Scarlet Avenue, Aberavon Beach, Port Talbot SA12 7PH
Swn-y-Mor Care Centre is a residential and nursing home that also specialises in welcoming younger residents with physical disabilities, thanks to a versatile environment and a flexible team of 88 dedicated staff.
Located in Port Talbot and sitting right on the coastline, the home has the advantage of delightful sea views enjoyed from a large garden area. There is also a great deal to enjoy within the centre itself, an extensive activities programme orchestrated by a team of 3, dedicated activities coordinators, providing activities ranging from indoor skittles to its very own gardening club.
The centre also has its own mini bus, allowing residents to get out and about on a regular basis on a range of accompanied excursions.
Swn-y-Mor Care Centre was the proud winner of the "Yours Magazine", UK Care Home of the Year award in 2009.
Group: Handsale Ltd
Person in charge: Sharon Williams (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 76 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 40+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Welsh
Single Rooms: 76
Shared Rooms: 0
Rooms with ensuite WC: 76
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care & Social Services Inspectorate* Report on Swn-y-Mor Care Centre : click here
* Care & Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Wales.
No Bed Vacancies
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We currently have no availability. Please call for waiting list enquiries.
Review Score: 8 (8.043)
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Submitted by PhilipM (Son of Resident/Service User) on Sunday 11 May 2014.
It is by far the best Care Home in the area that I have seen and indeed on visiting first I said that I wouldn't mind coming there myself if I was ever to need residential care! My mother has been made extremely welcome by the kind and caring staff and is gradually accepting that her mobility is not good enough to return home. The home is in a beautiful position right on Aberavon seafront and it is easy to take my mother in a wheelchair out to the promenade. My mother's only grumble is that there could be a greater variety of food with larger meat portions but I imagine that budgetary constraints are a factor here.
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Good
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
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