Here at Balhousie The Glens, we can cater for the individual needs and requirements of those needing residential, nursing, respite and palliative care; and residents with particular needs associated with Alzheimer’s and dementia care.
Making yourself at home
Glens care home is a community of caring people – staff, residents and relatives alike – all working together to provide a warm, compassionate and comforting environment.
We know that it can be a big decision to leave somewhere that has been your home for many years, but the team here are passionate about making this your home from home.
We aim to provide the flexibility and comfort you’ve enjoyed previously, surrounded by stimulating company and a wide range of activities, but also with the knowledge that, if and when you need support, professional and caring people are here for you.
Activities at The Glens Care Home
Events, day trips and activities play a big part of life at The Glens. We always work with residents and staff to identify new activities that will appeal to people.
We regularly hold classes and offer activities suitable for all abilities. These vary and can include seated exercises, entertainment with regular shows, quizzes and concerts; hobbies, such as arts and crafts, flower arranging, painting and card making; and games.
We are know that activities help improve overall physical strength and mental well-being which is why we have dedicated activity champions, who deliver a full calendar of meaningful activities, which family and friends can also participate in; so there’s bound to be a lot that appeals.
“The food is nice here, we always get an option and it’s good quality.”
Our approach of inclusion and community engagement helps provide an overall feeling of wellness and purpose for our residents. Working with others of all ages, supports our intergenerational activity and offers an opportunity for people to work together and enhance our residents’ lives.
Residents also have a choice of a quiet lounge, conservatory, and two spacious dining areas where we can all gather together to enjoy meals. Our chef prepares seasonal menus that cater for your specific dietary requirements, delivering healthy, appealing and nutritious meals that reflect nutritional needs and resident wants.
Person Centred Care
Here at Balhousie The Glens Care Home, our team is fully trained to meet the individual requirements of residents with varying needs. We offer a full range of caring support: residential, nursing and respite care. If you would like to discuss special care needs please call us on 01356 648888 or click below.