Safe and secure
A safe and secure option for those who are no longer able to live alone or may feel isolated
All inclusive charges
You won't have the effort of making your meals, paying utility bills or maintaining a property; this is all taken care of.
24/7 access to support
Personal care is available 24/7. This can be reassuring to individuals who may be unsteady on their feet or who need regular help with medication.
Couples can stay together
Many residential care homes have the option to allow couples to stay together.
Nursing care included
Nursing homes can meet extensive support needs and work closely with medical practitioners and associated care professionals to keep you safe.
Access to activities of your choice
Most residential care homes offer a variety of activities to keep you engaged, independent and living a fulfilled life
Regulated and inspected Care services
These services are regulated and independently inspected to ensure that minimum standards are upheld.
Transition can be overwhelming
It can be an overwhelming transition from your own home to a shared space.
A large financial commitment
It can seem expensive but should include all your costs, including 24/7 onsite support.
Choose an accessible location for visitors
Do take time to consider the location of the Care Home you choose so that visiting by friends and family is possible to maintain family bonds and relationships.
Shared living arrangement
As the home tries to suit a variety of needs amongst its residents, the service may not always feel like 'home'.