Services provided

Services provided in the home

The staff will undertake ordinary personal care such as assisted bathing.

In times of illness a G.P. will be called, extra personal care given and / or external nursing services i.e. district nurses used. If a G.P. considers it necessary, residents must accept admission to hospital or nursing home and will be welcomed back after convalescence.

Residents’ medication can be held and administered by staff when necessary.

Meals are included, but residents can buy their own snacks to keep in their room.

A laundry service is provided.

Rooms are cleaned and beds changed by the domestic staff, but residents are encouraged to share light duties, such as making their beds if possible and keeping their room tidy.

Chiropody services can be arranged. Charges are direct if required.

A hairdresser comes in weekly. Charges are direct if required.

Special diets are catered for where possible.

There are classes for keep fit, baking, craft and music for health.

Concerts and other entertainments are organised in the home.

Trips out are organised using the home’s minibus.

Parties are held at Christmas and other festivals.

Religious services from various denominations are held in the home on a weekly basis.

Residents are encouraged to participate in residents meetings and through questionnaires, ensuring that their views on all aspects of the home are considered and the services it provides are maintained to a high standard.

The home has an open door policy and is suitable for low dependency care.

HOME facilities

Coffee and biscuits are served in the lounge every morning and afternoon at Westdale.

There are craft and exercise classes and a visiting chiropodist and hairdresser.

Religious services are held, including Quaker meeting for worship.

Outings, concerts and parties are arranged and the tenants of the flats are welcomed.

Services may be accessed by the tenants of the flats with additional monthly payments as laid out in the schedule of charges.

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