Services offered: Residential Care Respite Care Day Care Dementia Care
Fosse House is situated on the corner of Hykeham and Newark Road in the south of the historic city of Lincoln. Set in its own beautiful grounds surrounded by mature trees, and on a main bus route to the city centre, there are both shops and banks within walking distance.
About the Home
This warm and friendly home offers you the opportunity to continue to enjoy an independent and fulfilling lifestyle, secure in the knowledge that our dedicated, professionally trained staff team is on hand around the clock to give you the high quality care and support you need, when you need it.
Relax or socialise with friends and family in one of the comfortable lounges or join in one of the activities organised by each day by our Activities Co-ordinator. A varied social programme is arranged around each person's hobbies, interests and requests, so we are delighted to help you continue to enjoy existing pastimes, whilst also giving you the opportunity to try something new if you'd like to do so. We have regular visits from outside entertainers, and our strong links with the local community provide a good flow of visitors, popping in for a chat or to join in one of our events. Join an outing or enjoy the peace and quiet of a stroll in the garden - we make sure there is something to suit everyone's mood.
Our talented cook and kitchen team serve a varied selection of home-cooked meals and snacks. As well as taking advantage of seasonal produce whenever possible, the freshly prepared, delicious dishes are also carefully balanced to get the best nutritional value and take account of any individual dietary requirements and preferences.
The best way to find out all that we can offer you is to come along, have a chat and see for yourself. Do give us a call to make an appointment - we'll be delighted to welcome you.
All OSJCT Lincolnshire homes are Members of the Alzheimer’s Dementia Action Alliance http://www.dementiaaction.org.uk/
Regular visits by other health professionals
Awarded for meeting all the criteria set out in the internal audit relating to dementia care, and successfully undergoing an unannounced observational visit. The team has demonstrated an outstanding on-going achievement in providing high quality, compassionate, personalised care, to support people to live well with dementia within the care environment and that there is an on-going commitment from all team members to uphold excellence in dementia care. This accreditation is endorsed by Dementia UK.
Awarded for attaining internal audit score of 100% relating to the management of Infection Prevention and Control within the care home environment, promoting resident health and safety, achieving a high level of cleanliness and documented evidence that this standard is an everyday way of life within the service, recognising that clean care is safer care.
Awarded for attaining an internal audit score of 100% in this area of care delivery, this award evidences the whole team’s commitment to quality and the safety and well-being of their residents. Achieving this award validates that medication is managed by competent and trained employees, that medication is safely and effectively ordered, stored, administered, monitored, reviewed and disposed of in accordance with all best practice guidance and current legislation.