Alexandra House Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Lounge of Alexandra House care home in Harlow, Essex
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Care Home Location

Alexandra House,  Hamstel Rd, Harlow CM20 1BU, UK
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.30 miles
Train Station0.90 miles
Nearby Shops0.10 miles
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Nestled within its own superb grounds next to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow, Alexandra House offers person-centred residential, dementia, nursing and respite care in a safe and secure environment. Along with providing a rich and engaging lifestyle for it residents, this Runwood home provides a packed activity schedule from regular clubs to get involved in to tea parties and games nights. Alexandra House also features private wet rooms in every bedroom and boasts experienced chefs who tailor meals to the individual, specifically those living with dementia. This Essex care home has everything you need to feel right at home.

BrandRunwood Homes
Purpose BuiltYes
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Alexandra House*

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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.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Convalescent Care
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

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

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 15/07/2023

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed

Not Available

Computer Room
Dining Area
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children

Not Available

Baking & Cooking
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Book and Poetry
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Alexandra House located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Alexandra House?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Alexandra House?

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

How many beds does Alexandra House have?

Currently, there are 106 beds at the home.

Who owns Alexandra House?

This care home is owned and operated by Runwood Homes.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Alexandra House, including: Dance & Music, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Arts & Crafts.

What is the cost of care at Alexandra House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Alexandra House the cost of care starts from £1,250 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01279 598988 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.