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at a brighterkind care home we help our residents to love every day

We believe every day is a new opportunity to engage, encourage and appreciate. To be there when it matters. Involved in all the little moments of kindness that help make life feel brighter. When sharing time, conversations   and activities means everyone contributes something different. By sharing a little love, every day, we help those we care for to love every day. Find out more about living in a care home by popping in to see us.

"They have done extremely well to keep residents COVID free. During lockdown they’ve regularly updated me and also made the effort to call me so that I can talk with my mother."

 

Keith M, August 2020

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Safety Assured

At brighterkind friendly, caring teams are ready to welcome new residents and provide them with wonderful care and support.

We want to offer our reassurance to families about moving a loved one into a care home during the pandemic.

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Proactive Infection Control

We're committed to the wellbeing of our residents and never forget how susceptible they can be to infection.

As such, we have robust infection control and prevention policies and procedures and expect high standards from all team members

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Hand Hygiene

Handwashing is the most important way to prevent the spread of infection and we’ve made significant investment to encourage increased hand hygiene in line with government advice.

Permanent hand sanitiser stations are in place across all care homes.

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Social Distancing

It goes without saying that we’ve taken all reasonable steps to maintain social distancing in our homes and offices.

We've changed our way of working by limiting visitors on-site and changing how our teams move and work between different areas of our homes.

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PPE Availability and Use

Team members follow guidance to ensure appropriate use of PPE during their working day.

We have a sufficient supply of PPE for our teams and continue to work closely with suppliers to ensure stock levels are maintained

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Ongoing Infection Control Training

All staff complete a thorough induction and ongoing infection prevention and control training before they enter the home.

The training includes a mandatory module on infection control and prevention which has been completed once again.

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Controlled Visits

Our homes are under constant risk assessment to ensure that visits only take place when absolutely safe to do so.

They are considered on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the Home Manager and are subject to a number of conditions.

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Minimising Transmission

Before entering our homes or offices, everyone is required to complete a health screening process.

The screening is designed to minimise transmission of the virus and includes a health declaration and temperature check.

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Robust Cleaning

We are committed to achieving the highest standard of cleanliness and hygiene to control the spread of infection and illness in our homes.

We use a range of support tools to ensure that cleaning and disinfection is carried out effectively.

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Safely Welcoming New Residents

Our caring teams are always ready to welcome those that need care and support into our homes.

We are committed to providing a safe place to live and have put extra measures and infection control protocols in place for everyone’s safety.

find out more
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Supporting Team Members

We are immensely grateful and proud of our team and the care provided to our residents. For our residents, team members are like a second family.

We know that a happy, looked after and engaged work force is vital.

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Keeping Families Connected

Communication with loved ones is core to the wellbeing of residents, particularly during times of uncertainty.

Our teams are assisting with video calls on a daily basis to ensure residents keep in touch with their nearest and dearest.

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Safer Reunions

The welfare and safety of residents and team is our number one priority and we recognise that those living in care homes remain vulnerable to Covid-19.

Contact with loved ones is essential though, and we’re following a cautious approach to supporting visits.

find out more
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Resident Wellbeing and Happiness

We believe in living life to the full and we're passionate about offering vibrant, stimulating activities that help our residents to love every day.

We call these ‘Magic Moments’ and during these unprecedented times, they feel even more special than usual.

find out more
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In Partnership with Others

We are working with hospitals, healthcare professionals, local authorities and family members to continue to welcome new residents into our homes.

We follow latest government guidance to keep the welfare and safety of all parties our top priority.

find out more
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Resident Activities

Throughout the pandemic, we’ve maintained a varied and interesting programme of activities.

Sometimes it’s about adapting to new ways of doing things and still maintaining links with our local community even if we can’t yet get out and about much.

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Safety Assured

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Proactive Infection Control

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Hand Hygiene

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PPE Availability and Use

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Ongoing Infection Control Training

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Controlled Visits

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Minimising Transmission

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Robust Cleaning

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Safely Welcoming New Residents

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Supporting Team Members

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Keeping Families Connected

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Safer Reunions

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Resident Wellbeing and Happiness

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In Partnership with Others

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Resident Activities

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Your safety is our priority

At brighterkind friendly, caring teams are ready to welcome new residents and provide them with wonderful care and support.

We want to offer our reassurance to families about moving a loved one into a care home during the pandemic.

Proactive Infection Control icon
A dynamic approach to infection prevention

We're committed to the wellbeing of our residents and never forget how susceptible they can be to infection.

As such, we have robust infection control and prevention policies and procedures and expect high standards from all team members

Hand Hygiene icon
Preventing the spread of infection

Handwashing is the most important way to prevent the spread of infection and we’ve made significant investment to encourage increased hand hygiene in line with government advice.

Permanent hand sanitiser stations are in place across all care homes.

PPE Availability and Use icon
Ensuring a safe living space

Team members follow guidance to ensure appropriate use of PPE during their working day.

We have a sufficient supply of PPE for our teams and continue to work closely with suppliers to ensure stock levels are maintained

Ongoing Infection Control Training icon
Training our teams to keep you safe

All staff complete a thorough induction and ongoing infection prevention and control training before they enter the home.

The training includes a mandatory module on infection control and prevention which has been completed once again.

Controlled Visits icon
Case-by-case visits and protocols

Our homes are under constant risk assessment to ensure that visits only take place when absolutely safe to do so.

They are considered on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the Home Manager and are subject to a number of conditions.

Minimising Transmission icon
Screening everyone who enters our homes

Before entering our homes or offices, everyone is required to complete a health screening process.

The screening is designed to minimise transmission of the virus and includes a health declaration and temperature check.

Robust Cleaning icon
The highest standards of cleanliness

We are committed to achieving the highest standard of cleanliness and hygiene to control the spread of infection and illness in our homes.

We use a range of support tools to ensure that cleaning and disinfection is carried out effectively.

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Providing a safe and homely place to live

Our caring teams are always ready to welcome those that need care and support into our homes.

We are committed to providing a safe place to live and have put extra measures and infection control protocols in place for everyone’s safety.

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Maintaining a happy, and safe team

We are immensely grateful and proud of our team and the care provided to our residents. For our residents, team members are like a second family.

We know that a happy, looked after and engaged work force is vital.

Keeping Families Connected icon
Connecting residents with loved ones

Communication with loved ones is core to the wellbeing of residents, particularly during times of uncertainty.

Our teams are assisting with video calls on a daily basis to ensure residents keep in touch with their nearest and dearest.

Safer Reunions icon
A cautious approach to supporting visits

The welfare and safety of residents and team is our number one priority and we recognise that those living in care homes remain vulnerable to Covid-19.

Contact with loved ones is essential though, and we’re following a cautious approach to supporting visits.

Resident Wellbeing and Happiness icon
Living life to the full

We believe in living life to the full and we're passionate about offering vibrant, stimulating activities that help our residents to love every day.

We call these ‘Magic Moments’ and during these unprecedented times, they feel even more special than usual.

In Partnership with Others icon
Following expert guidance to ensure safety

We are working with hospitals, healthcare professionals, local authorities and family members to continue to welcome new residents into our homes.

We follow latest government guidance to keep the welfare and safety of all parties our top priority.

Resident Activities icon
Engaging activities for mind, body and soul

Throughout the pandemic, we’ve maintained a varied and interesting programme of activities.

Sometimes it’s about adapting to new ways of doing things and still maintaining links with our local community even if we can’t yet get out and about much.

We see everyone we care for as individuals and try our best to make each day as good as it can be for them.

Why not pop in to see a brighterkind care home near you. 

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at a brighterkind care home

we help our residents to love every day

From minimal support to specialist services, our care is individual in the truest sense. Our care home team work with you and your relatives to develop a tailored care plan.

Based around three components of wellness: physical, emotional and psychological - our activities provide residents with a variety of stimulating and enjoyable activities, both in and out of our care homes.

We believe that if you eat well, you live well, which is why we go that extra mile when it comes to preparing nutritious meals and serving them in our spacious, restaurant-style dining rooms.

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Care Type: residential care, nursing care, respite care
01423 586 520
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Westbury Court
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6 Station Road, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 3JH
Meyrick Rise
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Our nursing care home in Bournemouth, Meyrick Rise is enchanting and bright and offers individual care planning and high standards of care.

Care Type: residential care, nursing care, palliative care, respite care
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To celebrate National Poetry Day we decided to create something very special and look back at our 2019 Poetry Challenge.
Residents will be enjoying a host of activities planned and a mouth-watering, traditional menu.