Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the fees for home?
A: Fees are variable dependent on level of need and room choice, please ask for details.

Q: Can relatives and friends call at any time?
A: Yes, visiting is relaxed and flexible. Friends and relatives are welcome to join residents for a meal at a small charge by prior arrangement.

Q: Who provides bedding and towels and who does the laundry?
A: At Abbeyfield House we have our own laundry on site that services all our residents laundry requirements. We provide all bedding and towels.

Q: Who administers medication?
A: Our Senior Staff are trained to give medicines and we comply with the procedures required by our registration. Self medication is allowed if preferred.

Q: Are there transport links nearby?
A: Yes, Abbeyfield House is easily accessible by road and there is a frequent bus service to Clitheroe outside the door of the home.

Q: How accessible are facilities within the home?
A: Level entry into Abbeyfield House makes it easy for wheelchairs and there is a lift to access all floors.

Q: Can you see a copy of the contract /written conditions for the Home?
A: Yes, these can be shown to you when you come to look around and you will receive your own personal copy as a resident.

Q: What arrangements do you have for handling valuables and cash?
A: All residents rooms have a secure drawer and the Manager can look after residents cash, if required. This will be accounted for and held in a safe.

Q: How do I know that this is a really good care home?
A: We are proud of our high local reputation. We are committed to top quality care and have approval from the Care Quality Commission, Investors in People and Lancashire County Council Social Services.

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