Home Lever Edge residential care home Bolton, Lancashire
Within walking distance of a range of local shops and situated on a main bus route, Lever Edge Residential Care Home is perfectly placed for families and visitors. Our purpose built, fairly modern home is only two miles outside of Bolton Town centre in a secure, quiet, residential location.
We understand that the needs of our residents with dementia are different from general care needs, and we ensure that we provide an individualised and personal approach to caring for our residents with dementia using the latest proven methods. Specialising in residential and residential dementia care, Lever Edge dementia care home has three special units within our home. Upstairs we have the Turton Unit which caters for residential clients who have dementia. Downstairs, we have the Rivington Unit which caters for general residents and in the Bungalow, we have the Smithills Unit which caters for residential clients who have dementia. All of our residents are free to move around the home and join in activities wherever they wish. Lever Edge residential care home offers:
All of our rooms are tastefully decorated, bright and spacious which offers our residents the privacy they need, both for themselves and for family visits. Lever Edge has 79 bedrooms, including 2 companion rooms and all but 3 rooms providing en-suite facilities. Residents are also actively encouraged to personalise their rooms with their own furniture and belongings; we believe that this not only helps them feel more at home, but also aids our residents in settling into a new environment. Our rooms contain internet access, TV aerial sockets, call systems and we can arrange for phone sockets to be in rooms; as well as this, all of our rooms are wheelchair accessible for any residents this may apply to.
Lever Edge Dementia Residential Care Home has a small shop and a car park to be used by our residents, visitors and staff alike. We also encourage our residents to keep their own GP, meaning people can still have control over their own health. Newspaper orders and deliveries and taken and received daily here at Lever Edge and we even offer our residents to bring their pets into the home, by arrangement.
We offer snacks, fresh fruit and refreshments 24/7 to our residents and we have a choice of 3 meals at our meal times, ensuring everyone always has something they like to eat. We offer residents to have their meals within their own room if they wish to do so and we also welcome friends and family members to our home to share a meal with their relative/friend. Our meal times are protected and we cater for any dietary and cultural requirements, as well as any celebrations our residents would like to share with us all. We also have occasional special and themed meal nights, giving everyone an opportunity to do something different over meals and have some fun.
Lever Edge Residential Care Home houses 6 communal lounges which are ideal for our residents to socialise together or with visiting members of their family or friends. If our residents just want some peace during their day, we also have a quiet lounge without any TVs or anything else disturbing the calm and quiet atmosphere. We also have a relatives room specifically for the family members of our residents and we also have a conservatory and a TV room for everyone to take advantage off. In the home, we have our own hair salon, creating perfect pampering opportunities and a tea room creating tranquil afternoons spent catching up with loved ones. We even have a computer room for our residents to use at their will as well as activities rooms, perfect for hosting the wide range of fun activities we have on offer at Lever Edge Residential Care Home. Our kitchenette is free to be used by both our residents and their visitors alike and our lift means there’s no difficulty for anyone wanting to go upstairs.
Outside, we have an enclosed courtyard garden which encompasses raised flowerbeds and comfortable seating areas for our residents to take benefit from in the warm summer months. Our garden is wheelchair accessible so everyone can enjoy our outdoors. We also have a secure and open patio area so everyone can enjoy the garden in whichever way they like.
Lever Edge Dementia Residential Care Home:
Lever Edge Lane, Great Lever, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 3EP
Telephone: 01204 660011
Home Manager: Karen McMahon