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Care Home in Canvey Island, Essex
Dementia Care in Canvey Island, Essex
Residential Care Home In Canvey Island, Essex
Longview care home is a high quality, residential care and dementia care home in Canvey Island, Essex. The care home features 70 exquisitely furnished bedrooms. These amenities, along with homely designs, provide residents with a comfortable and welcoming care home environment in which to live.
At Longview care home, the health and wellbeing of our residents are a top priority. Our friendly and professional team offers different types of care to meet a variety of needs, including residential care, dementia care, and respite care or short stay care breaks.
Our friendly Home Manager is vastly experienced in residential care and dementia care. Longview care home also has an experienced, highly trained care team. Residents living at Longview receive quality, compassionate care, and a professional, person-centred service.
Our teams are encouraged to take part in training, initiatives and projects which enhance and innovate our delivery of dementia care.
At Longview care home, residents are treated with the utmost dignity, respect and compassion, and will be encouraged to maintain their independence, connect and form new friendships, and take part in the wonderful activities on offer.
We already have fantastic relationships with local healthcare providers and partnerships with the local community across Canvey Island, Essex, including local GP surgeries, hospital discharge teams and social care workers to ensure the smooth assessment and seamless admission to life at Longview. If you have your own GP who is local to Canvey Island, Essex, you are not expected to change your GP.
Longview care home is a valued addition to Canvey Island, Essex, particularly for those members of the community searching for quality residential care, dementia care, and other services the care home is proud to provide to an exceptional standard.
Providing a rich and engaging lifestyle for residents is one of our main values at Longview care home.
Runwood Homes’ experienced Wellbeing and Dementia team work closely with Wellbeing Leads, a team member who exclusively organises and encourages social interaction with a range of delightful activities, published in weekly programmes of opportunities. The Wellbeing Lead creates an effective and inclusive activity calendar, taking into account resident’s interests, feedback and their varying needs. This positively benefits every resident, including those receiving dementia care and residential care at varying levels.
Residents of Longview, located in Canvey Island, Essex, are able to enjoy the multitude of opportunities that Canvey Island, Essex, has to offer, whether that’s enjoying a stroll along the seafront, having a Rossi’s ice cream or simply enjoying the high street. Getting to know the community in which residents live or visiting places residents would have once frequented in past days is a great activity which aids familiarity and belonging, especially important for residents living with dementia.
Some examples of activities taking place at Longview include holding regular music and singing sessions, and a variety of arts and crafts activities. These are proven to be powerful in a residential care and dementia care setting. For those living with dementia, these activities have a profound impact on improving mood and connection and boosting creativity and imagination.
Our beautiful garden areas provide ample outdoor living for residents, where residents can enjoy the advantages of nature and fresh air, which, in turn, positively impact wellbeing.
Other activities may include:
- Making and baking
- Tea parties and dances
- Games and quizzes
- Special events and celebrations
- Regular clubs and day outings
Other features and facilities at Longview include:
- A professional care team, who are experienced in delivering quality residential care and dementia care
- Safe, comfortable and modern living
- TV, telephone and Wi-Fi in every bedroom
- Wheelchair accessible
- Café in premises, serving coffee and hot drinks
- Close to public transport and local shops
- Experienced chefs who consider dementia care when making meals to create an inclusive and social dining experience
- Outdoor living spaces
- Local community involvement
- Activities tailored to support our delivery of dementia care
We understand that choosing a care home in Essex can be a delicate experience for many. We are here to support you in your search for a suitable residential care or dementia care home. Please do contact us for more information, where we will be happy to help you on your care home journey.
Types of care offered at this home:
Why Choose Us?
Kind & Caring People
Personalised 24hr Care
Nutritious Food & Drink
Inspiring Dignity Campaign
Family-Run Est. 1988
What our clients have to say about us:
My father is a resident here and has been since last August. He has been well cared for ever since day one. He always appears happy and content. We can sleep easy at night now knowing he is getting 24-hour care. We wouldn't recommend this place for anyone enough. All the staff are very dedicated and hard working.
John B (Son of Resident)
Little Gypps Road, Canvey Island, Essex, SS8 9HG.
Telephone: 01268 435189
Fax: 01268 510155
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