Langley Haven is registered for 35 residents, with 33 en suite single bedrooms and 1 double room.
In 2015 Langley Haven was recognised with an award as one of the Top 20 most recommended care homes in the south east of England
The owners of Langley Haven Dementia Care Home have invested £600,000 since they purchased the property in February 2012.
The money has been spent on re-decorating and improving all 23 resident’s rooms; all communal lounges are now bright and well-furnished and create a pleasing and comfortable environment and an extension retains the smart mock Tudor styling of the building.
Both front and back gardens have been extensively renovate, including a large car park for visitors to the Home
At Langley Haven we aim to provide the highest quality of holistic residential care within a homely and family-structured environment.
The central focus of our caring is to promote the wellbeing and fulfilment of our residents, in a trusting relationship. We believe our residents, their relatives and friends should be informed partners in the provision of this care and that their beliefs and wishes are respected and valued.
Generally, admissions to the home are planned in advance to ensure the most appropriate care provision from the day of arrival. We prefer not to accept emergency admissions, but there may be occasions when this occurs. Our current procedures ensure the minimum disruption to existing residents.
We are not registered to provide nursing care. Residents requiring any nursing interventions have this arranged by us through local district nursing services, and any other relevant healthcare professionals.
We at Langley Haven make sure that all our residents will have an experience of a "home away from home."
Menus in our home make food a daily pleasure for our residents and always includes at least 5 portion daily of fruit and vegetables and oily fish.
The nutritional needs and dietary requirements of older adults quite different to that of young and middle aged adults and require a different approach. Whilst we encourage and help our older and elderly residents to keep allow, some of the frailer resident will maintain their level of health and fitness through their diet. We also prepared using fresh and local produce ingredients. We have 4 weekly rotating menus, which are different for summer and winter.
Elderly people require good nutrition and need to keep well hydrate. We are also able to cater for special diets and often provide pureed and soft food for those residents who have difficulty to swallow and chew food. We have regular catering meetings with the home chefs and Nutritionist who ensures best practice and follow CQC guidance Outcome 5 “Meeting nutritional needs”. We also hold a 5 star food hygiene rating from Environmental Health
Activities throughout the year include Events throughout the year include BBQ lunch in summer, Bonfire Lunch, pumpkin carving during Halloween, carol singing by local primary schools, monthly church service, celebrating residents' birthdays and residents Christmas party.
Every week we have a visit from a hairdresser.
Langley Haven is part of Haven Care Home Management who have invested heavily to improve the look and size of the property, furnishing and facilities.
Top quality care is our goal, and we engage the services of an ex CQC advisor on a regular basis throughout our homes, to ensure that we stay on target and our high expectations are maintained.
Throughout our 4 care homes we provide top quality dementia care within comfortable surroundings and great value for money.