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Gowrie House Care Home

Care Inspectorate Rating Good
 Exterior of Gowrie House in Kirkcaldy, Scotland
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Care Home Location

Gowrie Nursing Home,  W Albert Rd, Kirkcaldy KY1 1DL, UK
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.30 miles
Train Station0.40 miles
Nearby Shops0.30 miles
Non specific map

Overview

Located in the heart of Kirkcaldy, a coastal town on the Forth Estuary in East Central Scotland, Gowrie House Care Home offers residential, nursing, dementia, and respite care. Boasting tasteful decor, the home features six lounges with scenic views of private grounds, enhancing the residents' experience. A dedicated hairdressing salon adds a touch of relaxation and pampering. The layout and design prioritise resident choice, orientation, and stimulation. Gowrie House emphasises person-centred care, delivered with patience and kindness, tailored to individual needs. With a commitment to variety, the home provides a diverse activities program, ensuring each day brings new and engaging experiences for its residents.

BrandIndependent Care Home
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1996
Beds60
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Availability & Pricing

Permanent

Residential Care - Available

Permanent

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Residential Care - Available

Respite

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Dementia Care - Available

Types of Elderly Care Available at Gowrie House*

Lottie care
Residential Care

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.

Lottie care
Dementia Care

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.

Lottie care
Nursing Care

Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.

Lottie care
Respite Care

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.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability
Physiotherapy
* Registered with sector regulator 'Scottish Care Inspectorate' to provide these categories of care.

Care Inspectorate Rating

goodOverall Rating
How well do we support people's wellbeing? goodHow good is our leadership? very goodHow good is our staff team? not assessedHow good is our setting? not assessedHow well is care and support planned? not assessed
Care Inspectorate Publication Date: 20/04/2023

Care Home Facilities

Available

Dining Area
Gardens
Hair & Beauty Salon
Lift
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area
Wifi

Not Available

Activity Room
Bar
Cafe or Restaurant
Cinema
Computer Room
Family Room
Gym
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Spa
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities

Available

Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Gowrie House.

Where is Gowrie House located?

It is situated in Kirkcaldy and is close to popular amenities.

What types of elderly care are available at Gowrie House?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: nursing, respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does Gowrie House have?

Currently, there are 60 beds at the home.

Who owns Gowrie House?

This care home is owned and operated by Independent Care Home.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Gowrie House, including: Book and Poetry, Visits from Children, Arts & Crafts.

What is the cost of care at Gowrie House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Gowrie House the cost of care starts from £1,140 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01502 447896 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.