220 Park Road, Peterborough PE1 2UJ
Florence House is in a pleasant residential area of Peterborough. It is an attractive double-fronted house, with large lounges and some single and double care rooms of which all en suite. There is a lift to first floor and patio windows to the garden.
Florence House was first established as a Christian care home in 1991, and became part of Pilgrims’ Friend Society in 2012.
As well as a warm and friendly environment, the Home provides healthy, home-cooked meals and every effort will be made to cater for special diets. Trained and dedicated team of care staff are available 24 hours a day. There is an activities programme and residents are encouraged to take part in the social life of the home.
The Home is supported by a “Friends Group” who volunteer their time helping with links to the local community, activities for residents and fundraising for the Home. There are also local church leaders and volunteers who visit the Home to lead devotions for those residents wishing to attend.
Informal visits are welcome by appointment, and the Home is happy to accommodate trial stays for potential residents.
Hairdresser and chiropodist visits regularly.
Outings and visits are arranged from time to time.
Group: Pilgrims Friend Society
Person in charge: Jennifer Mercader (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Peterborough City Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 21 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Swahili, Tamil
Single Rooms: 21
Rooms with ensuite WC: 21
Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £624 – £738
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on Florence House: click here
* Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
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