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Tel: 061 601888
Fax: 061 601889
Nurse in Charge : Margaret Keane RGN
Director of Nursing : Denis McElligott RGN

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Co Limerick
Tel: 061 601888
Fax: 061 601889
Nurse in Charge : Margaret Keane RGN
Director of Nursing : Denis McElligott RGN
Abbot Close Nursing Home Abbot Close Nursing Home
Abbot Close Nursing Home

At AbbotClose Nursing Home we promote/offer:
  • Well being
  • Independence
  • Nursing Care/Nurturing
  • Dedication
  • Mental Stimulation
  • Involvement
  • Leisure Activities
  • Long Term Care

  • AbbotClose Philosophy of Care
    State of the art 58 bed nursing home including a special / dedicated Alzheimer / Dementia wing all with ensuite private bed rooms. Our Aim is to provide the highest quality of care for all those that require our services and ensure that they are delivered to the highest standard by professional and committed staff. The purpose of Abbot Close is to bring well-being, sanctuary and rest to the mind, body and spirit of all those who need our care. Whether you require care for yourself, your family or friend, we hope that at Abbot Close you will experience our values in practice.

    We will provide the following services
  • Long term and Short term services
  • Respite care
  • Convalescent care
  • Post Operative care

  • Situated in a scenic and peaceful part of the countryside in the historic town of Asketon. We have two acres of landscaped gardens with a special enclosed garden beautifully decorated with walkways, benches, gazebos and a grotto.

    The Home
    Our home provides a safe and relaxing environment together with up-to-date facilities.
    Boasts of:
  • Nurse call system
  • Specialist Low (injury prevention) beds
  • Fully profiled remote control beds
  • Pressure ease mattresses
  • All private rooms
  • Large en-suites with wheelchair accessible showers
  • Single and double rooms
  • Multi-channel T.V.
  • Direct dial phones

  • Specialist Wing
    Dedicated Alzheimer Wing designed with a separate dining area and sun lounge. Enclosed private garden, and secure walkway.
    Each room boasts an individual nurse-call system with ensuite toilet and shower facilities.

    Recreational Facilities
  • Close to Askeaton Town
  • Varied activity programme
  • Visits to local & country-wide events
  • Quiet library
  • Smoking room
  • Plasma screened T.V. room
  • Peaceful oratory with religious services

  • Five Day Rooms Comprising Of:
  • 2 Lounges (piano, fireplace, patio doors to enclosed garden)
  • 1 Conservatory
  • 2 Garden Rooms

  • Services Available 
  • Hairdressing
  • Chiropody
  • Manicuring
  • Hydro-therapeutic bath
  • Aromatherapy
  • Reiki
  • Fit for life Programme
  • Art Therapy
  • Rehabilitation Facility

  • Catering
  • Spacious dining rooms.
  • Professional kitchen.
  • Well balanced diet – offering choices.

  • Staff
    The proprietors Pat Kennedy BBS. and Denis McElligott RGN have built an impressive team of professionally trained staff around them to guarantee consistent high quality care 24 hours a day.

    Our Philosophy
  • To enhance and prolong the quality of life
  • To promote individuality and independence.
  • To preserve ones personal dignity.
  • To provide a safe and friendly environment.

  • Theme
    We strive to blend all the ingredients of life:
    Health, Care, Food, Recreation, Companionship, Autonomy, Security, Family, Friends, Identity, Activity and Religion.

    “Seeing is believing” now is the time to come and see for yourself.
    Abbot Close is ideally located in Askeaton on an elevated site enjoying good countryside views and close to all amenities. Askeaton is one of Ireland’s oldest towns steeped in history and tradition. Situated on the banks of the river Deel, it lies about two miles upstream of the Shannon Estuary. It still retains many features of its history with many interesting buildings including the Knights Templar Tower built in 1298, Franciscan Friary 1389 and its famous bridge which dates back to the 15th Century.

    For further information, please contact:
    AbbotClose Nursing Home

    Phone 061-601888
    Fax 061- 601889

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