• Outside Brookside Care Home
  • Example of a bedroom at Brookside
  • Another style of Bedroom at Brookside
  • Some of our wonderful ladies enjoying the hair salon's services.
  • Last year, we won the 'Trust in Bloom' competition for this entry.
  • The garden is a much loved area at Brookside, our residents love getting out and about in the garden.
  • The landscaped gardens at Brookside provide a relaxing environment for our residents all year round.
  • The landscaped gardens at Brookside provide a relaxing environment for our residents all year round.
  • We have accessible grounds which include a patio, summerhouse, greenhouse and an attractive enclosed garden to the rear
  • A friendly place for all, come rain or shine
  • Our Christmas party in 2017 provided a great day for residents and their families.
  • One of our lovely residents pictured with her family at the Christmas party.
  • Our dedicated, professionally trained and friendly team love to get involved with the residents.
  • Spreading Christmas cheer, for all to hear.
  • The Christmas party is always a great event, loved by residents and our team.
  • The home boasts various lounges and comfortable seating areas around the home for you to relax quietly in.
  • Our team are there to offer the support you need, when you need it, to help you enjoy an independent and fulfilling lifestyle.
  • Look at that smile!
  • Brookside offers compassionate, individualised residential care for up to 50 residents, and has been awarded an overall Outstanding rating i

Overview

Services offered: Residential Care

Brookside Care Home is an established care home in Melksham and has been serving the local and wider Wiltshire community for over 40 years. It offers compassionate, individualised residential care for up to 50 residents, and has been awarded an overall Outstanding rating in its latest CQC inspection. Set in its own attractive and accessible grounds which includes a patio, summerhouse, greenhouse and an attractive enclosed garden to the rear, the home is situated in a quiet residential area, a short walk from Melksham town centre.

About the Home

This two storey home exudes a warm and welcoming atmosphere.  Our dedicated, professionally trained and friendly team are there to offer the support you need, when you need it, to help you enjoy an independent and fulfilling lifestyle.

Activities and wellbeing

The dedicated Activities Coordinator is there to make life as stimulating and varied as possible. Here is an idea of activities they might organise:

  • Trips to the local garden centre
  • Watching classic films whist eating popcorn
  • Arts and crafts
  • Gardening
  • Scrabble and chess competitions
  • Church service
  • External entertainers
  • Visits from a calm and friendly dog
  • Full leisure and wellness programme seven days a week

Our varied programme caters for all tastes and interests. A recent activity - the Brookside Care Home virtual cruise - has proved to be a real hit with our residents. With so many well-being activities for body and mind, we also recognise that everyone needs some time to honour their spirit with relaxation and mindfulness for personal reflection. There are various lounges and comfortable seating areas around the home for you to relax quietly in.

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Tasty, home cooked meals

Our cook and the kitchen team pride themselves on offering a tasty and varied selection of menus for your enjoyment.  Catering for individual dietary requirements and preferences and using seasonal produce whenever possible, the delicious dishes also provide best nutrition value.

Visit us and see for yourself

The best way to find out all that we can offer you or your loved one 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.

What we offer

  • Hairdressing salon
  • Residents' shop
  • Library
  • Regular visits by other health professionals
  • Church Services
  • Pet Friendly
  • Foot Care
  • Patio garden
  • Landscaped gardens

Make contact: Phone: 0800 988 8133 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)