Dalvenie Gardens respite flat
Dalvenie Gardens is modern, purpose built very sheltered housing complex in Banchory for older people and people with complex care needs.
We have leased and furnished a flat at Dalvenie Gardens to provide a short breaks or respite service to enable us to determine the level of need for this type of resource.
The flat is self-contained and spacious, with its own front door to give you independence and privacy during your stay.
It is attractively furnished and in the heart of the complex near the lounge and dining facilities.
The accommodation comprises:
- shower room with basin and toilet
- fully equipped kitchen, including microwave, fridge, toaster, kettle, crockery and cutlery
The flat is suitable for people with disabilities. There are also separate bathing facilities within the complex to cater for a range of needs.
Facilities and support
The facilities and support available at Dalvenie Gardens include:
- experienced staff
- call bell system, if you require help
- 24 hour emergency assistance
- lunch, daily in the dining room
- specialised day services 7 days per week
- separate bathing facilities catering for a range of needs
- laundry service
- large spacious lounge and dining room overlooking landscaped gardens
- social, recreational and educational activities
Additional support and care
Care arrangements will be planned prior to your arrival. If you live locally and already have a home carer, it may be possible for that same carer to provide your care while staying at Dalvenie Gardens. Assistance from health care staff can be arranged, if necessary.
Staff will assist you and your family in carefully planning and organising the correct amount of support and care to make your stay at Dalvenie Gardens enjoyable and relaxing.
A charge will be made for the use of the flat. This is set at an affordable level to encourage individuals who require a short break/respite to make use of the facilities at Dalvenie Gardens.
For further information or an informal chat please contact:
Dalvenie Gardens Resource Centre
Banchory, AB31 5QY
Tel: 01330 820208
Staff will also be able to arrange for you to visit Dalvenie Gardens to look around the complex and the short breaks/respite flat.
If you are interested in a short break/respite at Dalvenie Gardens a care manager will visit to discuss your needs and ensure that this service is appropriate.