The Hollies, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
The Hollies, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
The Hollies, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire

Located in a Tudor-style Grade II listed building, The Hollies is a residential care home, providing 24-hour tailored care for up to 27 residents. Experienced staff strive to provide residents with a relaxed and welcoming environment, ensuring that they feel secure and happy while maintaining their independence and dignity.

Rooms are light and comfortable, with each resident having their own room. They are furnished and decorated to a high standard and residents are encouraged to bring items with them to personalise their rooms. A nurse call system is fitted in all bedrooms, bathrooms and lounge for extra security and peace of mind.

The Hollies has its own experienced chefs who take into consideration individual residents’ food preferences and special dietary requirements. Locally sourced and seasonal foods are used to provide residents with nutritious and tasty meals. Residents are encouraged to share their opinions and often get involved in meal preparation.

The home offers a range of activities to suit individual needs, abilities and interests. This includes gardening, baking, group book and poetry readings, crafts, and music, animal and art therapy. The Hollies also arranges outings for residents to local events and groups in the community, particularly for those who formerly attended local clubs or churches.

Owner: Shawlmist Ltd

Person in charge: Linda Phipps (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Hertfordshire County Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 27 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • No Medical Intervention • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Parkinson's Disease

Admission Information: Ages 60+.

Single Rooms: 25

Shared Rooms: 1

Rooms with ensuite WC: 10

Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Stairlift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on The Hollies: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

1 Bed Vacancy

posted 27 Jan 2017

1 beautifully decorated bedrooms, one with a en suite, Tv points and call bell systems, ready to be viewed now, ideal for long term care or respite


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Donna Venables

Job Title: Care Manager

Joined: 2010


I am The Hollies Care Manager, I have my NVQ 2, NVQ3 and I am starting my NVQ5 in January 2017, I am also currently attending a Dementia Champion course for 3 months

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