Type of Accommodation
Our Nursing Homes provide 24 hour personalised care along with a wide range of services and facilities tailored to your needs and includes support with specialist care from qualified nurses.
The accommodation comprises of 39 bedrooms, 36 single rooms with 23 which benefit from en-suite facilities. There are 3 double rooms, 2 with en-suite available. As a resident you can be sure you will continue to have access to health, leisure and community services.
The Firs has an Extra Care Unit devoted to the care of those with dementia. Our specialist unit provides a safe and secure environment with only twelve residents, allowing the very best care to be delivered by staff. We have the same staff in the unit to ensure our residents always see a familiar face.
Life at The Firs
At The Firs, we aim to provide a friendly and caring atmosphere. Our staff will support residents in making decision on how they want to live their life. We recognise the importance of maintaining relationship with family and friends and we support recipients in pursuing hobbies and interests by offering a variety of activities.
Staff at The Firs are trained to a high standard and have recently been awarded the option 2 in the Derbyshire Dignity Campaign- you can read the report here.
Staff at The Firs are trained to a high standard and have recently been awarded the Bronze Standard in the Dignity Challenge Campaign. The home was also a finalist in the Great East Midlands Care Awards 2012.