Caer Gwent, Worthing, West Sussex
Caer Gwent, Worthing, West Sussex
Caer Gwent, Worthing, West Sussex

Caer Gwent in Downview Road, Worthing is fully compliant following a recent inspection (January 2014) by the Care Quality Commission. The home is one of Guild Care’s three care homes with nursing and is located away from the road in quiet landscaped gardens well used by residents.

Many of the rooms open out around the beautiful gardens and are light and spacious with ensuite and level access showers. The dining rooms and lounges are sunny and cheerful and first class care is available to residents who require additional help.

Catering is exceptional with a choice of fresh food prepared daily and a home cooked, nutritionally balanced menu developed in consultation with residents. Special diets and a menu for frail residents have been a great success.

Residents at the home enjoy a wide range of social activities including personalised shopping trips, outings and visits. Families drop in at any time and can also stay to lunch and dinner.

There are a wide range of daily activities for those more active but everyone is included in events at the home including fun days and garden parties if they want to be. Caer Gwent residents have their own hairdresser and benefit from complimentary physiotherapy and aromatherapy sessions.

Group: Guild Care

Person in charge: Leona Cameron (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 61 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment

Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Self Funding. Ages 60+.

Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Spanish; Castilian, Italian, Tagalog

Single Rooms: 61

Rooms with ensuite WC: 60

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single from £1150 Nursing Care Single from £1150

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Smoking not permitted • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other 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 Caer Gwent: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

2 Bed Vacancies

posted 23 Jul 2015

We currently have 2 rooms available for short stays until beginning of April. These can be either residential or nursing for private funders.

Current Reviews

Review Score: 7.7 (7.733)

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Caer Gwent

My grandmother passed away earlier this year and the staff at Caer Gwent were amazingly sensitive and professional in the way they respected the complex needs of my family at the time. I would not hesitate to recommend the home.

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

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