Somerhill Road, Hove BN3 1RN
RNIB Wavertree House is a warm and friendly residential home providing support for people with sight problems, where independence is encouraged and individual needs and preferences are respected. A range of care is available, including long-term, short-term and respite care, and care plans are individually tailored to each resident to ensure their needs are fully met.
All rooms at Wavertree House have their own kitchen area and en-suite facilities with a choice of a bath or shower, and each room has a 24-hour call system for peace of mind. Residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms with their own furniture and possessions to help them feel at home.
The home has a number of social and communal areas, including two sitting rooms, a library and a craft room. There is also a secure garden where residents can relax or socialise with friends. A range of social activities are offered, including pet therapy, crafts, coffee mornings and day trips.
Residents at Wavertree House receive a fully catered service of tasty and nutritious meals which can be adapted according to individual dietary requirements and preferences.
Located in the heart of Hove, East Sussex, the care home is only a 10-minute drive from Brighton beach, and a short walk to cafes and restaurants.
Person in charge: Carole Porter (Registered Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Brighton & Hove City Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 37 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Sensory Impairment
Specialist Care Categories: Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 55+.
Single Rooms: 37
Rooms with ensuite WC: 37
Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £543 – £707
Facilities & Services: Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • 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
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on RNIB Wavertree House: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
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