Parkside residential care home

Parkside
Netherhall Road
Maryport
Cumbria
CA15 6NT

Telephone: 01900 706973

Rated:Good by Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Manager: Linda Donoghue

Parkside is a comfortable, homely and safe environment which provides 24 hour residential care for the elderly frail. The home is located close to Maryport town centre and is adjacent to a park area and local church.

Parkside comprises of three separate units, two of which provides specialist care for people living with dementia. Each unit has its own lounge with television, dining area and kitchenette. There is a 40's themed sitting room for residents to enjoy and an enclosed garden patio area to the back of the home which provides a safe environment for the residents to enjoy.

Parkside have experienced and qualified staff that prides themselves on delivering high quality care for our residents. Staff have an understanding of person-centered care and the complex care needs of residents living with dementia.

    At Parkside we aim to provide a range of activities which benefit both the physical and mental health of residents which include:

    • Reminiscence sessions Down Memory Lane
    • Music for Health
    • In-house activity sessions, with an objective to promote health and wellbeing
    • Game boards, dominos, card games and craft session
    • Residents can enjoy the services of a hairdresser every week
    • Staff, relatives and friends bring in pets for residents to enjoy
    • Alpaca visits
    • Armchair exercises with Kiddley Divey
    • Regular local entertainers and music
    • Trips to places of local interest
    • Outings to the local supermarket
    • Musicals and Panto sessions with Northeast Productions
    • Themed entertainment
    • The enclosed garden provides an area for gardening with raised beds, seating and tables
    • Visits from the local churches on request,

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    Lynn Donoghue, Home Manager:

    "Parkside has a dedicated and experienced team of staff who pride themselves on supporting residents' care needs. The team provide person-centred care to all residents and ensure that each resident is treated with dignity and respect. The home and staff provide a warm and friendly place to live."

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    Quote from former resident:
    "I would like to thank you all for the care and support given to me whilst staying with your service, it has been a pleasure staying here, it has been like home from home. The comfort, kindness and care given was impeccable. I cannot thank you enough."

    Quote from relative:
    "Enormous thank you to all of you for the love and care you have given to my dad for many years. It has made being away from him much easier knowing how well he is looked after. To all the staff who cared with kindness and compassion - thank you."

    Quote from friend:
    "I recently visited a very dear friend of mine at Parkside and I want to tell you what a pleasure it was. Every carer was professional and friendly and did all they could to make life easy, especially when taking my friend out. When we pressed the buzzer a smiling, helpful carer miraculously appeared almost instantaneously. Two other things struck me as significant; the small family-like units, and the way the staff work as a team. Thank you all for caring so well for my friend."

    Parkside cooks have a range of experience and qualifications in catering for the elderly and individual specialist diets to meet the needs of the service users. We provide a range of nutritional homemade meals using fresh ingredients and freshly baked cakes on a daily basis. Parkside invites residents to participate in the menu planner through regular residents meetings. Residents are offered drinks, snacks and fresh fruit throughout the day and night. The kitchen at Parkside has a five star rating from environmental health. As well as the homemade food, our residents also enjoy fish and chip suppers ordered in from the local takeaway.

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    Parkside 
    Netherhall Road 
    Maryport 
    Cumbria 
    CA15 6NT

    Telephone: 01900 706973

    Manager: Linda Donoghue