Fairhurst Road, Stranraer DG9 7QL
Belmont in Stranraer is a purpose-built residential care home which specialises in caring for older people with dementia.
The care home is found in the south west of the town at the head of Loch Ryan.
It has 27 single bedrooms, 15 with en-suite facilities and one double bedroom especially for couples.
Residents are encouraged to bring their favourite pieces of furniture, photographs and personal possessions for their rooms.
Regular activities include strawberry teas, coffee mornings and Burns suppers.
Cooks prepare fresh, nutritional, hearty and healthy meals as a vital part in maintaining the health and well-being of all residents in care.
Gardens are very important to the philosophy of care. The care home has a Remembrance garden planted especially for residents by the Prince’s Trust and there are vegetable plots for residents to attend to.
Group: St Philips Care Group
Person in charge: Stewart Wilson (Home Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Dumfries and Galloway Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 29 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability
Admission Information: Ages 65+.
Single Rooms: 27
Shared Rooms: 1
Rooms with ensuite WC: 15
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Own GP if required • Close to Local shops
Latest Care Inspectorate* Report on Belmont House: click here
* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Belmont House