Located in the picturesque Norfolk village of Griston, Thorp House is a stunning care home that provides expert residential, nursing, dementia and respite care to those in need. What was once a rectory, this Kingsley Healthcare home provides a peaceful setting for the elderly to live and receive care and is also home to a range of facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, extensive gardens, a selection of dining rooms, lounges and conservatories and even self-contained bungalow-style accommodation for the more independent residents. With the jam-packed activity programme, there is never a dull moment at Thorp House, this care home even has its own resident peacocks!
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 Thorp House.
It is situated in Thetford and is close to popular amenities.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Thorp 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 41 beds at the home.
This care home is owned and operated by Kingsley Healthcare.
There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Thorp House, including: Arts & Crafts, Gardening & Flower Arranging, Baking & Cooking.
Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Thorp House the cost of care starts from £1,127 per week.
It's best to call the home directly on 01544 301271 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.