The best way to find out what our Homes offer is to visit us and to see for yourself what they look like and what conditions are provided here. You can also seek information from the Director or from social workers.
However, as we understand that not everyone has the possibility or time to pay us a visit, we would like to present our Homes to you.
12 hectares (30 acres) of fenced-off premises
6 buildings with a total floor space of 8,500 square meters (91,500 square feet)
An old park with an area of 2.56 hectares (6.32 acres)
Rooms for 2 or more occupants
Day care rooms, a library, rehabilitation rooms, etc.
The Associated Nursing Homes in Wieleń are a complex of three- and four-storey buildings with lifts and numerous facilities for those less fit, such as ramps, wheelchairs, handrails and additional equipment.
On the premises of the Associated Nursing Homes there is an old park with numerous walking alleys, fountains and a pond. It is a very nice and quiet place, ideal for leisure and recreation.
At the Associated Nursing Homes run by the Franciscan Sisters of the Family of Mary in Wieleń there are an in-house kitchen and a bakery, which enable us to provide comprehensive catering services (including breakfast, lunch, afternoon snack, and supper). The meals are adjusted to the requirements of diets prescribed by the family doctor.
A laundry is available on the premises of the Associated Nursing Homes. The Residents have daily access to efficient occupational therapy services. Anyone can report issues to the managers of particular departments, and specialists employed for that purpose respond to the needs of the Residents.
Life at the Associated Nursing Homes
Medical assistance can be sought at an outpatient care office, which is available round the clock. The Residents are visited by specialist doctors and by a family doctor. The Associated Nursing Homes provide access to an in-house massage therapist and a physiotherapist, who provide various rehabilitation services, also with the use of specialized equipment.
The Residents receive loving care from the very beginning of their stay at the Homes. To each of them a dedicated employee is assigned to whom the Resident can present his or her problems. In addition, nurses provide assistance in various activities. Occupational therapy specialist make efforts to organize the free time of the Residents, using specially adapted rooms for that purpose.
August is the month when a meeting with the families of our Residents - a Family Picnic - is held at our Homes.
We also readily participate in all integration events to which we are invited. We understand that mentally impaired individuals need contact with other people, not only of the same age.
Our Residents are never bored, unless they are willing to be. We offer plenty of possibilities to spend one’s free time.
Our Associated Nursing Homes are a true home for our Residents. The female Resident who has been staying with us for the longest time arrived here in 1965. The male Resident who has been living at the Associated Nursing Homes for the longest time came here in 1966. 13 Residents have been living here for more than 30 years, and 25 individuals have been staying with us for 20 to 30 years. 80 individuals have been our Residents for 10 to 20 years. 153 Residents have been here for 1 to 10 years.
62 Residents are elderly people
91 Residents are physically disabled individuals
79 Residents are mentally impaired adults
89 Residents are chronically somatically ill persons