CARE home workers held a supermarket collection for the Stroke Association – raising hundreds of pounds for the charity.
Staff from The Oaks Care Home, in Blyth, Northumberland, spent two days in the town’s Morrisons store with collection buckets.
They raised £442 before running a raffle and taking collections at the care home to bump the total up to £542.
Residents’ family members, staff and friends of the home all donated prizes for the raffle and put hands in pockets to donate an extra £100.
Paige Gallagher, activities coordinator at The Oaks Care Home, on Durban Street, said: