Clarence Court, Glasgow, Glasgow City
Clarence Court, Glasgow, Glasgow City
Clarence Court, Glasgow, Glasgow City

Clarence Court provides nursing, respite, and palliative care for older people. Excellently situated in Glasgow's West End, Clarence Court is centrally located near to all the area’s amenities, including Victoria Park, Gartnavel General Hospital and the University of Glasgow.

The home is set across three floors and there are communal lounges and dining rooms on each floor, as well as ample outdoor space, meaning peace and quiet is never far away. The home has good wheelchair access and residents have TVs and telephones in their own rooms, as well as a good choice of communal areas in which to socialise.

Group: brighterkind

Person in charge: Laura Wilson (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 48 residents

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

Specialist Care Categories: Bipolar/Manic Depression • Cancer Care • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's Disease • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Over 65 Years. Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 42

Shared Rooms: 3

Rooms with ensuite WC: 41

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • 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

* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.

Bed Vacancies

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Current Reviews

8.5 Clarence Court has a Review Score of 8.5 (8.512)

The Review Score of 8.5 (maximum of 10) for Clarence Court is based on 6 Review/Recommendations in the last 2 years. This Review Score of 8.512 is made up of a Quality Score of 4.662 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the rating and a Quantity Score of 3.85 Points (maximum of 5) relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

  • The maximum Review Score for a care home / service is 10 and it is based on the published (including Restricted Publication) Reviews in the last 2 years. When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.

    The Review Score of 8.512 for Clarence Court is based on 6 Reviews/Recommendations in the last 2 years.

  • The Review Score (maximum of 10) is made up of a Quality Score (maximum of 5) and Quantity Score (maximum of 5):

    • Quality Score: 5 Points are available for the average rating. For each review the care home / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The care home / service receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating. (Please note that the ratings of Very Poor and Poor have only been available since the change from Recommendations to Reviews on 7th July 2015.)

      The Quality Score (average rating) of 4.662 for Clarence Court is calculated as follows: ( (47 Excellents x 5) + (24 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 71 Ratings = 4.662

    • Quantity Score: 5 Points are available for the number of 'Positive Reviews' for a care home / service. A Positive Review is defined as:

      • Any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this care provider to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'

      • Any Recommendation. Before the change from Recommendations to Reviews on 7th July 2015 all feedback was limited to Recommendations (ie positive comments only)

      The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

      1. 3 points for receiving the first Positive Review.

      2. 0.1 Point per Positive Review, up to a maximum score of 1 Point. (ie a care home / service requires 10 Positive Reviews to receive the maximum score of 1 point.)

      3. (Number of Positive Reviews ÷ number of registered beds) x 2, up to a maximum score of 1 Point. ie a care home / service has to receive a number of Positive Reviews equal to half of the number of registered beds to obtain the maximum score of 1 point. eg a care home / service with 40 registered beds has to receive 20 Positive Reviews to obtain the maximum score of 1 point.

        (For Adult Day Care Centres and Extra Care Housing which do not have a registered number of beds, 1) and 2) are replaced by the formula of 0.2 points per Review, up to a maximum score of 2 points. ie a listing needs 10 Reviews to receive the maximum score of 2 points

      The Quantity Score of 3.85 for Clarence Court is calculated as follows:

      1. 6 Positive Reviews = 3

      2. 0.1 x 6 Positive Reviews = 0.600

      3. (6 Positive Reviews ÷ 48 Registered Beds) x 2 = 0.250

  • The Review Score is based on user Recommendations/Reviews submitted in the last 2 years. The maximum Review Score is 10. There are 5 Points available for the average of all ratings on users Recommendations/Reviews (Excellent 5, Good 4, Satisfactory 3, Poor 2, Very Poor 1). There are 5 Points available for the total number of positive Recommendations/Reviews submitted in relation to the number of beds at the Care Home.

  • Before 1st July 2015 carehome.co.uk only accepted Recommendations (positive comments only) and the Ratings were limited to Excellent, Good & Satisfactory. These are marked up as Recommendations.

  • As of 1st July 2015 carehome.co.uk changed from Recommendations to Reviews (positive and negative comments) and added the Ratings Poor and Very Poor. These are marked up as Reviews. Between 1st July and 31st December 2015, we are still processing a number of Recommendations from Recommendation cards sent out before 1st July (These are marked up as Recommendations).

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How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Clarence Court?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    5
  • Likely
    1
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Clarence Court

  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    2
  • Niece of Resident/Service User
    2
  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Son-in-law of Resident/Service User
    1

The Overall Average of all the Ratings in the following 

6 Reviews is 4.7 out of 5

My aunt has lived in Clarence Court for over a year and I have nothing but praise for the staff and the level of care. Like many of the residents my aunt has dementia and it is a tribute to the staff that she is generally very content in the home, standards of hygiene and cleanliness are excellent, there are activities and outings, but above all each of the residents are treated with dignity, respect and, I would say, love.

How likely would you be to recommend Clarence Court? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

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: Good

In the 6 months since my wife became a permanent resident, I have found this to be a good home for her. Being retired and living an easy walking distance away makes it possible to visit every day and at varying times. Because our GP being willing to call health is satisfactory.
My wife has Alzheimer's and her walking has actually improved. I always feel welcome and my 3 (adult) children are favourably impressed. There is a genuine and sustained attention to individual needs. The staff work as a team and there is a positive cheerfulness alongside a reliable professional practice.

How likely would you be to recommend Clarence Court? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Excellent

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

My mum moved to Clarence Court in May. The welcome she received was outstanding - flowers and a card along with friendly smiles. Everyone was very kind and attentive in supporting her transition to the home. She has settled well and is involved in lots of activities.

How likely would you be to recommend Clarence Court? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

Mum said the care home is very good and the food is good too. The carers and staff are very helpful she is very happy staying here.

How likely would you be to recommend Clarence Court? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Very positive experience for residents and ourselves.

How likely would you be to recommend Clarence Court? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

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: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

In the short time my wife has enjoyed her stay here after a transfer from another home which she had been in. Given the change she has settled in well and is able to come out with me daily in the care for afternoon trips. She also participates in activities of the home.

How likely would you be to recommend Clarence Court? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

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: Excellent

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