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Northbourne, Low Fell, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear
Northbourne
Northbourne

Tel: 0808 1634 680

Northbourne is a Gateshead care home, owned by one of the UK's largest care providers, Anchor Trust, that specialises in a number of personal long-term care requirements for the elderly and disabled, as well as for dementia sufferers.

This purpose-built facility, with en suite rooms and landscaped gardens, has shown a proven effectiveness in improving the lifestyles of the elderly and disabled, whilst enabling as much personal freedom as possible.

All residents have personal care plans and modern safety systems to allow permanent access to carers at any time of the day or night.

Group: Anchor

Person in charge: Helen Davison (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 33 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Cancer Care • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 33

Rooms with ensuite WC: 33

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access

Latest CQC* Report on Northbourne: click here

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

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Current Recommendations

Recommendation Score: 8.1 (8.077)

The user 'Recommendation Score' (8.1 for Northbourne) 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 Northbourne on Wednesday 4 September 2013 by Janice G (Niece of resident)

I cannot praise the staff high enough. The home is excellent, the one thing that struck me when I was searching for a home for my aunt was the lack of urine smell at Northbourne which was present in all the other home I looked at so on that basis as well as the friendly, caring staff I chose Northbourne. The staff change the residents as soon as possible and clean up any accidents swiftly thus avoiding any smells. There are lots of activities going on and residents are encouraged to join in.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

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