Temple Grove

Crowborough Road, Herons Ghyll, Uckfield TN22 4BY

Temple Grove, Uckfield, East Sussex
Temple Grove, Uckfield, East Sussex
Temple Grove, Uckfield, East Sussex

Temple Grove is a care home for up to 64 older people. Those living at Temple Grove are provided with personalised care plans tailored to individual needs, taking into account their history, likes and dislikes. Independence and choice are strongly encouraged and promoted throughout all aspects of life at the home.

Long-term, short-term, respite and convalescent care are all available at Temple Grove. The home can also cater for those with complex care needs.

The en-suite bedrooms are fully furnished and include a desk, wardrobe, flat screen televisions and WiFi. Residents are welcome to take along personal belongings and furnishings to make their rooms more comfortable and familiar. Bedrooms on the ground floor offer direct access into the gardens while those on the first floor feature picture windows, offering great views of the gardens.

Each floor has its own dining room and lounge and there are various additional facilities such as a film and TV room, a shop, a hair salon and family rooms.

Owner: Medici Healthcare

Person in charge: Alison Barnes (General Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 64 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment

Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 50+.

Single Rooms: 64

Rooms with ensuite WC: 64

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Temple Grove: 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

9.5 Temple Grove has a Review Score of 9.5 (9.467)

The Review Score of 9.5 (maximum of 10) for Temple Grove is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.8 out of 5 from 8 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Temple Grove in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.6 out of 5 from 8 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 4.842 for Temple Grove is calculated as follows: ( (80 Excellents x 5) + (15 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 95 Ratings = 4.842

  • 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:

    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.

    The 4.625 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Temple Grove is based on 8 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 12.8 positive Reviews (64 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 8 Reviews ÷ 12.8 Target = 0.625

  • 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
    7
  • Good
    1
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Temple Grove?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    7
  • Likely
    1
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Temple Grove

  • Daughter of Resident/Service User
    4
  • Brother of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Granddaughter of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Husband of Resident/Service User
    1
  • Sister of Resident/Service User
    1
  • more

Ever since my brother moved to Temple Grove care home in 2015. I have visited him there and found all staff I have come into contact with have been very friendly and helpful. My brother always seems very happy there and gets on with all the staff. He tells me the food is good and should there be something on the menu he does not like there is always something else provided.

From time to time I am told residents meet the chef and put forward suggestions for meals. A weekly notice of activities is given to the residents. The place always looks nice and clean. I cannot comment on value for money as I do not know what my brother pays.

How likely would you be to recommend Temple Grove? 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

If you are looking for a care home for a loved one, where you don't have to worry if they are being cared for properly, if they are stimulated through daily activities and entertainment, where they receive delicious home cooked food and are ALWAYS treated with care and dignity - then this is the home you are looking for!! If I needed to go in a home, I would want to be in this one, with wonderful caring staff looking after me! You will not find a happier better run home.

How likely would you be to recommend Temple Grove? 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 mother moved into Temple Grove in August last year, my mother was previously in another home care home closer to my home - Big mistake! My sisters and I looked at a lot of local homes and Temple Grove shines brighter than any due to its bright, clean, airy rooms and cheery, compassionate carers. I spent a lot of time visiting at this home and never once was I disappointed with the care my mother received. The manager and staff here could teach the other homes a thing or two!

How likely would you be to recommend Temple Grove? 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 grandmother spent the last 4/5 months of her life at "Temple Grove". She could not have been better cared for, the staff showed exemplary care and compassion to my grandmother, her every whim was catered to! The manager is hands on and always available to chat or just listen and reassure you. The home is bright, spotlessly clean and I can honestly say ALL the staff are happy, smiling and always ready to help you.

How likely would you be to recommend Temple Grove? 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

Have found the overall service, care and consideration towards my mother to be second to none.

How likely would you be to recommend Temple Grove? 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

On entering the home, there is a peaceful atmosphere, not a whiff of urine. No panic, no loud noises, calm.
The first member of staff you meet could be a cleaner at the entrance, has a smile and acknowledgement of you.
Everything that we have asked for has been seen to, any queries regarding personal needs met fully.
Very welcoming to share in meal times - coffee etc.
Meetings planned around us, every bit of information given, reasons why and up to date with legislation.
Couldn't wish fo better place, a "home from home".

How likely would you be to recommend Temple Grove? 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 wife went into Temple Grove initially for respite as I needed an operation and couldn't take care of her throughout my recuperation. She has Alzheimer's and was often anxious and agitated while at home but as soon as she went into Temple Grove my wife settled and became a lot calmer. All of the staff are very gentle and kind and I feel it has a positive effect on my wife. It was a hard decision to make for her to be a resident but the home's caregivers have given peace of mind.

How likely would you be to recommend Temple Grove? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Very pleased with the standard of care my mother is receiving at Temple Grove. The staff on Victoria wing are very helpful and caring.

How likely would you be to recommend Temple Grove? 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

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