18 November 2014

Activities we offer

At Fourways, we aim to help residents realise their personal aspirations and abilities and, to help achieve this fulfilment, a voluntary activities programme includes:

  • Shopping trips to town
  • Local theatre trips
  • Monthly coach outings
  • Walks
  • Knitting and sewing projects
  • Quiz afternoons
  • Craft afternoons
  • Games afternoons (board and card games)
  • House library
  • Visiting entertainers.

Staff are encouraged to participate in activities with residents as an important part of the care practices.

One of the primary objectives at Fourways is for people to feel as independent as possible. To provide this independence a range of options are available:

  • Television in all bedrooms
  • Communal dining room
  • Home library
  • Wheelchair access
  • Transport available
  • Choice of lounge areas
  • Call bell system throughout
  • Shower facilities
  • Bath aids
  • Hand rails
  • Ensuite facilities in all rooms
  • Large landscaped garden with plenty of seating
  • Private phones
  • Full central heating throughout
  • Walking aids
  • Nursing beds
  • Stair/Chairlift.

Use of communal rooms is encouraged in order to stimulate movement and communication.