The Briars, found in Sandown, draws residents from across the Isle of Wight due to their fantastic reputation. Situated close to public transport and a short 15-minute walk from stunning beaches, the period care home is renowned for delivering top-notch residential and dementia care in a serene and relaxing location. Residents can enjoy reminiscence exercises, helping staff understand life stories and individual preferences, as well as a full roster of daily activities to keep them engaged. Offering excellent food, exceptional activities, and a caring team, The Briars is a top choice for those seeking quality care on the Isle of Wight.
Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.
Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.
Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.
Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about The Briars.
It is situated in Sandown and is close to popular amenities.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. The Briars is rated as good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.
The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.
Currently, there are 38 beds at the home.
This care home is owned and operated by Greensleeves Care.
There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at The Briars, including: Baking & Cooking, Gardening & Flower Arranging, Visits from Children.
Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At The Briars the cost of care starts from £1,227 per week.
It's best to call the home directly on 01983 217884 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.