Borris Lodge Nursing Home
Borris, Co. Carlow
tel: +353 (0) 59 9773112
fax: +353 (0) 59 9773038
mob: +353 (0) 86 8073928
Accommodation comprises of 28 single en-suite rooms, 18 single rooms with wash hand basin and 3 double rooms. The home is V.H.I approved and registered with H.I.Q.A. (Health Information and Quality Authority). All bedrooms have over bed lights, nurse call facility, and T.V, telephone and internet access. While all bedrooms are furnished, residents are welcome to add their own personal effects. 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 specialty.
Amenities available include wheelchair accessibility, two med baths, walk in, wheel in shower room, two lifts to 1st floor, handrails along corridors for safety and 14 channel T.V. fitted in each room. Residents and their visitors can relax in any of the 3 dayrooms, spacious sitting room downstairs, lounge upstairs or dining room. There is also a central atrium to sit in which allows you to watch what’s happening around you.
Long stay, respite and convalescent care is provided. Registered nurses are on duty 24 hours a day. A very personal level of care is delivered and the individual needs of each resident are of the up-most importance to the dedicated staff.
The proprietors are two highly qualified and experienced nurses.
A doctor is on call at all times and residents may 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 organized 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 but do incur a charge.
Taking all the above facilities into consideration, our aim at Borris Lodge is to provide a safe, pleasant homely environment for all our residents and their families to enjoy.