Residential Care

Our knowledgeable and friendly staff are there to assist and support residents in leading independent lives with as much or as little assistance as they require.

We believe that our residents’ needs should be met in more ways than one. We strive to improve everyone’s overall health by encouraging both physical and mental activity.

Residential care allows our participants to enjoy the benefits of group living with like-minded people without the hassle of managing a household. Residents generally report increasing confidence and independence, in addition to improved well-being and a busy social life. In addition to regular tours and events, there is a diverse activities and entertainment schedule so that excitement can be found in the everyday.

Residential Care & Everyday Life

The residential care we give is completely unique and tailored to the specific needs of each of our residents, with levels of medical and wellness care being altered as and when. Westerton Care Home allows people to live their lives on their own terms, regardless of the amount of care they require.

Specialist staff deliver our person-centered approach 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We value each resident’s ability to live their lives as they see fit, embracing their uniqueness and passions while remaining active and social. We are so pleased to be able to offer a varied activities and entertainment programme, in addition to regular outings and events, ensuring that all residents can enjoy the everyday regardless of their medical needs.

What is Residential Care?

Residential care is an excellent option for someone who can no longer live alone with ease. Some people prefer to live in a residential care facility because it provides them with security, social interaction, and continual assistance. Residents can enjoy the benefits of group living alongside individuals with similar interests without the hassle of sustaining a household.

Residential care attempts to improve people’s overall well-being and social lives. We believe in providing more than just basic care for our residents; by encouraging both physical and mental stimulation will enable residents to thrive. Our mission is to provide the finest possible quality of life for all of our residents.

The Residential Care We Provide at ​​Westerton Care Home

We spend significant time with each new resident and their family prior to their arrival to establish a unique, tailored care plan. If your care needs change over time, our professional and compassionate team can assist you and customise your care plan when it’s time.

Residents receiving residential care will continue to be assisted with daily duties to help them get through the day with maximum ease and minimal disruption. Our around-the-clock care will guarantee a quiet and relaxing time for residents, free to focus on finding joy in the small things, from aiding with personal hygiene to enjoying mealtimes.

Who is Residential Care Suitable For?

Residential care is suitable for individuals who need a little extra help now and then in order for them to keep doing the everyday activities they love.

Residential care may be the best option if you or a loved one is finding it difficult to live alone, or if living alone is beginning to have a negative influence on mental or physical health. Residential care, sometimes known as ‘group living arrangements,’ can make a major difference in the day-to-day lives of anyone who requires some assistance with regular duties.

Westerton are Here For You, No Matter What

It’s normal to be apprehensive about change, especially when making life-changing decisions, and specifically during current times, however the team at Westerton Care Home are here to help you and your loved ones with any worries or issues you may have.

Even in the midst of COVID-19’s hardships, we have always prioritised and maintained the health, safety, and integrity of every resident; our primary objective is to look after both residents and staff and ensure that their lives are protected and fulfilled.

Care That Puts You First

All of the staff at Westerton Care Home aim to provide care that goes above and beyond what is expected, this includes the support for residents in their entirety, ensuring that everyone’s health, well-being, and interests are respected.

On a daily basis, we provide exceptional person-centered care by working alongside our residents and their families, to develop extensive and individualised care plans that take into account medical needs and also requirements when it comes to their lifestyle.

Everyone’s health, well-being, spiritual, and personal needs will be satisfied in a pleasant and stimulating setting.

What Our Residential Care Includes

At Westerton Care Home, every person receives access to appropriate medical treatment that is always catered to their individual needs. The following services are included, but not typically restricted to:

Dental Check Ups

Residents are entitled to see a dentist to check their overall oral health in order to prevent or treat oral related problems. Dentist check ups are included within the overall care home fee.

Chiropody Visits

A fully-trained Chiropodist comes to Westerton Care Home on a regular basis to assess residents to diagnose and treat foot related problems. This is included in the overall cost of your stay.

Regular GP Appointments

Residents can see a doctor for routine and emergency appointments. Residents can be sure that a visit to a GP is always organised quickly and efficiently, a team member is always on hand to take residents if required.

Access To Opticians

Our residents will be examined by an optician on a regular basis as part of the Westerton Care Homes living costs, where their optical needs will be assessed and discussed. If I resident is unable to visit the Optician’s, someone can come to the home.

Physiotherapy Sessions

Our visiting Physiotherapist helps residents with a variety of mobility issues that resctrict movement by incorporating exercise, massage, and other techniques. The cost of this service is included in the overall care home cost.

Carry on Doing What You Love at Westerton

Westerton Care Home, located in East Dunbartonshire’s picturesque town of Bearsden, boasts views of the Old Kilpatrick Hills, adding to the tranquil atmosphere our home provides to residents, loved ones, and staff. The decor has been carefully thought out to continue with the theme of pleasant views inside the home. Our staff provide outstanding medical and social care to residents on a daily basis; all of which enables residents to enjoy the comfortable and worry-free lives they deserve.

As a family, we cannot praise or thank Westerton and all the lovely staff there enough. I hope they read the reviews too and not just families looking to place their loved ones somewhere safe and special. We’ve certainly found somewhere amazing for mum, she tells the staff she loves them and she means it.” Review from Paul O  (Son of Resident), via carehome.co.uk.

We are proud to provide the highest quality of care thanks to our skilled and motivated staff; residents and their loved ones can be sure that when they are with us at Westerton Care Home, they will be able to live life to the fullest.

Chat With Us Today

Our friendly team is available to assist you with any issue or enquiry you may have. Please call us on 0141 942 5834 or email us at info@westertoncarehome.com. Alternatively, you can fill out an Enquiry Form and a member of our staff will respond to your message.