Acton Care Centre resident celebrates 100th birthday

Still going strong at 100 years of age, Acton Care Centre resident Mrs Maria Das-Neves celebrated her landmark birthday last week.

Friends and employees were on hand to wish her a happy birthday and to also help her eat a large cake and a selection of treats provided by Acton Care Centre. There was also a live musician to help set the party mood.

The Deputy Mayor of Ealing, the Councillor Mohammed Aslam and Mayoress Mrs Aslam were all in attendance. Special speeches were given by both the Deputy Mayor and the General Manager of Acton Care Centre, Mary McLaren.

Maria says that her secret to living a long and healthy life is ‘being happy in herself and enjoying life. Maria has been a resident at Acton Care Centre since 2009 and has a son and granddaughter that live in Portugal.