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Please find below the answers to some of our most Frequently Asked Questions. If you do not find the information that you are looking for, or would like any further information, simply contact us to find out more.

What type of care do you offer?

At The Ashton we provide residential, respite, dementia and twenty-four hour nursing care for our residents.

Our experienced and dedicated Staff enable us to nurse those with physical disabilities, those with high dependency needs, and those who become infirm or require end-of-life care.  We also offer respite care and day care services.

How will you help me to settle in?

Our experienced team are passionate about welcoming and integrating each resident to their new home, and we will take as much time as you need to settle in to your new home. Residents are welcome to bring personal items, such as photographs, ornaments, etc. to make your room truly your own.

From the moment you arrive at The Ashton our staff will do everything possible to ensure that your stay will be welcoming and comfortable.  We will endeavour to make your admission relaxed and informal.

Your family and friends are welcome and may remain with you while you settle into your new surroundings.

How often are visits permitted?

There are no set visiting times: friends and family are welcome to visit at any time they wish, as often as they want, and we encourage them to become fully involved in life at The Ashton. However, for security reasons it is helpful to know if any visitors are expected after 9pm.

Can I bring my pet?

Regrettably we are unable to accommodate pets except on a visiting basis.

How will I pass the time at The Ashton Care Home?

Various social events, entertainment and activities are organised to ensure that there is always something interesting and stimulating going on.  Our Activities Coordinators will support and encourage you with any hobby and shopping trips, and individual therapeutic treatments can be arranged to suit your needs.

We have strong links with the local community and offer weekly services, sing-alongs and coffee mornings at the local church. Birthdays are celebrated with a party and you will also receive a complimentary birthday cake. Private functions can be arranged.

What is the food like?

Delicious and nutritious meals are prepared onsite by our in-house cook and catering staff. Our breakfast, lunch and supper are served in the main dining rooms, however snacks and drinks are available throughout the day. Room service is also available on request.