Tel: 01249 712107
Hungerford House is a forty-eight capacity care home located in Corsham, dedicated to person-centred methods and offering quality care for adults diagnosed with dementia and other mental health related needs.
Care charity and provider The Orders of St John Care Trust are respected in the care sector for a flexible range of care provision, making the most of voluntary sector contributions in order to help vulnerable adults achieve a more dignified lifestyle.
Carers respect clients from all backgrounds, support an active and fulfilling lifestyle, and a nutritious diet, while maintaining strong local links.
Person in charge: Sara McCormack (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Wiltshire Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 47 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Over 65 only (Except one place). Ages 65+.
Single Rooms: 47
Rooms with ensuite WC: 3
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Separate EMI Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Wheelchair access • Ground Floor Accommodation only • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest CQC* Report on Hungerford House: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Current Bed Vacancies Posted by Hungerford House
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Awards / Recognitions
Recommendation Score: 8 (7.976)
The user 'Recommendation Score' ( 8 for Hungerford House) is calculated using a combination of the average of all ratings on user Recommendations submitted in the last 2 years, and the total number of user recommendations submitted in relation to the number of beds at the care home. The maximum Recommendation Score is 10. To see more about the carehome.co.uk user recommendations please click here.
Review of Hungerford House on Wednesday 4 June 2014 by Derek Glover (My wife is a resident)
It is a first class home offering superb car in an extremely friendly environment. All the staff call the residents by their first names and also are very friendly towards visitors. The home is spacious in tat it has various facilities eg cinema, garden room, hairdressing salon, tea and coffee lounge as well as a secure garden. The décor of the home is imaginative and impressive and provides a relaxed homely atmosphere.
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Good
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
Job Title: Home Manager
The forty-eight residents at Hungerford House are cared for by a committed team of over seventy staff which includes carers, catering, ancillary and administrative staff. The home is led by the manager who is supported by a Head of Care and team of Care Leaders.
Sara MacCormack started at Hungerford House in March 2014. She has ten years experience in the care sector and has worked in a variety of care settings across the South of England.
Sara began her career as a Care Assistant in West Sussex, working in a residential home for the elderly. She progressed to Team Leader and took up a position in a Learning Disability home, gaining valuable experience with a different group of vulnerable people before relocating to Bristol five years ago and returning to her first love of caring for the elderly.
Sara has worked in both residential and nursing settings, primarily caring for people with a diagnosis of dementia: work she finds incredibly rewarding. Having completed her Dignity Championship, she is currently completing her Level 5 QCF in leadership and Management in a Social Care Setting.
Sara is keen to take Hungerford House even further forward in providing excellent standards of care to people with and without dementia. Sara believes in a compassionate and caring environment, a culture that is led through herself and her senior team. She and the team look forward to welcoming you to Hungerford House.
Care Home Idol 2014
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