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Downs View Care Home

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Care Home Location

Badbury,  Swindon, SN4 0EU
Bus Stop0.40 miles
Local Pub0.20 miles
Train Station5.60 miles
Nearby Shops0.70 miles
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Overview

Located in the quiet rural hamlet of Badbury, Downs View Care Centre provides residential care, day care services and expert dementia care, as well as specialist palliative care. The home offers a range of bespoke single and double rooms with ensuite facilities, but the real jewel in its crown is the Downs View Sensory Garden, which was designed to resemble an English country garden and features shaded areas, non-slip soft flooring, colourful flowers, plants and herbs and water features. There’s even a Pets Corner and aviary! The centre is well-located to nearby towns including Swindon and Marlborough and is situated just one mile from the M4.

BrandCoate Water Care
Purpose BuildYes
Opening Date1987
Beds51
Ensuite Facilities80%
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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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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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

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CQC Safe Rating
Good
CQC Effective Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Caring Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Responsive Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Well-led Rating
Good
CQC Publication Date: 27/09/2022

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 Downs View located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Downs View ?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Downs View ?

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

How many beds does Downs View have?

Currently, there are 51 beds at the home.

Who owns Downs View ?

This care home is owned and operated by Coate Water Care.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Downs View , including: Book & Poetry, Exercise & Fitness, Hair & Beauty Treatments

What is the cost of care at Downs View ?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Downs View the cost of care starts from £1,200 per week.