South Chowdene

OutstandingCQC Rating
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Care Home Location

Chowdene Nursing Home,  Chowdene Bank, Low Fell, Gateshead NE9 6JE, UK
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Bus Stop0.40 miles
Local Pub0.10 miles
Train Station4.30 miles
Nearby Shops0.90 miles

Overview

Situated in a quaint and peaceful residential area in Gateshead, South Chowdene is a welcoming acre home that provides expert residential, nursing and respite care to older adults. This Barchester Healthcare establishment is home to a wide range of facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of stylish lounges and dining areas, manicured gardens and a bright conservatory, perfect for the summer months. The dedicated activities team at South Chowdene ensure each resident’s needs and interests are catered for, whether it be activity classes or day trips to surrounding areas, there’s something for everyone here.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuildYes
Opening Date1987
Beds42
Ensuite Facilities17%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care*

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Residential Care

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.

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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

OutstandingOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating
Good
CQC Effective Rating
Good
CQC Caring Rating
Good
CQC Responsive Rating
Outstanding
CQC Well-led Rating
Outstanding
CQC Publication Date: 11/03/2021

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 South Chowdene located?

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

What is the CQC rating of South Chowdene?

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

What types of elderly care are available at South Chowdene?

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

How many beds does South Chowdene have?

Currently, there are 42 beds at the home.

Who owns South Chowdene?

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 South Chowdene, including: Beer, Cocktail & Wine, Children Visits, Dance & Music

What is the cost of care at South Chowdene?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At South Chowdene the cost of care starts from £960 per week.

From:£960 p/w