Project information

sensory room

we wish to provide a sensory room to enable our residents to relax with a soothing aromatheraphy massage, calming music and reclining chairs so that they can chill out and have time for one to one therapy.

six months

Charity information: Resthaven Nursing Home Limited

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  • Need

    Need

    many of our residents have memory problems and can get quite distressed so time in a pleasant soothing enviroment with a care will help to calm and give them a time to discuss worries / fears in a nice place

    Solution

    it will give time for the carers to develop special friendships with the residents and their carers, this will help to ensure that the resident feels secure and at home.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    to provide a sensory enviroment to add quality and pleasure to our residents

    Activities

    » to provide a sensory room.

    Success will be...shown by the reactions and behaviour of our residents, feedback given by residents, families and staff.


  • Impact

    Impact

    to reduce anxiety and stress without resorting to medication,
    improve quality of life.

    Risk

    not having enough funds to provide the equipmen tand training for staff.

    Reporting

    website, newsletters and reports in local papers, donors will be welcome to visit the facility.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £5,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £4,000 equipment recliner chairs,aromatherapy and light sources.
      £1,000 training staff to persue courses at local college
  • Background

    Location

    resthaven nursing home , pitchcombe, gloucestershire

    Beneficiaries

    elderly residents who come to live in our home.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    we have been a care home for many years and have invested heavily in improvements and facilities for our residents. we have been assessed as one of the best care homes in gloucestershire by gloucestershire county council and aim to keep developing our home for the benefit of out residents

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Mrs Jayne Roberts Home Manager

    as the home manager she is the liasion with the board of trustees and amnges the budget for the home