Situated in the small Essex seaside town of Harwich, Alexandra House is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, dementia and respite care to older people. This well-established MHA care home boasts a range of modern facilities to help residents feel at home, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite wet rooms, a selection of stylish lounges and quiet spaces, a hairdressing salon and manicured gardens with inviting patio areas. The dedicated team here at Alexandra House ensures no two days are the same, whether it be partaking in award winning music therapy to help alleviate isolation for dementia residents, playing bingo or arts and craft. Residents can also access support from MHA's dedicated Chaplain.
Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.
Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.
Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.
It is situated in Harwich and is close to popular amenities.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Alexandra House is rated as good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.
The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.
Currently, there are 47 beds at the home.
This care home is owned and operated by MHA (Methodist Homes).
There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Alexandra House, including: Gardening & Flower Arranging, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Book and Poetry.
Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Alexandra House the cost of care starts from £939 per week.
It's best to call the home directly on 01255 444275 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.