The Penningtons, Chestnut Lane, Amersham HP6 6EJ
The Croft is a purpose built homely facility with specially designed accommodation for adults. Residents are encouraged to make the most of their time and enjoy their surroundings and the local amenities while having full-time access to a qualified team of professionals.
All rooms have en-suite facilities and can be personalised so that residents feel truly 'at home'. There are four self-contained living areas within the home, each with a spacious lounge area to relax in as well as a kitchen to prepare refreshments and snacks.
There is a strong focus on good and appropriate dementia care for residents plus a support group available for families in collaboration with the Alzheimer's Society. Staff and management receive full and ongoing training in dementia care to ensure residents get the best care possible.
Group: Heritage Care
Person in charge: Helen Brooks (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Buckinghamshire County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 60 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's
Admission Information: Places available for LA funded and private payers. Ages 65+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Italian
Single Rooms: 60
Rooms with ensuite WC: 60
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on The Croft: click here
* Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.