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Windy Knowe Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Exterior of Windy Knowe in Oxton, Birkhenead
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Care Home Location

Windy Knowe Nursing Home,  Birkenhead, Prenton CH43 6US, UK
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.50 miles
Train Station1.30 miles
Nearby Shops0.80 miles
Non specific map

Overview

Windy Knowe, part of Springcare, is located in the Oxton area of Birkhenead, is a recently refurbished nursing home in Wirral specialising in dementia care. With sweeping rear views looking out over the fields of Wirral Ladies Golf Course, the building comfortably accommodates 49 beds, all accessible by lift, across three floors. The original architecture, dating back to 1903, has been preserved in all of the communal areas, including three communal lounges, two dining rooms, and a quiet room for private meetings, and there is easy access to the extensive gardens at the rear of the building for visitors and guests alike. Activities are readily adapted to suit the needs of individuals and groups and include guest entertainers and trips out utilising the care home’s minibus.

BrandSpringcare
Purpose BuiltNo
Opening Date2006
Beds49
Ensuite Facilities61%
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 Windy Knowe*

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

Not Available

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

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 24/03/2021

Care Home Facilities

Available

Dining Area
Gardens
Hair & Beauty Salon
Lift
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area
Wifi

Not Available

Activity Room
Bar
Cafe or Restaurant
Cinema
Computer Room
Family Room
Gym
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Spa
Terrace Area

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
Visits from Children

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Windy Knowe.

Where is Windy Knowe located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Windy Knowe?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Windy Knowe?

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

How many beds does Windy Knowe have?

Currently, there are 49 beds at the home.

Who owns Windy Knowe?

This care home is owned and operated by Springcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Windy Knowe, including: Exercise & Fitness, Hair & Beauty Treatments, Beer, Cocktails & Wine.

What is the cost of care at Windy Knowe?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Windy Knowe the cost of care starts from £850 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01702 967586 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.