Galsworthy House Nursing Home in Kingston-upon-Thames has been celebrating the completion of its extensive refurbishment and revival project.
The event brought residents, colleagues, and members of the local community together to witness the grand unveiling of its stunning transformation.
As part of Aria Care’s ambitious £18 million revival project, Galsworthy House has undergone a comprehensive makeover. The community is now poised to offer an exceptional experience, seamlessly blending modern amenities with timeless charm.
The local Kingston-upon-Thames community and esteemed guests, including the Mayor Councillor Diane White, graced the event with their presence. Their support added to the excitement and significance of this special occasion.
The highlight of the event was the Mayor and 100-year-old resident Lorraine unveiling a plaque announcing the new name of the first-floor suite, now called ‘The John Galsworthy Suite’.
Notable features of the refurbishment program include:
- Refurbishment of The Fleur Café Bistro with modern furnishings, flooring and window dressing for residents, relatives and visitors to enjoy.
- Redecoration of the main resident day spaces.
- The Soames Room Lounge has been refurbished into a cinema room and lounge.
- Refurbished bedrooms for improved comfort.
- A revamped hair salon offering residents the opportunity to engage in self-care.
Galsworthy House’s revival aligns with Aria Care’s vision of being the leading care provider, known for exceptional quality of care, innovative services, and a compassionate approach.
Caroline Roberts, CEO of Aria Care, said: “Ensuring the wellbeing and comfort of the people that live and work in our communities has always been our top priority. By revitalising our communities, we aim to create a nurturing and vibrant atmosphere that truly feels like home, where care is given from the heart.”
This transformation represents a new chapter in Galsworthy House’s rich history, promising their continuing commitment to providing the best possible care and living environment.
Galsworthy House provides residential, nursing and dementia care on a permanent and short stay basis. If you are looking for a care home and want to find out more about our home call us on freephone 0808 223 5506.