Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home

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Profile Strength
Excellent 93%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £757.00
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

Lisa Connolly is Registered Manager at Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home.

Lisa Connolly

Good Companions is our second home, which we opened in 2011, and since then it has been fully renovated and beautifully refurbished with all rooms having en-suite bathrooms. It houses our friendly Day Care Centre where we offer a range of activities and the very best in Dementia Care.


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, End of Life, Palliative, Personal care, Support for Couples.
Disability Support Bed Bound, Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Requires Hoist , Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth, Change Catheter, Injection, Suppository.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Challenging Behaviour, Wandering .
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's, Frontotemporal, Lewy Body, Mixed Dementias, Picks Disease, Vascular Dementia.
Respite Care Yes

Autumna has invited care providers to evidence the infection control measures they are carrying out, above and beyond those laid out by the government, in order to keep residents, staff and visitors safe.

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
safe-tick Virus Testing We are testing for viral infection when symptoms present within our care setting.
Safe Visiting Space
safe-tick We have a safe visiting space
Connectivity for resident testing, monitoring & communications

Infection control and the safety of both residents and staff often requires quarantine measures and the isolation of care home residents. To test, monitor and allow residents to communicate with relatives, the prevalence of room-level connectivity within the home is becoming increasingly relevant.

Wireless Internet access (WiFi)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Mobile Phone Network Coverage (mobile “signal”)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Telephone for external calling

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

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Our Building and Facilities

Good Companions is our second home, which we opened in 2011, and since then it has been fully renovated and beautifully refurbished with all rooms having en-suite bathrooms. It houses our friendly Day Care Centre where we offer a range of activities and the very best in Dementia Care.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
No

How Many Floors We Have
4

Who Owns Our Building
Private

Communal Rooms
Activities Room, Coffee Shop / Café, Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Beauty Salon, Chiropodist, Chiropractor, Coffee Shop, Day Centre, Dentist, GP, Hairdressers, Lift, Optician, Physiotherapy, Stairlift, Theatre.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Greenhouse, Pond or Lake, Private Garden(s), Seating, Secure Garden, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Electronic Visitor Register, Individual Heating Controls.

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Description

Our rooms are beautifully decorated with en suite facilities. Residents are encouraged to bring along some home comforts for the personal touch.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 26
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 26

Type Of Room
Shared Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View.

Room Facilities
Freeview TV, Internet Access, Telephone Point, Wifi.

Our Photos
Description

As specialists in Dementia care, we aim to understand the individual needs of our residents and service users, so that we can pro-actively improve their well being and enhance their quality of life. We take pride in creating a team of caring staff with an indepth knowledge of dementia and an understanding of the different ways it can personally affect individuals behaviours. Our specialist and dedicated team are committed to supporting each and everyone of the people who stay with us on an individual basis.


Our Team
Lisa Connolly
Lisa Connolly
Registered Manager
Ceri Morris
Ceri Morris
Care Manager
Joy
Joy
HR & Training Co-Ordinator
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Sh
General House Manager
Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £757.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Sefton
Region North West
We Accept Self-Funding Clients Yes
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Third Party Top-Ups Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

A balanced, nutritious diet is essential to maintaining health and wellbeing, our carers can prepare all types of meals for our clients, taking likes and dislikes into consideration.
We offer a mix of traditional and foreign cuisine, all with residents’ favourite meals in mind.


We Serve Food At
All day snacks, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch.

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Gluten-free, Pureed, Vegan, Vegetarian.

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Menu
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Activities Are So Important

Every day, our Activity Co-ordinators plan things for residents to do that improve and stimulate all areas of their lives. Activities such as baking, flower arranging, painting, crafts and jigsaws, take place regularly. We also take time to learn about our residents’ existing hobbies and interests, and where possible, aim to include these in the activities programme.


Our Photos

Timetables
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Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Animal Petting, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Cooking, Crafts, Crosswords, Dancing, Excursions, Exercise Class, Flower Arranging, Gardening, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Pet Therapy, Quiz Games, Religious Services, Reminiscence, Residents' Committee, Singing, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment, Word Games, Yoga.

Activities Outside Our Home
Cinema, Garden Centre, Local Tourist Attractions, Park, Pub, Shopping, Shopping Centre, Theatre.
Our Pets

Whilst we adore animals, unfortunately, we are unable to accept them into the home due to saftey reasons. We also need to appreciate that not all people love animals and some have allergies. We do however, have other our staffs pets to visit or we have a number of organisations bring in theirs. We have had anything from reptiles to ponies.


Can You Bring Your Pet
No

113 Roe Lane
Southport
Merseyside
PR9 7PG

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 5th September 2017
Last rated 27th October 2017
Reports

27th October 2017

14th May 2015

10th January 2014

4th July 2012

Registration Date 16th November 2011
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park, Car Park on-site, Train Station nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church, Catholic Church, Methodist Church.

Nearby Services
Garden Centre, Hospital, Park, Pub, Restaurant, Shopping Centre, Shops.
Our Awards
Most Innovative Healthcare Technology 2021 Most Innovative Healthcare Technology 2021

Frequently asked questions about Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home

Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in October 2017.
Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home has 26 rooms.
Prices for Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home start from £757.00 per week.
Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home is owned by Benridge Care Homes Limited.
Yes. Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home does offer Residential care.
Yes. Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home does offer Respite care.
Yes. Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home does provide care for people with Dementia.
Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home comes under Sefton.
Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Lisa Connolly is the manager of Good Companions EMI Residential Care Home.

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