63 Brechin Road, Kirriemuir DD8 4DE
Lisden Nursing Home is located in a residential area on the edge of Kirriemuir. This beautiful, elegant listed Victorian house provides spacious accommodation and immaculately kept mature gardens. It’s proximity to the town with a variety of places of interest, places of worship and local shopping, enables residents to remain part of the local community.
Balhousie Lisden was the first home in the Balhousie Group when it opened its doors to its first residents in 1992. The experienced and well trained staff (some of whom have been there since the home opened) continue to provide nursing care to a maximum of 25 residents. Accommodation at Lisden is provided in single rooms bar one double, all of which have en-suite facilities.
Adjacent to Balhousie Lisden House is a new specialist dementia care unit. The new purpose built facility provides a warm and homely atmosphere for a maximum of 16 residents.
Balhousie Care group is at the forefront of developing regional specialist care facilities for the growing number of residents affected by or living with various degrees of dementia in Scotland.
The care approach for residents in this group is to adopt a holistic, multi-disciplinary approach to their care and welfare.
Group: Balhousie Care Group
Person in charge: Madeana Laing (Home Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Angus Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 42 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's
Admission Information: Ages 65+.
Single Rooms: 40
Shared Rooms: 1
Rooms with ensuite WC: 32
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Separate Dementia Care Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest Care Inspectorate* Report on Balhousie Lisden Care Home: click here
* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.
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