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Philosophy of Care

We admit and care for our clients without discrimination of gender, age or religion as part of a multidisplinary team who assist in meeting the hollistic needs of each inidividual within the home. Other members include Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN), Consultant Phychiastrist, Care Managers, Social Workers and GP’s.

The client and their relatives are an important part of the decision making process regarding care plans, lifestyle and expections while at either of the Portelet Care homes.

Medication will only be introduced if it is felt by the home, clients, G.P and Psychiatric services that it is beneficial to the clients’ quality of live. It will be reviewed reguarly with the aim of reducing it whenever possible without detrement to the client’s physical and mental wellbeing.