About the property

Our sheltered home offers safe and independent living for older people who want to be as self-sufficient as possible but without the worry of maintaining their own home. We provide residents with the privacy and independence of having their own affordable, high quality accommodation combined with the support of professional, dedicated staff and the companionship of others. We personalise our service to meet the needs of residents so that they can enjoy freedom, security and peace of mind with support when they need it. Residents are provided with two home-cooked meals a day and have the opportunity to take part in a range of organised social activities and outings throughout the year.

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This beautiful house has been carefully adapted to accommodate the varying needs of later life. The home is well maintained and offers a very high standard of accommodation for eight residents, each with their own private en-suite room. The home is easily accessible and has been fitted with an internal passenger lift. Residents can enjoy their time in the home’s communal lounge, dining room or garden. The home also offers laundry facilities, Wi-Fi and operates with a community alarm system that is monitored twenty four hours a day. All residents are provided with two delicious home-cooked meals each day, which are served in the communal dining room. Our rooms come unfurnished so that residents can bring their own furniture and belongings with them to really make their space their own.

Our monthly rental charge is fully inclusive and includes: an experienced House Manager and support staff, home-cooked meals every lunchtime and teatime, telephone line rental, call charges and broadband, building and garden maintenance, gas, electricity and water rates, community alarm monitoring, cleaning of communal areas, laundry facilities, council tax and a TV licence.

Elm Bank is managed by Abbeyfield Wales

Key features

  • Alarm system

  • Communal lounge

  • Dining room

  • Garden

  • Guest facilities

  • Internet access

  • Lift

  • Laundry facilities

Contact the house

01248 352532

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Meet our staff

Abbeyfield Bangor is upheld and supported by a team of experienced staff, including devoted house staff, a dedicated Area Manager, a skilled maintenance engineer, a professional off-site administrative team and a board of specialist trustees.

Our home is run by two House Managers, a Domestic Assistant and relief staff who ensure the home is clean, comfortable and safe and that the meals we provide are varied, nutritious and enjoyable. They also make every effort to make residents feel welcome and supported whilst ensuring they are as independent and self-sufficient as possible. Our staff will take the time to get to know each resident and ensure they have enough time to give them the attention they need. Our House Manager checks on the residents every day and can help assist them in an emergency so that they can feel safe, secure and comfortable. The House Manager will also build lasting relationships with residents’ families, doctors and any other external agencies to ensure their physical, emotional and spiritual needs are upheld.

Our Area Manager, maintenance engineer and off-site administrative team work closely with house staff and residents to help support the running of the home and maintain the high standards of accommodation and service that we offer. Our Area Manager and administrative team provide valuable professional support for many business functions such as customer services, sales, purchasing, payroll, human resources, marketing, fundraising and development. Each member of staff, on-site and off, is a specialist in their role and receives regular training, development and support to ensure residents get the best possible care and support available. Our board of trustees contribute a wealth of experience and expertise to the running of Abbeyfield Wales and are legally responsible for the governance of the society.

Activities

Garden

Our caring staff organise a variety of social activities and outings throughout the year for our residents, which range from daily coffee mornings to day trips. We often enjoy fetes and garden parties in the summer and festive activities at Christmas.

Every year we take part in Abbeyfield Week – a week when we open our doors to the local community to show off what's on offer at Abbeyfield. We celebrate this by hosting events such as fetes, tea parties and garden parties, to which residents, their families and the public are invited. We also take part in Abbeyfield’s annual Coping at Christmas Campaign when older people, who would otherwise spend Christmas alone, are invited to join us for the festive period.

Our residents often enjoy days out and visits to other Abbeyfield homes but when they prefer to stay home we still like to find entertaining things for them to do, such as listening to music, watching movies, documentaries and live performances, playing games or simply chatting over a cup of coffee with a slice of cake.

We like to make a big fuss for residents’ birthdays; we decorate the house with balloons and banners and always host a tea party so that the residents and their families can get together to celebrate with cake, cards and presents.

We celebrate all of the public holidays and commemorations throughout the year with a themed activity, party or tradition - our favourites are Easter and Christmas. At Easter we host an Easter bonnet competition when residents create extraordinary and extravagant Easter bonnets and, at Christmas, we enjoy a traditional Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, a glass of wine and some mince pies, whilst listening to carols.



Contact the house

01248 352532

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Address:

Elm Bank
Siliwen Road
Bangor
Gwynedd
LL57 2BH
United Kingdom

Telephone:

01248 352532