St George's Residential Home, Washington, Tyne & Wear
St George's Residential Home, Washington, Tyne & Wear
St George's Residential Home, Washington, Tyne & Wear

St George's Residential Home is a purpose-built home based in Tyne & Wear, that is part of the Wellburn Care portfolio and available for older people with care needs, including some places for dementia care.

The home as an excellent inspection record with the Care Quality Commission and a team keen to keep high standards maintained for present and future residents and their loved ones.

Service users have personal care packages and enjoy a thorough activities programme, regular outings and are supported in pursuing their own hobbies and interests.

Group: Wellburn Care Homes Ltd

Person in charge: Michael Jimmison (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 38 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 38

Rooms with ensuite WC: 23

Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • 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 St George's Residential 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: 7.8 (7.760)

The user Review Score of 7.8 for St George's Residential Home is based on 4 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 7.760 is made up of 4.149 Points relating to the ratings and 3.611 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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New manager Lisa seems to be improving things, more apparent and more activities going on.

Overall Standard: Satisfactory

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Satisfactory

Cleanliness: Satisfactory

Treated with Dignity: Satisfactory

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Satisfactory

I have found the staff to be friendly, kind and considerate, and they look after any health needs my mother has. The staff always have a smile for the residents.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Satisfactory

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

This home is a friendly and welcoming place for those who are seek a place to be cared for. The staff are helpful, kind and considerate.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

The home is very friendly, with a lovely atmosphere. The staff are friendly and supportive. I have visited the home weekly since it was built, acting as Chaplain both to residents and staff. My mother was resident for 6 years and very well cared for. Residents are well cared for and it is always lovely and clean.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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