before we had our lunch.

We had a beautiful lunch and Fela did really well and ate neat and tidy and was very good at communicating what he wanted, especially appletiser, after lunch we all sat down and had a cup of tea and then Michael opened his birthday presents.

After Fela relaxed and then went upstairs just after 4pm, Fela relaxed on the red sofa listening to Michael Buble and Mama gave Fela a manicure, at around 5pm we got ready to leave.

Once home Fela was happy and sat in his rocking chair, Fela relaxed watching Joseph and then had his dinner, Fela ate well and after watched the rest of his movie, after Emma gave Fela a facial trim and we sat together chatting.

At 8pm Fela had his evening snack and started to appear tired, Fela watched the end of Shrek and then Emma supported Fela with his bath routine, Fela had a bowel movement before getting into the bath.

Fela is now splashing away happily.


Arousal States – Start: 1 Baseline End: 1 Baseline Did his state change? Yes to 2a – Vocal Fela became vocal towards the end of the walk. Did he have a bowel movement? Yes Bristol score: Was Fela incontinent?: No Did he have vigorous exercise?: Yes – Neighbourhood walk