122 Harestane Road, Dundee DD3 0NY
Being newly refurbished, Harestane's facilities are second to none. Throughout the refurbishment process they constantly asked themselves 'What will truly benefit clients and what will make this a real home from home?'. They feel that the results speak for themselves. With four modern, attractive, homely lounges, two of which have french doors leading directly to the beautiful gardens. There are electric recliner chairs for added comfort and even Nintendo Wii consoles just in case anyone feels like a spot of tennis. There are two quiet lounges where clients can enjoy there newspaper or favourite book as well as two family lounges equipped with comfortable couches, a dining area and tea and coffee making facilities for the use of visiting families. These are ideal should visitors wish extra space when visiting with grand children and extended family. The bedrooms have been decorated to the highest standards, all with modern en-suite facilities. Every bedroom in Harestane has a view of the large landscaped gardens. Rooms are equipped with hotel style furniture and luxurious curtains. Clients are encouraged and helped to personalise their rooms with their own belongings and pictures to make it feel like home. As well as individual en-suite facilities, there are four assisted wet rooms and two assisted bathrooms. A varied programme of daily activities is available for clients enjoyment. Nursing and care staff are on duty 24 hours a day. On going training from induction to further professional development is an integral part of the Home's philosophy to continually improve standards of care. Qualified catering staff provide varied menus which are assessed for nutritional value and dieticians are consulted whenever specialist dietary requirements arise. Clients are consulted on arrival at the home regarding food likes/dislikes and this is reviewed with them.
Group: Priority Care Group
Person in charge: Margaret Brand (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Dundee City Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 64 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability
Single Rooms: 64
Rooms with ensuite WC: 64
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Ground Floor Accommodation only • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.
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