Wheldon Complex, Wheldon Road, Castleford WF10 2PY
Fairburn Mews is a purpose-built facility offering nursing and residential care for people living with complex mental health needs.
At Fairburn Mews, care and activity plans are built around service users to both support and encourage them to be happy and fulfilled. Goals set are personal to each individual, identified by working closely with individuals, families and professionals, to ensure outcomes of care are achievable.
Fairburn Mews has two units; Hulme and Lowry, both boasting 10 bedrooms equipped with TV and telephone points, WiFi and an accessible en-suite wet room.
The Hulme unit provides care for those enduring mental health conditions and complex behaviours, while Lowry provides nursing care for those with neurological disabilities.
A dedicated visitors room is available for friends and family to use, featuring a sofa bed for overnight stays. Friends and family are encouraged to visit the home as regularly as possible, engage with loved ones and support them on their journey.
An accessible patio garden is available for all to socialise, relax and even carry out some gardening on the raised flower beds. The garden is widely used throughout the summer for service users to enjoy BBQs, summer fairs and other activities.
It is important to make every day better, which is why activity teams at Fairburn Mews work together with service users to create meaningful and exciting activities.
Staff facilitate group work, hobbies, and where appropiate, access to education and volunteering. Regular forums are carried out, allowing everyone to share their views on activities and suggest ideas for the future.
An accessible minibus is on-site, providing transport to the theatre, York Railway Museum, the coast, local attractions and more. Outings are a regular occurrence for Fairburn Mews, providing an exciting social calendar for all service users.
Group: Exemplar Health Care Ltd
Person in charge: Philip Sherratt (Home Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: City of Wakefield Metropolitan District 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*: Dementia • Mental Health Condition • Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Huntington's Disease • Neuropathic • Schizophrenia • Stroke
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 20
Rooms with ensuite WC: 20
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
The home has an open door policy, welcoming friends and family at all times.
If a meeting with the Home Manager is required, please call in advance.
Meal times are protected - there will be no answer to phone calls or the door during these times. Please contact the home directly for information on these mealtimes.
Free parking on site.
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Fairburn Mews: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Fairburn Mews has a Review Score of 8.3 (8.250)
The Review Score of 8.3 (maximum of 10) for Fairburn Mews 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 Fairburn Mews in Google's Search Results - more info
b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.3 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 Fairburn Mews is calculated as follows: ( (12 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 12 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 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.
The 3.25 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Fairburn Mews 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 maximum number of service users ÷ 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 Fairburn Mews?
Reviewer Connection to Fairburn Mews
Review submitted from a Postal Card by Linda P (Mother of Resident) on Thursday 9 March 2017. Relates to February 2017.
My daughter has been at The Mews since 2009 and my son was here from 2011 until 2015 when he passed away with dignity and peace. This home is second to none. The care staff and management, nurses, domestics and cooks are so caring to the residents and families alike.
How likely would you be to recommend Fairburn Mews? Extremely Likely
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
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