Etive House Care Home

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Care Type Care Home
Care Category Residential | Dementia | Respite
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,250.00
Regulator's Rating Good
Etive House Care Home - Care Home
Meet The Manager

Georgina Taylor is The Home Manager at Etive House Care Home.

Georgina started her career as a Care Assistant before qualifying as a Registered Nurse.
Georgina ensures that Etive House Care Home feels like a special place to live with a warm, friendly and family atmosphere.

Georgina Taylor

Located in the beautiful village of Benderloch by Oban, in the west coast of Scotland, Etive House Care Home provides small group living accommodation for 62 residents. The home, which has fantastic local links, provides exemplary standards of residential, dementia and respite care in purpose-designed accommodation.

Etive House Care Home
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Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth.
Nursing Specialisms Diabetes.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Disrupted Sleep Patterns, Mild Forgetfulness, Wandering .
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's.
Respite Care Yes

Autumna has invited care providers to evidence the infection control measures they are carrying out, above and beyond those laid out by the government, in order to keep residents, staff and visitors safe.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

The safety and wellbeing of our staff and residents is paramount and we work in accordance with government and local healthcare regulations to ensure that all policies are adhered to which include:
Regular staff and resident LFT testing
Infection control procedures in place
The correct use of PPE
Visitors to evidence a negative LFT testing prior to entering the home.
Regulations and policies are regularly updated, for further information please do feel free to contact the Home Manager

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
safe-tick Virus Testing We are testing for viral infection when symptoms present within our care setting.
Safe Visiting Space
safe-tick We have a safe visiting space
Connectivity for resident testing, monitoring & communications

Infection control and the safety of both residents and staff often requires quarantine measures and the isolation of care home residents. To test, monitor and allow residents to communicate with relatives, the prevalence of room-level connectivity within the home is becoming increasingly relevant.

Wireless Internet access (WiFi)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Mobile Phone Network Coverage (mobile “signal”)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Telephone for external calling

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

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Our Building and Facilities

Our four beautifully and individually decorated lounge and dining areas are bright and sunny, providing excellent locations for socialising and meeting friends. Two well-kept garden areas are also enjoyed by residents. One is immediately in front of the building with a seating area that is perfect for watching the world go by, and an enclosed side garden with lawned areas, trees, shrubs and flowerbeds

Is Our Home Purpose Built

How Many Floors We Have

Who Owns Our Building

Communal Rooms
Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Hairdressers, Lift.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Private Garden(s), Seating, Secure Garden, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Reduce Plastic Use.


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We offer 61 single rooms and one double room, suitable for couples. Each room is spacious and comfortable, with the option of TV and Alexa. Residents are encouraged to personalise their space with furniture, framed pictures and ornaments to ensure they truly feel at home.

About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 60
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 60

Type Of Room
Shared Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View.

Room Facilities
Telephone Point.

Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,250.00

Funding Types
Region None specified
We Accept Self-Funding Clients Yes
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Local Authority funding with a Third Party Top-Up Yes

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Choice Dining is a food-focused accreditation designed to give care-seekers like yourself the ability to consider and compare the dining experience within different care settings.

To be awarded the Choice Dining badge, a care home will have committed to delivering exceptional dining experiences with a strong focus on preference, individuality, hygiene and the environment. You can explore the specifics of all participating homes in the tab below to learn more about the food on offer, how it is served and presented and what they’re doing to cater for your personal taste. For more information about Choice Dining please click here.

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Activities Are So Important

We’re incredibly proud of our varied activities programme enjoyed by our residents, too. From chilling out in the pop-up cinema room located on the first floor, to venturing into the activity suite where you can dance your cares away to an upbeat and energetic Zumba class or experience some inner calm with a Tai Chi Class. All activities are tailored to resident ability, and participation from chairs is encouraged.

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Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Crafts, Crosswords, Flower Arranging, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Singing, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Garden Centre, Park, Pub, Shopping.
Our Pets

To be arranged by the home manager

Can You Bring Your Pet

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Regulator: Care Inspectorate - Scotland

Autumna uses the Care Inspectorate's combined grading data which combines information from their new quality framework evaluations and their previous quality inspection methodology. If no recent rating has been awarded, an older rating from a previous inspection will be displayed.
Category Rating
Overall Good
Wellbeing Good
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Report Published 28th October 2021
Car Park.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church.

Nearby Services
Church, Pub, Restaurant, Shops.

Frequently asked questions about Etive House Care Home

Etive House Care Home was given an overall rating of "Good" by the Care Inspectorate - Scotland in October 2021.
Etive House Care Home provides Residential, Dementia and Respite care.
Etive House Care Home has 60 rooms.
Prices for Etive House Care Home start from £1,250.00 per week.
Yes. Etive House Care Home does offer Residential care.
Yes. Etive House Care Home does offer Respite care.
Yes. Etive House Care Home does provide care for people with Dementia.
Etive House Care Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Etive House Care Home accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Georgina Taylor is the manager of Etive House Care Home.

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