Services & Daily Life
Circle Drive Special Care Home provides medical care in an “at home” atmosphere for residents who require 24-hour care. While the majority of our residents are elderly, anyone requiring level III or IV 24-hour care is eligible to make Circle Drive Special Care Home his or her home.
Each resident is assigned to a main floor private room with a bathroom. Depending on the resident’s requirements, lifts and support bars are also provided. A resident’s room is his or her castle; residents are encouraged to decorate to reflect their personalities. Large windows in rooms provide a considerable view of the splendid grounds.
Circle Drive Special Care Home provides residents with access to:
- nutritious meals 365 days a year prepared by individuals trained in food safety techniques
- recreation program that promotes both cognitive and physical exercise
- speech language therapist
- in-house hair styling
- occupational therapist
- in-house laundry
- behaviour support team
- house medical doctor
- palliative care services
- in-house physio therapy and exercise program
- interdenominational Sunday worship services
- social interaction
- visits from our parish nurse
- pet therapy
- massage therapy (at an additional cost)
Regularly, residents and their families participate in care home decisions regarding resident care and recreation.
Add a personal touch
Families are encouraged to decorate resident rooms with items that are familiar and comforting.
Life is worth living at Circle Drive Special Care Home. Residents eat together, play together and laugh together. Daily activities are organized to promote social, cognitive and physical workouts tailored to the abilities of the residents.. Entertainers frequently perform. Each Sunday, residents are invited to attend an interdenominational worship service. Pets visit. Family and friends are invited to visit any time. In addition to recreational activities, physical therapy is also provided.
Twenty-four hour a day nursing care is provided, while augmented by weekly visits by a physician. Nutritious, hot meals are provided 365 days a year. In-house laundry and hair styling are also available.
I was in another home for a little while, but my family moved me here. Things are very good here. Everyone is so reliable and good. I even had a volunteer paint a beautiful blue jay on my window. Now when I look outside it looks like the bird is sitting on a branch of the evergreen tree."