The Liberty of Earley House, Reading, Berkshire
The Liberty of Earley House, Reading, Berkshire
The Liberty of Earley House, Reading, Berkshire

Owner: Earley Charity

Person in charge: Gill Chescoe (Registered Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Wokingham Borough Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 35 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Old Age

Admission Information: Priority given to residents of Earley. Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 23

Shared Rooms: 6

Rooms with ensuite WC: 29

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £672 – £739 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact The Liberty of Earley House to find out the exact price for your requirements.)

Facilities & Services: Respite 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 • Bar/Cafe on premises • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Directions:

The Liberty of Earley House is located off Rushey Way in Lower Earley. At the roundabout, turn into Carshalton Way, then turn right into Westminster Way. Take the first left into Strand Way follow the road around, The Liberty of Earley House is located on the left hand side.

Parking:

Private parking available

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on The Liberty of Earley House: click here

* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.

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Reviews

7.8 The Liberty of Earley House has a Review Score of 7.8 (7.810)

The Review Score of 7.8 (maximum of 10) for The Liberty of Earley House is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.7 out of 5 from 4 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for The Liberty of Earley House in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.1 out of 5 from 1 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

  • a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. 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 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.

    The Average Rating of 4.667 for The Liberty of Earley House is calculated as follows: ( (32 Excellents x 5) + (16 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 48 Ratings = 4.667

  • b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. 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 Home to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'

    The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

    1. 4 points are available for the first 5 Positive Reviews, 3 points for the first Positive Review and then 0.25 Points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews.

    2. 1 point is available for reaching a target number of Positive Reviews based on 20% of the number of registered maximum number of service users. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Care Home with 50 registered maximum number of service users has a target of 10 Positive Reviews, if it has 10 or more Positive Reviews it will receive 1 point, if it has 7 reviews will receive 0.7 points.

    3. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. The calculation is the same as above, except the points are divided by 2.

    The 3.143 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for The Liberty of Earley House is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 = 3

    2. Target of 7 positive Reviews (35 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 1 Reviews ÷ 7 Target = 0.143

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.


Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    3
  • Good
    1
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend The Liberty of Earley House?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    4
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to The Liberty of Earley House

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    2
  • Son of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Volunteer
    1

Excellent have beautiful surroundings, very caring staff, really a place you could call "home". The food is good and sometimes very adventurous.

How likely would you be to recommend The Liberty of Earley House? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I write to thank you all for the wonderful way in which you cared for my mother during her time at Liberty of Earley and particularly in her final days. We as a family could not have asked for better care and concern which I believe went beyond the ‘call of duty’.
My mother enjoyed her time with you all and her final years were full of new friendships and stimulating activity. Thank You.

How likely would you be to recommend The Liberty of Earley House? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

What a wonderful place. Apart from the good facilities and activities and lovely gardens the staff go above and beyond the normal care of duty to residents. There is a lovely happy atmosphere in the home and the staff are always on hand to help. Both my parents are residents here and my father has been very ill recently. The care and attention they have given him has been second to none and he is content and happy. For my mother it is a relief and blessing that he is receiving such good care in this final years. When family members visit the staff are always pleased to see us and are delightful and friendly. If you are looking for somewhere for your parents please consider this home, it is just wonderful. I couldn't recommend it highly enough. Sept 2016

How likely would you be to recommend The Liberty of Earley House? Extremely 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

It was only after my mum had been in Liberty of Earley for some time that we realised how much her life had improved. Widowed for many years, she had long professed to be very happy living alone, but we found that now her conversation no longer revolved around long-ago family issues: she was involved with the doings of the home, and developed many friendships with the lovely staff. Mum was capable of being harshly critical, but we and others that she communicated with, were very pleased that she was so positive about LoE, and that her last years were as happy as her health permitted.
We always found the staff thoroughly obliging, very conscientious, endlessly kindhearted, warmly friendly to us, and hugely supportive of both mum in her terminal decline and ourselves in what we found emotionally difficult times. We learned much from them, and continued to appreciate their loving-kindness afterwards, as we cleared her flat, and at her funeral.
We cannot speak too highly of them.

How likely would you be to recommend The Liberty of Earley House? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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