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106 Thorpe Road, Thorpe, Norwich, NR1 1RT

Hillcrest is a spacious, purpose built care home located in Thorpe, a small town and suburb of Norwich.

The home provides a great standard of care 24-hours a day on both a residential and dementia (EMI) residential basis.

The home caters for a variety of needs from specialist care and support to help with everyday living for those who require a helping hand to retain their independence. The home also provides care on a long and short-term basis.

The residents can pursue their hobbies in the communal quiet lounges situated throughout the home or relax within the large and bright conservatory. Outside, the large patio seating area is a popular place during the summer months and is used for a number of activities and events.

The home employs a full time activities co-coordinator who creates a monthly calendar of events and activities for the residents to enjoy.

Information supplied by carehome.co.uk

Registration summary

Managers: Amy Mary Parker
Registration Date: 30 September 2011
Last CQC inspection: 11 July 2017
Local Authority: Norfolk
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Dementia
Number of beds: 52

CQC Rating for Hillcrest

Where this care home can improve
★★☆☆Requires improvement

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 1 August 2017.

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

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