Services offered: Dementia Care Intermediate Care Residential Care Respite Care
Apple Trees Care & Reablement Centre is located in a residential area on the outskirts of the historic Lincolnshire town of Grantham, close to local amenities.
About the Home
This modern but homely care centre has been designed, decorated and furnished with your comfort and well-being in mind. From your own spacious bed-sitting room, with en suite facilities and all the latest technology, to the landscaped courtyard gardens, you can enjoy the social activities going on every day, chat with friends in the Bistro, or find some peaceful relaxation in one of the comfortable lounges.
A friendly, professionally trained team
Our friendly and professionally trained staff are on hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week to ensure you have the high quality care and support you need, when you need it.
Delicious and home-cooked meals
Home-cooked meals are prepared by our talented cook and kitchen team. As well as taking advantage of seasonal produce whenever possible, the freshly-prepared, delicious dishes and snacks are also carefully balanced to get the best nutritional value and take account of any individual dietary requirements and preferences. And of course, relatives and friends are always welcome to join us.
Visit us and see for yourself
The best way to find out all that we can offer you is to come along, have a chat and see for yourself. 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/
A range of activities for all
There is a varied programme of activities and events organised by our Activities Co-ordinator around each person's requests, hobbies and interests. Be that gardening, playing cards, arts and crafts or simply reading a book, we make sure everyone is able to enjoy themselves to the fullest. Our strong community links mean there are frequent visits by local schools and other organisations and individuals for a chat or to join in our events. Typical activities might include:
Regular outings and excursions
Monthly Gentleman's Club
External entertainment from local companies
Arts and crafts
Gentle exercise classes
What we offer
Regular visits by 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.