Philosophy of care
Eversleigh provides a home where
residents feel cared for, safe, comfortable,
and able to live as full a life as they can.
We want every resident to enjoy the highest
quality of life and so we offer individual
care based on each residentís personal
needs, abilities and preferences.
Families are always welcomed and encouraged
to visit and to share their ideas.
Those who are interested in coming to
Eversleigh are encouraged to visit the
Home and sample the surroundings, the
atmosphere, and the quality of the care
Individual care plans are discussed and
agreed with the resident and their
family as well as other professionals
involved. Plans are regularly reviewed
and updated to make sure they reflect
Health and medical needs
Each residentís health is very
important. Residents are given the
choice of retaining their own GP, if the
GP is willing to visit Eversleigh. If
not, they can choose an alternative
local GP. We register short-term
placements with a local GP on a
We provide high quality meals which
are freshly prepared at Eversleigh. We
actively consult residents about menus
to let us know their preferences and we
welcome familiesí feedback so that we
can adapt our meals to include these
Individual meals are prepared
when residents need special diets.
We work to maintain each residentís
sense of dignity, value and self-esteem.
We encourage residents to make their own
decisions and to take care of their own
day to day needs when they can. We
listen to residents and their families
and adapt to meet their changing needs.