About Applegarth Care Home

Applegarth care home is a small friendly nineteen bed care home situated between the boroughs of Maidenhead/Windsor and Slough. A fully trained and dedicated care team provide 24 hour care allowing the home to provide a high quality standard of care and a real sense of security to its residents & families.

PHILOSOPHY

Here at Applegarth - our focus is on caring for the individual - always treating them with dignity, and promoting independence. With this in mind, individual care plans are in place ensuring that all care provided is very much person centred. The size of our homes also means we can offer a real feel of home away from home.

We also understand the importance of keeping hold of pets - and so Applegarth care home is a pet friendly home; a member of the Cinnamon Trust with a five star rating. We also provide long term care, and respite care is available for those in need.

ACCOMMODATION

The accommodation includes twenty single rooms, all with en-suite facilities. The building has a TV lounge, a light and airy dining room, and a communal shower and bathroom, as well as a beautiful enclosed garden.

The home also has a sun lounge, which provides access out into the homes garden.

INDIVIDUAL CARE

Here at Applegarth mainiting residents dignity and promoting independence is important to us, as is providing emotional and physical support to both our residents and their families. To maintain this, 24 hour call bell systems are allocated in all the rooms and throughout the home to allow residents to call for assistance at all times.

We also have a key-worker system is in place, allowing each resident their own dedicated Key-worker. With this, personalised care plans are in place which are reviewed monthly by the allocated Key-worker. This ensures a continuing high level of care for each individual.

Our local Burnham doctors pay a weekly visit to the care home and each resident is seen at least once a month. Local District Nurses visit on request and yearly eye tests are carried out within the home.

Chiropody visits every 6 weeks & weekly visits from our hairdresser.

MEALS

Two fully trained cooks prepare lovely home cooked meals to cater for all tastes & dietary needs. Menus are monitored regularly with residents & families completing feedback sheets into what meals they would like to see on the menus.

Alternative choices are given with each meal, as well as a soft options for those with eating difficulties.

Menus are provided for the tables as well as a large menu board in the dining room allowing residents to know what the day's meal choices are.

Special cutlery/equipment provided.

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STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

For further information about Applegarth Care Home, please download our Statement of Purpose.

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CONTACT US

Mr Pravin Rao
Applegarth Care Home
24 Huntercombe Lane North
Taplow
Maidenhead
SL6 0LG
Tel
01628 663287
Fax
01628 663987
Email
applegarth.care@btconnect.com