We are a Residential and Nursing Home specialising in EMI and Residential Care. Saxondale is built on two levels and caters for 36 residents of 55 years and over. Day and Respite Care is also provided.
We have a lively programme of entertainment throughout the week:
- arts and crafts
- sing a longs & karaoke
- fun days
- flower arranging
- armchair exercises
- one to one chats
We have visiting entertainers four afternoons a week.
Our hairdresser visits one morning per week.
Twice a year we host our Dignity Awareness Day, to include 'What Dignity means' we also have pie and peas, a raffle and an entertainer. We have also just added Dementia Dog Therapy. Evidence has shown that dog therapy in a nursing home setting can help improve mood, have a calming effect, reducing blood pressure and studies have seen an increase in residents appetites.
CQC Age Band: Caring for adults over 65 yrs
CQC Service Type: Nursing homes
CQC Specialism: Accommodation for persons who require nursing or personal care, Caring for adults over 65 yrs, Dementia, Mental health conditions, Treatment of disease, disorder or injury
Contact name: Lynsey Walker
Email address: email@example.com
Role: Registered Manager
Phone number: 01226 207705
Address: Clarke Street, Barnsley, S75 2TS
Clarke Street, Barnsley, S75 2TS
Published: 09 August 2019