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Alderwood Care Home

CQC Rating Outstanding
Library at Alderwood Care Home in Colchester, Essex
Bedroom at Alderwood Care Home in Colchester, Essex
Dining Room at Alderwood Care Home in Colchester, Essex
Dining Room at Alderwood Care Home in Colchester, Essex
Salon at Alderwood Care Home in Colchester, Essex
Cinema at Alderwood Care Home in Colchester, Essex
Garden at Alderwood Care Home in Colchester, Essex
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Care Home Location

39 Essex Hall Rd,  Colchester CO1 1ZP
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Overview

A stone’s throw from sweeping green spaces and excellent transport links in the heart of Colchester, Alderwood Care Home offers a haven of comfort and companionship. With an intent focus on boosting well-being and self-fulfilment, their expert team delivers high-quality residential, nursing, and dementia care that is person-centred to meet the needs of each individual. The Alderwood team supports residents in the freedom and autonomy to design their own days, with a choice of daily activities and spacious communal areas available for use, including elegant lounges, private dining room, library, cinema, and landscaped gardens complete with outdoor kitchen and beautiful seating area.

BrandCarebase
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date2011
Beds65
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Availability & Pricing

Permanent

Residential Care - Available

Permanent

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Residential Care - Available

Respite

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Dementia Care - Available

Types of Elderly Care Available at Alderwood*

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
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.

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
Day Care
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Mental Health
Physiotherapy
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

outstandingOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating outstandingCQC Responsive Rating outstandingCQC Well-led Rating outstanding
CQC Publication Date: 05/12/2020

Care Home Facilities

Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Cinema
Dining Area
Gardens
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Lift
Own Furniture Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area
Terrace Area
Wifi

Not Available

Activity Room
Bar
Computer Room
Family Room
Gym
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Spa

Care Home Activities

Available

Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Alderwood.

Where is Alderwood located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Alderwood?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Alderwood?

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

How many beds does Alderwood have?

Currently, there are 65 beds at the home.

Who owns Alderwood?

This care home is owned and operated by Carebase.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Alderwood, including: Wellbeing Classes, Dance & Music, Exercise & Fitness.

What is the cost of care at Alderwood?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Alderwood the cost of care starts from £1,700 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01258 444856 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.