"Really pleased with the hobbies and entertainment as well as the overall care."
"you just do not expect food of this quality & choice in a residential home to be honest, it's amazing and we love the family restaurant nights and the chance from time to time to have lunch with mum during the week."
"My mother is very happy at Heathfield and has glowing reports of the staff, food and general support."
Our varied programme of activities includes arts and craft afternoons, an opportunity to reminisce, quizzes, flower arranging and regular church services.
For those who want to hone their skills or learn more there are various workshops and for those less able to engage in this way we provide sensory stimulation through colour, music, movement to name but three. We encourage residents to be as active as they feel able, whether that means armchair exercises, skittles or even polishing or dusting if that is their wish!
Our care team are chosen carefully and extensively trained to provide quality care. Our recruitment practices are vigorous to ensure a close match with the ethos and values we promote as a home.
Glenys Young is our registered manager. Glenys holds a NVQ level 4 manager’s qualification and has been in this post for a number of years. Our senior team are also well established and in some cases medically qualified, which assists in our liaison with medical professionals with whom we have excellent relations.
Our home features a hairdressing salon, and a chiropodist, optician and ministers
make regular visits. There is Wi-
We have an open visiting policy and encourage friends and family to visit at any time. Visitors are also welcome to join the residents for a meal in the dining room or the resident's own room if they wish.
The home has a chaplain who meets with residents, their families and friends as appropriate to provide pastoral and, where appropriate, spiritual support.