Primrose Lodge
Southbourne Care Home

Family Involvement in Care Homes: Building Strong Relationships

Family Involvement in Care Homes: Building Strong Relationships Moving into a care home for long-term care is a big step for a loved one, and it can take time for them to settle into their new home, lifestyle and routines. This is why family involvement and support are so important, as they help ensure the […]

Choosing the Right Care Home: Factors to Consider for Your Loved One

Choosing the Right Care Home: Factors to Consider for Your Loved One Finding a care home for your loved one can be an emotional time, and the weight of getting it right can sit heavily on your shoulders. You want to find a home where they will be comfortable, safe, and most of all, happy. […]

What Is The Difference Between A Care Home And A Nursing Home?

What Is The Difference Between A Care Home And A Nursing Home? If you’re considering extra support for a loved one, understanding the difference between a care home and a nursing home is important. The different homes will provide various levels of care, so you need to know which one will provide the level of […]

A Guide to Managing Chronic Health Conditions in Elderly Care

A Guide to Managing Chronic Health Conditions in Elderly Care For seniors, managing chronic health conditions is a crucial aspect of maintaining a good quality of life, especially when living in elderly care facilities. Understanding these conditions and knowing how to effectively manage them can make a significant difference to your, or your loved one’s […]

Why Southbourne is a Good Place to Live for the Elderly

Why Southbourne is a Good Place to Live for the Elderly Nestled on the southern coast of England, Southbourne emerges as a hidden gem for elderly living. This charming suburb of Bournemouth offers a serene and comfortable lifestyle, ideal for those in their golden years. From its mild climate to a supportive community, Southbourne holds […]

Why Is Respite Care Important?

Why Is Respite Care Important? Caring for a loved one is a deeply rewarding journey, but it can also be physically and emotionally demanding. That’s where respite care steps in, offering caregivers the support they need to ensure the best for their loved ones and themselves. Respite care can also have many benefits for the […]

Our Long Term Care Services

Our Long Term Care Services Set in the beautiful sea-side town of Bournemouth, Dorset, Primrose Lodge Southbourne is a bright and airy residential care home offering expert long-term care to elderly people. Our charming care home is full of character and personality and our friendly atmosphere comes from both our wonderful residents and our professional, compassionate staff. […]

4 Questions For Your Care Home

4 Questions For Your Care Home What facilities do you provide? An active lifestyle is so important to maintaining a healthy body and mind so when looking around a care home, make sure to ask what facilities they provide for their residents and what their policy is regarding entertainment. At Primrose Lodge Southbourne, we offer a variety of […]

Cadbury’s & Age UK Team Up To Tackle Loneliness

Cadbury’s & Age UK Team Up To Tackle Loneliness Helping 225,000 older people talk to someone The iconic chocolatier Cadbury Dairy Milk has teamed up with Age UK, the country’s leading charity working with older people, in a bid to help combat loneliness in our aging population. The union comes after a recent study found […]

200,000+ Older Adults to Spend Christmas Alone

200,000+ Older Adults to Spend Christmas Alone Age UK launch new campaign In a bid to help tackle the growing sense of loneliness older people feel at Christmas time, Age UK has launched a campaign entitled, ‘No one should have no one to turn to.’ The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness among […]