Heathcote is a 17 bedded specialist care home that offers a mixture of older style rooms and modern architect designed rooms, with the upper floor two large rooms lending themselves to a flatlet type of accommodation for those more able and independent.
We are positioned in a quiet side road well within walking distance of the beautiful town centre and sea front of Swanage, which boasts all the amenities people would require.
All external doors are accessed via a key pad entry exit system to ensure maximum safety for our resident’s, the rear garden is also a secure environment.
All rooms are equipped with an adaptable carer call system, digital TV point, telephone socket, individual temperature thermostat, the majority of rooms come with en-suite facilities and the whole home is covered by a WIFI system for those who wish to utilise the internet.
Heathcote is fitted with specialist dementia signage and each of the resident’s room doors are personalised to aid recognition.
We have three communal lounges, the largest lends itself to socialising, larger group activities, watching TV and other activities, the middle lounge is fitted with he resident’s kitchenette, small library, dresser and the smallest lounge which is suitable for quieter pursuits and also doubles as our Snoozelen. The last room is our conservatory which overlooks the garden and raised planting beds this serves as our dining room and also a large activity environment.
The first floor is accessed via a staircase or passenger lift and the second floor is currently accessed by staircase.