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Our Facilities at The Yachtsman

Excellent level of care

  • Respite, short, long term and permanent stay for residential clients.
  • individual care plans to include all aspects of our clients needs, enabling us to deliver a high standard of care.
  • excellent 24 hour staffing levels of all grades of care staff, providing a high standard of care in a homely and friendly atmosphere with a senior carer on every shift.
  • Sea view rooms, many with en-suite
  • Ongoing training programme for all grades of staff, encompassing all aspects of care and all statutory health and safety policies.
  • Regular visits from local GP's and other health care professionals, ensuring liasion of a multi disciplinary team for all clients.
  • Visiting chiropodist, optician, hairdresser, music entertainer, watercolour artist and clergy.
  • Monthly calls from mobile library.
  • Full time activities coordinator who spends time one to one or with groups.
  • Alternative medicine i.e. aromatherapy, acupuncture and reflexology can all be arranged.
  • Open visiting, family and friends are welcome to join in with in-house entertainment, social events and outings.
  • We have an active residents/relatives committee and all new clients are invited to join.
  • Excellent cuisine with special dietary needs and cultures catered for. All home cooked on the premises.
  • Transport can be arranged for potential clients to view. "Join us for a cup of tea and get to know us".
  • All inspection reports are available to read at any time.
  • Well resourced with latest moving and handling care and safety equipment
  • Continual maintenance and upgrading of decor, furnishings, equipment and resources
  • Up to date nurse call with pagers for 24 hour assistance
  • Up to date fire systems
  • Lifts to all floors
  • Reminiscence room / sensory room where residents can take their friends and relatives
  • Access to gardens and patio areas which are enclosed securely for safety.