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63 Tapton Crescent Road
South Yorkshire
S10 5DB


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Profile Strength
Excellent 90%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £999.00
Regulator's Rating Requires Improvement
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Meet The Manager

Lynne Canell is Home Manager at The Porterbrook.

Lynne brings a wealth of experience to The Porterbrook Care Home both clinical and leadership.  She prides herself on ensuring that the residents receive the very best in person-centred care.

Our residents enjoy a charming setting at the Porterbrook Care Home, which is located in the Crosspool suburbs of Sheffield. The residence has 44 modern en-suite bedrooms as well as a number of amenities. The Porterbrook Care Home offers nursing, dementia, residential, and respite care in a warm and secure environment. We are honoured to provide our residents with the support they need in order to live a happy life every day.

Our home was founded on the belief that everyone deserves to live life to the fullest, and our professional staff takes pride in providing a loving and supportive environment where everyone can enjoy every moment of their stay with us.

The Pporterbrook
Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Daily Respite Care, Personal care.
Disability Support Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Agitation / Restlessness, Disrupted Sleep Patterns, Mild Forgetfulness, Wandering .
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

The safety and wellbeing of our staff and residents is paramount and we work in accordance with government and local healthcare regulations to ensure that all policies are adhered to which include:

Regular staff and resident LFT testing

Infection control  procedures in place

The correct use of PPE

Visitors to evidence a negative LFT testing prior to entering the home.

Regulations and policies are regularly updated, for further information please do feel free to contact the Home Manager

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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With the restrictions on visiting during the pandemic, social media platforms such as these offer real insight when you are choosing a provider.

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Our Building and Facilities

When you first step into The Porterbrook, you are welcomed by a beautiful piano bar reception area, which offers a calm yet luxurious atmosphere. This sets the standard for the rest of the home, where residents are able to enjoy a range of first-class facilities and amenities.

Is Our Home Purpose Built

How Many Floors We Have

Who Owns Our Building

Communal Rooms
Dining Rooms, Library, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Cinema, Hairdressers, Library, Lift.

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

How 'Smart' Are We?
Reduce Plastic Use.


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All 44 bedrooms here at The Porterbrook Care Home have been carefully designed to assist staff when delivering the highest level of care to all of our residents. Each room has a state-of-the-art profiling bed and call system, to ensure care needs can be met easily.

Our luxurious bedrooms have been tastefully designed with some even offering a lovely view of the beautiful courtyard. All rooms are decorated to the highest standard and come with their own en-suite wet room. Our focus is on providing all of the facilities and opportunities required for residents to feel comfortable and enjoy living their life to the full, their way.

About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 44
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 44

Type Of Room
Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View.

Room Facilities
Telephone Point.


Our staff works closely with our residents to ensure that they receive the degree of care that is appropriate for their situation, as well as the 24-hour care that they deserve. We’re always happy to help in any way we can, even if it’s just to keep someone company or chat about anything.

Our Team
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Deputy Manager
Lynne Canell
Lynne Canell
Home Manager

Lynne brings a wealth of experience to The Porterbrook Care Home both clinical and leadership.  She prides herself on ensuring that the residents receive the very best in person-centred care.

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Laura Liversidge
Laura Liversidge
Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £999.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £999.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Sheffield
Region Yorkshire & Humberside
We Accept Self-Funding Clients Yes
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.

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Activities Are So Important

t The Porterbrook Care Home, our staff is devoted to providing exceptional services in a safe environment that allow residents to make the most of every day. We want our residents to be able to keep doing what makes them happy, whether that’s watching a classic film on our cinema screen, socialising with friends and family in our private dining area, or learning about the heritage of Sheffield.

The most interesting activities are planned by our trained Activity Coordinators for our residents. In addition, we have a chauffeur-driven car available to take our residents from one trip to the next; our home’s location is ideal for residents and their loved ones to explore Sheffield and the neighbouring areas.

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Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Crafts, Crosswords, Exercise Class, Flower Arranging, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Singing, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions.

63 Tapton Crescent Road
South Yorkshire
S10 5DB

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Requires Improvement
Safe Good
Well Led Requires Improvement
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Requires Improvement
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 22nd October 2019
Last rated 5th December 2019

5th December 2019

14th May 2019

13th April 2018

8th July 2017

Registration Date 7th November 2016
Service Provider Tapton Care Limited, SL1 7LW
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park, Train Station nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church.

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

Frequently asked questions about The Porterbrook

The Porterbrook was given an overall rating of "Requires Improvement" by the CQC in December 2019.
The Porterbrook provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
The Porterbrook has 44 rooms.
Prices for The Porterbrook start from £999.00 per week.
The Porterbrook comes under Sheffield.
The Porterbrook accepts Local Authority clients.
The Porterbrook accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Lynne Canell is the manager of The Porterbrook.

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