Farnworth Care Home, Bolton, Greater Manchester
Farnworth Care Home, Bolton, Greater Manchester
Farnworth Care Home, Bolton, Greater Manchester

Farnworth Care Home has 120 single rooms with en-suite facilities, and provides care for people aged 65 and over.

The care home provides care with nursing, as well as palliative, respite and convalescent Care.

There is good access to public transport and the home is close to local shops

Group: Abbey Healthcare Homes Ltd

Person in charge: Lisa Astley (Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 120 residents

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

Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Epilepsy • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 120

Shared Rooms: 0

Rooms with ensuite WC: 120

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 • Bar/Cafe on premises • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest CQC* Report on Farnworth Care Home: click here

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

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Current Reviews

Review Score: 7.7 (7.691)

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The nursing unit is staffed by dedicated nurses and carers, who treat the residents with love, humour and above all dignity. I have witnessed staff buying little things for residents out of their own pockets. On another occasion a member of staff volunteered to come to work unpaid to ensure my partner got her shower as there were staff shortages. I would recommend and have done this care home to any prospective residents.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I am always treated well. I have a lot of new friends and if I need anything someone will get it for me. I also really like the food.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

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