Situated in Wantage, a historic market town in Oxfordshire, St Katharine’s House is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, dementia, nursing, nursing, respite and palliative care to the elderly. This well-established Gold Care home boasts a range of modern facilities to help residents feel at home, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, a selection of stylish communal lounges, a library, a bar, a meditation area, hairdressing services and manicured gardens. The jam-packed activity programme ensures no two days are the same here at St Katherine’s House, whether it be meditating or board games.
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 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.
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.
Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about St Katharine's House.
It is situated in Ormond Road and is close to popular amenities.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. St Katharine's House is rated as good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.
The following types of elderly care are available at this home: nursing, respite, dementia, residential.
Currently, there are 76 beds at the home.
This care home is owned and operated by Gold Care Homes.
There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at St Katharine's House, including: Visits from Children, Wellbeing Classes, Exercise & Fitness.
Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At St Katharine's House the cost of care starts from £1,300 per week.
It's best to call the home directly on 01544 300683 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.