home Kinross Residential Care Home
place 199-201 Havant Road,
place Drayton,
place Portsmouth,
place PO6 1EE,
phone 02392 325806
email info@kinrossresidentialcarehome.com




About Us


Built in the 19xx's, Kinross Residential Home, formally named "The Cottage", provides Residential Care for the Elderly.
Kinross Residential Care Home is a friendly family run home. It has been under its current ownership since 2012.
The home has a large reception area, a large dining room adjacent to the fully equipped kitchen and two comfortable sitting rooms,
both of which are south facing overlooking the landscaped gardens.



Admission


Prospective residents are invited to come visit the home.
They can meet residents and be shown around the property to get a feel of the home.
Weekly fees are determined by the needs and level of care.
Suitability to the home can be assessed during a 4 week trial period.

Location


It is situated in the heart of Drayton and is placed within walking distance of all local amenities.
These include Churches, Doctor's Surgeries, Pharmacies, Supermarkets and Parks.
It is a 10 minute drive to Southsea Beach or Farlington Marshes, the local nature reserve.
Queen Alexander Hospital is 1.3 miles away and easily accessible by public transport.

Accommodation


Kinross Residential Care Home is registered to accommodate 29 people within 24 rooms.


Room Types are listed below: 18 single rooms with en-suite 1 single room with shared bathroom 4 double rooms with en-suite 1 double room with shared bathroom

There are nurse call points at each of the 29 beds and all communal areas.
The garden, lounges and dining areas are accessible for everyone, allowing relaxation and enjoyment.

Activities


There is an activity co-ordinator who provides a range of activities to suit the needs and tastes of the residents.
The home actively tries to get the residents engaged and involved in as much activities as possible.


Activities include: Playing the Nintendo Wii Resident friendly tablet Birthday parties and other celebrations Home newsletter Musical events Resident discussion groups

Our Aim


We offer the residents with a comfortable and enjoyable home in special surroundings within a friendly and pleasant atmosphere.
We provide support in maintaining independence and ensuring that privacy, dignity and rights are respected always.
We ensure the plan of care is tailored to meet each individual needs based on our assessments.
We promote a safe and healthy environment for the welfare of the residents, staff and visitors.

Services


The home has a visiting hairdresser, chiropodist and opticians. The hairdresser visits weekly and the chiropodist, monthly.
Residents have access to all community facilities including district nurses and social workers.
A complete laundry service is provided. Additional chargeable services can easily be arranged such as dry-cleaning and providing newspapers.
There is a shaft lift and facilities for wheel-chair access.

Meals


Balanced home cooked meals are prepared on the premises.
Individual preferences and diets are also catered for.
There is a menu plan which is monitored by the cook and the manager.

Staff


A caring professionally trained team of staff are on hand who provide support and personalised care to everyone.
Staff are trained in meeting needs of a person with Dementia.
Knowing a person's life history is beneficial to staff in helping them understand the individual's care needs.
All staff are a member of Dementia Friends.

Visiting Hours


Family and friends can visit anytime between 8am to 8pm.
Visiting outside these hours can also take place with agreement from staff.

Smoking


Kinross Residential Care Home is a non-smoking home.