Friary Fields

21 Friary Road, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1LE

Friary Fields is situated within a five minute walk of Newark town centre and is set in its own private mature gardens. The town has a wide variety of shops, cafes, pubs, banks and a market. There is a public park, bowling green and tennis courts across the road. Residents are actively encouraged to use the town's amenities either by themselves or with the assistance of relatives or staff. The Home has 31 rooms of which three are shared and the remainder are single. All bedrooms are furnished with a suitable bed, wardrobe, chairs, lockable cabinet, radio nurse-call system and smoke detectors. Residents are welcome to personalise their rooms with their own furniture, pictures and other items should they so wish.

The Home is suitably equipped for its Residents. There is a passenger lift and chair-lift. There are grab rails, walking aids and hoists situated around the Home. Staff are trained to NVQ standard and provide a high quality of care for Residents. Meals are carefully prepared by catering staff in consultation with a nutritionist and Residents are offered choices each day. Special diets will be catered for.

The Home is equipped with toilets and bathrooms on every floor. There are two lounges both of which are equipped with a TV and music system and there are two dining rooms. The Home receives regular visits from the hairdresser, chiropodist, optician, dentist, clergy and has regular in-house entertainment. The Home also has an extensive collection of books, games and toys.

Owner: Mr & Mrs L Ramchurn

Person in charge: Ashvin Ramchurn (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 34 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Physical Disability

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour

Admission Information: Ages 60+.

Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Spanish; Castilian, French, Hindi, Polish, Tagalog

Single Rooms: 22

Shared Rooms: 6

Rooms with ensuite WC: 7

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £381 – £460 , Personal Care Shared (per person) £381 – £405 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Friary Fields to find out the exact price for your requirements.)

Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • 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 • Residents Internet Access

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Friary Fields: click here

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


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