Cowper Care provides clinical care services lead by care supervisor, Liz
Caffrey. Her role is to monitor the health, safety and well being of residents
includes daily social contact, arrange and facilitate meaningful activities,
house visits, and answer emergency calls. Liz also promotes healthy diet
and lifestyle that would help to enhance the quality of life and maintain
independent living for as long as possible.
Our care supervisor is on site from 9:00 to 5:30 pm Monday to Friday.
Out of Hours cover including weekends cover, is arranged by Cowper Care who
provide staff to respond to medical emergency calls.
The Drop In Clinic is a service which allows the residents of The Mageough
to have an informal monthly check up with the Care Supervisor, e.g. Blood
Pressure/ weight monitoring
A doctor from Belgrave Clinic holds
a surgery once a week at The Mageough.
A local chemist ( Dunville Pharmacy)
delivers medications once a month to the residents, if requested.
Each house is fitted with an Aidcall system – the aidcall system is
provided to assist residents in managing their medical welfare without intruding
on their independence. In the case of a medical emergency each resident
can summon help at any time. Residents also use the system each morning to
do not require intervention.
Our neighbours are a Diocesan owned Nursing Home, Gascoigne House where facilities
to Mageough residents include hairdressing, chiropody. Lunches are also available
at a reasonable cost by booking in advance. Some of our residents dine there
Full time nursing care is not provided by the Mageough, but residents can
move into the Gascoigne, which is in the grounds of The Mageough
for periods if nursing care is required, or can have home care provided by