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“My father-in-law is looked after and cared for with dignity and respect. The home is warm, relaxed and welcoming at all times. The staff are friendly and approachable and I would recommend Rowallan House to anyone that is considering a care home for a loved one.”

Donna M - Daughter-in-law of resident

Palliative care at Rowallan

Palliative care at Rowallan House

Palliative care is a part of end of life care that takes a holistic approach to care. The process involves looking after the physical aspects of a person’s condition and...
gardening

The benefits of gardening

Whether you have a green thumb or not, gardening has proven to have many benefits for a person’s wellbeing. Not only does it encourage physical activity, it also provides the...
residential care include

What does residential care include?

As we age, our needs may change naturally. Perhaps it has become difficult to keep up with housework or preparing meals isn’t as easy as it used to be. You...
Respite care

Respite care in a care home

When you think of respite care, you may imagine a carer coming to your loved one’s home to look after their needs while the family caregiver takes a well-deserved break....
Working in a care home

Working in a care home vs homecare

Do you feel naturally drawn towards improving the lives of others? If you’re an innately compassionate person with a strong sense of empathy, working in care could be the perfect...
Residential Home or Homecare

Residential Home or Homecare?

Are you or your loved one debating between a residential home or home care? Deciding on the care best suited for your family is a big decision, one that requires...
dementia

Dementia support and social networks

Living with dementia can be lonely, disorienting and isolating. Sadly, the condition can have a negative impact on mental health, causing a rise in depression and anxiety levels.  We also...
Rowallan House’s Prestige Award

Rowallan House’s Prestige Award

The Prestige Awards was launched to celebrate both businesses and individuals that offer outstanding products and service consistently. We couldn’t be happier or more honoured to announce that Rowallan House...
Mental Health in the Elderly

Mental Health in the Elderly

Mental health is important, at any age. But as people grow older, mental health issues are often overshadowed by physical ailments as the body naturally changes. Unfortunately, many ageing adults...
Dementia and dance

Dementia and dance

Dementia is a progressive disease caused by abnormal changes in the brain that leads to a decline in cognitive function. It can affect a person’s ability to perform daily tasks...