Burrswood Residential and Nursing Care Home
Burrswood is made up of four separate houses, with each one offering a different level of care – Key House offers residential dementia care, Peel House is for nursing dementia care, Dunster House provides general nursing and Crompton House offers residential care.
We pride ourselves on the warm, friendly atmosphere you'll find when you come to Burrswood and we believe it's the perfect place to stay for either long or short-term care.
Situated in Walmersley near Bury, there's plenty of opportunity to get out and about locally, with trips into the town of Bury (with its famous market), the Royal Fusiliers museum and Burrs Country Park all being close to hand.
Regardless of whether residents want to continue an existing hobby or are looking for something new, there's a wide selection of things to do at Burrswood.
From events inside the home to exciting and fun trips to local places of interest, Burrswood's activity co-ordinator creates a programme of events and activities that is designed to appeal to all of our residents.
Everyday activities are proven to help the general well-being of our residents, as it gives them something constructive and fun to look forward to every day. For this reason we make sure that our packed schedule is varied and enjoyable. Our list of activities ranges from card making and hand massage to sing-alongs, quizzes and a cinema club, as well as arts & crafts, gardening, regular days out. Family and friends are always welcome to join us for any and all activities they wish to.
We know that it's important to consider our residents' tastes and any dietary requirements, so our experienced and creative chef ensures that every meal they receive is both healthy and perfectly suited to their tastes and needs.
To make sure that all our residents have the highest level of comfort in the home, each of the 120 single bedrooms at Burrswood are tastefully decorated and well furnished. All come with thermostatic radiators, a 24-hour call system and points for a TV and telephone. Some also come with en suite facilities and have views across the pretty gardens, too.