The Gables Care Home

101 Coates Road, Eastrea, Whittlesey, Peterborough PE7 2BD

The Gables Care Home, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Gables Care Home, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Gables Care Home, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

The Gables, located in the tranquil Cambridgeshire countryside, has a care team experienced in the challenges of dementia and long-term personal illness. A ‘Map of Life’ is put together so carers can get to know each client, aiming for a service that is satisfying emotionally as well as physically, including for respite, convalescence and palliative provision.

Modern comforts are in place to suit the lifestyles of older people, with this converted private house including tasteful decorations, sensory areas and special colour schemes.

Achieving a healthy diet for clients is prioritised by the home, with the chef ensuring that a menu of fresh and seasonal produce is tailored to individual preference.

Themed events are organised every month including music and movement whilst Residents can access beauty therapy along with other additional activities.

Group: HC-One

Person in charge: Henry Mutambo (Home Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 55 Service Users

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

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's

Admission Information: Ages 66+.

Single Rooms: 55

Rooms with ensuite WC: 55

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Separate Dementia Care Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on The Gables Care Home: click here

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

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Reviews

9.6 The Gables Care Home has a Review Score of 9.6 (9.601)

The Review Score of 9.6 (maximum of 10) for The Gables Care Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.7 out of 5 from 10 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for The Gables Care Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.9 out of 5 from 10 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 4.692 for The Gables Care Home is calculated as follows: ( (84 Excellents x 5) + (35 Goods x 4) + (1 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 120 Ratings = 4.692

  • 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 4.909 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for The Gables Care Home is based on 10 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 11 positive Reviews (55 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 10 Reviews ÷ 11 Target = 0.909

  • 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
    8
  • Good
    2
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend The Gables Care Home?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    9
  • Likely
    1
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to The Gables Care Home

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    3
  • Son of Resident/Service User
    3
  • Wife of Resident/Service User
    3
  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    1

I am very pleased that my mother was placed in The Gables Care Home. I am very pleased with her care and the attention she receives. She is always clean and tidy looking. On the occasions she has been unwell the doctor was called after being examined by a nurse. We feel the residents seem very well loved by the attentive staff.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 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: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

The care offered to my mum during her time at The Gables has been excellent. Our trust in the staff is 100%. They obviously all love and care for all residents as if they are family. Having a family member with dementia is very difficult and harrowing but knowing they are cared for in somewhere like The Gables is reassuring.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

I find that dad is very well cared for. He is always clean shaven and with his hair tidy. The carers are always attentive and respectful. The food quality is excellent and plentiful. Dad seems to be happy in their care. We are kept informed of any changes to his conditions.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Very good staff. Caring and polite. My wife is being well looked after and has gained weight and is very contented.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 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: Good

The most important thing in the care home is the staff and activities that are on offer. The dedicated entertainment team are a plus. I have found all the staff very attentive to the residents (full-time). Obviously, we have our favourites, the staff that go the extra mile, and there are quite a few that do. The staff also look after my dad when he visits. I've only seen the manager a few times but he has been very pleasant. It's not the easiest place to work but I'm glad the staff do. There always very busy with the residents as some are extremely challenging.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.1 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Good

I am delighted to say that my husband receives excellent care from all the staff at The Gables Care Home.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? 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

They are all lovely.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

The care my husband is receiving couldn't be better. All members of staff are very patient and caring, no matter what problems they are faced with.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

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 find the home very welcoming and all the staff carry out their duties to the best of their ability.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? 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

Every aspect of The Gables Care Home is excellent. All the staff are dedicated to looking after the residents.
Visitors and families are always greeted with welcoming smiles whatever time of the day they visit.

How likely would you be to recommend The Gables Care Home? 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

February 2018

Top 20 Large Care Home Groups 2018

Recipient: HC-One

Date: Thursday 01 Feb 2018

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April 2017

Top 20 Large Care Home Groups 2017

Recipient: HC-One

Date: Saturday 01 Apr 2017

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February 2016

Top 20 Large Care Home Groups 2016

Recipient: HC-One

Date: Monday 15 Feb 2016

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