Clarke Street, Barnsley S75 2TS
Saxondale EMI Care Home was once a Victorian family home which was extended during the 1960s. The original part of the building still holds its Victorian charm and offers residents 3 spacious lounges which overlook the gardens. The home is convenient for the local town and its amenities, and is within walking distance.
Saxondale is built on two levels and caters for 36 Service Users of 55 years and over. Day and Respite Care is also provided.
This well established home is involved in the local community and has an excellent reputation for providing a high standard of individualised care. Saxondale has been awarded the Silver Award for catering by Barnsley District General Hospital for nutrition and variety, for the past 2 years. This is currently the highest award that is offered and the Home have made it their goal to achieve Gold when it is introduced.
Residents may benefit from the regular visits made to the home by an optician and dentist, at an additional highly discounted rate. There is also hairdresser and chiropodist services available. Saxondale holds a monthly hymn service and communion service.
The home offers a programme of activities for residents that includes one-to-one activities, reminiscence groups, bingo, board games and gardening as well as baking, making calendars, collating old photos of Service Users, papier mache and aromatherapy sessions, which prove to be very popular amongst the Service Users.
Group: The Bondcare Group
Person in charge: Lisa Shaw (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 36 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Old Age
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Cancer Care • Challenging Behaviour • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Single Rooms: 36
Rooms with ensuite WC: 36
Weekly Charges Guide: Nursing Care Single £386 – £533 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Saxondale EMI Nursing Home to find out the exact price for your requirements.)
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Separate Dementia Care Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Saxondale EMI Nursing Home: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
There are currently no awards/recognitions posted yet for Saxondale EMI Nursing Home
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Saxondale EMI Nursing Home