Brandon House, Leeds, West Yorkshire
Brandon House, Leeds, West Yorkshire
Brandon House, Leeds, West Yorkshire

A charming detached property renovated for the purposes of modern care, Brandon House makes the most of rural surroundings in order to provide a relaxing daily lifestyle alongside professional and personalised care.

Private grounds are enclosed within a Yorkshire stone wall, while the home itself is ideal for older people, adults with a disability and also the practice of dementia care.

Group: Esteem Care Ltd

Person in charge: Barbara Wilkinson (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Leeds City Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 42 residents

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

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 55+.

Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Tagalog

Single Rooms: 38

Shared Rooms: 2

Rooms with ensuite WC: 27

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £459 – £595 Nursing Care Single £595 – £705 , Nursing Care Shared (per person) £575 – £695

Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest CQC* Report on Brandon House: 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: 8.1 (8.142)

The user Review Score of 8.1 for Brandon House is based on 5 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 8.142 is made up of 4.404 Points relating to the ratings and 3.738 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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Having learnt some of the points raised in the recent CQC report on Brandon House. I would like to state that our aunt who is a resident there and who has dementia receives wonderful care and attention from all the staff. We visit on a daily basis and all issues we raise are given immediate and professional response. Our aunt cannot remember events within minutes of them happening and this should be taken into account when questioning residents with dementia.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

There is not a lot I would change, everything seems to be running fine.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

My 93 year old Mother is happy and safe. She is well looked after by dedicated carers. There is a strong management team who are receptive to suggestions and who implement change. There is a programme of improvements currently underway.

How likely would you be to recommend Brandon House? Extremely LIKELY

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

I feel it is a very caring home and very friendly. my friend is almost helpless as was a previous friend who was a resident but both got/get the utmost care.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

I have been visiting Joan Stott ever since she lived at Brandon House and have been satisfied with the care she has received. She has not always been easy to care for as her dementia made her object being handled but the staff have done all to cope with this.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

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