Wouldn't it be great if you could trust someone else to look after your loved one with the same loving care that you do? Then you'd be free to take some time for yourself secure in the knowledge that they're completely safe and being well looked after.
Well that's exactly what you'll find with our new day care service. Your loved one will spend the day with us at Charlotte House. They'll experience a refreshing change of scenery and the chance to make new friends. They'll have great fun getting involved with all the exciting activities and events and enjoy delicious home cooked meals freshly prepared daily.
Our highly trained and caring staff will be on hand to help in any way needed or just to have a friendly chat. So you can rest easy in the knowledge that you're loved one is receiving the best possible care and attention.
Just imagine how great it will be to finally spend quality time with your partner and children, visit friends, run errands, have a treat or just to relax and enjoy yourself.
It really can give you a new lease of life and will leave you refreshed and renewed for when you resume your caring duties. So why not take advantage of this opportunity and give yourself a well earned break.
Our competitive rates mean it's much more economical than you might think. Care is provided from breakfast until 4 pm and is just £40 which includes a delicious home cooked breakfast and lunch, beverages and snacks.
If transport is a problem we'll even collect your loved one and drop them off for you for an additional £7.50.
Our aim is to help you as much as possible, so if you have a special out of hours requirement, would like them to stay for tea or need an overnight stay please let us know and we will do our utmost to help you.
We're so sure that your loved one will have a great time that we'd like them to come along and experience a day here with us completely free. This is our way for you to see what our service is like with no risk or cost to you whatsoever. And you'll get that break you so richly deserve and need.
To take advantage of the day care service or to claim your free day simply call us on 01772 823456 and tell us which day you'd like to book. Or you can email us firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to hearing from you.
It's a safe, comfortable and friendly environment where you can make new friends, improve health, well being and join in various personalised activities and outings. At the request of our service users we attend several venues and places of interest outside normal day care hours. We believe promoting quality of life should not be restricted by time of day.
Charlotte House is available for people over 50 years of age; we can however accommodate someone younger if appropriate, this is at the discretion of the management.
It would be beneficial to a wide range of people as we are able to provide support for persons with Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairments, Various Mental Health conditions including Dementia or Learning Disabilities; some may benefit from our Active Living Program, or just wish to join in the various activities and outings that we provide.
If you are finding it difficult to manage on your own at home or feel you would benefit from socialising with your peers due to feeling isolated, Charlotte House is the ideal place for you or your relative.
Attending Charlotte House also gives the carer an opportunity to have some time for them self, this is particularly helpful if the carer is feeling tired, stressed or has health problems of their own.
Charlotte House gives you access to rehabilitation, support, advice and the chance to meet other people; you can get involved in activities and outings that interest you. You will be supported to retain/regain independence, develop new skills and increase confidence. If you have a carer, it will give you both a change of routine.
Charlotte House believes that care of people with dementia should adhere to the following principles:
Charlotte House recently became the overall winners in the Wellbeing and Prevention Category at the Central Lancashire's Got Talent Provider Awards 2014 for the proven benefits of the Namaste Care Program.
The day care will be split into two sessions during the day, morning and afternoon. The morning starts at 9.30am and runs till 12.30, during this session various beverages and toast will be offered. The afternoon session starts at approximately 2pm and finishes at 4pm. Each day the activities and entertainment will be designed depending on the abilities and wishes of each individual, this ensures individual choices and wishes are promoted.
Below is a list of some activities and services that are provided.