Eastham Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Exterior of Eastham Care Home in South Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford
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Care Home Location

Main Rd,  South Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford CM3 8RF
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.20 miles
Train Station0.40 miles
Nearby Shops0.20 miles
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Situated on a hill within seven acres of gardens, Eastham is located in South Woodham Ferrers and boasts stunning views of the Essex countryside. Along with residential and respite care for elderly people living with dementia, Eastham residents are encouraged to join in with activities such as cream teas, gardening and many more outside activities within the idyllic grounds. Eastham is home to 23 bedrooms with many rooms offering views that no one could tire of. The Runwood Homes care home even provides a weekly visiting hairdresser, creating a homely and comfortable environment for residents and visitors.

BrandRunwood Homes
Purpose BuiltNo
Opening Date1994
Ensuite Facilities4%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Eastham*

Lottie care
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.

Lottie care
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.

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

CQC Rating

requires improvementOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating requires improvementCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating outstandingCQC Well-led Rating requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 08/02/2023

Care Home Facilities


Dining Area
Family Room
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area
Terrace Area

Not Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area

Care Home Activities


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

Not Available

Baking & Cooking
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Book and Poetry
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Eastham located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Eastham?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Eastham?

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

How many beds does Eastham have?

Currently, there are 23 beds at the home.

Who owns Eastham?

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 Eastham, including: Exercise & Fitness, Dance & Music, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations.

What is the cost of care at Eastham?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Eastham the cost of care starts from £1,150 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01245 673711 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.