Sancroft Road, Harrow HA3 7NS
Sancroft Hall is dedicated to supporting an active and dignified lifestyle for older people who have care needs or physical frailties, offering spacious interiors, landscaped gardens and its own sun lounge.
The home is registered for fifty service users, with two residential groups specifically set up for Asian Elders and a vegetarian food menu.
Two day centres work closely with the home which adds to the sense of community spirit and also helps people diagnosed with a form of dementia.
Group: The Fremantle Trust
Person in charge: Ali Joolia (Service Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: London Borough of Harrow Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 50 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's
Admission Information: Via Harrow Social Services and private assessment.. Ages 60+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Gujarati, Hindi
Single Rooms: 50
Rooms with ensuite WC: 50
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on Sancroft Hall: click here
* Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Job Title: Service Manager
Ali first joined The Fremantle Trust in 2006 as a carer at our Apthorp Care Centre. He then became Deputy Manager and worked his way up to finally take on the Service Manager post at Sancroft Hall in November 2015.
What attracted you to a career in the care sector?
I enjoy caring for people and being able to make a difference in their daily lives – making someone smile and supporting them to live their life as they would like to.
What is your philosophy on care?
Simply being kind to people. There are so many words to describe this, but you can never go wrong if you are being kind.
What gets you out of bed each morning?
It helps that I both love and enjoy the work I do. My personal achievements in life spur me on and where I want to be in the future.
What are you passionate about in your life?
I have a real passion for supporting people with dementia and making a difference, however small or big. Formula 1 and fast cars!
What makes you proud of Sancroft Hall?
Seeing happy residents, enjoying their lives, happy colleagues wanting to make a difference, and a happy environment where everyone is genuinely kind to each other.
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Sancroft Hall