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St Nicholas House

★★★☆Good

Location and contact details

Littlefields, Dereham, NR19 1BG
www.norsecare.co.uknicola.cressey@norsecare.co.uk01362692581

St Nicholas House is a thirty-eight bedroom home from Norse Care, dedicated to personalised care programmes and committed to the dignity of all clients.

The home also offers a six bedded specialist dementia care unit, where rooms are available to privately funded individuals or to those supported by Norfolk County Council under an agreed contract.

Norse Care are a provider that believes in on-going investment to keep up with care sector developments, maintaining a high quality of professionalism and offering assistive technologies. They are highly respected in the Norfolk area having built up a presence there for many years, supporting older people.

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Registration summary

Managers: Philippa Margaret Riches
Registration Date: 25 April 2011
Last CQC inspection: 24 January 2019
Local Authority: Norfolk
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Dementia
Number of beds: 39

CQC Rating for St Nicholas House

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

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 7 March 2019.

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

Services offered at St Nicholas House

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Shared Lives/homeshare

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