Downing House

Care Home

Withington

Location:

14 Swinbourne Grove
Withington
Manchester
M20 4PP
United Kingdom

Contact the house:

01614 348717

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Overview

Downing house is a residential care home, offering a high quality for care for up to 25 people in 25 single rooms (14 en suite). Downing House is purpose built, with a recently refurbished lounge and a comfortable, homely atmosphere. Our experienced staff have a reputation for being friendly and welcoming.

The gardens are newly re-designed following a consultation with both residents and their families, with improved access for those with restricted mobility.

Residents are encouraged to bring their own furniture and decorations in order to make their rooms as homely as possible. We will support you in making your own decisions about how you want to live your life. We recognise the importance of maintaining relationships with family and friends and we support residents in pursuing hobbies and interests by offering a variety of activities from in house entertainment to outings. 

Key features

  • Alarm system

  • Communal lounge

  • Dining room

  • Garden

  • Internet access

  • Lift

  • Laundry facilities

  • Wheelchair accessibility

Life at the house

Activities

We offer opportunities for residents to partake in a number of activities and events. We understand the importance of our residents emotional and physical well-being and keeping active and enjoying later life is crucial to this.

Our staff will always do their best to involve all residents and cater for any restrictions they have.

We offer a variety of activities including: 

  • Transformation Tuesdays – It’s make over time!
  • Music for health – biweekly movement to music
  • Indoor bowling
  • Gardening
  • Mug decorating
  • Cake decorating
  • Reminiscence
  • Parties! 

Our cooks provide healthy and delicious meals every day that are cooked and prepared on site. Our fully qualified cooks pride themselves on providing excellent food which is all freshly prepared, and where possible, using locally sourced produce.

Sample Menu

Breakfast

Cereals, toast, fruit or a cooked breakfast made to order

Morning snacks

Hot and cold drinks trolley with fresh fruit and biscuits

Lunch

Choose from two delicious choices of main courses, or a salad or omelette.

There is always a pudding.

Dinner

A choice of soup and a selection of fresh sandwiches, or a hot snack.

Evening snacks 

Cocoa and cake!

Contact the house

01614 348717

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