Birdston Nursing Home is located in Kirkintilloch, only a 15 minute journey from Glasgow City Centre. It is an NHS Continuing Care Facility, which operates as a partnership agreement between NHS GGC and Pacific Care. The partnership has proven to be a long standing success for both our residents and their families.
Birdston Nursing Home is a specialist nursing home which provides care to the older person with a variety of mental health illnesses and many types of dementia. Our staff have a positive, forward thinking work ethic which cascades throughout all departments, resulting in the delivery of skilled, relevant care. This ethos enables our residents to lead a happy, fulfilled and diverse life.
As a purpose built nursing home there are many personal and communal spaces available, in addition to a variety of safe landscaped gardens affording beautiful views of the Campsie Fells.
Birdston is a bespoke nursing home which caters for and takes into account the specialist needs of our residents. The nursing home is well maintained with personalised bedrooms to create a sense of belonging and familiarity.
Our dedicated communal areas include large and small lounges, dining areas, reminiscence rooms, quiet lounges which can be used for activities and visitors in addition to enclosed gardens and courtyard areas.
A variety of activities are provided for both therapeutic and fun purposes. Assessments are carried out to establish what is suitable for each individual, taking preferences and capabilities into account. Both one-to-one and group activities take place.
Daily stimulation is paramount to our resident's well-being for pleasure, fun and their independance, helping them achieve their maximum potential.
It is paramount that as much normality, diversity and interaction with the outside world is maintained for our residents to feel they are still important and have a place in society.
Relatives are encouraged to participate as much as they can with their loved one and all that goes on in the home, whether it be attending our regular fun events or update meetings with the staff.