Ou Meule Home

Ou Meule Home (Old Mill)

Ou Meule (Old Mill) started in 1973 and was converted from an old mill.
This is the frail care or care centre unit of DROOM.

Accommodation: 74 frail residents of which:

  • 42 single rooms
  • 12 double rooms
  • 2 four ( 4) bedded rooms on the first floor where the more frail elderly are accommodated.
  • Plans are being implemented to convert six of the double rooms on the ground floor into 4 rooms each with an en-suite bathroom.
Ou Meule Home
Services offered at DROOM are:
  • Outsourced private catering company provides 3 balanced meals per day
  • Laundry and cleaning done by the same private company
  • 24 nursing services- for the frail and care-centre unit
  • Full time professional management
  • Activities for the frail provided mainly by volunteers
  • Bible study
  • Church services broadcasted from the Dutch Reformed Church
  • Weekly visits from the local provincial hospital doctor
  • Transport to the PPH clinic and private doctors
  • Hairdresser
  • Two weekly visit from the local library
  • Automatic membership of the Service Centre at DROOM
  • Social trips organized by the Service Centre.