What is Residential and Nursing Care?

 

Residential and Nursing Care offers 24-hour assistance to people with dementia who need more intensive, full-time support.

 

EachStep Blackley offers specialist residential and nursing care that is focussed on enabling people with dementia to live happier, more independent, lives. With our purpose designed, state-of-the-art service and specially trained staff, we offer can offer you the very best in dementia care.

 

What EachStep offers…

 

Our home features four residential and nursing households, each supporting 12 people: Charlestown, The Clough, The Howells and Woodlands. These households have been purpose designed to promote the independence, safety and wellbeing of people with dementia, applying the latest innovation and research in dementia care, yet still feel homely and welcoming.

 

Who will be supporting me?

 

Our residential and nursing households are supported by a range of staff who are specially trained to deliver excellent dementia care and support.

 

These include:-

 

• Your Key Worker – your dedicated staff member who will take lead responsibility for supporting you and planning the support you will receive.

Care & Activity Workers – staff with a dual role of offering support and also providing stimulating and engaging activities.

• Advanced Practice Dementia Nurse

• Dementia Occupational Therapist Practitioner

 

All our staff members will spend time with you and your family, getting to know you, your personality, interests and life history, to ensure that you are given a service that really meets your needs, likes and dislikes.

 

What facilities are on offer?

 

Large communal living spaces, offering a range of facilities for leisure and activity including: comfortable, homely lounges, spacious kitchenettes, and balconies with a wonderful view of our gardens.

 

Roomy, en-suite bedroom, with flat-screen TV’s which have been specially designed to be comfortable and accessible to people with dementia.

 

Large beautifully landscaped gardens, designed to give an amaxing sensory experience to people with dementia.

 

 

We also have a number of a number of additional facilities that can be accessed by residents including:

 

• A hair and beauty salon

• The Gym

• The Library

• The Café

 

What activities will be there be?

 

A key focus of our service is providing you with support that keeps you engaged, active and stimulated. We offer a range of planned activities, designed to meet the varying interests and abilities of all of our residents, from day trips out to visits from community groups, arts and crafts classes to reminiscence sessions, as well as supporting you to be active in the day-to-day life of our households if you wish.

 

Can my family and friends visit me? 

 

EachStep is your home and we encourage your family and friends to become involved in life here. We host regular social events for residents and their families and have no restrictions to visiting hours, so your loved ones are always welcome. We also have a visitor’s bedroom, should your family or friends need to be with you overnight.