Jan Eddington is our activities coordinator. Jan started at Braeburn 18 years ago and has had a few hats over her time with us.
Jan makes sure there is a variety of activities for our residents, exercise, musical entertainment, trips to the Royal Botanical Gardens, baking with the residents and much, much more.
Residents may continue to register with their own doctor, if he/she is agreeable, or with the practice used by Braeburn.
There is access to any community service which may be necessary such as physiotherapy, occupational therapist, dietician and Speech and Language Therapists.
Braeburn is registered with Social Care and Social Work Improvements Scotland and meets all statutory and regulatory requirements in respect of accommodation, staffing, hygiene, fire safety etc.
The accommodation is on three floors, with a lift and fireproof staircase. It is well furnished and equipped.
There are 18 rooms, some of which are large enough to accommodate two people if they wish to share. All bedrooms have en suite toilet and washbasin and are connected to a call bell system.
The lounges are large, sunny and quiet. There is also a comfortable television room.
A modern, well equipped kitchen provides all meals which are served in the pleasant dining room. Breakfast is served in the residents’ own rooms.
Braeburn has a well maintained sheltered garden with a large summer house, and all residents are encouraged to enjoy being out in the sunshine and fresh air.
Visitors are welcome at any time except during lunch and supper. There are facilities for residents to make coffee and tea for themselves and their guests.
Braeburn also provides regular entertainment in the home and also exercise sessions and crafts.
Personal laundry facilities are available at no extra charge.
Private Chiropody services within Braeburn.
There is a hairdressing salon and a hairdresser visits weekly.