50 Harestock Road, Winchester SO22 6NT
Flowerdown Care Home is located on the edge of Winchester, within easy access to the A34 and M3 motorway.
The home provides nursing care and is located just four miles from the city centre within easy access to shops, public transport and amenities.
The home has been extended and renovated and provides mainly single occupancy accommodation, the majority of which are en-suite.
Residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms to make them more homely; many of the rooms have lovely garden views. Family and friends are welcome to visit at any time.
Traditional home cooking using fresh produce is served with special diets being catered for.
The recreation and activities team oversee everything from crafts and gardening, to animal visits and games on the Wii. Residents' input, and that of their relatives, is welcomed when planning events.
Person in charge: Sharon Tucker (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Hampshire County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 53 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment
Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Hearing Impairment • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 65+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Polish, Tagalog
Single Rooms: 51
Shared Rooms: 1
Rooms with ensuite WC: 52
Facilities & Services: Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest CQC* Report on Flowerdown Care Home: click here
* Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
There are currently no awards/recognitions posted yet for Flowerdown Care Home
Job Title: Registered Manager
Sharon qualified as a Registered Nurse in 1984 after completing her training at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London.
She has more than 23 years experience in the Care Home Sector both at Home and Regional level.
Sharon has gained qualifications in Care of Older People and also holds a Foundation Degree in Care Home Management with Bournemouth University.
" I am passionate about caring for the elderly, and strive to provide the support to my staff to enable us, as a team, to deliver an optimum service to our Residents"
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Flowerdown Care Home