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Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Residential
Availability Yes
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

Mrs. Sue King is Home Manager at Redbond Lodge.

Welcome to Redbond Lodge. Thank you for taking the time to view our home.  I have worked for Runwood Homes for 25 years, progressing from care assistant to Home Manager. I have an in-depth knowledge of care standards and extensive experience working with a wide range of residents. I urge my team to build a happy and loving relationship with our residents and their families and encourage activities that enhance the wellbeing and independence of our residents, incorporating the local community and businesses where possible.  

Mrs. Sue King

Redbond Lodge is an 83 bed care home situated in the quiet and rural location of Great Dunmow. This spacious home provides expert care for older people, including those living with dementia.


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's.

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 Sterilisation & Disinfection Devices We are using sterilisation and/or disinfection devices within our care setting.
Covid-19 Emergency Support Framework
The regulatory body has assessed care providers on their ability to manage four key areas during the pandemic.  Click here to download their assessment.
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”)

Yes, our care home has mobile phone signal in all our resident’s rooms.

Telephone for external calling

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

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Minimum Age
55

Our Building and Facilities

We strive to create a homely environment at Redbond Lodge and we provide all the comforts of good food, good company and friendly staff, in a calm and restful atmosphere. All of the bedrooms are beautifully furnished with en-suite bathroom facilities and the home has excellent amenities, including comfortable lounges in which residents can relax. We also have a dedicated area for dementia care, designed to enable those we care for to maintain their independence in a safe environment.

As part of our Life approach we have an old fashioned sweet shop which will rekindle memories of days gone by, run by Rhoda Carter, a resident at Redbond Lodge.


How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

Communal Rooms
Coffee Shop / Café, Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Seating.

Our Photos

Description

All of the bedrooms are beautifully furnished with en-suite bathroom facilities.

We understand the value of individuality, so you will be able to personalise your accommodation with special familiar items you may wish to have around you, such as a favourite chair or pictures to go on the wall.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 83
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 83

Type Of Room
Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Unfurnished.

Description

Our staff are selected not only for their experience and qualifications but also for their caring approach. Our aim is to ensure that our homes create an environment which really does feel like home, where friends and family are always welcome. We believe in "Dignity for Everyone, Every Day" and value the people we look after. We promise to provide a quality of life and sense of wellbeing and truly care for our residents.


Our Team
Mrs. Sue King
Mrs. Sue King
Home Manager

Welcome to Redbond Lodge. Thank you for taking the time to view our home.  I have worked for Runwood Homes for 25 years, progressing from care assistant to Home Manager. I have an in-depth knowledge of care standards and extensive experience working with a wide range of residents. I urge my team to build a happy and loving relationship with our residents and their families and encourage activities that enhance the wellbeing and independence of our residents, incorporating the local community and businesses where possible.  

The Importance Of Meal Times

Mealtimes are, to many, the highlight of the day and all of our meals are made of fresh produce, prepared by our own chefs and catering teams. We undertake to provide a nutritious and balanced diet around your preferences; we like our residents to have a say in what they eat as they did at home.


We Serve Food At
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch.

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Pureed, Vegan, Vegetarian.

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Activities Are So Important

Our activity programme ensures that residents remain stimulated and engaged and our activity coordinators take into account resident’s hobbies, needs and interests. The activities at Redbond Lodge are varied and, alongside enjoying themselves, residents can receive a wide range of health and fitness benefits from taking part. In addition, the dining room at Redbond changes with the calendar, with themes such as Guy Fawkes, Christmas, and Chinese New Year that enhance the home’s personal atmosphere.


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Timetables
Six month activities planner Jan to Jun 2018.pdf

Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Animal Petting, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Crafts, Crosswords, Excursions, Exercise Class, Music Entertainment, Reminiscence, Singing, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions.

Chequers Lane
Dunmow
Essex
CM6 1EQ

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 9th March 2021
Last rated 12th October 2017
Reports

18th March 2021

12th October 2017

25th June 2015

7th March 2014

20th July 2012

Registration Date 16th December 2010
Transport
Bus Stop nearby.

Places of Worship
Catholic Church.

Nearby Services
Restaurant, Shops.

Frequently asked questions about Redbond Lodge

Redbond Lodge was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in October 2017.
Redbond Lodge provides Dementia and Residential care.
Redbond Lodge has 83 rooms.
Redbond Lodge is owned by Runwood Homes.
Yes. Redbond Lodge does offer Residential care.
No. Redbond Lodge does not offer Respite care.
Yes. Redbond Lodge does provide care for people with Dementia.
Mrs. Sue King is the manager of Redbond Lodge.

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