Juniper House

Candleford Close
Brackley
Northamptonshire
NN13 6JZ

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Tel: 01280 845570

Care Provider: Barchester Healthcare Homes Limited

Care Type Care Home
Care Category Nursing, Dementia, Respite.
Availability Call for details
Overall CQC Rating Good
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Meet The Manager

Rhiannon Croft is Care Home Manager at Juniper House.

Juniper House is a beautiful purpose-built nursing and residential care home for older people, located in Brackley. Our dedicated and experienced team are passionate about providing quality residential care and specialist 24-hour nursing that affords the best possible alternative for those who are no longer able to manage at home.

We help residents to regain independence, choice and freedom in their lives in a safe and comfortable setting. The home is furnished to an extremely high standard, offering a homely, yet first class environment with spacious rooms and en-suite facilities, elegant living areas, individual dining rooms and beautifully landscaped gardens. We also offer respite care for those in need of a short break, which can now be booked up to a year in advance.

    Care Options We Can Provide
    Support For Companionship, Personal care, Rehabilitation, Convalesence.
    Disability Support Bed Bound, Wheel Chair Bound, Walking Frame, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Requires Hoist .
    Medication By Mouth, Injection, Suppository.
    Nursing Specialisms Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis.
    Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
    Dementia Specialisms Elderly Frail.
    Respite Care Yes
    Minimum Age
    18

    Our Building and Facilities

    Juniper House is a beautiful purpose-built nursing and residential care home for older people, located in Brackley. 




      Is Our Home Purpose Built
      Yes

      How Many Floors We Have
      2

      Who Owns Our Building
      Private

      Communal Rooms
      Dining Rooms, TV Lounges, Sitting Rooms, Coffee Shop / Café, Bar / Pub.

      What Else Do We Provide
      Chiropractor, Physiotherapy, Hairdressers, Assisted Bathroom, Lift.

      Our Garden
      Communal Garden, Vegetable Plot, Seating, Scenic Views, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

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      Description

      The home is furnished to an extremely high standard, offering a homely, yet first class environment with spacious rooms and en-suite facilities, elegant living areas, individual dining rooms and beautifully landscaped gardens. 

      • Electric profiling bed
      • En-suite toilet
      • En-suite toilet plus bath/shower
      • Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed
      • Nurse call system
      • Pets allowed
      • Room with garden views
      • Secure access to building
      • Smoke detectors
      • Telephone points can be installed in bedroom
      • Thermostatic radiators

      About Our Rooms
      Number Of Rooms 60

      Type Of Room
      Single Room, Kitchenette.

      Room Features
      Furnished, Unfurnished, Step Free Access, Garden View.

      Room Facilities
      Freeview TV, Sky/Cable TV, Telephone Point, Alarm, Catch up TV.

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      Description

      From nurses and carers to chefs and housekeepers, staff in our home are here to deliver high quality care and services to those we support.


      Our Carers
      Aimee Castle
      Aimee Castle
      Administrator

      Aimee is responsible for all administration and financial aspects relating to the running of Juniper House.

      Anita Webb
      Anita Webb
      Head of Activities

      Anita Webb is our Head of Activities here at Juniper House. She joins us with a wealth of experience having worked in adult speech therapy, The Stroke Association and for the last three years at the Alzheimer’s Society.

      Anita manages and delivers person centred activities for all our residents. 

      Colin Allen
      Colin Allen
      Maintenance Manager

      Colin is responsible for all the maintenance and upkeep of the home.

      Elina House
      Elina House
      Unit Manager

      Elina came to the UK from Finland in 2006 and qualified as an RGN in 2011. She took up her post at Juniper House in 2018.

      Florica Tigaroi
      Florica Tigaroi
      Acting Deputy Manager

      Florica came to the UK from Romania after studying for her degree in Nursing in 2014, and joined Juniper as the clinical lead soon after finishing in 2018, and is now the acting deputy manager.

      Iggy Androsiks
      Iggy Androsiks
      Head Chef

      Iggy joined Barchester in 2012 as a Chef and then became the Head Chef at Juniper House in 2014.

      Larisa Bledea
      Larisa Bledea
      Head of Elderly Frail

      Larisa came to the UK from Romania after studying her degree as a RGN in 2015, and joined Juniper soon after, becoming Head of Elderly Frail in 2016.

      Mandy Morton
      Mandy Morton
      Head of Housekeeping

      Mandy’s role is to lead the team of housekeepers and to ensure that they all maintain the high standards within the home on a daily basis, in a friendly, considerate manner.

      Roxana Moldovan
      Roxana Moldovan
      Peripatetic Deputy Manager

      Roxana is a registered general nurse from Romania, with a vast amount of experience in nursing care, dementia care and profound learning disability care in the UK. Roxana approached her role with a very positive attitude, and always putting the residents first.

      Yvonne Deeley
      Yvonne Deeley
      Admin Assistant

      My name is Yvonne, and I am part of the Receptionist team at Juniper House. I have been working here since August of this year and I must say, I am enjoying the experience very much. This is a whole new adventure for me as I have never worked in the care sector before. Getting to know the residents and caring staff  is a joy!

      The Importance Of Meal Times

      At the heart of our meals are fresh, seasonal ingredients that are bursting with flavour. Our food is cooked to the highest standard and we take great care to cater to the dietary requirements of everyone living here at the home. Residents may even discover a new favourite food or enjoy an old favourite prepared in a new and exciting way. We actively encourage loved ones to attend our mealtimes so that they can get a taste of what we offer. 


      We Serve Food At
      Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

      Dietary Options
      Vegetarian, Vegan, Pureed, Diabetic.

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      Menu
      SAMPLE ALTERNATIVE MENU.pdf SAMPLE BREAKFAST MENU.pdf SAMPLE DAILY MENU.pdf
      Activities Are So Important

      Activities are the cornerstone of a wholesome home experience and our Activities Coordinators are always putting their creative minds to the test by organising new and exciting social events for residents to partake in. Of course, we take into account the likes and dislikes of those we support, so if someone doesn’t feel like trying something new, there will always be something on offer to reflect their personal interests. For the people who may just prefer some peace and quiet instead, we also offer one-to-one time that can be enjoyed with a nice cup of coffee or just a simple chat – whatever they desire.


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      Activities At Home
      Music, Pet Therapy, Board Games, Exercise Class, Animal Petting, Knitting / Embroidery, Reminiscence, Themed Events, Birthday Celebrations, Visiting Entertainment.

      Activities Outside Our Home
      Local Tourist Attractions.
      Can You Bring Your Pet
      Yes

      Candleford Close
      Brackley
      Northamptonshire
      NN13 6JZ

      Category Rating
      Overall Good
      Safe Good
      Well Led Good
      Caring Good
      Responsive Good
      Effective Good
      Read More https://api.cqc.org.uk/public/v1/reports/3050adcf-c41d-4a20-9be7-41a5ed7c30c3
      Report Published 7th February 2018
      Registration Date 27th February 2012
      Transport
      Bus Stop nearby, Train Station nearby, Car Park on-site.

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

      Nearby Services
      Hospital, Shops, Restaurant, Park, Pub.

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