Location Y Garreg Lwyd is located on a quiet country lane, a mile from the small town of St. Clears. Carmarthen is just ten miles away and Pembrokeshire a twenty minute drive. Y Garreg Lwyd is surrounded by a large garden, extensively planted with trees, shrubs and flowers. Most of the rooms enjoy direct access to the garden and have views of the rolling countryside that surrounds the property. The garden has ramps for easy access and there are railed terraces on three sides of the property. There are benches and chairs from which one can enjoy the views and perhaps the warm sunshine during the summer. Aim Y Garreg Lwyd is a residential home for the elderly who wish to remain as independent as possible but who may require support. There is 24 hour care which can range from minimal support such as providing meals, to in depth continuing care. We aim to provide a pleasant friendly environment which encourages independence, social engagement, choice and assistance for everyone. Aims and objectives of Y Garreg Lwyd We are committed to providing the highest standards of care We are committed to providing a friendly and homely environment We are committed to ensuring that all residents are treated with respect, and are encouraged to remain as independent as possible We are committed to ensuring the best possible medical care as and when required from local Doctors, and Nurses We are committed to ensuring that our staff have a positive and caring attitude We are committed to providing all residents with a safe and secure environment and lastly. We are committed to ensuring that every resident living at Y Garreg Lwyd is made to feel that this is their home. Facilities at Y Garreg Lwyd Y Garreg Lwyd is a single storey building There are no stairs or lifts, which makes it easier for residents to move around There is a large entrance hall with vases of fresh flowers There are several rooms at the front of the building but the majority are at the back, where many enjoy views of the garden and the country beyond We have two lounges as well as the dining room, all of which enjoy garden views. The resident’s rooms all have washbasins All rooms have TV sockets and we can arrange for residents to obtain Sky or any other system if required Landlines and/or mobile phones can be provided The building is wi-fi enabled so that residents can access the internet and use skype and other similar systems All rooms have a nurse call bell, as do all the living areas We employ local staff, many of whom are Welsh-speaking There are varied, balanced menus provided by our skilled cooks. Choice of fresh food, always cooked on our premises. Special diets are catered for.
Care Home Category: Residential