Built over three floors our home includes a cinema, library, garden room, hair and beauty salon, numerous lounges and landscaped secure gardens.
Our purpose-built, luxury home is expertly designed around residential and dementia care. Expert touches include “line of sight” architecture, which makes it easy for you to get around and reassurance that staff can easily see you and are always at hand. As we build our homes from scratch, we are able to invest in the latest technology and materials to ensure that our homes are optimally equipped for now and the future, transforming the way our care is managed and delivered.
Vintage English Tea Room
Qualified and Trained staff are in the home 24/7 to ensure safety and security of the residents at Layston Grove delivering care specific to individual needs through our robust pre assessment and person centred care planning.
All residents’ rooms are private with their own en suite facilities, including TV and DVD player, Fridge and fully furnished.
A robust activity plan designed and planned with our residents input, needs and choices taken into account. Our Lifestyle manager and team will be the leaders and point of contact for any suggestions to support the engagement. Our activity plan is written around Physical, Mental, Spiritual, group and one to one engagement.
Our Kitchen team provide all your food and beverage requirements for a balanced and healthy diet. As well as your 3 meals a day, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, mid morning snack, afternoon tea and other refreshments are available 24/7 and this includes your visitors who pop in for a cup of tea, a slice of cake and a chat. The team will also provide additional support for those who require specific meals and choices. And the best part is a glass of wine or beer to wash it down.
Our housekeeping team will attend to your room and ensure it is cleaned on a daily basis. We will also change your bed linen and deep clean your room regularly.
All your personal items will be labelled by the housekeeping team and laundered on a regular basis. The team will also provide you with fresh towels and bedding, which will also be laundered In the home.
Use of the home’s car to take you to appointments, events and outings.
Where certain items are required for that special occasion, we will arrange for your personal clothing to be dry cleaned. These will be items that recommend dry cleaning only.
There are a selection of lounge spaces and dining rooms on each floor. In addition you will be able to enjoy the cinema, library, tea room, garden room, views from the balcony or simply fall asleep in a quiet lounge.
Our cinema room is great for catching up on your favourite programme or just relaxing with a film. The room is multi purpose and can easily be converted to a games room or other communal use. We can also arrange to set up the screen for Skype calls with loved ones.
A weekly or other regular appointment with our hairdresser can be made for you which are included in our fees. Additional haircuts will be at the discretion of the home manager.
Our carefully selected professional Chiropodist will attend the home on a regular basis and any residents requiring the services will be included to have an appointment.
All residents will receive an eye test (where necessary) from our preferred, qualified opticians who will visit the home. NB: New spectacles/contact lenses or repairs are not included in the weekly fee
A basket of items to make your move in smoother and nicer. This is likely to include toiletries and other nice surprises we feel you would enjoy.
Little things that will help you to celebrate and entertain friends and family such as Birthday Cakes, balloons, etc.
All residents can enjoy complimentary wifi.
All residents will receive a dentist appointment (where necessary) from our local dentist. Your appointment will be organised for you. NB. New dentures, crowns, implants or repairs are not included in the weekly fee.
Gardens are landscaped and designed to be accessible for all with flat even surfaces and raised beds to promote independence and somewhere to sit and watch the world go by. Our garden areas have been thoughtfully planned to encourage you to enjoy the outdoors.
Our specially designed Tea Room is the hub of the home. A great place to socialize along with an area we hold our special events and activities.
If a resident requires their own newspaper this will be provided, however; the home will have a choice of national and local papers for everyone on a daily basis.
You will be registered with our friendly GP at Buntingford Medical Centre, White Hart Close, who will visit the home on a regular basis and conduct a mobile surgery for those unable to attend the main surgery. The GP will manage all your health needs with the Home team including all referrals that may be required.
All resident medication will be managed, ordered, stored, distributed by the qualified care home staff using the most up to date Boots eMeds medication management system.
For occasions when family members or loved ones are unable to escort and take you to a hospital/Medical appointment, a member of Oakdale Care Group will escort you in our chauffeur driven car and will ensure you are on time and delivered direct to the door.
Invite your friends and family to join and help you celebrate those special occasions.
We understand that people want clear pricing. Our fixed, All-Inclusive fees are simple and transparent. All of our residents are charged a single one-off fee for everything.Read more >
Our dedicated Lifestyle Manager will spend time getting to know you, your likes and dislikes and personal goals.Read more >
A selection of images from in and around Layston Grove to give you a brief overview of our beautiful home.Read more >
There is always something going on at Layston Grove and we thrive on being part of our community. Non residents welcome.Read more >
Take a look to see what we get up to at our home. Since we’ve opened we have been involved with a number of initiatives at our home and within our community.Read more >
We invest significantly in selecting and training our staff. Our dedicated team of warm hearted individuals are committed to proving the very best to all.Read more >
If you would like find out more about our home and availability, please get in touch today to arrange to come in and see us or to talk and find out more.Read more >