Avalon Court Care Centre

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Profile Strength
Very Good 88%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

Rachael Thorpe is Home Manager at Avalon Court Care Centre.

A stunning contemporary care home in Coventry near Tile Hill, that opened in 2014. Avalon Court Care Home is a thoroughly modern and popular residential care home offering exceptional elderly care and companionship for residents drawn from across the West Midlands.


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Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Bed Bound, Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment, Walking Frame, Wheel Chair Bound.
Medication By Mouth.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Agitation / Restlessness, Challenging Behaviour, Disrupted Sleep Patterns, Mild Forgetfulness, Violent Behaviour, 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

We are confident that our care homes are now some of the very safest places to live and work.

All of our staff have been trained in additional and heightened cleansing protocols and hygiene regimes, and these are being supported by a leading sanitisation system as part of our comprehensive infection controls. Testing regimes will continue for staff, residents and visitors.

We have re-aligned the resident in-house services to meet social distance guidance from the Government, for areas such as lounges and dining rooms, and for visiting entertainers and hair dressers; we are working hard to restore these services within the ‘new normal’ circumstances as soon as we can, when lockdown rules allow.

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.
Safe Visiting Space
safe-tick We have a safe visiting space

Avery Healthcare has invested in outdoor garden ‘visitor pods’

The pods, are a garden room specifically designed to facilitate safe face-to-face contact with relatives and visitors. Each pod contains a floor to ceiling partition screen and a hands-free intercom so that communication is clear and safe for use. They are fitted with internal electrics and two, low-surface temperature electric panel heaters – suitable for these winter months.

Avalon Court Care Centre 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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Minimum Age
65

LGBTQ Welcome
Contract
Avery-Healthcare-Residency-Agreement.pdf
Our Building and Facilities

Standing in a elevated position on Banner Lane, with a commanding view over woodland that originally formed part of the historic Arden Forest, the home proudly announces its stylish credentials at the first sight. The vibrant décor and full length windows of the foyer make a stunning impact on entering and proves a popular spot for residents to relax in too. Our café on the ground floor opens onto a large rear garden and terrace that surrounds the home, another favourite place for residents and their guests.

Dementia care is delivered from our Memory Care Suite. We work closely with families to gain an insight into the life stories of our residents through recollections and family photographs. This enables care plans to be truly person-centred and connected to family members. We also make use of the many resources that the internet can offer for use as reminiscence material.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

How Many Floors We Have
4

Who Owns Our Building
Private

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

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Beauty Salon, Cinema, Coffee Shop, Hairdressers, Library, Lift, Minibus.

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

Brochures
Well Being Brochure.pdf

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Description

Bedrooms are equipped with walk-in, en-suite showers, queen-sized beds, DVD players and flat-screen TVs. Communal areas are bright and airy and the top-floor private residential suites have access to a rare and almost unique feature – a large rooftop garden with unhindered views and uninterrupted sunlight.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 107
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 107

Type Of Room
Shared Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished.

Room Facilities
Freeview TV, Safe, Secure Access, Wifi.

Our Photos
Description

We believe that your later years should be as enriching as any other, and that being cared for shouldn’t mean that your quality of living is compromised, whatever your age, whatever your condition. The design of our homes and our carefully selected staff, combined with our diligent approach to each and every resident, affords them the opportunity to flourish, make new friends, maintain contact with their local communities and live a life of possibility.


Our Team
Rachael Thorpe
Rachael Thorpe
Home Manager
Funding Types
Local Authority Coventry
Region West Midlands
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Third Party Top-Ups Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

Our Hotel Services team work hard with our Culinary teams to develop a dining experience that is of a very high standard. Our chef team takes great pride in delivering a choice of nutritionally balanced, delicious seasonal meals that are thoughtful and beautifully presented.

At Avalon we understand the importance of the dining experience to both residents and their guests. We recently built a private dining room on the ground floor to cater for those special occasions and we also grow our own fresh herbs, with the help of residents, not just to add freshness to our cooking but also to get residents more involved in food preparation.

Between meals we are lucky enough to enjoy a never ending supply of home baking and other tasty treats, served up and freely available in our ground floor cafe and lounges throughout the day.


We Serve Food At
All day snacks, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch.

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Pureed, Vegan, Vegetarian.

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Menu
Avery Sample Menu.pdf
Activities Are So Important

We like to get out and about whether it is a stroll through Bannerbrook woods across the road or just a trip to the local shops. When we are not doing this, you can find us enjoying some fun in our splendid rooftop garden with its amazing views and big sky. Group activities on a wide variety of subjects are conducted in the ground floor cafe or one of our lounges and are a great way to meet fellow residents. There really is something for everyone and guests are always welcome to join in.

See below for a selection of what our Activity Co-coordinators put on for us in their stimulating and interesting programme of daily recreation:

• Visiting the Butterfly Farm
• Yoga in the garden
• Tai chi in the garden
• Planting flowers in the garden
• Holding vintage tea parties

Most residents like to join in the activities with gusto, as we try to devise something for everybody, but it is their choice. We do like to get out of our retirement home and visit local sites of interest as much as we can, Warwick Castle for example, or nearer home, a walk through Bannerbrook woods. Then there’s always shopping, a trip to the local pub, garden centre or the theatre. Our minibus is well recognised throughout Coventry and the surrounding Warwickshire countryside!


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Timetables
Avery Sample Well-Being Activities Calendar.pdf

Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Animal Petting, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Cooking, Crafts, Crosswords, Excursions, Exercise Class, Gardening, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment, Word Games, Yoga.

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

Pets to be discussed with the home manager.


1 Glendale Way
Coventry
CV4 9YQ

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Requires Improvement
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 16th October 2017
Last rated 30th November 2017
Reports

30th November 2017

Registration Date 9th December 2016
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park on-site, Train Station nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church, Catholic Church, Gurdwara Temple, Methodist Church, Mosque, Synagogue.

Nearby Services
Garden Centre, Hospital, Park, Pub, Restaurant, Shopping Centre, Shops.

Frequently asked questions about Avalon Court Care Centre

Avalon Court Care Centre was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in November 2017.
Avalon Court Care Centre provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Avalon Court Care Centre has 107 rooms.
Avalon Court Care Centre is owned by Avery.
Yes. Avalon Court Care Centre does offer Residential care.
Yes. Avalon Court Care Centre does offer Respite care.
Yes. Avalon Court Care Centre does provide care for people with Dementia.
Avalon Court Care Centre comes under Coventry.
Avalon Court Care Centre accepts Local Authority clients.
Avalon Court Care Centre accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Rachael Thorpe is the manager of Avalon Court Care Centre.

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