Woodstock Nursing Home

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35 North Upton Lane
Barnwood
Gloucester
Gloucestershire
GL4 3TD

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Profile Strength
Excellent 91%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Nursing | Dementia | Respite
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,175.00
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

Trudy Glassonbury is The Manager at Woodstock Nursing Home.

The foundation for outstanding care homes is provided by first-class facilities and wonderful carers; Gloucester’s award-winning Home scores highly on both scores.

Trudy started her career as a house keeper in 1984 in a care home and worked her way up the ladder in varies departments and roles to become Home manager.


Trudy joined Coatewater care in July 2018 as Registered 

Home Manager

Trudy is an experienced and trained home manager with a wealth of knowledge, capability and skill to run the home smoothly, ensuring person centred care is at the forefront of the home.  Trudy is a trainer within the home for a variety of important and mandatory training requirements, which ensures her staff are always working to the safest criteria, meeting guidelines and ensuring the highest standards of health and well-being.

Woodstock Care & Nursing Home is a 28 bed Nursing Dementia home, set on the outskirts of Gloucester, three miles from the town centre, with easy access to the ring road and the M5/A38/A46.

Welcome to Woodstock Care and Nursing Home. Coate Water Care have worked tirelessly to create a homely environment at Woodstock Care and Nursing Home and our dedicated carers, nurses and support staff are the guardians of a highly professional care setting. We are proud of our local reputation as a welcoming care home where residents and visitors feel ‘at home’ as soon as they step through the door.

Coate Water Care operate electronic care planning and medication administration systems. This gives relatives peace of mind that everything is being managed as it should be and that care planning and care delivery achieve the highest possible standards.

Coate Water Care invest heavily in staff training and development. We encourage and support staff to progress within the company. We achieved National Care Association “Member of the Year” in 2019, partly due to our staff training and development programmes


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Convalescence, End of Life, High Dependency, Palliative, Personal care, Rehabilitation.
Disability Support Bed Bound, Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Requires Hoist , Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment, Walking Frame, Wheel Chair Bound.
Medication By Mouth, Change Catheter, Injection, Suppository.
Nursing Specialisms Cancer, Huntington Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's Disease, Stroke.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe 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.

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

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Family Portal

Yes, our care home has provides families with a family portal. Find out more about Family Portals here.

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Minimum Age
65

LGBTQ Welcome
Yes
Our Building and Facilities

Woodstock nursing home was established in 1986.  The home is currently under the care and management of Coatewater care who took over in 2014.  The ethos of Woodstock is that it is the resident’s home and as such we try to keep it as homely as possible. Residents are able to explore around the home as much as they wish, the home is decorated in an unassuming way and in keeping with the style of the building.  The home is warm and friendly and has a family orientated atmosphere.  We passionately welcome family and friends into the home to visit their loved ones and to join in with activities and events.

The home boasts a beautiful country garden, which is easily accessible for residents to enjoy as they wish.  Residents are supported and encouraged to go outside as much as they want especially in the nice weather.  We have parties and activities in the garden and it’s a lovely calm and quite place to spend time with loved ones and friends, and watch all the nature we have such as birds and a lovely grey squirrel that lives in the tree.  

Each corridor in the home is named after a flower, which helps residents to easily find the floor they are on. Resident’s bedroom doors are personalised to them with a picture, their name and room number.


How Many Floors We Have
3

Who Owns Our Building
Private

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

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Hairdressers, Lift, Overnight Guest Stay.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Private Garden(s), Scenic Views, Seating, Secure Garden, Summer House, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Individual Heating Controls.

Brochures
Brochure.pdf Coate Water Care Brochure.pdf

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Description

Woodstock has 27 single bedrooms each with an ensuite wet room, for privacy and dignity. Each bedroom is decorated with a co-ordinated theme of colours and furnished with wardrobe, profiling bed, armchair and chest of draws. 

The home is set over 3 floors with all the communal space on the ground floor. 

Woodstock has 3 lounges on the ground floor, a TV lounge a small meeting lounge and the main lounge.   All have good lighting, comfortable chairs and an array of soft furnishings. We always encourage residents to bring in small items that make the room feel more homely such as pictures, ornaments, television, and things that help with reminiscence. 


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 28
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 26

Type Of Room
Shared Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View, Step Free Access.

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

Description

First established as a care home in 1986 and now managed by family-run care providers Coate Water Care, Woodstock Care and Nursing Home provides exceptional residential, day care and respite care, including 24-hour care for people living with dementia. Our qualified nurses and experienced carers also provide specialist care for residents with palliative care needs. We have an exemplary reputation in the Gloucester area and are committed to maintaining the very highest standards.


Our Team
Trudy Glassonbury
Trudy Glassonbury
The Manager

The foundation for outstanding care homes is provided by first-class facilities and wonderful carers; Gloucester’s award-winning Home scores highly on both scores.

Trudy started her career as a house keeper in 1984 in a care home and worked her way up the ladder in varies departments and roles to become Home manager.


Trudy joined Coatewater care in July 2018 as Registered 

Home Manager

Trudy is an experienced and trained home manager with a wealth of knowledge, capability and skill to run the home smoothly, ensuring person centred care is at the forefront of the home.  Trudy is a trainer within the home for a variety of important and mandatory training requirements, which ensures her staff are always working to the safest criteria, meeting guidelines and ensuring the highest standards of health and well-being.

Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,175.00
Nursing Fees From / Price Per Week £1,325.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,175.00
Nursing Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,325.00
Respite Fees From / Price Per Week £1,325.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Gloucestershire
Region South West
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.

Styles of Food Pink tick icon Gluten-free Pink tick icon Pureed Pink tick icon Vegan Pink tick icon Vegetarian
Dining Locations Pink tick icon Bedroom Dining Pink tick icon Restaurant
Dining Styles Pink tick icon Hot Trolley
Hospitality Pink tick icon Guests are welcome for dinner (Covid permitting)
Our Menu Pink tick icon Menu Week 1.odt Pink tick icon menu 2.odt Pink tick icon menu 3.odt Pink tick icon menu week 4.odt

The preparation, nutritional value and presentation of food.

Pink tick icon Attractive drinks and adaptive cups/glasses are available and accessible where needed.


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 has been verified by a registered nutritional therapist or dietitian.


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).

Pink tick icon Hot Trolley

A critical component for good health.

Pink tick icon We are following best practice including NICE guidelines as a standard.

Pink tick icon We are conducting internal and/or 3rd party food safety audits.

Pink tick icon We have allergen management policies in place.

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

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


Pink tick icon Residents dining in their own room have the same food options as elsewhere.


Pink tick icon Residents dining in their own room have their food presented to same standard as elsewhere.


Pink tick icon Residents have access to a Restaurant


Pink tick icon Residents have access to Dining Room.


Pink tick icon Residents have the option of dining in their own room.


Pink tick icon Staff also dine themselves with the residents they support.


Pink tick icon Staff sit with the residents they support when they dine.

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 Residents with dementia are shown food or visual menus to help them decide.


Pink tick icon There is a weekly menu.


Pink tick icon We offer catering for special events.

Pink tick icon Residents are involved in the creation of the 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 Halal food can be served.

Pink tick icon Gluten-free food can be served.


Pink tick icon Vegan food can be served.


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 Staff are hospitality trained to present / serve meals.


Pink tick icon Tables are well laid.


Pink tick icon We have food theme days/nights.

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

Pink tick icon Staff always use appropriate and dignified language (e.g. it is an ‘apron’ not a ‘bib’).


Pink tick icon We promote an inclusive dining experience.

Pink tick icon There are no unnecessary disruptions during mealtimes.

Being environmentally and socially responsible and thoughtful.

Pink tick icon We correctly dispose of our waste.


Pink tick icon We have a waste management system.


Pink tick icon We monitor our food waste.

Pink tick icon We use locally sourced and locally grown or reared food.

Pink tick icon Our energy usage is well maintained.


Pink tick icon We are actively reducing food mileage.

Activities Are So Important

A physically active lifestyle can significantly improve people’s quality of life at all stages of dementia. Our Activity Coordinators organise age-appropriate pastimes and entertainment that residents enjoy and want to participate in. 

Some people enjoy sitting peacefully with their favourite carer, others prefer to be more active. And there’s certainly plenty of choice at Woodstock: live music sessions, hair & beauty treatment, baking classes, Christmas and birthday parties, theatre trips, exercise sessions and day trips to the seaside.

The home has a full and varied activities programme each week.  There is a display board in the home with all the events and activities that are going on.  Each month we run a friendly competition between one of the other homes in the company and get all the residents, staff, families and visitors involved. Our team is called the Woodstock Warriors we have bright yellow T-shirts to wear and banners and we are fiercely competitive.

The home hosts local entertainers each month who come and perform for us, we all love a good sing-a-long, some exercise and a dance.

The activity co-ordinator plans the weekly activities with each resident in mind to allow for a full and varied programme which helps to engage, stimulate and encourage social interaction and fun.

We also encourage and promote unplanned activities, such as dusting, folding laundry, laying the tables and gardening.  These are paramount for our residents as these are things that they would normally do at home, it helps to orientate and settle within the home environment while promoting their independence


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

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

We can support residents wishing to bring pets into the home. Further details are available within the home 


Can You Bring Your Pet
Yes

How We Help With Your Pet
Feeding, Sanitation, Walking.

We Welcome
Cats, Dogs, Others (subject to review).

35 North Upton Lane
Barnwood
Gloucester
Gloucestershire
GL4 3TD

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Requires Improvement
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 6th December 2019
Last rated 21st January 2020
Reports

21st January 2020

16th May 2017

19th July 2016

22nd September 2015

Registration Date 2nd October 2014
Service Provider Coate Water Care Company (Church View Nursing Home) Limited, SN3 4YF
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park on-site, Train Station nearby.

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

Nearby Services
Hospital, Park, Pub, Restaurant, Shops.
Our Awards
21st National Care Awards Finalist 2019
National Care Association Member of the Year 2019
National Care Association Member of the Year 2019, Gloucester Care Providers Association finalist 2018

Frequently asked questions about Woodstock Nursing Home

Woodstock Nursing Home was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in January 2020.
Woodstock Nursing Home provides Nursing, Dementia and Respite care.
Woodstock Nursing Home has 28 rooms.
Prices for Woodstock Nursing Home start from £1,175.00 per week.
Woodstock Nursing Home is owned by Coate Water Care.
No. Woodstock Nursing Home does not offer Residential care.
Yes. Woodstock Nursing Home does offer Respite care.
Yes. Woodstock Nursing Home does provide care for people with Dementia.
Woodstock Nursing Home comes under Gloucestershire.
Woodstock Nursing Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Woodstock Nursing Home accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Trudy Glassonbury is the manager of Woodstock Nursing Home.

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