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10 Mar 2014 by Carol H
After nearly five years we are still very satisfied and mother is... continue reading.
10 Mar 2014 by Valerie S
Very satisfied with the care given, they always make... continue reading.
06 Mar 2014 by Vern S
Staff are friendly, work with dignity towards residents and family, to a very high standard of care. Home... continue reading.
03 Mar 2014 by Susan Christmas
Mum is very happy in this home, she is well looked... continue reading.
01 Mar 2014 by sheila light
On our first visit and been shown around the care home we knew we had found the home for my sister and brother in law to be together. The introduction... continue reading.
28 Feb 2014 by Judith Price
Marjorie lived at the care home April 2007 until she died Nov 2013. Although she had alzeihmers in the early years she enjoyed good physical health, the meals and activities.... continue reading.
28 Feb 2014 by Carole Coleman
The management and carers at The Chanters have worked extremely hard to help my father settle into the care home. He has always liked privacy and so this has made... continue reading.
23 Feb 2014 by VERITY LUDLOW
I take my friend to see her husband who is a resident at your home, during my time there I have been very impressed by the staff, on how they... continue reading.
21 Feb 2014 by Eileen
The care my relative has received has been of a high standard from all members of staff. They have the best interests of the clients at heart and provide a... continue reading.
21 Feb 2014 by Claire Phipps
The staff are always helpful and friendly, the rooms are lovely and the place feels more like a hotel than a care home (in a good way!) I would be... continue reading.
14 Feb 2014 by Joanne G
High level of care with friendly, very helpful staff. Mother-in-law always in clean clothes and has regular baths. Mother-in-law is very well cared for. Family resident meetings where everyone is... continue reading.
12 Feb 2014 by Louise C
Thank you all so much for your wonderful kindness and dedication, we really couldn't have asked for more. We had lots of happy times visiting Gran at St Mary's -... continue reading.
11 Feb 2014 by kath whiston
My Mum has been in Penwortham Lodge for over a year now Everything is wonderful at the home. The staff are marvellous with Mum and she has settled in so... continue reading.
09 Feb 2014 by Dr Jeffrey Millar
My Father, Charles Millar has been in this care home for over a year. The standard of care he receives, overseen by the manager Sandra Allan and her staff is... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Maurice Hutson
I am a resident and have only been here a short while but so far I am happy with the care I have received and find the staff are very... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Christopher Roberts
Always a warm welcome from the helpful, caring staff, which in turn creates a homely... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Hayley N
Recommend because standard of... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Richard N
Standard of care and... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Natasha Wallace
Nice friendly staff, good rooms, - clean, tidy. Staff make everyone feel welcome. Plenty of parking spaces. Plenty of room to... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Joan L
I find the care of my husband very good and its a settling feeling knowing he has... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Sally Mold
I find the quality of care excellent and staff are helpful and thoughtful in what can be... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Claire H
Found care... continue reading.
07 Feb 2014 by Susan N
My reasons are that I am always made welcome and feel the... continue reading.
01 Feb 2014 by Jennifer Hindmarch
When Mum was diagnosed with cancer she was adamant that she stay in her own home and then stay at the very end at a hospice. However, during the last... continue reading.
31 Jan 2014 by Ian de Haan
Our Mother was resident at Dungate for over two and a half years until her death in late 2013. The quality of the care was always first class. Mum was always... continue reading.
31 Jan 2014 by Lindsay H
Having visited many care homes in my search to find a suitable one for my 93 year old mum I felt that this one stood out from the rest. She... continue reading.
29 Jan 2014 by Renee E
My mother is very well looked after. The best thing that's happened to her is coming here. She could not be better looked after. Breaking both hips and having heart... continue reading.
28 Jan 2014 by Heather Knowles
My father has been in this home for four years and receives the best care possible. This is based on the staff who are lovely with him and treat him... continue reading.
28 Jan 2014 by Ann C
Staff are very friendly, home is clean and nice and the bedrooms nice. Just been painted and refurbished also, everything... continue reading.
24 Jan 2014 by Gillian Chater
My Uncle and aunt have been resident for 2 years. My aunt died at the Hollies on the 18th November 2013. My Uncle who is 90 and suffering from Alzheimer's... continue reading.
22 Jan 2014 by Frederick D
My sister lives here. The home is bright and homely. The staff are attentive at all times. The food looks good, and she is always happy when I see her. continue reading.
21 Jan 2014 by Jean Palmer
With two close relatives who both have dementia of different types and who have been living at Stambridge Meadows for just over one year, I feel I want to recommend... continue reading.
20 Jan 2014 by Helen Carty
My mother has been in this home for one year, and her quality of care is outstanding. The staff from manager to nursing staff, activities staff, cleaning and kitchen staff,... continue reading.
20 Jan 2014 by David Henrys
I have been visiting family from Canada, and I am impressed with what I have seen so far - Dad is happy here, he doesn't have the pain he had... continue reading.
20 Jan 2014 by John N
All staff are very friendly. Very professional team of carers and nurses. Great communication with residents. Very respectful of residents in their care. Many and varied activities for the residents.... continue reading.
20 Jan 2014 by Patricia M
The staff are looking after my 96 year old mother very well. They are taking care... continue reading.
20 Jan 2014 by Henry McGuiness
I have received fantastic care from all members of staff, from carers to the laundry staff. Nothing... continue reading.
20 Jan 2014 by Carol Counsill
This is a very clean care home. The staff are... continue reading.
19 Jan 2014 by Jean Walters
I often visit Georges and must say I would recommend this home to anyone, all the staff are friendly and caring and nothing seems too much trouble, it is always... continue reading.
17 Jan 2014 by Antony H
Complete satisfaction with care... continue reading.
17 Jan 2014 by Terry-Ann W
My mother is 91 and has been in Cantley Grange for over three years. She has Parkinson's disease so has very little speech or mobility and is in a wheelchair.... continue reading.
17 Jan 2014 by Sue W
My father receives great care. He is always kept clean, fresh bedding and encouraged to eat and drink even though in late stage dementia. He has been bed ridden for a year... continue reading.
17 Jan 2014 by Louise M
Excellent care and accommodation. After viewing a considerable amount of care homes this one was definitely the best, no smells, very clean, nothing a problem to staff who are very... continue reading.
16 Jan 2014 by Tom D
My wife has been resident in Astley Grange for over two years and I can't find any fault with the care she has received in this time. The staff are... continue reading.
15 Jan 2014 by John L
Mother was resident at care home. Well looked after and did not want for anything, staff are excellent and worked well with myself and my sister, keeping us well informed... continue reading.
14 Jan 2014 by Rita Eason
I would recommend the home and the staff. I had peace of mind knowing my mother had such a high standard of care throughout her stay. The staff couldn't have... continue reading.
10 Jan 2014 by Janet J
Staff are kind to me and my mother. They have a good understanding of dementia and work hard to give the best care. The staff are quick to keep me... continue reading.
10 Jan 2014 by Robert L
I am delighted with the standard of care given to my mother (and to the more challenging residents!). The staff are always approachable, always have time to answer questions and... continue reading.
09 Jan 2014 by Fred B
Mother had a new lease of life after entering Wainfleet Care Home. It was really a home from home; sadly she passed away at over 100 years old even during... continue reading.
09 Jan 2014 by Ann P
My mum has been in this home for over ten years, the staff are like an extended part of our family, always there for her and keeping us informed of... continue reading.
09 Jan 2014 by Winifred B
My sister was only a resident for a short while before she died but in that time the carer's and nurses provided excellent care. Nothing was too much trouble. We... continue reading.
08 Jan 2014 by Martin Walker
The home is nice, the staff help when they are asked. I always get nice meals and lots of crisps. They make... continue reading.
08 Jan 2014 by Norma Crompton
I reside here and fins it suits my needs. I find all the staff congenial and friendly. The... continue reading.
08 Jan 2014 by Ada G
I live here and I like all the staff and like talking to the residents on a day to day basis. I like the food and the pudding are excellent. continue reading.
08 Jan 2014 by Joan Hutchinson
The home is very good. All the staff are really lovely. I get a good choice of meals and... continue reading.
08 Jan 2014 by Helen Fowler
I would recommend Ladyfield care home to anyone. I am so happy that my father is... continue reading.
08 Jan 2014 by Patricia Slater
Very good care by staff.... continue reading.
07 Jan 2014 by Barbara S
My mother is 101 years old, after initial settling in period she is in much better health. The staff are excellent, caring and always happy, they greet everyone with a... continue reading.
31 Dec 2013 by Russell
My brother and I were deeply sensitive about the need for our mother to go into a nursing home and suffered all of the guilt and anxiety that you would... continue reading.
30 Dec 2013 by Sam truemore
This really is an amazing home. I had been looking after my mother at home for a number of years but it was getting too much. When I came to... continue reading.
27 Dec 2013 by Beverley Kershaw
Mum has been at Hawthornes 12 months in January 2014. She was very apprehensive to start with and did not want to stay but the staff were brilliant with her... continue reading.
24 Dec 2013 by Chris Jones
This home provides outstanding care for my 98 yr old Mum, it is always clean with pleasant surroundings, a wide range of activities are provided, the staff are always friendly... continue reading.
24 Dec 2013 by Paula Patton
The care offered to our mum was second to none. The staff were caring, professional and loving towards mum until the end of her life. The overall standard of care... continue reading.
18 Dec 2013 by Peter C
My aunt aged 99 years had previous association with this care home as a visitor to their luncheon club - she has now been a permanent resident for over 12... continue reading.
18 Dec 2013 by Dennis Stott
I think Ladyfield Nursing Home Is very very good the staff care about the residents they really look after them the food is very good the bedrooms are well laid... continue reading.
10 Dec 2013 by Sheila W
Physical and general health requirements are well catered for. Personal care ie treatment as an individual and concern regarding general... continue reading.
09 Dec 2013 by Neil M
I would highly recommend any parent... continue reading.
09 Dec 2013 by Gillan B
After visiting many care homes, i found Wordsworth House to be very friendly,relaxed atmosphere, full of bright colours and cheerful. All the residents are full of praise for the staff... continue reading.
07 Dec 2013 by Rosie
Alwoodleigh care home is an excellent residential home. Always enjoy visiting the friendly and clean environment. The staff are wonderful and I know everyone is well cared for and supported... continue reading.
26 Nov 2013 by Lorraine Lane
My own mother was in a few different care homes, they weren't a patch on The Sycamores. It is so clean, up to date well decorated. No bad smells at... continue reading.
26 Nov 2013 by Rodney Woods
The home is very clean and warm. All residents' needs are met and the staff are excellent. Meals are very good and varied. The rooms are cosy and the bedding... continue reading.
26 Nov 2013 by Pauline H
Warm, caring, and welcoming staff, with a very nice and relaxed attitude towards us. They are always eager to speak to us and help in... continue reading.
26 Nov 2013 by Andrea C
Friendly, homely, welcome, caring staff who are approachable. Relatives of residents are made very welcome. Any problems are sorted promptly. Overall it... continue reading.
25 Nov 2013 by Wanda Laskowski
Everyone is made welcome at any time. The residents receive the best of care attention from all staff. There is a happy, friendly atmosphere within the home. Everyone is encouraged... continue reading.
22 Nov 2013 by Jill Cooper
I looked at many care homes for my Dad - so I feel I have experience in comparing different places. As soon as I walked into the Squirrels the atmosphere... continue reading.
22 Nov 2013 by Margaret A
The home and staff are very welcoming, they really care for the residents the food is of good quality. Mum would recommend this home to anyone and is sorry to... continue reading.
21 Nov 2013 by Colette R
My husband spent four days in Belmont having giving me a chance to have a short holiday in October. He seemed very happy there and I was told that the... continue reading.
14 Nov 2013 by Harry H
Staff are friendly and show patience and care for there clients. Residents suffering with dementia and sometimes incontinence are dealt with, with... continue reading.
12 Nov 2013 by Sue Woods
The manager and staff are excellent, they have time for residents and visitors. Nothing is too much trouble for them. I would not have my mum living anywhere else. I... continue reading.
12 Nov 2013 by Barbara Chippendale
of all the care homes we tried, this one is the best by far. Its dementia unit is really good and caring and meets my... continue reading.
11 Nov 2013 by Susan C
The staff are very friendly. They spend a lot of time with the residents doing various activities to entertain them. They are very caring and try to keep the residents... continue reading.
08 Nov 2013 by Stephen B
Good facilities, caring and... continue reading.
08 Nov 2013 by Peter Fleming
The care home is only 5 years old and is very well designed. The room my wife had was very good with its own ensuite. The lounge and restaurant are... continue reading.
07 Nov 2013 by PB
I am very happy indeed with our choice of Memory House as the care home for my 98 year old mother who became a resident there at the beginning of... continue reading.
07 Nov 2013 by Leslie G
The nursing home and its grounds are always well presented, welcoming, clean, and well maintained. The staff are outstanding, very friendly, and accommodating. The quality of care is outstanding as... continue reading.
06 Nov 2013 by David Heppenstall
Very... continue reading.
31 Oct 2013 by Flora W
My father is the most important man in my life and I love him so much, so to have someone care for him and to trust them 100% was very... continue reading.
30 Oct 2013 by Susan L
The Orchard care homes are well designed with wide corridors and doorways, particularly good for people in wheelchairs. The rooms are spacious and well furnished with good en-suite facilities. Every... continue reading.
28 Oct 2013 by Christine & Andrew Fox
If every home in the country was like this, there would never be any 'bad news stories'. The management and staff all obviously love their work and treat the residents... continue reading.
15 Oct 2013 by Pat Lewis
I am a very close friend of Mrs Dee Martina and her son Gary. On my many visits to this home I have found the standard of care in every... continue reading.
08 Oct 2013 by Jane Billington
Mum spent 2 weeks in hospital, which gave me peace of mind whilst on holiday. Mum was very apprehensive, but loved her time at Cantley Grange. She thought the staff... continue reading.
08 Oct 2013 by FIONA PARKER
My mum was in 3 respite care homes until we were lucky enough to get a place at Avonbridge Care Home. The care is personalised to the needs of the... continue reading.
04 Oct 2013 by Douglas Holliday
My mother of 92 years of age is a resident, and the care she receives is first class. She receives one to one care. I cannot thank these people enough. continue reading.
02 Oct 2013 by Jane Wright
My Dad was in there. It is a lovely home. Very welcoming, and the staff are great. My mum is there now. She is very happy and well looked after. continue reading.
01 Oct 2013 by Alan Kitson
This care home is second to none. Very modern and clean. The rooms are very spacious and comfortable. All the staff are very friendly and helpful at all times. Nothing... continue reading.
30 Sep 2013 by Dale Campbell
I am pleased with how caring and kind the staff are with my mother, especially as I know her condition means she can be quite difficult, but the staff seem... continue reading.
27 Sep 2013 by Anne C
Staff very attentive, loving to residents and treatment of residents outstanding. They treat residents the way they treat own family. Home has a friendly atmosphere. Carers and staff meet all... continue reading.
24 Sep 2013 by Brenda Fuller
Like a five star hotel. Spacious rooms, caring and cheerful staff. Good food. A safe, homely place where residents are cared for. Gives... continue reading.
23 Sep 2013 by Anne Broadbent
I visit regularly and am always made to feel welcome by staff. I also see how well cared for my relatives are and how staff make time to chat with... continue reading.
20 Sep 2013 by Ann M
Very caring staff see to all my mother's needs. Good choices of food at mealtimes and staff help my mother when she can't manage. Very nice and comfortable rooms, with... continue reading.
18 Sep 2013 by Marion McCann
Since the arrival of the new manager, Ian Bailantyne, my husband is receiving the... continue reading.
18 Sep 2013 by Sue B
Lovely, clean and fresh care home. You always receive a nice friendly welcome, when visiting the care home. I find it a relaxing place to visit. I feel my grandma... continue reading.
17 Sep 2013 by Alan Saunders
My wife has Alzheimer's and has been at Cavell House over five years, has no mobility, no conversation yet still looks amazing, mainly due to the care that she receives,... continue reading.
16 Sep 2013 by Rose Morris
I was so upset leaving mum in Chanters, but the staff were wonderful, and now 3 months later she is so happy, loves it, loves the staff and the food... continue reading.
16 Sep 2013 by Jennifer Greenwood
The home manager and staff go that one step further to make all the residents... continue reading.
16 Sep 2013 by Lesley Goss
My mother has had the best of care whilst at Lincombe Manor. The accommodation is very good, the staff first class and I would not hesitate to recommend anyone to... continue reading.
13 Sep 2013 by Brenda H
I am very happy and settled here at the home. I have made lots of new friends in the residents and the staff. The home is beautifully decorated and we... continue reading.
12 Sep 2013 by Michael K
Complete transformation of the living space, clean, no smells. Food fed to residents if required, staff attentive to the residents needs. Already done: new staff, carpets, chairs and painting of... continue reading.
12 Sep 2013 by E Fyfield
Heath Mount is a warm caring nursing home, with excellent staff. My father although bed bound was always included in the homes activities and events. The staff are caring and... continue reading.
10 Sep 2013 by Joe Guerin
Excellent start to my mother's time at Willow Brook House. Great staff and management. My mother is 90 and my father is 90, he visits every day and enjoys the... continue reading.
05 Sep 2013 by May K
Entrance and main areas very much improved since my first visit. The home is now very clean and there are no smells. Painting has started and makes the home very... continue reading.
03 Sep 2013 by R Darroch
Since my mother entered Broomfield Court, the care home had a few problems but since February 2013, the home has taken leaps and bounds and has now become proficient in... continue reading.
28 Aug 2013 by Julie Harrowven
The staff are most helpful and it's easy to see that they are dedicated to their work. Nothing is too much trouble for them and care is always delivered with... continue reading.
06 Aug 2013 by M. C
Doreen Osborn resides at Birchwood from 2001. she passed away 4 weeks ago. She was there 12 1... continue reading.
05 Aug 2013 by H. W
The staff always demonstrated the highest level of professionalism and looked after my wife with great compassion. when I was unable to be together with my wife I felt somewhat... continue reading.
31 Jul 2013 by Christina Ann Prescott
I am impressed with the commitment of the manager and deputy manager. Lots of outside work going on which will enable residents to enjoy the lovely garden. Plenty of activities... continue reading.
30 Jul 2013 by Anthony W
After the trauma of dealing with my brother's decline into dementia from 40 miles away we are finally happy and more confident now he's being cared for at The Squirrels.... continue reading.
29 Jul 2013 by William S
My mother has been living in there for about 3 years. She has had a good standard of care and the staff are very encouraging in keeping my mother fit... continue reading.
26 Jul 2013 by Zelma M
staff are always pleasant and ready to help. Room is spotless.... continue reading.
26 Jul 2013 by Annette C
My mother has been a resident of this care home for the last five years. The care and attention given to my mother is second to none. Everyday they keep... continue reading.
26 Jul 2013 by Brenda M
All staff care about the residents and don't treat them as if they were a number. There is a friendly atmosphere with both management... continue reading.
25 Jul 2013 by Denise B
My uncle and deceased aunt were admitted to Laureate Court twelve years ago. They both had dementia with different needs. Uncle is still there. Throughout the twelve years I have been... continue reading.
25 Jul 2013 by Margaret T
Our mother has been in this care home for 10 years and I and my family feel mom is cared and looked after very well. The home is kept very... continue reading.
24 Jul 2013 by Gayle Hole
My Mother has been a resident at Birchwood Grove for 6 years and couldn't fault the service she receives, it's her home, they are family, when ever I visit I... continue reading.
18 Jul 2013 by Anthony T
A care home's reputation is not about how clean or comfortable the main and individual rooms are but how professional and caring the staff are. In an extensive knowledge of... continue reading.
18 Jul 2013 by Joyce A
I have always been satisfied with the care that I have witnessed. Staff have always... continue reading.
18 Jul 2013 by Stephen Branson
As indicated below this home covers all requirements to a very high standard but the really key issue for myself is that although I am deeply unhappy my wife cannot... continue reading.
17 Jul 2013 by Joan D
There is a friendly, good humoured ethos shared by staff Staff do sit and talk to residents individually The home is modern, built and furnished specifically for its purpose My aunt is clearly... continue reading.
16 Jul 2013 by Andrew Symonds
I am pleased to recommend this home where my wife has been a resident for 12 weeks. Much care and patience is openly exercised in a difficult environment of extreme... continue reading.
10 Jul 2013 by Michael J
Selection of staff shows in the very good care given to residents by staff members. Patience at all time. What a motto for handling... continue reading.
10 Jul 2013 by Elaine Clark
Its always a worry and concern when a family member has to go into care. My worry ended when mum went into The Grange, it gave me peace of mind.... continue reading.
08 Jul 2013 by Clive Hirst
I'm writing to provide a testimonial for you personally and for the staff in general. Dad has never been easy to care for, and his demands have increased as his... continue reading.
04 Jul 2013 by Jean P
Approachable manager, friendly staff who care for their patients as individuals. One activity lady and occasional mini bus outings. Large modern dining and sitting room on the ground floor, light,... continue reading.
26 Jun 2013 by Kathryn Stevens
I have had no dealing with a care home before Netherhall it's quite difficult to find a home for your family, but I found this home all my worries disolved,... continue reading.
24 Jun 2013 by Francis W
I wanted some where to take care of me in my declining years, having no home any more, i can't fault... continue reading.
21 Jun 2013 by Joan G
Friendly, nice atmosphere and I would... continue reading.
21 Jun 2013 by Greta Oates
My friend Margaret Saunders has been a resident at this home since January 2013. I visited her many times before my operation and was very impressed by the very high... continue reading.
21 Jun 2013 by Joan S
A friendly and homely home, I would... continue reading.
20 Jun 2013 by Sandra P
My dad went into Nether Hall, ha had been into a home at Burton for three weeks. He arrived at Nether Hall with a sore bottom and said he had... continue reading.
20 Jun 2013 by Margery R
It's very upsetting going into a home but Nether Hall makes each resident part of the family . Sheila is always on hand to help with any problems, she was... continue reading.
17 Jun 2013 by Stella N
One of the best in South Derbyshire District. People in residence are cared for with a... continue reading.
11 Jun 2013 by Marion Horswell
I think my recommendation is outlined in my letter - the care to my mother, and to myself and sister, especially at an extremely difficult time, was outstanding, from all... continue reading.
07 Jun 2013 by Susan Gunter
Mum was very ill and unable to do anything in the last few months of her life. The dedication, care and love that was shown to mum by all the... continue reading.
06 Jun 2013 by Pat Sear
The staff at Clipstone Lodge really have put a positive meaning to the word care. My Mother, who recently passed away while at Clipstone Lodge, was cared for in a... continue reading.
04 Jun 2013 by Michael Robertson
My father was very unhappy in his previous home. He is now very contented and happy, and he is now enjoying himself. He is able to go out for activities... continue reading.
04 Jun 2013 by Wanda
What a place this is!!!! My Mum has been here quite a few times for respite. Each time she has been very happy and thanked everyone for taking care of... continue reading.
29 May 2013 by Robert Walton
The friendly staff and the level of care in St Georges Hall made my father's last few weeks as pleasant... continue reading.
28 May 2013 by Margaret P
My husband died on 11 May after being in Lincombe Manor since February. The care and compassion shown to both him and his family was wonderful. Although the fees were... continue reading.
23 May 2013 by Janet S
Both my mother and aunt have been cared for at Astley Grange. Sadly my mother passed away one month ago. The care she received was absolutely outstanding. I cannot praise... continue reading.
22 May 2013 by Rhoda Fraser
Friendly, welcoming staff. Attentive and caring attitude to residents. Family (guardian) kept informed and free to ask questions of any member of staff. Easy access to management. No unpleasant smells. continue reading.
22 May 2013 by LJM
I have a parent who has Alzheimer's being cared for at Memory House. Not only am I pleased with the care given by staff but I witness good care to other... continue reading.
21 May 2013 by Avril Rawson
My widowed Aunt, who had no children, has been resident here since February 2012. Her health has steadily declined, but the care she has received is second to none. The... continue reading.
20 May 2013 by Janet O
care is excellent.... continue reading.
17 May 2013 by Gemma S
When I was asked to complete this recommendation I did not hesitate. Cleveland Park has been amazing and I am welcomed by staff who are so friendly and hardworking. The... continue reading.
17 May 2013 by Margaret S
I would recommend Cleavland Park to anyone looking for a care home for a loved one. My Aunt has been in this home for six years and I have always... continue reading.
13 May 2013 by Sylvia G
Having cared for a very sick husband for 2 and a half years, I was very run down and badly needed a knee replacement. In the weeks I was in... continue reading.
10 May 2013 by Christine Hislop
As soon as we walked in to take my god mother, we sat in a quiet lounge with tea and biscuits while they discussed everything with her - her likes... continue reading.
08 May 2013 by Mary Weaver
It is clean. The food is good, the room is cleaned once a day and we have en suite. The staff are good and honest. There is a café and... continue reading.
08 May 2013 by Tom R
My aunt was extremely well cared for within this home. I could not fault or praise the staff enough. The atmosphere was homely, friendly and nothing was a problem. The... continue reading.
07 May 2013 by Alison M
The staff took fantastic care of my mother while she recovered from difficult surgery. They always take time to chat and were very speedy... continue reading.
02 May 2013 by Lynne S
Parent has been here for 4 and a half years always approachable. Management and senior staff who deal with small worries before they become big problems. All staff friendly and... continue reading.
30 Apr 2013 by Anne K
Peaceful setting with safe walks clean and comfortable rooms. "Pet friends" visit regularly with dogs and other animals in grounds for residents to mix with. Excellent activity programme for residents... continue reading.
30 Apr 2013 by Valerie Paxton
Having a friend who is there and who I visit every week. I am always impressed by the care in which I see staff dealing with everyone. It is always... continue reading.
29 Apr 2013 by Diane Gilmour
My mother in law has quite advanced dementia and the care that she receives at Memory House is excellent. All the staff are very competent, caring and friendly. All of... continue reading.
24 Apr 2013 by Susan Woods
Wordsworth House Care home is second to none, it is clean and comfortable, with outstanding food and care, this is not just a care home this is a home from... continue reading.
17 Apr 2013 by Elizabeth Shaw
My mum has been a resident of the Chanters for 6 years. I find the staff very warm, friendly and approachable to both my mum and myself. She has no... continue reading.
17 Apr 2013 by Steve Branson
My wife has dementia and requires assistance with all basic tasks i.e dressing, showering, eating and mobility. The staff at this home are well trained and efficient and above all... continue reading.
15 Apr 2013 by Paul H
My grandmother stayed at the home. I felt the care they gave my nan was outstanding, the staff were excellent. I would like to stay there myself if I had... continue reading.
15 Apr 2013 by H.E.R
I have enjoyed my stay, the staff were very kind and the food was lovely. I... continue reading.
15 Apr 2013 by Susan E
My father stayed at Nayland House for nearly 2 years. He had dementia. The staff made him welcome, were kind and understanding with his failing mental and later physical health.... continue reading.
05 Apr 2013 by Amie Allday
My mother in law has been in Diamond House now for just under 3 months and the improvement in her is unbelievable. Before she went into Diamond House, it was... continue reading.
04 Apr 2013 by Mary P
Very clean, they do your washing and the cleaners are very helpful. The night staff are great and they will do anything for you. Day staff are very good and... continue reading.
04 Apr 2013 by Sarah Farr
What a wonderful place! Having last seen my nan relatively fit and well and living in her own lovely home, I was delighted when I returned for a visit from... continue reading.
03 Apr 2013 by Margaret Mullally
From my mum going to live at Alexandera it has been about the staff getting to know my mum and her needs. They have listened to family and my mum... continue reading.
02 Apr 2013 by Cynthia H
My Mother has dementia and in the 2 years she has been at Nayland House she has been treated at all times with tenderness and compassion an excellent level of... continue reading.
25 Mar 2013 by Patricia Ferraby
My mother has been in Lily House for 2 and a half years, she is 92 with dementia and limited sight. We are very happy with the care she gets... continue reading.
20 Mar 2013 by Diane Broughton
Both my parents are now in St Mary's, Mum has got dementia my dad was her main carer until he became ill and could no longer care for her. We... continue reading.
19 Mar 2013 by Pamela W
The manager and staff do their best to make the new residents feel so comfortable and home from home at a very vulnerable time for them. Also they include the... continue reading.
18 Mar 2013 by Sharon R
They always have info regarding mum. She seems happy with being in the home. There are activities at the home and opportunities to go out. There's always a menu up,... continue reading.
14 Mar 2013 by Kathie L
My mother-in-law moved to Wakefield and the Sycamores, after her husband died. She was immediately made welcome and encouraged to feel at home, the staff rapidly understood her specific needs... continue reading.
13 Mar 2013 by Ann Reynolds
The care and commitment of the staff is exemplary, it is a care home in every sense of the word. Visiting my mother is a pleasure, to find her happy... continue reading.
11 Mar 2013 by Raymond Brunson
I am writing this letter for Maureen Brunson who is in The Grimsby Grange. Four years ago my wife got dementia, which got worse all the time and very quickly.... continue reading.
11 Mar 2013 by Yoko Wiseman
My husband was taken to Lincombe Manor by 'accident', there were no vacancies in Paignton for his intermediate care. Wow! We never knew a care... continue reading.
08 Mar 2013 by Elaine Burdass
Caring staff, always welcoming, Excellent Facilities, Good... continue reading.
06 Mar 2013 by Margaret H
The staff are professional, kind, caring and efficient. They often go beyond the calls of duty to care for or calm an upset resident. Nothing seems too much trouble for... continue reading.
06 Mar 2013 by Violet Ball
My husband has been in 3 homes and this is the best one. Highly recommend Grimsby Grange. Staff are... continue reading.
04 Mar 2013 by Karen C
My mother lived at The Sycamores for 9 months. She settled in very quickly and soon won the hearts of all the staff. She was happy and content and very... continue reading.
28 Feb 2013 by Elaine Clark
It's always distressing when a family member has to go into care especially when the dementia has got a little out of control in other care homes. The Grange has... continue reading.
25 Feb 2013 by Patricia F
After years of difficulty my brother-in-law went to Wordsworth House in December 2010. The same month my sister followed him (his wife). Both were dementia suffers. For 2 years they... continue reading.
22 Feb 2013 by Shelia Horsfall
Very clean, staff extremely caring. Good food,... continue reading.
22 Feb 2013 by Margaret Donaldson-Newman
Peter has had excellent care since being at Grimsby Manor for the last 2 1... continue reading.
22 Feb 2013 by Vera Burrows
The care plus attention I have received deserves the highest praise. I felt loved. My... continue reading.
22 Feb 2013 by Gerald Rawling
On behalf of my family at large I commend and recommend Astley Grange. This is a comfortable-sized and homelike facility altogether committed to the complete care and welfare of its... continue reading.
21 Feb 2013 by Fred Sellar
Earlier this year, we tried out several homes, overall I consider the the Manor to be the best home in this area and it is easy to get on with... continue reading.
21 Feb 2013 by Sharon Cadwick
My mum is here and is... continue reading.
20 Feb 2013 by Michael R
secure, friendly staff.... continue reading.
20 Feb 2013 by Janet Dickinson
Excellent care, clean, bright, very qualified staff. Food excellent, lots of activities throughout the week, inclusive of dementia unit. Lovely views, friendly atmosphere, home from home. The best we viewed... continue reading.
18 Feb 2013 by John Twigg
For the many years this care home has been open I have never heard a negative comment about the care given, the staff or the catering within this care home.... continue reading.
14 Feb 2013 by Carol G
Staff were compassionate and caring. Always greeted with a friendly smile, nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are decorated to a high standard, spotlessly clean. Food was well presented... continue reading.
30 Jan 2013 by Norman R
I have spent 3 weeks in this home myself after a... continue reading.
30 Jan 2013 by Pat H
Overjoyed at the understanding when my husband was here for intermediate care. He was looked after so well after all the trauma of his illness. It was so good to... continue reading.
29 Jan 2013 by Shelia Brown
My reason for recommending is that mum is cared for very well. Whenever I go which is about four times a week, it is always the same very relaxing and... continue reading.
26 Jan 2013 by Maureen Vital
This nursing home completely overtakes and overwhelms others in North Tyneside. I have 100 percent trust with management and staff in this home as I feel management is approachable and... continue reading.
23 Jan 2013 by Rhoda L F
I am a regular visitor to Muriton House Care Home almost on a daily basis and at different times. I have found the home clean, no unpleasant smells and the... continue reading.
21 Jan 2013 by Paul S
Mum is very well cared for, she has been a resident for 6 years and has received very good attention. She is comfortable and... continue reading.
20 Jan 2013 by Dave Murphy
Staff considerate and kind towards all the residents they explain things through with you and are always willing to help you out, My only concern is the lack of a... continue reading.
16 Jan 2013 by Alistair Brownlee
The staff are very friendly and very helpful and the home is very clean it is a lovely home well run by staff and management and there are lots of... continue reading.
11 Jan 2013 by Peter N
For almost two years my wife needed round the clock care as she became completely paralysed below the waist. She also suffered from mental illness and was the most difficult... continue reading.
27 Dec 2012 by Jackie M
Dad has Alzheimers, we were sad he had to go into a home but now realize it would be very difficult to find a better one than St Mary's. The... continue reading.
27 Dec 2012 by Sheryl O
Mum has been well cared for since she arrived in Feb 2010. The home is clean and well presented, food is very good with a choice of menus. Staff and... continue reading.
21 Dec 2012 by David H
My mother has an excellent room recreating her lounge at family home. The facilities include use of the coffee lounge and large hall for events. The activities organised are outstanding... continue reading.
17 Dec 2012 by Bertie W
Muirton House is an outstanding example of how to make senior citizens feel cared for, loved and secure. The manager, Cathy is outstanding as are all the staff we came... continue reading.
13 Dec 2012 by John Foss
Very kind and helpful staff. Wonderful food says my mother.... continue reading.
11 Dec 2012 by Penny Daniel
My parents went in to Grimsby Manor Residential Home last year unfortunately my father passed away earlier this year and my mother has recently, the care given by all the... continue reading.
09 Dec 2012 by Janet Dobie
Staff are professional at all times. Always approachable if seeking information. They will telephone me if mother in law is ill,falls has a GP visit. The home is clean, bedrooms... continue reading.
01 Dec 2012 by Jim Howard
I recommend Diamond House because it has a very friendly atmosphere and the staff are very caring. They go out of there way to make my mother-in-law comfortable and welcomed,... continue reading.
30 Nov 2012 by Donna Howard
The care being given to my mum who is very ill, all the staff are very caring and spend time just talking to my mum. They are all very supportive... continue reading.
26 Nov 2012 by Jean O
Fabulous staff, excellent home. Level of care is top class. A place... continue reading.
20 Nov 2012 by Rhona Kirkpatrick
Our mother was a resident at Muirton House Care Home for 3 years prior to her recent death. The care she received whilst in residence was excellent. All staff were... continue reading.
16 Nov 2012 by Paula Pattullo
We visited at least 20 care homes to find a place for my vulnerable mum. Thornton Hall stood far above all the others and we felt fortunate to secure a... continue reading.
31 Oct 2012 by Carole P
Mum & Dad both went into Wordsworth House earlier this year. Mum had dementia and as dad has a bad heart he could no longer cope at home. The home... continue reading.
10 Oct 2012 by Catherine Doyle
My husband John spent the last few months of his life in Kingsgate Care Home. They made him comfortable, kept him clean and gave him whatever he wanted to eat... continue reading.
08 Oct 2012 by Jean Danzey
I chose this home because of its site, general air of welcome, distance from my home. The staff are excellent and seem to have all the patients well being at... continue reading.
27 Sep 2012 by Carol Gallagher
My mother has been a resident in the care home for 5 years. The staff are very good in providing care and very friendly. When my mam hasn't been well... continue reading.
27 Sep 2012 by Marie Lyon
We were very reluctant to place mum into a care home. We had managed to look after her for 6 years and felt we were providing a good level of... continue reading.
24 Sep 2012 by Susan R
The care of the residents was very good and their needs were looked at and then a plan set up so that the resident felt like they had a nice... continue reading.
24 Sep 2012 by Ernest Cocks
The site and surroundings by Mercer Park are excellent on foot or in a chair. Patients can enjoy fresh air. The area is level... continue reading.
24 Sep 2012 by Terry Shaw
The care and nursing Marjorie is receiving in my opinion is outstanding. The cleanliness is outstanding throughout. All members of staff from the management to care, domestic and catering staff... continue reading.
13 Sep 2012 by Jean Stott
Both my parents in law were residents at Astley Grange up to their passing away and the care and attention they received was impeccable. Nothing was ever too much trouble... continue reading.
06 Sep 2012 by Steve & Kathy C
Caring staff who understand resident's needs. Clean and well kept. Very supportive staff. Excellent office... continue reading.
23 Aug 2012 by Margaret Kirk
The staff have been amazing during the 2 years my mum was residing at the home. The carers were friends and supportive to all the family. Even although the carers... continue reading.
01 Aug 2012 by Javid Mehmud Jogiat
We are very pleased with the care and consideration given to my mum who was resident at Harmony House until 25th July when she passed away. The staff, eho are the... continue reading.
31 Jul 2012 by Brian Bailey
Huge welcome on arrival. Wonderful room, toilet... continue reading.
09 Jul 2012 by Paula Lyness
The staff and management are excellent. My husband gets looked after really well, nothing is too much trouble for anyone and he has settled in really well. This is the... continue reading.
24 May 2012 by Lyndsay Davies
The staff are very good, all the family are very happy. Mum is... continue reading.
10 May 2012 by Judy W
Although the facilities in the above named are moderately good, the building is open, clean and modern (although the showers in the individual rooms have been out of order for... continue reading.
08 May 2012 by Paul Yates
We come every so often to see my dad, Dennis Yates. I cannot fault anything these people do in here. They are fantastic to get on with and they do... continue reading.
06 May 2012 by Marion Page
On 29 May 2012 my mother came on respite care, allowing us to have a holiday, from the moment she came through the door, she was made welcome, we were... continue reading.
02 May 2012 by Brenda C
I visit Mum on a regular basis and have done for 2 1... continue reading.
01 May 2012 by Pamela Watkins
My Mother was very happy in York House. The staff were friendly and caring when Mum was ill they were more than happy to look after her. She looked on... continue reading.
30 Apr 2012 by Edna H
This home impressed my husband and I from the moment we entered the home. A lovely smile and welcome from the home manager, pleasant polite staff all smiled and said... continue reading.
26 Apr 2012 by Russell S
My mum has been happier and much more 'normal' and back to her old... continue reading.
23 Apr 2012 by Carole H
My mother has dementia and needs twenty four hour observation as it was apparent she could not live on her own. The home is a welcome place. Staff are always... continue reading.
23 Apr 2012 by Stephen J
Prior to going home, after leaving hospital following major surgery to both feet that caused me not to 'load bear' for 4-6 weeks, I spent 6 wks at Thornton Hall,... continue reading.
18 Apr 2012 by Hazel B
Without the care and attention given to my mother two years ago she would not be here now. The staff are fantastic. The home is very clean and tidy. Food... continue reading.
10 Apr 2012 by Mary W
Care for patients or residents in hospital or care... continue reading.
07 Apr 2012 by C Rowley
My Grandma spent the last years of her life at Dungate Manor and I can honestly say she was very happy living there. I feel the Home deserves recognition for... continue reading.
02 Apr 2012 by Susan H
My mum has been in Norton Lees now for over 2 years. She is safe and well looked after and I know she is being fed. Its not nice putting... continue reading.
19 Mar 2012 by Maria L
My mum was admitted for interim care. She was assigned a lovely room with a beautiful view. I cannot recommend the staff more highly. They were so very kind not... continue reading.
16 Mar 2012 by Marion W
Friendly staff, nice food.... continue reading.
15 Mar 2012 by Peggy L
I stayed at York House because at 91 I fell and broke my ankle. I couldn't cope at home as I am alone. While at York House I was scared... continue reading.
07 Mar 2012 by Robina M
Care and consideration is given to residents. Everywhere is very clean. Respect and care is shown by all carers,... continue reading.
20 Feb 2012 by Evelyn R
I recently had to check care homes with regards to short term care for my father following a hospital stay. It is the first time I have had to deal... continue reading.
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