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Dorrington House (Dereham)

★★☆☆Requires improvement

Location and contact details

28 Quebec Road, Dereham, NR19 2DR
www.dorrington-house.co.uksteve@dorringtonhouse.com01362693070

Dorrington House (Dereham) is a purpose-built facility that is located close to the town centre, with ample parking and one acre of established gardens.

Communal areas include a spacious main lounge/dining room. There is also a bar area. Entertainment is also held in this room as well as fundraising events for 'Friends of the Home'. There is a large flat screen television for residents and a wide selection of traditional meals are offered.

Families are welcome to take part in the care and spend meaningful time with their loved ones. Feel free to ask for username and password so they can view the online care plan from home - email steve@dorringtonhouse.com for further details.

Relatives are welcome to come and share a meal with the residents if they wish and if ordered in advance. Residents have the use of a greenhouse and some of the more physically able residents use the greenhouse and sell the flowers and vegetables to raise money for 'Friends of the Home.' Please contact the home for further information.

Any advice regarding funding please e-mail the home. Self funders may be eligible for full continuing NHS care.

Information supplied by carehome.co.uk

Registration summary

Managers: Kim Patricia Carlton
Registration Date: 4 January 2011
Last CQC inspection: 28 September 2017
Local Authority: Norfolk
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Dementia
Number of beds: 45
Minimum weekly cost: £555
Maximum weekly cost: £650

Care home group

CQC Rating for Dorrington House (Dereham)

Where this care home can improve
Overall
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Safe
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Effective
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Caring
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Responsive
★★☆☆Requires improvement
Well-led
★★☆☆Requires improvement

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 24 November 2017.

See CQC's page explaining ratings for more details about ratings and inspection practices of care homes in England.

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