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The Ferns Residential Home

★★★☆Good

Location and contact details

152 Longden Road, Shrewsbury, SY3 9ED
www.thefernsresidentialhome.com01743368039

The Ferns is set in secluded, beautifully maintained and mature gardens and is a most welcoming house built in the Colonial Style. 

It is registered to accommodate 36 Residents offering Quality Dignity and Respect.

Our Aims

We aim to maintain a comfortable home and provide our Residents with their own room where they can live with their personal belongings around them; ensuring that (as far as possible) they live as normal a life as they would in their own home.

To ensure an excellent quality of Catering, providing for special diets and religious requirements.

To maintain privacy and confidentiality and to understand individual needs.

To ensure all staff are friendly, caring and understanding; always remembering that each Resident is special.  

Our Objectives

To provide high standards in all aspects of care.

To provide entertainment and stimulation.

To encourage hobbies and pastimes where possible

To welcome relatives and friends at all times.

Registration summary

Managers: Pauline Arrowsmith
Registration Date: 22 December 2010
Last CQC inspection: 21 April 2017
Local Authority: Shropshire
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs
Number of beds: 36

CQC Rating for The Ferns Residential Home

Where this care home can improve
Overall
★★★☆Good
Safe
★★★☆Good
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 17 May 2017.

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

Services offered at The Ferns Residential Home

Residential - Shared Spaces

  • Access to kitchen facilities:
  • Disabled access throughout the home and gardens:
  • Gardens or secure outside space:
  • Good access to public transport links:
  • Overnight visitor facilities:
  • Recreation room:
  • Secure access to the building:
  • Transport available at the home:

Residential - Your Room

  • Emergency call systems:
  • Pets allowed:
  • Rooms with full en-suite bathroom:
  • Shared rooms available for couples:
  • Smoking allowed:
  • TV and telephone point in resident rooms:

Residential - health and lifestyle

  • A place of worship or visiting clergy:
  • Daily activities and entertainment:
  • Internet access:
  • On-site hairdressing:
  • Residents may retain own GP:
  • Scheduled GP rounds:
  • Special diets:

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