• Front of house at The Lakes
  • The Lakes Care Centre offers compassionate, individualised residential and respite care for up to 64 residents living with dementia,
  • Resident centred activities
  • Some of our bedrooms feature a view of the local lakes
  • We offer spacious bedrooms, designed to be Dementia friendly.
  • We offer many communal areas for our residents to relax and enjoy themselves
  • Every resident has access to a comfortable and homely household living area
  • Another one of the communal areas on offer at Lakes Care Centre
  • Delicious home cooked meals
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  • Residents’ can enjoy the social activities going on every day in the central communal areas
  • The Lakes Care Centre offers compassionate, individualised residential and respite care for up to 64 residents living with dementia, includi
  • The Lakes Care Centre offers an outstanding home environment
  • The Lakes boasts fantastic activities
  • The gardens are inclusive of a patio, grass areas and roaming paths around the home
  • Close to Cotswolds Water Park, its waterside position will promote an atmosphere of calmness and tranquility.
  • Cirencester is known as the Capital of Cotswolds, making the local area surrounding The Lakes Care Centre a stunning environment.
  • South Cerney is a beautiful Cotswold village surrounded by lakes and countryside, with all the benefits and amenities of Cirencester,
  • Our rooms offer stylish en-suite wet room bathrooms

Overview

Services offered: Residential Care Dementia Care Respite Care Day Care

Opened in March 2017, The Lakes Care Centre offers compassionate, individualised residential, dementia, respite and day care for up to 64 residents. The specialist home environment has been designed to enhance the quality of life of people living with dementia and incorporates a number of features to promote reminiscence as therapy.

About the Home

Every resident has access to a comfortable and homely household living area, including a beautifully furnished lounge and sitting room, kitchen and dining room. From spacious bedrooms, a few with lake views, with stylish en-suite ‘wet room’ bathrooms to the thoughtfully landscaped gardens, The Lakes Care Centre offers an outstanding home environment.

Residents’ can enjoy the social activities going on every day in the central communal areas including a hairdressing salon, coffee shop, outdoor terrace and cinema/entertainment room. The comfortable garden lounge and coffee shop on the ground floor are a perfect place to meet family and friends.

The location of this new home has been carefully chosen. Close to Cotswolds Water Park, its waterside position will promote an atmosphere of calmness and tranquillity. South Cerney is a beautiful Cotswold village surrounded by lakes and countryside, with all the benefits and amenities of Cirencester, ’the Capital of Cotswolds‘, just a stone’s throw away.

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Food and nutrition 

Our professional cook and kitchen team pride themselves on offering a delicious and varied selection of home-cooked meals.  Catering for individual dietary requirements and preferences and using seasonal produce whenever possible, they are careful to ensure best nutritional value too, so you can be sure of enjoying tasty, well balanced dishes every day.

Activities

The dedicated Activities Coordinators are there to make life as stimulating and varied as possible, they work with the residents to shape the schedules of activities by holding regular meetings and questionnaires with the residents, here is an idea of activities they might organise:

  • Gardening
  • Arts and crafts
  • Cream teas on the lawn
  • Trips to the local gardening centre
  • Birthday party
  • Visit from a calm and friendly dog
  • Board game competitions and quizzes
  • Keep fit
  • External speakers, including Oxfam and Guides Dogs 

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. The cosy lounges and dining areas offer an opportunity to socialise with friends and family or join in larger social events, but you will also find places to enjoy peace and quiet.

Community and Family Events

  • A Very Victorian Christmas: Thursday 29th November 4pm - 9pm. A variety of local stalls, mince pies, mulled wine and Christmas celebrations.
  • Friday Coffee Morning: 10.30am – 12pm.
  • Knit2gether: every Thursday 10.00am - 12.00pm. A group led yarn-based activity for all abilities.
  • Gent’s Club: every 3rd Monday of each month 10.00am - 12.00pm. For those with memory problems.
  • Sunday Lunch Club: every 1st Sunday of each month 11.30am - 2pm, lunch is served at 12pm. £5 per person, lunch is followed by games, quizzes and entertainment.

Book on to one of these events by emailing Mandi Short or telephoning 01285 70241.

Visit us and see for yourself

The best way to find out all that we can offer you is to come along for a chat and to see for yourself.  Contact us to make an appointment - we'll be delighted to welcome you.

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How to find us

The Lakes Care Centre is situated in South Cerney close to Cotswolds Water Park, south east of Cirencester. From the south-east direction take the A419 towards Cirencester and come off at the B4696 exit signposted to Ashton Keynes, South Cerney and Cerney Wick.

At the roundabout take the first exit onto the B4696 Spine Road East and The Lakes Care Centre will be on your right just after the bridge over the Thames & Severn Canal, opposite the Cotswold Water Park Information Centre. We have an easily accessible car park on site.

From the Gloucester direction take the A417 towards Cirencester and then onto the A419 towards Swindon.  Exit at the B4696 turning to Ashton Keynes, South Cerney and Cerney Wick and follow signs as above.

What we offer

  • Hairdressing salon
  • Residents' shop
  • Tea Room
  • Regular visits by health professionals
  • Church Services
  • Cinema
  • Café
  • WiFi
  • Foot Care
  • Patio garden
  • Garden room
  • Landscaped gardens

Make contact: 01285 702410 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)