Services and Facilities

Care Services

Riccall House provides long term EMI personal care services for people over the age of 65 specialising for those with dementia related illnesses and old age. The local team of District Nurses will visit our residents upon referral from a GP, should they need any nursing interventions. Two night care assistants are awake throughout the night, with a senior member of staff ‘on call’ in case of emergency.

General Facilities

The home is Georgian in appearance and accommodates 18 residents in beautifully decorated rooms we have two television lounges and a separate light and airy dining room. To get you out and about, we have wheelchairs available for outings and appointments and from time to time we use the services of a local minibus company for group outings. Smelling fresh and looking clean and tidy, the home is cleaned on a daily basis. We pride ourselves on maintaining the building and environment to a high standard. Laundry and housekeeping is included in our fees (with the exception of dry cleaning).

Room Facilities

We have 12 single rooms, and 3 companion rooms. All rooms have washing facilities, TV ariel points and a staff call system. Many rooms have memory boards helping our residents associate their room with their home. We welcome personal furniture and possessions always hoping to give you a home away from home.

Meals

Interesting and varied meals are provided by our caring catering staff. Choice is offered at each meal, snacks and drinks available throughout the day and specialised diets catered for.

We are happy to assist residents with feeding and visitors are welcome to join residents for meals.

Garden

Our secure enclosed garden and patio courtyard provides an ideal space to get some fresh air and to sit and relax.

Safety and Specialist Features

A pleasant temperature is maintained throughout the home by Central heating with individual thermostat controls, along with the correct ventilation. To keep all residents safe, a full fire detection and alarm system is maintained, fully compliant with regulations. Most of our bedrooms and one bathroom are fitted with ceiling track hoist equipment other types of lifting aids are in our two other bathrooms. This ensures that all residents individual needs are catered for and further equipment is provided by an Occupational Therapist and District Nurses.

Riccall House

We have nothing but praise for Riccall House and every single member of staff there.