Shawcross

GoodCQC Rating
1 / 6

Care Home Location

Bolton Rd,  Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan WN4 8TU, UK
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Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.30 miles
Train Station1.50 miles
Nearby Shops0.40 miles

Overview

Shawcross Care Home is located on the outskirts of Ashton-in-Makerfield, a pretty market town in Greater Manchester. Offering residents a homely and friendly atmosphere, the Shawcross care team provides residential care, nursing care for people who have complex medical needs and specialist dementia care that is accredited as part of the Four Seasons Dementia Care Framework. The home even scooped a Top 20 Homes award from carehome.co.uk, which is reflected in its fun and vibrant atmosphere and varied activities programme. Shawcross is close to public transport links and local shops and other amenities are a short walk away.

BrandFour Seasons Health Care
Purpose BuildYes
Opening Date1996
Beds50
Ensuite Facilities100%
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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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
Requires improvement
CQC Effective Rating
Good
CQC Caring Rating
Good
CQC Responsive Rating
Good
CQC Well-led Rating
Good
CQC Publication Date: 16/03/2021

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 Shawcross located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Shawcross?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Shawcross?

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

How many beds does Shawcross have?

Currently, there are 50 beds at the home.

Who owns Shawcross?

This care home is owned and operated by Four Seasons Health Care.

What is the cost of care at Shawcross?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Shawcross the cost of care starts from £928 per week.

From:£928 p/w