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Nestled within the rural North Essex village of Halstead, Blackthorns is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, respite and dementia care to the elderly. Part of the Runwood Homes group, Blackthorns is home to a plethora of modern amenities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, some equipped with ensuite bathrooms, an on-site cafè, a charming dining area, a selection of communal lounges, a salon, manicured gardens and even a dedicated area for those living with dementia, allowing independence in a safe environment. The dedicated team at Blackthorns take pride in their activity programme, from gardening to arts and crafts, there’s something for everyone here.
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.
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.
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.
It is situated in Halstead and is close to popular amenities.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Blackthorns is rated good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.
The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.
Currently, there are 62 beds at the home.
This care home is owned and operated by Runwood Homes.
There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Blackthorns, including: Book & Poetry, Arts & Crafts, Dance & Music
Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Blackthorns the cost of care starts from £1,100 per week.
It's best to call the home directly on 01787 320764 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.