Hillcroft, established in 1978, is pleasantly situated in a quiet, select area of Llandaff close to the Llandaff Fields, buses to Cardiff centre, and only a short walk from Llandaff High Street shops and the Cathedral. It has a secluded garden in which residents may walk sit and have meals, if they wish, when the weather permits. Car parking facilities are provided at the rear of the premises.
We offer a very good standard of care, accommodation and cuisine for 25 elderly ladies and gentlemen. The emphasis is homely, friendly quality care and the feeling of well-being. It is respected that at all times this is the Resident's home and as such their wishes are paramount.
The majority of rooms are large single bed /sitting rooms and there is currently a programme of updating and improvement of all areas.
All rooms are equipped with en suite-toilet facilities and push-button assistance call systems, fire alarm smoke detectors, bed-side lights, central lighting, television points, full central heating and are fully carpeted throughout.
Suitable furniture is provided in all rooms such that each resident has a single bed, bedside locker, chest of drawers, wardrobe and armchairs. Although all necessary furniture is provided, residents may, if they wish, bring in their own furniture and other possessions.
There are communal lounges, sun lounges and dining room facilities on the ground floor.
The lounge has a comfortable armchairs and a piano. The sun lounge, leads into a recently constructed conservatory, which has a beautiful view of, and doors leading into the garden. The dining room is furnished with tables for four, which allow the residents a choice of company while dining. Alf visitors are welcome to see residents in their own rooms or in the communal-areas.
Entertainment is provided on a regular basis and short trips out are arranged monthly.
Hillcroft provides early morning drink, breakfast, mid-morning drink and biscuits, lunch, afternoon tea and a hot drink at bedtime. Meals may be served in the residents room if desired. Many like breakfast in bed as some prefer to eat in the privacy of their own room and others enjoy eating together in the dining room. The choice is up to the individual resident.
Food preferences are catered for as far as is practicable, and the varied and balances menu makes full use of fresh fruit and seasonal vegetables. Light meals, soup and sandwiches are served at high tea.
Some 20+ staff (including trained and experienced care personnel cooks, domestics and other staff) are employed to ensure our high standard of care is maintained, with 24-hour coverage at all times.