MacLeod Shiretown Nursing Home is a 53-bed MacLeod Cares nursing home in Pictou, Nova Scotia offering a mix of Residential and Nursing Care.
MacLeod Shiretown is located on spacious grounds in a country-like setting but still close to all services and amenities in Pictou. This modern facility has a warm feeling of home and our friendly staff members are ready to help with your daily needs and support your well-being in every way possible.
What We Offer
Health & Wellness
Living at MacLeod Cares means you can rest easy knowing you have the highest level of care on a 24-hour basis from a Registered Nurse. Other health & wellness services include personal care, physician services, pharmacy consultants, physiotherapy and more.
Dining & Nutrition
At MacLeod Cares we ensure every resident receives healthy and nutritional, home-style meals that suit their individual needs. We offer daily meal services along with healthy snacks and beverages. We can accommodate special and therapeutic diets and provide health supplements when required.
Comfort & Security
You’ll feel comfortable, safe and secure in a MacLeod Cares home. Our facilities are warm and welcoming in every way. Our caring and professional staff are available 24/7 to attend to your needs and our facility features secured entryways, an elevator, ramps and extra-wide hallways with handrails.
Activities & Amenities
From daily activities to holiday celebrations, there is always something to do at MacLeod Cares. Our recreation team members plan a variety of social programs and activities each month that include music, movement, crafts, and more. Pastoral care services are also available for all residents.
Care Services Offered at this Location
Nursing Care at MacLeod Cares offers the highest level of care provided outside of a hospital. Residents will be in our Nursing Home where care is provided on a 24-hour basis under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Nursing Care residents will receive assistance with grooming, hygiene and medication administration; as well as accommodation, meals, security, laundry, housekeeping and activities. This “Level 3” care ranges from minimal assistance to total dependent care. Many provinces refer to this type of care as Long-Term Care and it often includes dementia care.