We employ a full time Activities Co-ordinator dedicated to providing a varied and interesting, age appropriate programme of activities based on our residents’ individual interests.
Activities take place both in the home and in the local community and include:
Arts and crafts sessions,
Board Games / Bingo and Quizzes
Discussion and Reminiscence groups
Manicures, Aromatherapy and Beauty sessions
Quiet one to one chats.
Visiting theatre groups, singers and musicians
Community trips to garden centres, theatres, cinema, restaurants, pubs, local shopping centres and other places of interest.
There is no pressure for anyone to join in any of these activities but everyone is welcome and the Activities Co-ordinator will always listen if there is something you would specifically enjoy.
Our Housekeeping and Maintenance teams ensure that Kimbolton Lodge is kept clean and well cared for. We have a programme of refurbishment and redecoration to ensure that all areas including the communal areas, lounges and dining room are well maintained.
Your room will be cleaned on a daily basis and your laundry will be carefully washed and returned to you within 24 hours. We can access Dry Cleaning facilities for you locally although this will incur a charge.
Led by the Catering Manager, the catering team aims to make mealtimes a very pleasurable experience by producing home cooked, tasty, well presented and nutritional meals.
Our residents are involved in the selection of dishes for the menus which offer excellent and varied choice. All the food is freshly cooked on the premises and purchased from local suppliers wherever possible.
We are able to meet all dietary needs and the catering staff are always available to discuss your likes, dislikes and any special requests.
We are constantly striving to improve the service we offer and welcome suggestions from residents and their families.
The following services are available to all our residents and are invoiced at the end of each month:
We have an in-house hairdressing salon and two qualified hairdressers who will be happy to take your bookings. A price list is available from the hairdresser.
If you would like to access a hairdressing salon in the local community this can be discussed and arranged with a member of staff.
A qualified Chiropodist visits on a monthly basis and can be booked in advance. This service is chargeable. If you would like to access a Chiropodist in the local community this can be discussed and arranged with a member of staff.
If you would like to access a local Beauty Salon this can be discussed and arranged with a member of staff.
A daily / weekly newspaper of your choice can be delivered to your room.