Community Day Programme

Resthaven is able to provide a variety of day programmes which include; Community programme, Respite day stay and Dementia day stay at Magnolia Lounge. Numbers are limited to ensure a personalised service.

  • 'Admission' Criteria; - To have DSL referral or be private payer.
  • Live within Cambridge district.
  • Requiring programme to maintain independence Promoting independence and socialisation with dignity.

Magnolia Lounge day stay is for those who require higher staff levels to remain safe and to give carers a break, while providing meaningful activities.

Hospital and Resthome

Resthaven has 60 'beds' available for resthome and hospital level care, most are single rooms, with a couple of double rooms for those who like to share or for married couples. The majority of rooms have a courtyard or Cambridge greenbelt view.

Most of the rooms at Resthaven can be used for either resthome or hospital level preventing the need to move rooms if care requirements change.

There is an assortment of lounges, dinning rooms and communal spaces throughout Resthaven for all residents and families to utilise.

All meals, laundry and cleaning are taken care of by Resthaven, however if residents would like to do any cooking/baking, wash their own clothes, or their own cleaning they will be supported by staff to do this, which is in line with our philospohy of maintaining independance.

Dementia Care

Resthavens Memory Enhancement Unit (Tui) caters for residents living with dementia was opened in 2010. There are 20 single rooms available with either ensuite or shared facilities. There are 2 large internal communal areas; kitchen/dinning room and a 1950s themed lounge and 2 lovely garden areas. There are also smaller areas within Resthaven for use by families if they wish to spend quiet time with their family members.

For those able to...there is the use of the Village gym and swimming pool.

Tui is arranged to provide support and care for able-boddied ladies and gentlemen with 'gentle' dementia and to ensure their safety the doors are secure with swipe card access.

The care and support we provide in Tui is based on a variety of Philosophies including Eden, V.I.P.S and a restorative model of care. Together with the latest interventions in dementia specific care and clinical support, these shape the care and support we provide.

What is dementia ? See the below video to explain this.