The Abbeyfield Supported Living concept is very simple. A group of 11 residents of retirement age live in their own private en-suite studio apartments furnished with their own things. Snacks and drinks are also available throughout the day and everything needed for a self-serve breakfast is delivered directly to residents. The residents share lunch and dinner in comfortable dining facilities. The Abbeyfield team attends to the daily running of the house, the shopping and the preparation and serving of meals.
Privacy and independence are preserved yet the gentle supportive domestic atmosphere provides companionship and freedom from worries and chores.
Abbeyfield House is located in a quiet and beautiful position in the heart of the market town of Settle and only a short walk from the centre.
You have complete freedom to invite family and friends to visit you in your home whenever you want. At Abbeyfield everything is on your terms.
Should you choose, a vibrant life awaits with a range of activities and excursions on offer. Meals shared amongst friends in the dining room, coffee mornings, music, times spent in thebeautiful gardens.
We have a communal lounge and dining area and with plenty of seating giving our residents the opportunity to socialise with each other, or just watch a bit of TV.
Meal times at Abbeyfield are also important as it’s when the whole house gets together – a time to have a chat enjoying great food and great company. Our qualified housekeepers pride themselves on providing delicious freshly prepared food. We provide two meals a day cooked and prepared at the house with plenty of choice, vegetarian options, and great portion sizes! Meals can also be tailored to dietary needs.
Key Features at Abbeyfield House, Settle
Personal pendant alarm
Communal dining room
Limited on-site parking (large public car park situated next door)
Patio seating area
It’s a home from home with support when you need it from our professional and caring house staff. Making time for older people underpins everything we do at Abbeyfield The Dales.
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Abbeyfield’s Guiding Principles
As a charity founded in 1956, we are not only an established housing provider, we are also respected, trusted and recommended with a strong set of values.
We support our residents to:
Seek companionship and practical support in their daily living while remaining integrated in the larger community
Have an important role to play in the lives of their families, friends and communities
Secure a happy life within the companionship of other seniors
You can enjoy a home from home feeling in the house at Settle along with the support and companionship. This is backed by a larger network of houses nationwide that operate under the Abbeyfield umbrella.
Companionship at Abbeyfield House, Settle
Abbeyfield offers a warm, family-style home and a balance between privacy and companionship, security and independence, combined with the special caring element provided by the dedicated Abbeyfield team.
You’ll feel the comfort and freedom you’ve experienced all your life, but with the added stability and security that’s inherent at Abbeyfield. Once you see for yourself what living with Abbeyfield can bring to your life, you may well wish you had made the move years ago.
Speak to us today to find out more about life at Abbeyfield House