Old-world charm meets state of the art facilities

CareChoice Nursing Home in Montenotte Cork, was renovated in recent years and now provides accommodation for 111 residents.

Our professional teams provide each resident with a friendly personalised, luxurious and extremely high-quality service where they can feel secure and comfortable in their home from home.

Resident Guide

Make your home
with us at
Swords, Co Dublin.

Located just off the Main Street in Swords Village, is a brand new purpose built facility, boasting stunning views of Swords from our Castle Cafe, manicured courtyard/garden with state of the art facilities. Opening in December 2019 this will be the 10th Home operated by the CareChoice Group. 

Staff – Swords, Co Dublin.

Here at CareChoice Nursing Home in Swords Co. Dublin, we all share the same goal – to provide you with access to the best care, support and expertise possible. The CareChoice ethos of person-centred care is reflected in our day-to-day work as we interact with each person, listening to their wishes and responding to their individual needs.   

Simon Balfe

Director of Nursing at CareChoice Nursing Home Swords, Co Dublin.

Qualifications: Diploma in Intellectual Disability Nursing & a Higher Diploma in Healthcare Management.

Professional Focus: Simon has 16 years’ experience working as a nurse in the intellectual disability, psychiatric and care of the elderly sectors. Simon gained experience over the years in these sectors and moved up through the management ladder. Simon previously worked in the Midlands as Nominee Provider for 14 centres with adults with intellectual disability. Simon has worked as a DON in nursing homes in south Dublin for the last 6 years.

Simon Balfe,
Director of Nursing


CareChoice Swords,
Co. Dublin 

E: simon.balfe@carechoice.ie

Services – Swords, Co Dublin

Here at CareChoice Nursing Home Swords, we pride ourselves on listening closely to our residents in all things. This approach helps us to deliver a varied and high-quality range of services that help us to care for, support and entertain our residents.

Some of the services we provide include:

Physiotherapy: Local physiotherapists visit to provide treatments.
Local GPs: Residents have access to their local GPs to ensure continuity of care.
Hairdressing: Residents can enjoy a weekly visit from the hairdresser.
Chiropody: Regular visits for chiropody treatments on site.
Alternative therapies: e.g. relaxing hand massages, aromatherapy etc.
Activity Programs: e.g. crafts, card games, bingo and many more depending on residents requests. Activities can happen one-on-one or in groups.
Exercise Classes: Keeping active at your own pace with visiting instructors.
Religious services: We respect all religions and many of residents derive great support from prayer groups, masses and other religious services.

Building & Gardens – Swords, Co Dublin

CareChoice Swords is a brand new, state of the art Care Home that will be opening in December 2019.

The Home will have 158 beds spread across 4 floors. There will be a dementia friendly unit that has  direct access to an enclosed rooftop garden.

The building will boast stunning views of Swords from our Castle Cafe located on the top floor, a rooftop terrace, manicured courtyard/gardens. The interior is modern and fresh and the building is exceptionally bright and inviting.

Facilities 

A safe and secure purpose built facility built to the highest standards including:

  • 158 en-suite bedrooms 
  • 4 Day Rooms
  • 4 Dining Rooms
  • 2 Quiet Rooms
  • 3 Activity Rooms
  • 3 Treatment Rooms
  • Sensory Room
  • State of the art kitchen
  • Hair Salon
  • Oratory
  • Lifts
  • Meeting Room
  • Laundry
  • Garden and Courtyard
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Dementia Friendly enclosed Rooftop Terrace
  • Castle Cafe

Bedrooms

Each bedroom features:

  • Nurse Call facility linked to Nurses Stations
  • En-suites with wheelchair accessible showers
  • Flat screen TV
  • Large Wardrobes
  • Direct Dial phone

And of course whatever personal touches residents wish to make such as hanging pictures, including their favourite chair or ornaments from home etc.

Gardens

CareChoice Nursing Home, Swords, boast an outdoor courtyard, garden and numerous terraces. The terraces include a rooftop terrace and a dementia friendly rooftop terrace. The Courtyard includes, walkways, raised flower beds and a pergula.

We are passionate about social as well as therapeutic activities. Residents have a committee – including some family members and staff  – that meets regularly to discuss what types of activities they would like to have access to, whether there are any outings they’d like to plan and other items of interest.

Some of our regular recreational activities at CareChoice Nursing Home, Swords, Co Dublin include:

Music Sessions

We hold regular music sessions at CareChoice Montenotte, that always create a sense of excitement among residents. Sometimes there’s dancing and other times a sing-song takes off, but these events are always a success.

Movie Afternoons

Many of our residents grew up with a fondness for ‘the pictures’ and some have a great interest in film. These afternoons, which feature movies chosen by residents, always prove popular. 

Outings

Residents enjoy regular outings; visiting local areas of interest in the Cork area such as concert halls, historical sites, libraries, museums etc. as well as short outings to the local pub or the seaside. 

Bingo

Music Club

Library Trolley

Mass

Hand Massage

Quizzes

Reminiscence Sessions/ Discussion Groups

Gardening

Baking

Sensory Sessions

Tea parties & family dining

Pet therapy

Seasonal activities

If you’re considering Nursing Homes in Swords, as care options, please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions. We always work closely with residents and their families to ensure any care solution is as individually tailored as possible.

Give us a call, send us an email or book an appointment and we’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have. 

CareChoice Nursing Home Swords
Bridge Street
Swords
Co Dublin

T:  +353 (0)
F: +353 (0)
E: hello@carechoice.ie

Book an Appointment

We welcome visits so that potential residents can see first-hand the facilities, meet our staff and get a sense of the care available at CareChoice. Please fill out our enquiry form and someone will be in touch, or alternatively feel free to give us a call.

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