Canniesburn Care Home
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Canniesburn Care Home is a modern, purpose built home, in the Bearsden area of Glasgow.
It is located in the former grounds of Canniesburn Hospital and local amenities are within walking distance and Glasgow city centre is less than 15 minutes away. Constructed in 2000, the home caters for the nursing needs of older people including dementia and palliative care.
There are 115 single bright and spacious rooms each with en suite facilities, located within small units.
The Care Home offers:
- 115 ensuite bedrooms
- Opportunity to personalise your private living space
- Full lift access
- Wheelchair friendly
- A number of small, quiet spaces for residents
- Pleasent and relaxing conservatory areas
- Routine daily activity planner
- Close to local shops
- Near public transport
- Executive style transport
- Wheelchair access
- Own GP if required
- Residents pantry areas
Activities including the following:
- Sunshine Group
- Glasgow Hawks Rugby Club
- Come Dine with Me evenings
- Local Church group
- Book and newspaper reading
- Talking books group
- Hand massage
- Pet therapy
- Guide dogs visits
- Sing a long
- Home baking
- Flower arranging
- Arts and Craft sessions
- Games, quiz and puzzle events
- Activity boxes in every unit
- Knitting bee
- Regular outings
- One to one chats
The staff at Canniesburn Care Home are committed to supporting the people who live here to lead a full and active life.
Our dedicated team of staff will work in partnership with you and the wider multidisciplinary team to provide the highest standard of quality nursing, medical, spiritual and social care and attention, tailored to your needs and wishes and as required by the National Care Standards.
Our Manager at Canniesburn works alongside a highly qualified and experienced team, including but not limited to:
- Registered Nurses,
- Team Leaders,
- Clinical Services Manager,
- Ancillary and Hospitality Staff,
- Housekeeper and Domestic Team,
- Chef and Catering Assistants.
What People Say:
"Excellent all round, would highly recommend to anyone. Staff do everything they can for residents."
"The things which are most important to residents are excellent in Canniesburn. The caring of the
staff and their friendliness to all and amongst themselves creates a warm atmosphere, fostered by excellent management."
"Canniesburn Care Home is a very friendly, welcoming and cheerful place. Staff are competent and caring, and well trained in their field of work."
"I have felt that the care delivered to my mother since admission has been excellent.
The staff have been great and my mother is very happy in Canniesburn."
"My wife has been a resident in this care home since 10 December 2010. This home has consistently provided a well managed, clean and safe environment for my wife. The management has always had an 'open door' policy and welcome visits and comments from relatives."
"Management also takes on board suggestions and comments from staff which ensures a calm and happy environment."