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Dementia Care

At Mearns View Care Home, we are proud to provide Dementia Care for people living with dementia at our care home in Newton Mearns alongside our residential care, nursing care, respite care and palliative care services. Our dementia care staff have received professional training in dealing with all aspects and severities of Dementia.

Our Activities Team collaborates with residents and their loved ones to identify activities and therapies that are appropriate for their specific needs and to help them thrive in their environment, as they understand the benefits of living a fulfilled life.

What is Dementia Care? 

Dementia is a long-term condition that impacts an older person’s mental capabilities in a variety of ways, including difficulties with speech, memory loss and cognitive skills. Those living with dementia can continue to live a high-quality life with the right care and attention, where they can participate in their favourite activities. Our goal is for residents to preserve their sense of self and independence for as long as possible. 


Dementia Care at Mearns View Care Home

At our dementia care home in Newton Mearns, our staff has been highly trained in dealing with the symptoms associated with dementia, with a focus on understanding, awareness, and building relationships. We work tirelessly to help each resident enjoy their days, enabling them to make the most out of life by providing high-quality care and respect to all. We have a dedicated dementia floor that has been designed to make residents’ lives as easy as possible and navigate their way around. We incorporate a number of dementia-friendly activities within our activities programme which help to improve mental, emotional and physical well-being.


What You’ll Find at Mearns View

Our care home in Newton Mearns has been purposefully created to provide a variety of facilities and services for residents’ enjoyment, allowing them to live a life that suits them and their needs.

Nurse Call Systems

Profiling Beds

Bespoke Care Plans

Wheelchair Access

Access to GP

Access to Dentist

Access to Chiropodist

Access to Optician

Dementia Care FAQs

Before a resident moves into Mearns View Care Home, we meet with them and their loved ones to ensure we can meet a person’s individual needs. We work with residents and their families to understand their routines, interests, and preferences which we then incorporate into a care plan. We adopt a person-centred approach to care and strive to help residents maintain their independence and dignity whilst offering support.

Our dementia care team undergoes regular training to ensure that the team has a wide range of understanding in accordance with the many stages of the dementia journey. From supporting residents with daily activities to helping them with mobility, communication and personal care, our teams have the experience and knowledge to provide effective care to our residents living with dementia. 

At Mearns View Care Home, we provide an activities programme for all residents which includes both group and one on one activities and therapies. Examples include arts & crafts sessions, music therapy, and reminiscence activities. Regular activities are designed to help enhance the physical, mental, and social well-being of our residents, including those with dementia.

Unrivalled Levels of Care

Our compassionate and knowledgeable team takes pride in providing superior care and is respectful of privacy and dignity. Working with residents and their loved ones, we get to know everything there is to know about an individual to create a personalised care plan solely for their needs which can be modified when the time comes, to ensure a continuum of care. We strive to enhance overall well-being by supporting residents with their hobbies and interests as well as being mindful of their wishes and preferences.

An Enhanced Way of Life That Supports Your Interests

Our care home has been purposely built to meet a variety of care needs for our residents, while providing group living and all the benefits that living in an all-inclusive care home brings. We offer a wide range of high-quality amenities, as well as an accessible activities programme in which residents will be invited to take part. There are several areas throughout the home where residents can socialise, as well as take part in a variety of activities to keep each day fresh and fascinating. Residents can make use of first-rate amenities and live a full life on a daily basis. Mearns View is excited to welcome residents and provide an ideal blend of excellent care, facilities, and lifestyle options.

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Mearns View Care Home
416 Mearns Road
Newton Mearns
G77 5TY

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