Group: A D L plc

Person in charge: Theresa Bellamy (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Devon County Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 25 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability

Admission Information: Ages 18+.

Single Rooms: 25

Rooms with ensuite WC: 15

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £500 – £750

Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest CQC* Report on South Garth: click here

*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.

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Current Reviews

Review Score: 7.8 (7.847)

The user Review Score of 7.8 for South Garth is based on 1 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 7.847 is made up of 4.667 Points relating to the ratings and 3.18 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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  • Before 1st July 2015 only accepted Recommendations (positive comments only) and the Ratings were limited to Excellent, Good & Satisfactory. These are marked up as Recommendations.

  • As of 1st July 2015 changed from Recommendations to Reviews (positive and negative comments) and added the Ratings Poor and Very Poor. These are marked up as Reviews. Between 1st July and 31st December 2015, we are still processing a number of Recommendations from Recommendation cards sent out before 1st July (These are marked up as Recommendations).

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The care my mum recieved was exceptional. I was put at ease from the moment she moved in as I knew she was in very safe hands with all of your staff who showed a high level of compassion and genuine fondness for my mother.
I would highly recommend South Garth to anyone looking for a care home for a family member.
Theresa the manager and the rest of the staff team were a great support to myself and my family as mum deteriorated and helped us to handle some difficult situations with professionalism and kindness, for which we are very grateful.
The entire staff team work hard to create a loving environment which feels like a home rather than just a care establishment.
They always went the extra mile to ensure extra touches were in place such as giving mum her favourite Earl Grey tea bags.
The care team really make for the loving environment that can be found at South Garth.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Excellent

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