Queen Charlotte is a character property set amongst mature manicured gardens. All rooms are single with en-suite facilities.
The home specialises in dementia care with the environment tastefully decorated to provide both sensory and tactile stimulation for residents in all stages of dementia.
The home has received accreditation from Dementia Care Matters, a leading dementia specialist organisation, which will make Queen Charlotte Care Home the first to get accredited as a Butterfly Project in the South West of England.
A home that prides itself on real person centred care.
Group: Kingsley Healthcare Ltd
Person in charge: Michelle Harwood (Registered Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Dorset County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 48 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Physical Disability
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Cancer Care • Challenging Behaviour • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's Disease • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Assessment Required to ensure we can meet residents. Ages 65+.
Single Rooms: 48
Rooms with ensuite WC: 48
Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £600 – £850 Nursing Care Single £600 – £850
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite 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
Latest CQC* Report on Queen Charlotte Care Home: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Recommendation Score: 7.4 (7.392)
The user 'Recommendation Score' (7.4 for Queen Charlotte Care Home) 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.
Submitted by Edward W (Husband of Resident/Service User) on Wednesday 4 December 2013.
A very good care home where residents and relatives are treated as partners in care. The home is run as a family home with a very good bunch of carers who work as a team. It is a happy place.
Overall Standard: Good
Care / Support: Good
Treated with Dignity: Good
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Good
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