Residential Care

Our team is here to help residents live an independent life with as much or as little support as they wish. Our approach to residential care is about more than simply meeting the care needs of our residents; instead, we look after their overall wellbeing to ensure that their health, hearts, and minds are equally cared for. 

Whether you’re looking simply to move to a new home without the stress of upkeep and maintenance, or if you need care throughout the day, our team is trained to ensure each individual is given as much, or as little support as they need.

What does Residential Care mean to us?

Penrose Courts’ Residential Care allows you to live your life the way you choose. Our person-centred approach is delivered by specialist staff 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It is important to us that each of our residents live how they want to, embracing all of their differences and passions, ensuring an active social life. 

The levels of care and assistance provided when it comes to Residential Care is entirely unique to each one of our residents and their personal requirements. In many cases, the support required will be relatively minimal and in others the degree of assistance required will be much higher. It truly is dependent on the individual and no matter what level of care is required, our team is always on hand to help.

Our Approach to Residential Care

Residential care at Penrose Court is a great option for people that may have difficulty living independently, however some older people prefer to live in a residential care home as it provides security, social interaction and ongoing support and assistance. People often have the misconception that residential care is a “last resort” and only need a care home when they are very unwell or completely unable to manage, however there are many residents that simply enjoy the many benefits a care home has to offer.

What can I expect from Residential Care at Penrose Court?

Before arrival, we spend time with each new resident and their family to ensure that a bespoke care plan can be created for each individual. Should care needs change over time that’s no problem – we have a friendly, caring team who can help and adapt your care as required.

Is Residential Care the Best Option?

Residential Care caters for a variety of needs such as bathing, dressing and taking medication. Perhaps you or your loved one are finding it difficult to live alone at home because of reduced mobility or illness. Perhaps the responsibility of maintaining a home has become too much. If this is the case then Residential care might be right for you.

Exceptional Care in Unprecedented Times

Penrose Court is built on the philosophy that each individual should have a fulfilled life by enjoying a lifestyle that they choose, supported and enriched by our caring team. Even with all the challenges of COVID-19 we have always maintained the health, safety and dignity of our community.

How We Care For You

Our residential care services at Penrose Court help to reduce the pressures of everyday tasks as we get older. Often simply alleviating these problems enables residents to flourish – making new friends and exploring new interests. Whatever the reason may be, you can be assured of a warm welcome at Penrose Court.

Included in our Residential Care

A variety of amenities and extra services are covered by the costs of your stay at Penrose Court. Each and every resident will have the appropriate medical care accessible to them, including:

Access to a GP

Residents will be able to schedule and attend GP visits on their own, or with the assistance of a member of staff.

Physiotherapy

Our residents can get back to feeling like themselves again with Physiotherapy sessions that can be arranged either through a GP or privately.

Chiropody

Every 6 weeks we have a private Chiropodist who visits us at Penrose Court, and residents also have the option to have their own NHS Chiropodist if visits are required more frequently.

Dental Service

Residents who require dental treatment will have complete access to a dentist, with these appointments being included in the overall fee.

Optical Service

All residents can have any of their vision-related concerns seen to by an optician, as part of the living costs at Penrose Court.

Everyday life at Penrose Court

Set in the market town of Biggleswade, Penrose Court is nestled between the exclusive Kings Reach development and the magnificent countryside, which boasts phenomenal scenery. Penrose Court is built on the philosophy that each individual should have a fulfilled life by enjoying a lifestyle that they deserve, enabled by our caring and supportive environment. You have got your own space behind your bedroom door, but you can have as much or as little company as you like here.

Request a Callback

If you have any queries or issues, please contact our friendly staff at Penrose Court. Fill out our Enquiry Form, call us on 01767 777 000, or email us at info@penrosecourt.com with your questions. We’d be delighted to help in whatever way we can.