Main Street, Linby, Nottingham NG15 8AE
Sherwood House is an imposing former family home, which has been converted and refurbished to a high standard to provide residential care for 19 older people.
Sherwood House is set in extensive, well maintained, attractive grounds where residents can relax and unwind. There is also a sensory garden for all to enjoy.
Well-trained, sensitive staff work with each resident to create care plans that take their preferences and needs into account. Their choices are respected and staff are keen to help residents live their lives in a comfortable, safe and happy environment.
Residents can enjoy visits from entertainers and lots of stimulating activities that are geared to meet their particular interests.
Friends of the Elderly provides quotes based on what each resident requires. Anyone can contact the care home to have a discussion about individual care requirements.
Group: Friends of the Elderly
Person in charge: Andrea Downs (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Nottinghamshire County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 20 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Sensory Impairment
Specialist Care Categories: Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 65+.
Single Rooms: 20
Rooms with ensuite WC: 20
Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £696 – £918
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Sherwood House: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Sherwood House has a Review Score of 8.3 (8.250)
The Review Score of 8.3 (maximum of 10) for Sherwood House is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.
a) The Average Rating is 5 out of 5 from 1 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Sherwood House in Google's Search Results - more info
b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.3 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 5 for Sherwood House is calculated as follows: ( (12 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 12 Ratings = 5
b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. 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:
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.
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.
The 3.25 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Sherwood House is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:
3 = 3
Target of 4 positive Reviews (20 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 1 Reviews ÷ 4 Target = 0.250
When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.
How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Sherwood House?
Reviewer Connection to Sherwood House
Submitted from a Postal Card by Sue P on Wednesday 26 April 2017. Relates to April 2017.
My aunt has been a resident at the home for 11 years and has just died at the age of 103.
She has received outstanding. Loving care throughout her time there.
The house is beautifully cared for and is always immaculate. All the staff, from the manager to the cooks are superb and I would recommend the home to anyone.
How likely would you be to recommend Sherwood House? Extremely Likely
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
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