Services
Life at Donisthorpe

Services

Coffee Shop

Our coffee shop is open daily from 9.30am to 5.00pm. Here residents and visitors may get a drink and a selection of hot and cold kosher snacks. A number of beverages, including tea, coffee and fruit juice are free for our residents, as is fresh fruit.

Our Synagogue

We have a beautiful wheel chair accessible synagogue where residents, their families and visitors may attend services. Services are held on Friday evenings, Saturday morning and evening, all Jewish festivals and for special occasions.

Service times are displayed in the reception area.

The Chassidishe congregation are based in the synagogue and make everyone welcome. Please ask at Donisthorpe reception for contact details should you wish to speak to a member of the shul.

The Trudi Moss Suite

Many activities take place in the Trudi Moss Suite, a large room than can be divided in two to allow 2 sessions to take place at the same time. The room has many features including 2 90” TV screens, a state of the art sound system, dance floor and mood lighting. The room will also be available for hire for functions from 2015.

Our Library

Want to settle down in a quiet area with a good book? Just come along to our bright airy library, we have a great selection of books, comfortable chairs and tea and coffee is always available.

If you can’t make it down to the library we will bring the library to you. Thanks to our wonderful volunteers there is a trolley service providing a selection of books throughout the home. You can also request a book from a member of the care staff at any time. If you would like a daily newspaper just ask a member of staff who will be happy to arrange it for you.

Prefer to listen? we have a wide range of audio books for you to enjoy as well as a great selection of CD’s. We can also provide MP3 players and headphones so you  listen to your favourite tunes

Enjoy a good natter? We have numerous discussion groups taking place in the library throughout the week covering a wide variety of topics.

The library also has a state of the art touch screen computer for residents to use, so if you want to Skype family, check your emails, Facebook friends or surf the net, just come along. Need a hand? Just ask and we will arrange for a friendly volunteer to help you navigate the computer.

We also have PC’s available in Silver Lodge for residents to use.

Our Hairdresser

Enjoy a weekly visit to the hairdresser’s? There is no need for that to change when you come to Donisthorpe.

Our professional stylists will take good care of you in our fabulous modern salon. We offer the full range of treatments that you would find in your local salon.

With wheelchair access anyone can enjoy a relaxing salon experience and of course a cup of tea or coffee is always at the ready. Stylists will happily visit you in your room if need be.

We encourage all residents to enjoy their visits to the salon and be able to visit regularly and as such Salon prices are subsidised by the Charity

For a price list please see below.

The Salon at Donisthorpe – Price List