Carehome type: Dementia care
Linda Pennells is the Registered Manager and joined Benslow in January 2011, she has many years experience in care mainly with Luton Borough Council. Linda has a Level 4 qualification in Leadership and Management for Care Services. Level 3 in Dementia Care. Level 5 Advanced Safeguarding Champion Pathway Training with HCPA.
Highbury Rise has been awarded Dementia Accreditation by Hertfordshire County Council for providing Dementia care over and above the county standard, it is a small friendly home offering long term and respite care to older people living with Dementia. Located on a residential road, a short walk away from Hitchins lovely market town.
- 21 Single bedrooms
- 1 Double bedroom
- 2 Lounges
- Lounge/Dining room which opens up onto a beautiful safe and secure landscaped sensory garden.
- TV point in all bedrooms
- 24 hour call bell system in each bedroom
Life at Highbury
The first thing you notice the moment you step into Highbury Rise is everyones friendly approach . We work hard to ensure there is a happy and family atmosphere and a home from home environment. We encourage an active lifestyle. Our Activity Organiser arranges and oversees the weekly activities programme, of which great emphasis is placed on a meaningful daily life and also include, activities to stimulate the mind and memory. Various outings in groups or one to ones. Please take a look at our Activities page