Library at Dalgety Bay


At our home, the library provides a cosy and tranquil setting for book lovers. Here, residents are invited to lose themselves in the pages of a new literary adventure or rediscover the joys of an old favourite. We just know this will become a popular spot among our residents.

Our library enables residents to spend time alone in their thoughts or for the opportunity to play a quiet tabletop game. Whether engaging in solitary reading or partaking in group literary discussions, this brings a positive impact on residents’ mental health and emotional well-being as it improves one’s imagination, memory, focus and communication.

The Benefits of Reading

The advantages of unwinding with a good book are profound, that’s why we encourage our residents to embrace the art of literature. Engaging in this activity can lead to improved mental well-being, reduction of stress, improved sleep patterns, and enhanced memory retention. Moreover, communal reading sessions offer equivalent benefits by encouraging group participation and emotive thinking. Our lovely library provides enjoyment and enrichment in reading, whether a book, magazine or newspaper.

Library at Dalgety Bay
Stack of Books with Reading Glasses

A Place to Unwind

Our library stands as a dedicated haven for resident relaxation. The space is tastefully designed, offering easy access to a plethora of books, each carefully displayed to facilitate residents’ enjoyment of their preferred genres. Within the library are seating areas provided for small group gatherings to either play a card game or discuss the latest novel during book club. We ensure to regularly refresh our bookshelves, so that’s there always new choices for the avid reader.

Suduko in Newspaper

What You’ll Find at Dalgety Bay

In order to prioritise the comfort and well-being of our residents, our care home has been purposefully designed and constructed to offer a variety of facilities and services. This ensures that residents can lead fulfilling and enriching lives within our care environment.

Selection of Books

Newspaper & Magazines

Table Top Games

Library FAQs

Our library holds a variety of genres, from romantic novels to crime thrillers. Residents also have access to daily newspapers and magazines – of which subscriptions can be arranged.

We strive to add fresh reading materials to the library and we are grateful to receive a generous amount of donations from residents, relatives, and local businesses.

Our library has been thoughtfully designed to provide a tranquil and cosy setting, with armchairs, tables, warm lighting and decorative items to complete the room.

Person-Centred Care in a Comfortable Setting

In our care home in Fife, we take great pride in providing a wide range of care services. We are committed to our belief that each resident should have access to high quality care while also having the opportunity to engage in their hobbies, pursue interests, and form new friendships.

Contact Us

Dalgety Bay Care Home
1 Harbour Way
Dalgety Bay
KY11 9HH

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