Lower Meadow, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Lower Meadow, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Lower Meadow, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

Lower Meadow is a 40 capacity Stratford care home that looks to take a versatile and modern approach to personal care needs, adhering to tailored provision and supporting an active and interesting lifestyle.

The home is part of care provider Runwood Homes' expanding range, which is highly-regarded in the sector for the difference made to the lives of older and vulnerable people.

Group: Runwood Homes Ltd

Person in charge: Sharon Wassing (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 69 Service Users

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

Admission Information: Ages 50+.

Single Rooms: 69

Rooms with ensuite WC: 69

Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Lower Meadow: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

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Reviews

8.9 Lower Meadow has a Review Score of 8.9 (8.936)

The Review Score of 8.9 (maximum of 10) for Lower Meadow is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.9 out of 5 from 4 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Lower Meadow in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.0 out of 5 from 4 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 4.896 for Lower Meadow is calculated as follows: ( (43 Excellents x 5) + (5 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 48 Ratings = 4.896

  • 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 4.04 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Lower Meadow is based on 4 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 3.75

    2. Target of 13.8 positive Reviews (69 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 4 Reviews ÷ 13.8 Target = 0.290

  • 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
    4
  • Good
    0
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Lower Meadow?

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

Reviewer Connection to Lower Meadow

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

My 101-year-old father had never had carers or been in a care home before. He was extremely anxious when his wife went into hospital and he had to go into respite care. Within 2 or 3 days he had 'settled' and come to terms with his situation and this was due to the staff at Lower Meadow helping and reassuring him, plus family and friends visiting.

His view of care homes has now changed and he would not be so anxious next time. We thank Lower Meadow for this! My father is back home with his wife to celebrate their 78th wedding anniversary this week.

How likely would you be to recommend Lower Meadow? 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

Comes to daycare and enjoys himself.
Has just come in for a week's respite.
The staff are always friendly and approachable.

How likely would you be to recommend Lower Meadow? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I have only praise for Lower Meadow, the staff and carers are fantastic. My mother-in-law is happy and so well cared for. She is safe and enjoying life. Well done all.

How likely would you be to recommend Lower Meadow? 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: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

All the staff here at Lower Meadow were always very polite and helpful.

How likely would you be to recommend Lower Meadow? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 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: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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Awards / Recognitions

April 2017

Top 20 Large Care Home Groups 2017

Recipient: Runwood Homes Ltd

Date: Saturday 01 Apr 2017

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February 2016

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