The Erskine Home, Bishopton, Renfrewshire
The Erskine Home, Bishopton, Renfrewshire
The Erskine Home, Bishopton, Renfrewshire

The Erskine Home in Bishopton opened in 2000. The home offers long term and respite care and looks after 180 residents in six houses, two of which specialise in dementia services.

At The Erskine Home, the usual range of services are complemented by the popular Royal Scots Shop, staffed by volunteers, Harry's Cafe and the nearby Erskine Garden Centre and Vanishing Willows cafe.

Group: Erskine Hospital

Person in charge: Caroline Shotter (Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Renfrewshire Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 180 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's

Admission Information: Anyone, including their spouse or widow/er, who has served in The Armed Forces for at least 1 day is eligible. Erskine welcomes those who have served either as a Regular or on National Service in the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, Army or Royal Air Force. This includes volunteers and regular reserves. Ex members of the Merchant marine who were deployed on active service; the current spouse of those listed above; members of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary; members of the Home Guard or the widow/widower of any of the above, unless the spouse has remarried..

Single Rooms: 180

Rooms with ensuite WC: 180

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest Care Inspectorate* Report on The Erskine Home: click here

* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.

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posted 23 Nov 2015

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