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Friston House Care Home

GoodCQC Rating
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Care Home Location

414 City Way,  Rochester ME1 2BQ
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.20 miles
Train Station1.40 miles
Nearby Shops0.20 miles
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Overview

Situated near the historic city of Rochester, Friston House is a modern, purpose-built care home that provides a range of specialist care to those in need, including residential, respite, dementia and nursing care. Split into three units, this Barchester Healthcare home boasts a range of excellent facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, spacious lounge areas, an activity room and stunning courtyard gardens where residents can enjoy some fresh air. With great access to public transport, there is never a dull moment at Friston House, from regular day trips and parties to entertainment and activities, residents are kept engaged with the varied activities programme in this welcoming home.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuildYes
Opening Date1994
Beds81
Ensuite Facilities94%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care*

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Dementia Care

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.

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Nursing Care

Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.

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Respite Care

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.

* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

GoodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating
Good
CQC Effective Rating
Good
CQC Caring Rating
Good
CQC Responsive Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Well-led Rating
Good
CQC Publication Date: 01/03/2022

Care Home Facilities

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Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Hair & Beauty Salon

38% of care seekers told us that having a hair & beauty salon was a key consideration to their selection process.

Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Care Home Activities

Where is Friston House located?

It is situated in Rochester and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Friston House?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Friston House is rated good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at Friston House?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: nursing, respite, dementia.

How many beds does Friston House have?

Currently, there are 81 beds at the home.

Who owns Friston House?

This care home is owned and operated by Barchester Healthcare.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Friston House, including: Baking & Cooking, Exercise & Fitness, Gardening & Flower Arranging

What is the cost of care at Friston House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Friston House the cost of care starts from £1,333 per week.