FAQ

Can I bring my pets?

Here at DarwinHouse we are delighted to accept pets and will carry out a risk assessment to ensure the pets are suitable for the home.

Will I be able to bring my own furniture and possessions?

We encourage residents to bring with them treasured possessions, pictures and favourite pieces of furniture to create a more familiar and personal ‘home from home’.

How do I call for staff if I need any help?

For further reassurance there is a nurse call system throughout the home, ensuring assistance at the press of a button.

What activities do you provide?

We provide a range of activities tailored in the residents individual needs. Our activity coordinator completes a weekly rota of activities from entertainers, bingo, coffee mornings, pamper sessions and armchair aerobics plus many more. We also provide trips out in our company car and day trips to the sea side.

Are my family and friends able to visit me when they want and are they able to take me out?

Here at Darwin House we pride ourselves on being a home with in a home, your family and friends can visit you any time they wish and If you wish to go out with your love ones you don’t have to keep to any time frame this will be your own choice. All we ask is you inform a member of staff you are going out.

Do rooms come with en-suite?

All rooms come with en-suite facilities, some of our larger rooms also provide a shower facility.