Accommodation comprises of private, semi private and shared
rooms. The home is V.H.I approved. All bedrooms have overhead
lights and wash-hand basin. While all bedrooms are furnished,
residents are welcome to add their own personal effects. Extensions
have been added over the years. Food is home cooked from locally
purchased fresh produce. A Choice of menu is offered and special
diets can be catered for. Residents may dine in the dining
room or if preferred, in the privacy of their own rooms. Home
baking is a speciality.
Amenities available include wheelchair accessibility, two
medibaths, walk/wheel in shower room, lift to 1st floor, handrails
along corridors for safety and nurse call system fitted in
each room. Residents and their visitors can relax in the attractive
conservatory, spacious sitting room downstairs, lounge upstairs
or dining room.
Long stay, respite and convalescent care is provided. Registered
nurses are on duty 24 hours a day. A very personal level of
care delivery and the individual needs of each resident are
of the up-most importance to the dedicated staff, and the
proprietors who are two highly qualified and experienced nurses.
A doctor is on call at all times and residents may also retain
the services of their own G.P. Mass is celebrated weekly and
clergymen of different denominations visit on a regular basis.
Recreational activities are organised in the afternoons tailored
to the individual needs of each resident. There are no restrictions
on visiting hours. Ample car parking is provided. The local
shops and Church is only a few minutes walk away.
We can provide our residents with additional facilities such
as physiotherapy, chiropody, hairdressing, alternative therapy
etc. which can be arranged at any time.
Taking all the above facilities into consideration, our aim
at Borris Lodge is to provide safe, pleasant homely accommodation
for all our residents and their families to enjoy, in a relaxed