Knowing whether Residential Care will be best suited to yourself or a loved one will depend on personal circumstances. If you are someone who is struggling to maintain a household, finds it difficult to get about on your own, or has feelings of loneliness, residential care would be a great option for you. All of these circumstances are common in older people, and although it may sometimes be hard to accept, with the right care, you can improve your quality of life.
At a residential care home, your healthcare needs will be met each day with the help of a professional care team. If you are wondering how residential care would benefit you or a loved one, keep reading to discover the top five benefits.
Living in a care home provides individuals with ongoing care and support, making the day-to-day way of life much easier. No matter how much or how little support someone may need, a member of a care team will always be available to provide aid and assistance. This could be helping someone with their medication management or personal care, assisting in an activity, or someone who is not physically able to accompany them around the home.
Care homes offer a safe setting for those who are vulnerable or where family members are concerned for their safety at home. Moving to a care home provides peace of mind for everyone involved as residents are monitored 24/7 by a team of professionals. Each bedroom is fitted with nurse call systems so that residents can call for assistance at any time of the day or night. Care home staff ensure to oversee every activity and mealtime so that they can provide assistance should residents require it.
A care home enables those who have previously lived alone or felt feelings of loneliness to socialise with others in a group living setting. Interacting with like-minded people on a regular basis is known to improve emotional well-being. Participating in group activities is the perfect way to form new friendships and share interests. By spending time with fellow residents and staff, life-long bonds can be made which can make such a positive impact on someone’s life.
Residents can experience the finer things in life thanks to an all-inclusive lifestyle. With regular meals prepared by an in-chef and catering team, and an exciting activities programme offered each week, residents can experience a varied and luxurious lifestyle. No matter what type of care someone is receiving, every individual gets treated equally and has the opportunity to make sure of the all-inclusive amenities available.
With the cost of living rising, residents don’t have to worry about paying their bills. All of the stressful administrative duties are taken care of by the care home team. Mundane household chores such as cleaning, cooking and washing are completely taken off residents' hands, allowing them to do the things that truly matter to them most, whatever that might be.
Residential Care at Westerton
At Westerton, we provide modern accommodation for 100 residents at our luxury residence. We have invested heavily in providing beautiful, spacious relaxation areas and en-suite bedrooms, as well as facilities including a cinema room, hair salon and activities programme.
The residential care we provide at Westerton is tailored to the individual needs of our residents so that they can flourish in an environment that supports them and their pursuits. No matter how much daily support and assistance someone requires, our team is devoted to helping improve residents’ quality of life here at Westerton.
Those receiving residential care at our home will be supported with daily duties to help complete them with ease whether it be mobility, medication or personal care. Our around-the-clock care will help residents to achieve a tranquil and enjoyable life, free to focus on their hobbies and interests.
Chat with Us Today
The friendly team at Westerton will gladly answer any questions you may have about our care options or facilities. You can reach us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0141 942 5834. You may also use our online Enquiry Form to contact us and a member of our staff will respond as soon as possible.