Braeside House

81 Liberton Brae
Edinburgh EH16 6LE
Tel: 0131 270 3020

enquiries.braeside@royalblind.org

Jenny's Well

196 Hawkhead Road
Paisley PA2 7BE
Tel: 0141 370 7950

enquiries.jennyswell@royalblind.org

Braeside House and Jenny's Well are part of the national charity Royal Blind, charity number SC017167.

 

Facilities at Jenny's Well

Jenny's Well has been purpose built for older people with sight loss.

Living room at Jenny's WellFeatures in our new care home

This includes:

  • A light and airy building with specialist lighting which reduces glare and assists with wayfinding
  • Hand rails to facilitate independent navigation
  • Tactile signage
  • Talking notice boards
  • Access to specialist equipment
  • Sensory garden.

Large en-suite rooms

Jenny's Well has 54 bedrooms with:

  • En-suite bathroom with accessible shower, basin and toilet
  • Telephone with direct line and no additional charge for phone calls
  • Profiling beds with specialist mattresses
  • Moveable furniture so that residents' rooms can be set up as they wish.

The rooms are spacious, measuring 19.2 - 19.4 mand the shower rooms are 5.6 m2. Residents are welcome to personalise their own rooms and bring their own furniture as an addition to what is provided if they wish. 

A home from home

Our communal facilities include:

  • Sitting rooms with large smart TVs
  • Dining areas including a private family room which can be booked by prior arrangement
  • Hair dressing salon
  • Podiatrist / beauty treatment room
  • Large balcony
  • Safe private courtyard.

Free wifi is available throughout the building.

For visiting family members, there is access to parking and a family apartment with a room to stay overnight on occasion.

Register interest in a place at Jenny's Well

Does our new care home sound suitable for your needs? We have care home places available.  

Find out more about our registration process.