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Ford Place Care Home

CQC Rating Outstanding
Exterior of Ford Place care home in Thetford, Norfolk
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Greener Choice

Ford Place is more energy efficient than the average independent living property.

Care Home Location

Ford St,  Thetford IP24 2EP, UK
Bus Stop0.60 miles
Local Pub0.30 miles
Train Station0.80 miles
Nearby Shops0.30 miles
Non specific map

Overview

Nestled on the outskirts of Thetford, in the Norfolk countryside, picturesque setting, Ford Place is a beautiful care home under the distinguished ownership of the Stow Healthcare Group. This high-quality residence prides itself on offering premium residential and nursing care within a splendid Grade II Listed mansion. Residents at Ford Place can choose from three levels of historic suites, each providing spacious living areas, quality furnishings, private telephone lines, digital TV, and full access to communal facilities. Three acres of beautifully maintained gardens, including a historic walled garden, provide tranquil spaces. The home hosts many events, from singing and painting to cards, board games, movie afternoons, and live music performances, ensuring a vibrant and engaging environment. Friends and relatives are warmly encouraged to get involved, fostering a sense of community and connection.

BrandStow Healthcare Group
Purpose BuiltNo
Opening Date1997
Beds55
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Availability & Pricing

Permanent

Residential Care - Available

Permanent

Residential Dementia Care - Unavailable

Permanent

Nursing Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Dementia Care - Unavailable

Respite

Residential Care - Available

Respite

Residential Dementia Care - Unavailable

Respite

Nursing Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Dementia Care - Unavailable

Types of Elderly Care Available at Ford Place*

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
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
Palliative Care

Not Available

Day Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
Physiotherapy
Dementia Care
* 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 goodCQC Responsive Rating outstandingCQC Well-led Rating outstanding
CQC Publication Date: 26/02/2021

Care Home Facilities

Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Gardens
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area
Terrace Area
Wifi

Not Available

Bar
Cinema
Computer Room
Family Room
Gym
Library & Reading Room
Lift
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
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
Visits from Children

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Ford Place.

Where is Ford Place located?

It is situated in Ford Street and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Ford Place?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Ford Place?

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

How many beds does Ford Place have?

Currently, there are 55 beds at the home.

Who owns Ford Place?

This care home is owned and operated by Stow Healthcare Group.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Ford Place, including: Baking & Cooking, Arts & Crafts, Exercise & Fitness.

What is the cost of care at Ford Place?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Ford Place the cost of care starts from £1,345 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 03332 417643 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.