• 01795 510271
  • Sheppey, Kent
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About us- Our history

The Island Residential Care Home has been established at its current location for over 20 years.  As a privately registered care home, our manager and staff team provide a consisitent standard of care at all times and are commited to sustaining the personal well being of all residents.

 

Being family owned, we have created an environment comfortable, friendly, cheerful and safe environment. This is a "home from home" atmosphere that allows our guests to be individuals in their own right. 

 

The care we provide is planned on the individual needs of each resident. The services that we provide include things such as:

 

  • Maintaining personal and medical well-being. We work closely with local GP's, District Nurses and have regular home visits from a local Chiropodist, Hairdresser and Optician.
  • Full-time Activities Organiser. We offer in-house entertainment and include weekly day trips with driver and mobility access vehicle.
  • Seasonal Menus. All meals are freshly home-cooked with personal preferenes taken into account.
  • Smoking lounges
  • In-house laundry services
  • Internet and telephone
  • Garden with secluded areas that include fish pond, aviary and other pets

 

 

Website Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to your use of the website of The Island Residential Home. Information technology continues to present new and exciting opportunities. However, many people are concerned about how their personal information will be used. We recognise that our users may have concerns about their privacy and confidentiality whilst online. We are committed to ensuring the privacy of our users whilst using our website.

The following Privacy Policy has been published to provide a clear and concise outline of how and when personal information is collected, stored and distributed by The Island Residential Home. This Privacy Policy covers personal information collected via The Island Residential Home website.

Personal Information Collected

The nature of personal information collected and maintained by The Island Residential Home includes information gained for those seeking a care home or recruitment opportunity with The Island Residential Home.

For statistical purposes we collect information on: web site activity such as the number of users who visit the web sites; the date and time of visits; the number of pages viewed; navigation patterns; what country and what systems users have used to access the sites; and, when entering our web sites from another website; the address of that website through the use of ‘cookies’.

This information on its own does not identify an individual but it does provide The Island Residential Home with statistics that we can use to analyse and improve our web site. We do not collect information about anyone’s political or religious beliefs, ethnic background or sexual preferences.

Use and Disclosure of Personal Information

Unless you have instructed us not to do so, personal information may be shared within The Island Residential Home company, where it will remain confidential and only be used for the purpose as you already intended. The Island Residential Home undertakes not to sell, rent or trade your personal information.

We will not disclose information about you unless the disclosure is: Required by law, is authorised by law or you have consented to our disclosing the information about you.

As with most business organisations, The Island Residential Home relies on third party suppliers to conduct specialised activities such as mail-outs, credit checks and the provision of internet services and the processing of specialised media and direct mail activity.

These suppliers act on behalf of The Island Residential Home and do not facilitate their own commercial objectives whilst processing your personal information. While personal information may be provided to these suppliers to enable them to perform their agreed tasks, such information remains the property of The Island Residential Home at all times and the supplier organisations involved are bound by specific confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements.

Personal Information Security

The Island Residential Home is committed to keeping secure the data you provide us and we will take all reasonable precautions to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse or alteration.
Cookies

A ‘cookie’ is a packet of information that allows the server (the computer that houses the website) to identify and interact more effectively with your computer. A different identification number is sent each time you use our website. Cookies do not identify individual users, although they do identify a user’s browser type and your Internet Service Provider (ISP).

To evaluate the effectiveness of our web sites appeal and user-friendliness, we may use third parties to collect statistical data. No personal data will be collected on these occasions. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is sent. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screens to learn more about these functions. At the end of your interaction with our web site, you can have your computer ensure that the cookie is deleted. This means it no longer exists on your computer and therefore it cannot be used for further identification or access to your computer.

Changes to this Statement

The Island Residential Home may make changes to this Privacy Policy from time to time for any reason. We will publish those changes on our websites. This Privacy Statement was last updated on 19 February 2018.