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Charing House Care Home

GoodCQC Rating
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Care Home Location

Charing House Care Home,  Canterbury St, Gillingham ME7 5AY
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.20 miles
Train Station0.90 miles
Nearby Shops0.10 miles
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Overview

Retaining the architectural beauty from its former Municipal uses , Charing House has been converted into a high specification care home providing nursing, dementia, learning and physical disability residential and respite care. Located in Gillingham, this care home has 88 beds divided into 5 separate wings enabling a wide variety of care services to be offered. Facilities include a library, hair salon, roof garden and courtyard, sensory room, hydrotherapy room and private access to Gillingham Park. Residents are encouraged to plant their own flowers and vegetables on the raised soil beds provided. Charing House offers 3 meals a day plus refreshments and snacks with the menu changing seasonally which can be tailored to individual requirements.

BrandCharing Healthcare
Purpose BuildYes
Opening Date2011
Beds88
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care*

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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.

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

CQC Rating

GoodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating
Good
CQC Effective Rating
Good
CQC Caring Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Responsive Rating
Good
CQC Well-led Rating
Good
CQC Publication Date: 19/06/2021

Care Home Facilities

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Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Hair & Beauty Salon

38% of care seekers told us that having a hair & beauty salon was a key consideration to their selection process.

Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Care Home Activities

Where is Charing House located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Charing House?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Charing House?

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

How many beds does Charing House have?

Currently, there are 88 beds at the home.

Who owns Charing House?

This care home is owned and operated by Charing Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Charing House, including: Dance & Music, Gardening & Flower Arranging, Baking & Cooking

What is the cost of care at Charing House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Charing House the cost of care starts from £895 per week.