Green Gables is a three-unit care home dedicated to the needs of twenty-nine adults with a physical disability, with versatile furnishings arrangements, a choice of communal areas and a sensory log cabin.
Residents are consulted on activity and menu planning, with special dietary requirements catered for and visiting family and friends welcome to enjoy mealtimes.
The Leonard Cheshire Disability charity is highly regarded throughout the care and voluntary sectors for the contribution made to the lives of vulnerable adults, an extensive range of community support and a number of significant national campaigns.
Group: Leonard Cheshire Disability
Person in charge: Toby Sturgess (Service Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Derbyshire County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 28 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Cerebral Palsy • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Speech Impairment • Stroke
Single Rooms: 28
Rooms with ensuite WC: 24
Facilities & Services: 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 • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest CQC* Report on Green Gables: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Recommendation Score: 8.1 (8.088)
The user 'Recommendation Score' (8.1 for Green Gables) 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 John Wigham (Relative of Resident/Service User) on Monday 16 September 2013.
This is a care home for people with disabilities that is genuinely focused on their residents. Staff have worked in Green Gables for many years, some for over 10 years. They not only meet the Care Quality Commission requirements, they exceed them. Staff 'go the extra mile' to provide the best possible quality of life.
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
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