Chapel Fields, Frodsham, Cheshire
Chapel Fields, Frodsham, Cheshire
Chapel Fields, Frodsham, Cheshire

At Frodsham Nursing Home residents with a wide range of nursing needs, as well as residential, dementia and respite related requirements, receive personalised care packages from a hard-working team of professional carers.

The facility has been purpose-built to achieve high standards for a variety of purposes, with the benefit of en-suite bedrooms and a sensory garden.

An activities programme includes arts and crafts sessions, gardening and group quizzes, together with a range of other entertainments and outings.

Group: MHA (Methodist Homes)

Person in charge: Rachael Starkey (Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Cheshire West and Chester Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 70 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: AIDS/HIV • Alzheimer's • Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Challenging Behaviour • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Prader-Willi Syndrome • Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilties • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 55+.

Single Rooms: 70

Rooms with ensuite WC: 70

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Separate EMI Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • 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 Chapel Fields: 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: 8.3 (8.270)

The user Review Score of 8.3 for Chapel Fields is based on 5 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 8.270 is made up of 4.627 Points relating to the ratings and 3.643 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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Being a resident for a few weeks , I have found the staff most cheerful and helpful with the many tasks they do and hope they are paid a wage in accordance with this. A few more staff could help lighten this job which they have taken on so cheerfully and people don't always know how tiring it must be. I am well cared for and could never have managed myself otherwise, for which I am very thankful.

How likely would you be to recommend Chapel Fields? Likely

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: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Our father thoroughly enjoys living at Chapel Fields, he thinks he is in a hotel. He has made lots of friends with residents and staff. He is looked after very well with love, care and attention to his needs. The staff and management provide a homely, loving, friendly, safe environment. Well done to all, thank you. We never worry about dad!

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My mum has been a resident for 2 years 8 months. She has received excellent care from a regular group of staff who have got to know her and her needs. Mum experiences some confusion at times and the staff always take the time to reassure her and us on any issues. We as family are made to feel welcome at whatever time of day or night that we visit. The manager always makes time for our questions and mum's needs.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

My 95 year old mother-in-law moved to Chapel Fields in September 2014 and was very happy there, doing much as she had done at home - watching TV, listening to the radio and emailing from her iPad but knowing that assistance was available at the touch of a button. The staff always had time for her, whether it was putting seed on her window ledge to attract birds or simply chat about football, the latest Grand Prix, or whatever.
In her last few weeks when her appetite and her ability to drink diminished the staff responded with different food and drink to tempt her.
During her last few hours the staff were kindness personified, checking that she was comfortable and that we (her daughter and son-in-law) were also looked after - hot chocolate and toast at 2 in the morning was very welcome!
Immediately following her death, my mother-in-law was treated with great dignity and respect and my wife and I were treated with such kindness and sympathy by all the staff at Chapel Fields.

The staff at Chapel Fields didn't just care for my mother-in-law - they cared about her.

How likely would you be to recommend Chapel Fields? Extremely LIKELY

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Together with my family, we inspected or considered eleven homes within a radius of twenty miles and Chapel fields came out as a clear winner. The home was clean, bright, with wide corridors for wheelchairs to pass and excellent facilities. If I were able to make any small recommendation it would be to increase the nursing staff by one or two to join the already busy team.

How likely would you be to recommend Chapel Fields? Extremely LIKELY

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Satisfactory

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