The Pines Nursing Home

Furze Hill, Hove BN3 1PA

The Pines Nursing Home is a purpose-built luxury nursing home and is part of Country Court Care, winner of the Health Investors Award for residential care provider of the year 2015.

The home offers a comfortable and active retirement lifestyle for its residents and provides leading-edge care tailored to older age-related care needs.

The home works closely with family and loved ones and has strong community links that include an excellent relationship with related health services and professionals.

Group: Country Court Care

Person in charge: Avallon McCormack (Home Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Brighton & Hove City Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 35 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Old Age

Admission Information: Ages 50+.

Single Rooms: 35

Rooms with ensuite WC: 29

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • 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 The Pines Nursing Home: click here

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

Overview

The Review Score of 9.7 (maximum of 10) for The Pines Nursing Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.6 out of 5 from 32 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for The Pines Nursing Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 5 out of 5 from 9 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

Detailed Breakdown

  • 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 4.651 for The Pines Nursing Home is calculated as follows: ( (262 Excellents x 5) + (107 Goods x 4) + (11 Satisfactorys x 3) + (1 Very Poors x 1) ) ÷ 381 Ratings = 4.651

  • 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 5 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for The Pines Nursing Home is based on 9 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 4

    2. Target of 7 positive Reviews (35 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 9 Reviews ÷ 7 Target Reached = 1

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.

9.7 The Pines Nursing Home has a Review Score of 9.7 (9.651) from 32 Reviews


Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    22
  • Good
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  • Satisfactory
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  • Poor
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  • Very Poor
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  • Don't Know
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How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend The Pines Nursing Home?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    27
  • Likely
    4
  • Don't know
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  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
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  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to The Pines Nursing Home

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    10
  • Resident / Service User
    8
  • Son of Resident/Service User
    7
  • Friend of Resident/Service User
    3
  • Brother of Resident/Service User
    1
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I was hesitant to move into The Pines Nursing Home as anyone older would be and also coping with being poorly. I found that very soon, the warm and concern of the Carers was supportive and keen to help you relax. The atmosphere is positive and of course, there are human errors occasionally, that all put right as soon as possible.
Food is an important item option in all care and The Pines staff do adapt and I think care homes should changes their suppliers occasionally for stimulation. Very good altogether.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Likely

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Average Rating:   4.5 out of 5

My mother went into the home last November quite poorly after two stays in hospital and being 92 years old, we didn’t think she would improve but due to the way she was cared for by everyone there, not only did she get better, she was well enough for me to bring home. A big thank you to everyone and all their kindness to my mum. If you are thinking of a home for anybody you will not do better than The Pines.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.5 out of 5

My mother was a resident for under one year and died at the home. During her stay, the staff were respectful of her and made her feel that they genuinely enjoyed having her as a resident. When she was dying, nothing was too much trouble for the staff to do for mum and for the family.
My sister lives nearby, but as a registered nurse and living so far away in Australia, the high standard of care provided was very important to me.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.7 out of 5

UK Marketing, Digital Marketing Executive at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 25 Oct 2017:

Firstly, please accept our sincere condolences for your recent loss and thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove – particularly at such a difficult time.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team.

Honest and true.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 26 Jul 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

I am very happy to be here and to all for looking after me so well.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 26 Jul 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team.

I have found the staff in every area very helpful, very dedicated and very caring. My mum has taken a while to settle here and the nurses and carers have been very supportive and encouraging. The facilities are good and plenty of entertainment is provided. Mum is encouraged to socialise every day, although she doesn't always take part she is encouraged to!

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.4 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 13 Jul 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

Gracewell of Hove is the best care home I have experienced so far.
Staff without exception are well organised and always ready to help.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.9 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 05 Jun 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

Well cared for.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 30 May 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team.

We knew as soon as we stepped in and met the staff this was the perfect place for mum.
All the staff are welcoming knowledgeable and caring. We knew that mum would feel at home here. The tour of the home was informative and we met staff and paying guests. We were delighted to meet dogs and that dogs would be welcome to visit.
The rooms and ensuites are lovely each with its own front door. The care is excellent. Nothing appears to be too much trouble. Mum loves the food and enjoys the many varied activities that are arranged each day. All the staff empathise with the guests and Gracewell is a brilliant example of what teamwork can achieve and has exceeded expectations.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 25 May 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

My brother spent 3 months in Gracewell of Hove and he was treated with dignity and care. As his health declined the carers showed great kindness and sensitivity. His needs were met with thoughtful and concerned professionalism.
The overall level of day to day management of his condition was dispensed where nothing was too much trouble.
The staff showed genuine kindness toward my brother as a person, not just as a 'case' or 'problem' to be dealt with.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Likely

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Average Rating:   4.3 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 29 Mar 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

Gracewell care home - well I can only praise all the departments. The office - all ladies kind, friendly, understanding and very helpful. The nurses - Excellent, are all wonderful and so kind and gentle. Absolutely lovely people. The Carers - again kind, gentle when treating resident. And many more are just wonderful. Was a joy to visit - everyone so welcoming.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.4 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 13 Mar 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

Mum was only briefly in Gracewell of Hove for four weeks in total. She was there after a very stressful period in and out of the hospital. The home could not have been nicer efficient in admissions process welcoming caring, cheerful and professional in dealing with her and they handled her passing away with great sensitivity.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.9 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 14 Mar 2017:

Firstly, please accept our sincere condolences for your recent loss and thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove – particularly at such a difficult time.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

Carers, nurses and administration are kind, friendly and provide excellent professional care to my mother. They are also supportive and caring about my sisters and me as, due to my mother's condition, it can be very upsetting during some visits.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.8 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 12 Feb 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team.

I have been visiting my friend at her home in Gracewell of Hove on a weekly basis since she moved there in June 2016. She seems at home and generally content whenever I visit, albeit with a few minor grumbles each time (e.g that the staff have not made her bed as she would like). The staff are always friendly and helpful and my friend appears to be well cared for. I cannot comment on the management because I have had almost no contact with any of the managers. The lift was out of operation for several months in 2016, which meant that my friend was unable to leave the property for most of that time.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Likely

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Average Rating:   4 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 27 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

My mother was brought to Gracewell of Hove in August after three months in hospital and a respite home. She didn't want to be in a home, she was adamant it was just until she got on her feet and she wasn't going to make her stay enjoyable in any way. The staff were amazing! from the girls in the office to the nursing staff to the carers everyone of them was friendly, kind and caring. My mother had been struggling to remain independent but the easy going nature of Gracewell of Hove has enabled her to relax and enjoy being looked after which has been a weight lifted from me. She has integrated well, and is clean, dry, fed and safe! I cannot thank the staff enough.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 24 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

My mother has been extremely ill over the last year and without the exemplary care and dedication of the team at Gracewell of Hove we would have lost her. The home is more like a hotel, with lovely public areas and mum's room overlooks a busy park which keeps her entertained. We enjoy visiting and are always made very welcome even if it has been a while (I live 250 miles away) with free drinks and meals available if ordered in advance. We hope mum will continue to stay here until her demise as she is finally truly happy and being cared for excellently.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 24 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

My mother has lived at Gracewell of Hove for over four years. She has Alzheimer's disease. She is very well looked after. All aspects of her care are thorough and professional and she is treated with dignity and gentleness. She is encouraged to join in with social activities and to talk with others. The staff- all of them- are caring, kind and approachable. Family are kept fully informed of any change. My mother's room is very well situated within the home and she is within easy view of staff when they pass by. The room is always clean and bright and properly equipped. Gracewell of Hove is a lovely home with a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 24 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

My husband has advanced Parkinson's disease and has lived in this care home since 2013. The building itself - a converted Edwardian house with extensions - is very pleasant as are décor, furnishings, etc. The place is small enough to foster friendly relations between residents and their families and staff. The staff are brilliant. They are, in the main, young, highly skilled, intelligent and compassionate. Staff turnover is low and people work well as a team. I've lost count of the times that I've been impressed by and moved by their patience and resourcefulness as well as the warmth and sheer humanity which they have brought to bear on the difficult matter of caring for my now very frail and impaired husband. I am grateful for the way that the staff have continued to support me, too, through difficult times.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 24 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

We are very happy with the care we have received at Gracewell. Their staff are friendly and helpful. Always lots to do! Very welcoming! Would highly recommend it.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Likely

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Average Rating:   4 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 24 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

The care my mother receives in Gracewell of Hove is very good and she is very happy living here. She has a good relationship with most of the staff.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.4 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 24 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

A very friendly and homely feel to the home. Plenty of staff on-site all of whom are helpful and professional. A very clean environment. The menu choices are varied and the food is excellent. Residents are treated with respect and no matter when we visit them are always pleasant and efficient. A great plug is the fact there are always plenty of activities for residents.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 24 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team

Very good atmosphere, pleasant communal area and helpful staff.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   3.8 out of 5

UK Marketing, Marketing Assistant at The Pines Nursing Home responded to this review on 06 Jan 2017:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Gracewell of Hove.
Your feedback is important to us, as is the care and well-being of all of our residents. We take great pride in ensuring we deliver high-quality care and facilities to make a difference to our residents and their families lives.
The Gracewell of Hove Team.

My Mother moved to Gracewell of Hove after her husband (my Dad) died in December 2015. From the first day, she was made to feel welcome at home and treated with such dignity that I felt humbled. The room, food, and care given was excellent. My Mum died on 6/10/16 in the early hours of the morning. I didn't make it to her in time which I will feel guilty about forever, but your staff were there and helped her. Thank you!

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.9 out of 5

My father passed away in hospital on 2nd August 2016 before this he was a resident in Gracewell of Hove for 10 years. He had communication difficulties as he was profoundly deaf but he was happy and was well supported by staff there.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   3.8 out of 5

A super place having supported my wife with her mother. The manager was so helpful and took personal care of advising and then settling the mother in law in. All staff are lovely and caring. Lots of activities to do. Nice surroundings. We visited 12+ care homes and this was the best. Highly recommended.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.5 out of 5

My mother aged 95 was due for a spell of respite care in Gracewell of Hove in late August and September, but sustained a minor fall on 4 August in her sheltered flat nearby. Gracewell were extremely responsive to my request for help on 5 August and agreed to take her in as a resident immediately. They arranged for a home assessment visit that morning and provided a wheelchair for the short transfer. Neither they nor I expected this to be a short-term end of life admission, but when it became clear quite quickly and surprisingly that my mother was in terminal decline, Gracewell staff could not have been more caring and accommodating. They coped with times when she was distressed with patience and always put her welfare first. When a palliative care regime appeared necessary, they liaised very efficiently with my mother's GP practice, and this enabled her to die in a dignified and peaceful way, largely free from distress and pain. I am extremely grateful to Gracewell's management and nursing staff for undertaking this unexpected burden so uncomplainingly and effectively. It was a shame that my mother never recovered sufficiently to enjoy Gracewell's food and social facilities, but I was impressed with the standards of these from what I saw. I shall always be grateful to Gracewell for helping my mother to die in the right way and will unhesitatingly recommend its services to others.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

My mother spent the last year of her life here and she received excellent care. Nevertheless, I hesitate to recommend the home because the administration and management are so poor that I fear the standard of care may not be maintained.

The current state of affairs at the home is illustrated by the fact that the person currently named as manager on this website left over 8 months ago and there have been at least 2 different persons in charge since. The first of these managers was very committed and we were impressed by her strong vision for the home. Within months she was gone. We weren't told when or why she left but it seemed to coincide with the re-branding of the home.

It is with some trepidation that we chose a nursing home for our mother. We are grateful that the home was able to match the high aspirations that we had for her care. It is a tribute to the professionalism of the service staff. They deserve an equally professional management team. Let’s hope they get it soon.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Unlikely

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Average Rating:   4.2 out of 5

I have been so impressed with Gracewell in Hove. I have visited a few care homes and have often found them lacking in things. Gracewell in my eyes is how I would wish all care homes to be like. All the staff seem to really care and there is a bright and loving atmosphere through the building. They go the extra mile.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

This is the only nursing home in which I have been a resident but the ones which I have visited, this seems the best. It is attractively furnished with pleasant bedrooms. The nursing staff are excellent, taking trouble to provide that extra help.
I could not take much interest in the food but it seemed good and varied with a menu providing main courses and snack as alternatives.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.3 out of 5

This is an excellent care home with excellent staff, who do a great job in caring. Perhaps more rehabilitation programmes could be introduced otherwise very happy.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   4.6 out of 5

Lovely home, my nan loved it, the staff are excellent and the activities here are always very varied. Would thoroughly recommend this home.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Average Rating:   5 out of 5

It's nice, good food and the staff are very helpful.

How likely would you be to recommend The Pines Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

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Olivia

Olivia Marshall

Job Title: Activities Co-ordinator

Joined: 2012

Description:

I was originally employed at The Pines as a Healthcare Assistant which I loved but after 3 years decided I would like to put my more creative skills to good use. I'm passionate about ensuring our residents have a varied, interesting and most importantly fun social calendar. I love anything to do with animals and try to involve them somewhere in our activities which our residents love.

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