Bloemcare has a total of 116 beds between 3 adult wards and 1 adolescent ward.
Ward A has 26 beds and is situated on the ground level. Patients who require a higher level of care, elderly patients and those with impaired mobility are accommodated here.
Ward B, with 42 beds, is located on the first floor. Male adults are mainly accommodated in this ward, which shares a dining room and recreational areas with patients in Ward A.
Ward C, is a specialist adolescent unit with 8 beds known as pals@bloemcare, which stands for Positive Adolescent Life Skills. Secondary school learners between the ages of 12-18 are accommodated here.
Ward D, with 40 beds, accommodates female adults and has its own separate dining room and recreational area.
Bloemcare’s peaceful gardens, with ample seating, provide patients with a place for relaxation during free time or for receiving visitors.
A secluded semi-circle with a water feature, behind the dining room at Ward D, offers an ideal spot to spend some quiet time.
Daily sessions are offered by a qualified Biokineticist from 07h30 – 08h00 (Mon – Fri) and on Saturdays from 08h45 – 09h45. This forms part of the group therapy programme.
For patients who wish to exercise on their own, the gym is open in the evening from 17h30 – 18h30 (Mo – Thur) and 16h00 – 17h00 (Fri) with supervision.
Saturdays: 08h45 – 09:45
Ward D has a reading room, exclusively for Bloemcare patients, where they can read in a quiet, relaxed atmosphere. Books of a more fictional nature are available in the reading room.
Various reading material and DVD’s relating to psychiatric conditions are available from Ward A.