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Pool Cottage, Magor, Caldicot, Newport
Pool Cottage
Pool Cottage

Tel: 0808 166 1420

Pool Cottage is a converted cottage offering accommodation for eight individuals with learning disabilities. There are eight single bedrooms, seven are en-suite. Pool Cottage provides a large lounge on both the ground and first floors, a conservatory, large kitchen and a large garden area where people using the service can enjoy planting vegetables and flowers. Pool Cottage is approximately fifteen minutes from the city of Newport. The service has the use of a large car and two minibuses that are used to take individuals to day services, day trips and social events. Contact or visit the website for more information.

Group: Consensus

Person in charge: Andrea Nash (Service Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Newport City Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 8 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Younger Adults

Admission Information: Ages 18+.

Single Rooms: 8

Rooms with ensuite WC: 7

Facilities & Services: Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Minibus or other transport • Wheelchair access • Television point in own room

Latest Care & Social Services Inspectorate* Report on Pool Cottage : click here

* Care & Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Wales.

Bed Vacancies

Current Bed Vacancies Posted by Pool Cottage

1 Bed Vacancy
(There is one current vacancy within this Consensus service. Freephone 0808 166 1420 or email enquiries@consensussupport.com for more information)
posted 24 Jul 2014

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There are no awards/recognitions posted yet for Pool Cottage

Current Recommendations

Recommendation Score: 9 (8.953)

The user 'Recommendation Score' ( 9 for Pool Cottage) 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 Pool Cottage on Monday 28 July 2014 by Joyce W (Parent of Resident)

My daughter Jeanette has lived at Pool Cottage for the past 12 years and is very happy and contented. I would recommend the home to anyone who was looking for placement.

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

Review of Pool Cottage on Friday 28 February 2014 by Patricia S (relative of resident)

This is a pleasant home with very good staff. It is clean and bright and the staff are good. I think that there should be more outside activities such as clubs or social evenings.

Overall Standard: Satisfactory

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Satisfactory

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Satisfactory

Review of Pool Cottage on Friday 14 February 2014 by William Lowe (Parent of service user)

Does not come across as an institution but as a happy carefree home. Staff always pleasant and helpful both to inmates and visitors.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Review of Pool Cottage on Wednesday 12 February 2014 by John P (Daughter of resident)

All the staff and everything is excellent. It would be nice to have an extra person on night duty.

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: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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