Abbey Grange Nursing Home, Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Abbey Grange Nursing Home, Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Abbey Grange Nursing Home, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Abbey Grange in Sheffield provides residential, dementia and nursing care. The home is situated in the Firvale area, close to the Northern General Hospital and the celebrated Meadowhall shopping centre. Abbey Grange is well serviced by the nearby main bus route to Sheffield city centre and M1 motorway.

The home is a converted character building, which has been thoughtfully extended and refurbished. Abbey Grange stands in accessible and well laid out gardens, with attractive sitting areas.

Residents enjoy a wide range of daily activities at the home as well as outings and events for families and friends to enjoy together. There is a monthly dementia cafe hosted jointly with the Alzheimer's Society.

Group: Country Court Care

Person in charge: Dipin Peter (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Sheffield City Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 74 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Admission Information: Ages 55+.

Single Rooms: 74

Rooms with ensuite WC: 50

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Visiting:

Visitors are welcome at any time.

Parking:

There is a private car park.

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Abbey Grange Nursing Home: click here

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

Bed Vacancies

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Reviews

9.4 Abbey Grange Nursing Home has a Review Score of 9.4 (9.434)

The Review Score of 9.4 (maximum of 10) for Abbey Grange Nursing Home is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.5 out of 5 from 24 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Abbey Grange Nursing Home in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.9 out of 5 from 14 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 4.488 for Abbey Grange Nursing Home is calculated as follows: ( (159 Excellents x 5) + (108 Goods x 4) + (16 Satisfactorys x 3) + (2 Poors x 2) ) ÷ 285 Ratings = 4.488

  • 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 4.946 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Abbey Grange Nursing Home is based on 14 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 14.8 positive Reviews (74 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 14 Reviews ÷ 14.8 Target = 0.946

  • 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
    14
  • Good
    10
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    21
  • Likely
    2
  • Don't know
    1
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Abbey Grange Nursing Home

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    12
  • Son of Resident/Service User
    3
  • Wife of Resident/Service User
    2
  • Aunt of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Brother-in-law of Resident/Service User
    1
  • more

I find the care home to be welcoming and have never had any reason to complain. Staff seem happy to be at work and my father is happy here.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Satisfactory

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

The home is always clean and staff are friendly and caring.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.1 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: Excellent

First time visit. Pleasant ambience.

First visit to a care home for probably 20 years. So difficult to cross-compare standards.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Don't know

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

This nursing home and staff are a credit to your organisation. The home is spotless, the staff are helpful, friendly and informative. As soon as you walk in you are greeted and welcomed like one of the family. The nursing and carers are fantastic. They inform you how your mum is doing.

I honestly cannot find anything to criticise this home or staff, absolutely fantastic.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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

My mum is in Abbey Grange Sheffield, she is well looked after. I love this care home. They are lovely people and very caring.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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

I am very happy with the care given to my mom and the support given to me both when I visit or am on the phone.
If the senior staff can't talk to me at the time I am here, they make an arrangement (time and day) to speak to me.
Also, senior workers/staff all know me and Mom.
They live up to 'Our family caring for yours'.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

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

During this month the staff went out of their way to make the home and all residents and visitors made to feel welcome, with smiling faces.
Nothing is too much trouble, no matter how busy they were, even inviting relatives to have Christmas lunch with their loved ones, which was a lovely Christmas Day for all.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Satisfactory

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Satisfactory

I have been pleased with the care my Mum has received. Staff have made time for both Mum and I. They are responsible, caring and do their job well. I have found the staff pleasant to deal with, both on the nursing and admin side.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Generally the home is well staffed, clean and tidy. There is always a lovely welcome but the important thing is my dad is happy and cared for in a satisfactory way.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.1 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Everything at Abbey Grange is spot on. Care given is excellent, always on hand. Good choices at meal times. Rooms are spotless. Everyone is friendly.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

I cannot fault the care my dad receives. The carers look after him very well and when he is ill, they respond immediately. They are happy to care for him at home, as opposed to going to hospital which is not what we want. My only concern is that the front door is open, sometimes in the evening, and I feel that it should be locked when Reception is unmanned.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Satisfactory

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Satisfactory

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Satisfactory

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Poor

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Poor

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

I am happy that my mother is staying here. She has improved since leaving the hospital. My introduction to this care home was very pleasant and thought it would suit me.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

I have found everyone at Abbey Grange to be very helpful and that nothing is too much trouble. My wife has had the best of care she could have wished for. Our only wish is that she could respond to her treatment.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

My Sister-in-law is very happy in here. The staff are brilliant and can't do enough for you and always pleasant in their stressful job.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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

Staff are kind, thorough and thoughtful, and happy to talk through the care plan as my mum's needs change over time. The home itself is very light sunny and spacious, which was a big consideration for me, also easy access to M1 for relatives visiting.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Visited my mum today and she's happy where she is. All the staff are lovely, friendly, kind and look after her really well. If they have any concerns they always telephone me to keep me informed. The home is very clean and always smells lovely, not like some that I've visited. I'm very happy that my mum is well looked after. She's safe, warm, well-fed and of course happy, which makes me happy too. Well done Abbey Grange

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.3 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Satisfactory

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Satisfactory

Value for Money: Satisfactory

I think Abbey Grange look after my mum very, very well. She is happy and settled, and it is an excellent nursing home. Talk to them, have fun with them, as well as taking care of them.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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

My opinion of this care home is that it is one of the best. My mother was in a care home and I thought of that one as being very good, this one is way above that one. My husband is very well looked after.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

The care and treatment my Aunt gets is wonderful. The staff at the home are very caring people and nothing is too much trouble for them.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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

Abbey Grange staff and management are very helpful and keep me informed on my Fathers progress. He needs regular medical checks and the home is very clean and always tidy. All staff interact with all of the residents and there is entertainment for all the residents and family members too.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

My auntie appears to be looked after very well. She has a stent in her throat due to cancer and the food she is given suits her condition. All staff are very approachable and helpful and if you do have any questions to ask they take time to explain things fully.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

Overall, very satisfied with the care provided. There is always a friendly welcome and someone to speak to with any concerns. Staff are lovely and the home is well looked after and clean. My dad is very settled here.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Good

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Mum has been at Abbey Grange since April 2016. She has settled in nicely and all the staff have been wonderful. The accommodation is spacious and well decorated and they have a good activities programme (even though mum can't take part in many). The meals are nutritious and look appetising and care and dignity is always shown.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing Home? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.5 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

My nan has only been in this nursing home a short time, but every member of staff have been very caring and helpful and have all assisted to her needs.

How likely would you be to recommend Abbey Grange Nursing 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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