At North East Care Homes, we deliver a high standard of care which meets the needs of the individual. Such needs may be medical/therapeutic (for physical and mental welfare), cultural, psychological, spiritual, emotional and social, and residents are encouraged to participate in the development of their individualized care plans in which the involvement of family and friends may be appropriate and is greatly valued.With over 20 years experience, the management of NECH pride ourselves on offering a highly professional care service for the elderly, with a personal touch. We are pleased to accept Service Users for long term, short term for convalescence and holiday stays.
When people have worked hard throughout their life and have been committed to helping others, we think they deserve extra cherishing. They need a home where individuality is emphasized, with staff who have time to give attention to small detail, and where they have the choice of enjoying the company of like-minded fellow Service Users.
Perfect place to socialize
There are several communal lounges and sitting areas throughout the building which are all very spacious, including a designated therapy room. Televisions are provided in main lounge areas and television points are provided in all bedrooms as standard. We have a small sitting area at the main entrance which is very popular with our residents as get to watch who is coming and going and we have a large fish tank which they enjoy. We have an internet cafe with tea and coffee making facilities the use of computer equipment and small stocked library, where residents and family a like can help themselves. The design of the building is in a square, designed especially for clients with dementia so they will always get back to where they came from and not get distressed, which promotes their independence and well-being.
We look after you
If you need to take medication you may manage this yourself or if necessary have the staff manage it on your behalf. We have our own policies and procedures in relation to the administration of mediation following legislation and government guidelines and these will be explained to you. All our staff are highly trained in the administration of medication and have regular updates to keep them up to date with current practices. All medication requests will be carried out from your preferred GP practice and regular medication reviews will be requested from your GP on your behalf.
Resume your active and healthy lifestyle
North East Care Home provides some specialist equipment such as hoists, lifts, specialist baths, beds, and mattresses. Where it has been assessed and agreed, as part of your ISP,(Individual Service Plans) that you require specialist aids, such as for communication, we will work with you to secure these in the most appropriate manner. We make arrangements for all equipment to be regularly serviced and maintained following manufacturers recommendations.
Laundry and Dry Cleaning
Get the best quality for lowest rates
The home has facilities to launder your personal clothing, which will normally be returned to you within 24 hours. There is no additional charge for this as it is included in the weekly fee. If you need items dry cleaned this can be arrange through your key worker and carried out in the local community but this will be chargeable.