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Highfield Care Home

CQC Rating Good
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Care Home Location

11 Mandeville Rd,  Saffron Walden CB11 4AQ, UK
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Highfield Care Home in the picturesque medieval town of Saffron Walden is an established, purpose-built care home providing residential, nursing and dementia care. The home has been furnished to an exceptionally high standard, with facilities including ensuite bedrooms, a beautiful dining room, elegant tea rooms, a hairdressing salon and secure gardens where residents can relax and spend time with friends on sunny days. Highfield benefits from its proximity to the local independent shops, cafés and many historic old buildings of Saffron Walden, which is just a short ten-minute walk from the home. There is also parking available on-site for visitors.

BrandMaria Mallaband Care Group
Purpose BuiltNo
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Highfield*

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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.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Physical Disability

Not Available

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

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating requires improvementCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 05/09/2018

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Where is Highfield located?

It is situated in Saffron Walden and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Highfield?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Highfield?

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

How many beds does Highfield have?

Currently, there are 60 beds at the home.

Who owns Highfield?

This care home is owned and operated by Maria Mallaband Care Group.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Highfield, including: Arts & Crafts, Visits from Children, Exercise & Fitness.

What is the cost of care at Highfield?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Highfield the cost of care starts from £1,400 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01799 610170 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.

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