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Brickfield Farm
Main Road
Longfield
Kent
DA3 7PW

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Care Type Care Home
Care Category Nursing | Dementia | Respite
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,350.00
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

George Joseph is Home Manager at Hazelwood Care Home.

George is the Home Manager at Hazelwood Care Home and has worked here for over 6 years. George has worked in a variety of roles in the care home setting over the last 16 years, and specialises in Dementia Care. Hazelwood is George’s second home and loves working with both the residents and his amazing team.

George Joseph

Hazelwood Care Home is located in Longfield, just one mile from the nearest train station and 45 minutes from London. Our goal is to make residents feel at home by providing a warm, welcoming, and pleasant environment. We want residents to feel at ease from the start, regardless of their specific health needs. 

We take great satisfaction in offering quality residential, nursing, dementia, and respite care around-the-clock. Our purpose-built, luxury care home in a beautiful corner of Kent provides a luxury home-from-home for up to 50 residents. Qualified nursing and care teams are always on hand to provide the highest levels of care and are on hand 24-hours a day to support all of our residents at Hazelwood Care Home.


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Daily Respite Care, Mental Healthcare, Palliative, Personal care, Physiotherapy.
Disability Support Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth, Change Catheter, Injection, Suppository.
Nursing Specialisms Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy, Parkinson's Disease, Schizophrenia, Stroke.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe Dementia (EMI).
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's.
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.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

In line with recent Government recommendations effective from April 2022, care homes in England no longer have restrictions as to the numbers of visits per resident though we ask that you make arrangements in advance of your visit to ensure safe visiting practices can be maintained. LFT testing is no longer mandatory, though to protect the safety and wellbeing of our residents and teams, we would appreciate your support in continuing to do so. Appropriate guidance for using PPE must be followed whilst visiting.

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
safe-tick Sterilisation & Disinfection Devices We are using sterilisation and/or disinfection devices within our care setting.
safe-tick Virus Testing We are testing for viral infection when symptoms present within our care setting.
Infection Prevention & Control (IPC) - Regulator’s Assessment
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, regulators have assessed the preparedness of care providers in relation to infection prevention and control. Details of the regulator’s latest findings can be found below.
Regulator: CQC
safe-tick Testing The provider assured the regulator that it was accessing testing for people using the service and staff.
safe-tick Use of PPE The provider assured the regulator that it was using personal protective equipment effectively and safely.
To view the provider’s latest Inspection Reports, Click here.
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)

Yes, our care home has WiFi in all our resident’s rooms.

Mobile Phone Network Coverage (mobile “signal”)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Telephone for external calling

Yes, our care home provides a telephone in all our resident’s rooms.

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Minimum Age
65

Our Building and Facilities

We are proud of our all-inclusive, luxury home where every resident has equal access to all of Hazelwood’s amenities, activities, and services. Hazelwood Care Home has something for everyone, whether it’s a library stocked with books, afternoon tea, or a beauty treatment.

We prioritise providing a varied range of amenities and opportunities that enable our residents to enjoy their lives to the fullest. From film afternoons to gardening activities, our amenities have been carefully selected to provide our residents with a lifestyle rich in variety and choice.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

Communal Rooms
Activities Room, Dining Rooms, Library, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Chiropodist, Cinema, Dentist, GP, Hairdressers, Library, Lift, Optician, Therapy Room.

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

Brochures
Hazelwood-Brochure.pdf

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Description

At Hazelwood Care Home, we provide accommodation for up 50 residents, each attractively decorated and fitted with an en-suite basin and WC. The décor and furniture are intended to provide a homely feel. Our bedrooms are equipped with everything our residents would require, including furniture, Wi-Fi, central heating, and a television, all of which are designed to provide optimum comfort and relaxation. Residents are welcome to have visitors in their rooms, and we encourage them to bring any of their favourite personal items or furnishings that will help them feel at ease.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 50
We offer these types of ensuite rooms: WC and Basin.

Type Of Room
Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View.

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

Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,350.00
Nursing Fees From / Price Per Week £1,650.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,450.00
Nursing Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,650.00
Respite Fees From / Price Per Week £1,485.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Kent
Region South East
We Accept Self-Funding Clients No
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Local Authority funding with a Third Party Top-Up Yes

Choice Dining Logo

Choice Dining is a food-focused accreditation designed to give care-seekers like yourself the ability to consider and compare the dining experience within different care settings.

To be awarded the Choice Dining badge, a care home will have committed to delivering exceptional dining experiences with a strong focus on preference, individuality, hygiene and the environment. You can explore the specifics of all participating homes in the tab below to learn more about the food on offer, how it is served and presented and what they’re doing to cater for your personal taste. For more information about Choice Dining please click here.

Styles of Food Pink tick icon Pureed Pink tick icon Vegetarian
Dining Locations Pink tick icon Lounge/Diner
Hospitality Pink tick icon Guests are welcome for dinner (Covid permitting)
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The preparation, nutritional value and presentation of food.

Pink tick icon Individual dietary needs are person centred.


Pink tick icon Meals reflect the nutritional needs of the residents.


Pink tick icon Our menu is balanced.

Pink tick icon Snacks are provided for residents that require texture-modified food.


Pink tick icon Sweet and savoury foods are provided between meals (this does not just include cakes and biscuits).

A freedom to eat the food you want, when you want it.

Pink tick icon A Private Dining room is bookable for residents and their families.


Pink tick icon Families are invited for meals [Covid permitting].


Pink tick icon Residents have access to Dining Room.

Pink tick icon Residents can order food not on the menu, or have access to an ‘evergreen menu’.


Pink tick icon Residents have access to a flexible meal service beyond defined times.

Pink tick icon More than one option is available at mealtimes for all residents, including those with special and theraputic diets.


Pink tick icon There is a weekly menu.

Pink tick icon The best interest choices are made for residents unable to make their own choices.

Understanding the wants and requirements of every individual be it cultural, religious or dietary.

Pink tick icon Vegetarian food can be served.


Pink tick icon We can support people with Diabetes.

Delivering a respectful and quality service.

Pink tick icon Residents are given appropriate and dignified crockery / glassware and cutlery.

Pink tick icon Tables are well laid.

Pink tick icon Staff understand and pre-empt potential meal-time behaviours which can impact nutritional intake.

Pink tick icon We promote an inclusive dining experience.

Pink tick icon There are no unnecessary disruptions during mealtimes.

Activities Are So Important

At Hazelwood Care Home, we believe that you should be able to make the most out of your stay each and every day. Therefore we encourage all residents to carry on doing what makes them happy, whether it’s reading a novel in the Library or participating in some gardening. We strive to provide a variety of choices in order for residents to have everything they need to live the life they want.

Our Activity Coordinators ensure that a diverse programme is as accessible as possible, from arts and crafts to baking and film days. For those with memory loss, our Activities Programme includes a variety of activities and alternative therapies such as memory boxes and reminiscence. We also organise visits to popular places within Dartford on a regular basis, and we have great connections with the local community.


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Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Choir, Cooking, Crafts, Crosswords, Flower Arranging, Gardening, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Singing, Themed Events, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions, Park, Pub, Shopping.

Brickfield Farm
Main Road
Longfield
Kent
DA3 7PW

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 30th November 2021
Last rated 13th August 2019
Current Report

Hazelwood Care Home Care Home - Care Quality Commission (cqc.org.uk)

Historic Reports

Hazelwood Care Home Care Home - Care Quality Commission (cqc.org.uk)

Registration Date 20th January 2011
Service Provider Smartmove Homes Limited, DA3 7PW
Transport
Car Park, Train Station nearby.

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

Nearby Services
Bank, Chemist, Church, Golf Club, Hospital, Library, Local Walks & Bike Rides, Park, Post Office, Pub, Restaurant, Shops, Surgery.

Frequently asked questions about Hazelwood Care Home

Hazelwood Care Home was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in August 2019.
Hazelwood Care Home provides Nursing, Dementia and Respite care.
Hazelwood Care Home has 50 rooms.
Prices for Hazelwood Care Home start from £1,350.00 per week.
No. Hazelwood Care Home does not offer Residential care.
Yes. Hazelwood Care Home does offer Respite care.
Yes. Hazelwood Care Home does provide care for people with Dementia.
Hazelwood Care Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Hazelwood Care Home accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
George Joseph is the manager of Hazelwood Care Home.

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