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Silversprings Care Home

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Care Home Location

Tenpenny Hill,  Thorrington, Colchester CO7 8JG
Bus Stop0.50 miles
Local Pub0.90 miles
Train Station1.70 miles
Nearby Shops0.70 miles
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Overview

Nestled within the quaint Essex village of Thorrington, Silversprings care home provides a range of expert residential, dementia, nursing, respite and end of life care to those in need. Residents can enjoy the welcoming atmosphere at this Care UK, as well as the variety of modern features, including the stylish lounge, hair salon, activity room and stunning gardens where residents can stroll around the pond. Each Silversprings bedroom is beautifully decorated and comes equipped with its own en-suite wet room, ground floor rooms also have direct access to the patio and garden area, the perfect choice for those who enjoy gardening.

BrandCare UK
Purpose BuildNo
Opening Date2009
Beds64
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveYes

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

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CQC Safe Rating
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CQC Effective Rating
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CQC Caring Rating
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CQC Responsive Rating
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CQC Well-led Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 26/02/2022

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 Silversprings located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Silversprings?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Silversprings?

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

How many beds does Silversprings have?

Currently, there are 64 beds at the home.

Who owns Silversprings?

This care home is owned and operated by Care UK.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Silversprings, including: Book & Poetry, Wellbeing Classes, Beer, Cocktail & Wine

What is the cost of care at Silversprings?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Silversprings the cost of care starts from £971 per week.