Plawhatch Lane, Sharpthorne, East Grinstead RH19 4JH
Horncastle House employs a skilled team of care workers who are equipped with the latest technology and support adults with neurological conditions and acquired brain injury.
Consisting of purpose-built bungalows, the home is ideal for complex needs while allowing clients a flexible lifestyle and access to numerous interests and activities.
Good nutrition is helped by homely cuisine and a robust in-house training programme keeps care standards high.
Group: Sussex Healthcare
Person in charge: Mary Johnston (Registered manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: West Sussex County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 20 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Epilepsy • Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilties
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 20
Rooms with ensuite WC: 20
Weekly Charges Guide: Nursing Care Single from £850
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Ground Floor Accommodation only • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on Horncastle Care Centre: click here
* Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Horncastle Care Centre has a Review Score of 8.3 (8.250)
The Review Score of 8.3 (maximum of 10) for Horncastle Care Centre 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 Horncastle Care Centre in Google's Search Results - more info
b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 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 Horncastle Care Centre is calculated as follows: ( (11 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 11 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 beds. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Care Home with 50 registered beds 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 Horncastle Care Centre 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 beds ÷ 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 Horncastle Care Centre?
Reviewer Connection to Horncastle Care Centre
Submitted from a Postal Card by R TN on Tuesday 7 February 2017. Relates to January 2017.
Friendly and helpful staff.
Next of kin well informed of situations.
Regular meeting with management and staff.
Plenty of entertainment/activities for residents.
How likely would you be to recommend Horncastle Care Centre? Extremely Likely
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
There are currently no awards/recognitions posted yet for Horncastle Care Centre
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Horncastle Care Centre