Please find below the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions about Mossview Residential Home. If you can’t find the information that you are looking for, or would like any further information, simply contact us to find out more.
What type of care do you offer?
At Mossview we focus on providing residential care, we can also provide a level of dementia care although we do not have a dedicated dementia unit. Our experienced and dedicated team provide person-centred, supportive care while promoting independence in a home from home environment.
Should your care requirements change while you are with us, it’s no problem. We regularly assess the care we are providing and ensure that it is tailored to your current needs and requirements.
How will you help me to settle in?
Our experienced team are passionate about welcoming and integrating each resident to their new home, and we will take as much time as you need to settle in.
Within your first day you will have met with the home manager, discussed your care plan and had a chat with the cooks to have a chat about your taste preferences and dietary requirements.
Residents are encouraged to bring personal items, such as photographs, ornaments, etc. to make your room truly your own and create a home- from- home. From the moment you arrive at Mossview our team will ensure that your stay will be welcoming and comfortable.
We aim to make your arrival relaxed and informal, this is your home after all! Your family and friends are welcome and may remain with you while you settle into your new surroundings.
How often are visits permitted?
There are no set visiting times and friends and family are welcome to visit as often as they want and we encourage them to become fully involved in life at Mossview. However, for security reasons, it is helpful to know if any visitors are expected after 9pm. We ask that family and friends avoid meal times if possible, as it’s an ideal time for residents to socialise.
Can I bring my pet?
Regrettably we are unable to accommodate pets.
How will I pass the time at Mossview?
Various social events, entertainment and activities are organised to ensure that there is always something interesting and stimulating going on. Our Activities Coordinator will support and encourage you with any hobbies, interests and excursions. Individual therapeutic treatments can be arranged to suit your needs. We have strong links with the local community and offer weekly services, sing-alongs, library trips and coffee mornings at the local church.
What is the food like?
Delicious and nutritious meals, tailored to any special dietary requirements, are prepared onsite by our in-house cook and catering staff using local suppliers for fresh meat, fruit and vegetables. Our breakfast, lunch and supper are served in the main dining room; however snacks and drinks are available throughout the day. If you have a particular recipe you love please feel welcome to share it with us, we’re always looking to add to our selections.