Tel: 01752 560000
Set in quiet cul-de-sac, overlooking Devonport Park, Parkwood House is just a short walk from Stoke Village where there are useful convenience stores, a bank, shops and cafes.
Parkwood House has a lively sociable atmosphere with 46 places, two lounges on the ground floor and a more private upper lounge where residents can entertain and socialise. There is sheltered courtyard garden, and Devonport Park with its elegant bowling lawns and quiet putting lawns, is literally just opposite.
You may expect:
A high standard of general nursing and residential care including respite care and rehabilitation
An excellent choice of menu and good home cooking by our resident chef
Regular visits by hairdresser, aromatherapist and chiropodist
Fully fitted hairdressing salon, library and Jacuzzi bath
Ongoing programme of seasonal events
Person in charge: Lorna Smith (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Plymouth City Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 51 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Cancer Care • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Single Rooms: 43
Shared Rooms: 4
Rooms with ensuite WC: 12
Weekly Charges Guide: Nursing Care Single £492 – £800 , Nursing Care Shared (per person) £400 – £600
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Stairlift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on Parkwood House: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Recommendation Score: 7.8 (7.839)
The user 'Recommendation Score' (7.8 for Parkwood 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 Parkwood House
I would recommend Parkwood House to all!! My mum went into the home after breaking her femur. While there she was diagnosed with dementia. My mum was very very demanding of all staff, and they were all so caring and understanding. My mum's dementia got worse and all the caring continued with understanding from all staff, and I will never be able to thank them enough! My mum has now passed away - November 2013 - and the end of life care was second to none: caring for myself and family was also within their care.
Care / Support: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
Submitted by Susan H (Daughter of resident) on Wednesday 5 February 2014.
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