Ocean Breeze Care Home, New Milton

We look after and care for people with dementia so that they feel relaxed, safe and happy and feel at home. We only recruit staff with a passion for looking after those with dementia.

Updated:
30 August 2016
Sectors:
Care
Local Alliances:
Hampshire Dementia Action Alliance

1. Action Plan

Getting known for what we do well in the community.  Making sure that we are part of the community so that people turn to us as a first line of support and information.  Being known for being a centre of excellence in dementia care.

2. Actions

  • Dementia Awareness raising for staff

    Ensure all customer facing staff are dementia aware

     

    Status:
    Delivered
  • Appoint a Dementia Champion

    Train and nominate a member of staff as a Dementia Champion

     

    Status:
    Delivered
  • Train and nominate a member of staff as a Dementia Champion

    Open door policy to offer help and support – on going

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Dementia Friendly Environment and Respite Centre

    Premises reviewed and changes made including being a respite centre, including emergency admissions, for people with dementia

     

    Status:
    Delivered
  • Offer dementia friendly events and facilities

    Bath service is offered to those who have been in the home on respite care.  This can be daily, every other day or weekly – whatever is required.  Weekly coffee morning being planned.

     

    Status:
    Delivered