Harleston House care home in Lowestoft
Harleston House care home in Lowestoft is one of the best and most widely regarded care homes in Suffolk. The care home benefits from a stable team that have been hand-picked by an exceptional care home manager that prides herself on running one of the most positive dementia care homes in East Anglia. The whole team really know their residents and truly understand what makes them happy and exactly how they like to be cared for.
The home is accredited by the Eden Alternative which is an internationally recognised indicator of quality of care. This accreditation independently proves that the care home focusses on the individual resident and strives to ensure that residents are central to everything that Harleston House does. The care home specialises in supporting people with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia and memory loss and every member of the team has undergone extensive training that includes the Virtual Dementia Tour. This immersive training experience allows people to actually experience what living with dementia is really like, meaning that the entire team are so much more aware of each resident’s needs and have a much better level of empathy and awareness.
There is an excellent activity programme specially designed to make the most of every day for every resident, with full input from the residents and their families. The menu is equally as inclusive and is created by a dedicated head chef with full involvement from the residents; it represents the very best of home cooking and fully reflects the type of food that the residents have enjoyed all of their lives.
Harleston House is part of Greensleeves Care – one of the most highly respected and well regarded care charities in the elderly care sector. The majority of the people that meet us want to find out more about what being supported by a care charity might mean for them so please read about Greensleeves Care.
If you are looking for a care home and care team that puts the residents first and do all they can to make this chapter of their lives special, fun and positive, then call Harleston House now and find out what makes it so special.