Boclair Care Home and The Bearsden Area

Located in the charming town of Bearsden, Glasgow, Boclair Care Home provides superb levels of Residential, Nursing, Respite and Dementia Care for up to 80 people. Bearsden is situated on the northwest outskirts of Glasgow. Boclair Care Home is ideally located for prospective residents and their loved ones to make the most of what Glasgow has to offer, from The Lemond Gallery, Glasgow Golf Club and Colquhoun Park just a stone’s throw away.

Not only do our extensive facilities provide future residents with the opportunity to engage in activities and hobbies for differing interests, our Activities Coordinators will ensure a diverse weekly activities programme is offered that includes arts and crafts, games, entertainment and trips to local attractions. We want our residents to continue with their favourite pastimes as well as explore new interests that come their way; from sing-a-longs to quizzes and sculpting, each activity organised by our passionate team will be carefully thought out to appeal to all individuals. 

Boclair Care Home is situated in a quiet yet central location for our residents and those close to them to enjoy some well-deserved time spent together outside of the home; from an array of cultural attractions for those into history such as Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, to scenic country parks and tours of Drygate Brewery and Clydebank Distillery around the City of Glasgow, there truly is something for everyone to enjoy.

Exemplary Care That Goes The Extra Mile

 At Boclair Care Home, we are excited to be able to give the highest level of care to our future residents. At Boclair Care Home, we’re entirely prepared for whatever challenges we may be faced with. We take our personalised approach to care seriously and we are committed to ensuring that our residents are able to enjoy the best possible lives. Working with residents and their loved ones, we can establish an appropriate care plan to meet their needs, and reassess as care needs change over time. We will always put our residents first, and continue to support them in their endeavours.

Who is our home suitable for?

  • Residential Care
  • Nursing Care
  • Respite Care
  • Dementia Care
  • Palliative Care

Please call us to discuss your care needs

What’s included in your stay at Boclair Care Home?

The fees at Boclair include a wide range of perks and facilities. We want to make sure that every single resident gets the greatest care possible, so we’ve ensured to include additional medical services that you may need access to during your stay.

As part of your Boclair payments, you will have access to the following services:

  • GP Visits
  • Opticians
  • Dentist Appointments
  • Physiotherapy

Residential Care in Bearsden

We provide Residential Care in a secure, home-like setting 365 days a year. We can provide as much or as little support as needed while encouraging independence for those finding it difficult to maintain a household, look after their personal care needs, or would benefit from the companionship of others. Each of our residents will have a specific plan developed for them, including their physical, mental, and emotional needs, as well as their interests and how they will be satisfied. All of this is provided in an atmosphere that blends opulent amenities with a sense of security and unsurpassed care at all times. We encourage residents to use their skill sets and keep their independence as much as possible while they are with us.

Dementia Care in Bearsden

We are honoured to be able to assist dementia residents in leading happy and healthy lives. We understand that those living with dementia require specialised care, and our staff is highly trained and certified to handle all elements of dementia. Residents will receive compassionate, expert care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We will focus on each resident’s interests, strengths, and abilities in order to improve their quality of life. We take the time to get to know each of our residents with the help of family and loved ones, allowing us to provide a personalised approach to understand their individual needs and ensure their well-being is at the centre of everything we do.

Nursing Care in Bearsden

Nursing care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at Boclair Care Home for residents who require it. Our staff is highly qualified and experienced in delivering excellent care to individuals who have a high level of dependency needs, physical disabilities, and, when appropriate, palliative care services. Whether it’s minimum nursing care or more intensive support needed throughout the day and night, our professional team is ready to provide residents with the specialised care they deserve. Every resident’s experience will be second to none and our compassionate team can’t wait to make a positive change in their lives.

Respite Care in Bearsden

For people who seek a short-term break from regular life, Boclair Care Home provides respite care. This is appropriate for someone recovering from a hospital stay or a caregiver who needs a break and needs someone to take over their daily care obligations for a period of time. Our staff is dedicated to providing the finest level of person-centred care possible so that residents can recuperate in a relaxing setting. Respite care can be provided for as little as two weeks or as long as a few months. Our respite care services are also an excellent way for someone considering long-term care to become acquainted with our facility and staff.

What is the Best Type of Care For Your Loved One?

Our residents’ wellbeing is our main priority, and you can count on great care at Boclair Care Home at all hours of the day and night. Our compassionate and committed staff will take delight in providing person-centred care that encourages independence, confidence, and happiness for each of our clients while protecting privacy and dignity. At Boclair Care Home, we are proud of the warm and friendly ambiance we have created in each room. We believe that residents should be able to live a life that suits them, and our Activities Coordinators will make sure that every day is full of variety and options for an active and social way of life.

What’s Local to Boclair Care Home?

Boclair Care Home is in close proximity to stunning rural walks and tourist attractions, and just half an hour drive from the River Clyde, the landmark that features Clyde Arc Bridge offers outstanding views and is not to be missed by locals. The farmer markets close to the home are Bearsden, Milngavie and Kirkintilloch Market where you can take in the delightful smells and taste testing before purchasing homegrown produce from local farmers.

With public transport such as Bearsden train station within close proximity to Boclair Care Home, getting to and from your desired destination is a simple process. For those who enjoy being by the water, Kilmardinny Loch is a great location to get some daily exercise or to sit quietly and watch the wildlife go by. Wildlife admirers can also visit Strathblane Falconry for a hands-on flying experience or to simply watch the demonstration of the magnificent birds of prey.

You won’t be short of scenic countryside walks in and around Bearsden, and Boclair Care Home is fortunate to have beautiful country parks nearby such as Mugdock Country Park, a popular spot for walking trails that offer pleasant views of the castle, woodlands, and lake within the park. Pollok Country Park is Glasgow’s largest park and provides a relaxing sanctuary for visitors and pets. The gardens have been beautifully landscaped with short hedges and flowers making it the ideal place to visit on a summer’s day.

For those wanting to catch up with their nearest and dearest in a laid-back setting, Glasgow City Centre offers a range of cafes, restaurants, and shops for varied cuisine and a unique shopping experience, and just a 20-minute train’s journey from Westerton Train Station. Highly-rated tourist attractions include Kibble Palace, Glasgow Botanical Gardens, Glasgow Cathedral, and George Square puts on an impressive display of Christmas lights and a Christmas Market for a magical feel during the festive period.


Keep Doing The Things You Love With Our All-Inclusive Facilities

Our residents will enjoy a comfortable and fulfilling life at Boclair Care Home, perfectly positioned within a residential area and close to the Bearsden community. We can accommodate up to 80 people with en-suite bedrooms featuring everything a resident could need. Our home also has a cinema, library and activity room, as well as spacious living rooms and dining rooms, landscaped gardens and salon and nail bar. Our private dining room allows residents to enjoy a celebratory occasion with family and friends. At Boclair, we seek to promote and maintain freedom and choice for all residents, allowing everyone to carry out the things they love doing most day-to-day.

Get In Touch With Our Helpful Team

Please contact our friendly team if you have any questions about life at Boclair Care Home. To get in touch with one of our team, please email us at You can also contact us by filling out our online Enquiry Form, and a member of our staff will respond as soon as possible.