Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home

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Beaverbrook Court
Whaddon Way, Bletchley
Milton Keynes


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Profile Strength
Excellent 93%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Nursing | Respite
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,050.00
Regulator's Rating Requires Improvement
Meet The Manager

Lisa Strevens is Acting Care Home Manager at Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home.

Our Acting Manager Lisa is passionate about providing residents and their families with the highest standards of person-centered care to ensure Bletchley House feels like a home from home. Lisa strives to achieve excellence, endorsing motivational leadership and positive change to enhance the lives of residents in our care by bringing them joy, happiness and fulfilment.

Bletchley House sits in a quiet residential area and offers the perfect environment to provide first class care. Visit the home and you’ll find a range of facilities on offer, including hairdressing facilities, chiropody, dental/eye care as well as a host of social activities to keep our residents busy.

Of course, the best way to see the superb care and wonderful facilities we offer is to visit for yourself, meet our care team and see why we believe that Bletchley House is uniquely placed to deliver graceful, caring living.

Virtual Tour on Request
Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Complex Care, Convalescence, End of Life, Independent Living, Learning Disability (ALD), Mental Healthcare, Palliative, Personal care, Support for Couples.
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 Bariatric care, Crohn's Disease, Crohns, Depression, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Huntington Disease, Korsakoff, Liver Disease, Lung Disease, Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy (MD), Pain Management, Parkinson's Disease, Posterior Cortical Atrophy, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury.
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, 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.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

Gold Care Homes remains committed to ensuring all of our residents, loved ones, and hardworking members of staff are protected against the COVID-19 pandemic. All Gold Care Homes’ homes completed their second round of vaccinations. Our care homes have now begun the process of offering the booster vaccine to all residents.

The legislation makes vaccination mandatory for anyone who works in a care home, whatever their role. All care home residents will now be required to nominate up to 3 visitors who can enter the care home for regular visits. Visits must still be pre-booked, and visitors must test negative for COVID-19 at the start of the visit.

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Independent Assessments We have been independently assessed in our approach to infection control.
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
safe-tick Infection Screening We are using technology to screen for infections & monitor symptoms.
safe-tick Regulatory Assessment We have been assessed by the care regulator in our approach to infection control.
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)

No, our care does not have WiFi in residents’ 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

No, our care home does not provide a telephone in residents’ rooms.

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Minimum Age

LGBTQ Welcome
Resident Agreement (Updated April 2019).doc
Our Building and Facilities

The wonderful facilities at Bletchley House make a world of difference to our residents. Whether it’s chatting in the cafe, pottering around the garden or enjoying the peace and quiet of the lounge, there really is a favourite place for everyone.

As you’d expect, we work hard to keep our homes clean, comfortable and up to date. We’re constantly looking for new ways to improve our environment, but above all - we will always ensure our homes remains ‘homely’. Our outside areas including: the beautiful flower beds, secluded gardens, lawns and patio areas are all kept perfect so they’re ideal for a stroll, or simply sitting on a bench, listening to the birds.

Is Our Home Purpose Built

How Many Floors We Have

Who Owns Our Building

Communal Rooms
Bar / Pub, Bistro, Conservatory, Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Beauty Salon, Chiropodist, Chiropractor, Cinema, GP, Hairdressers, Lift, Smoking Area, Stairlift.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Seating.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Reduce Plastic Use.


Our Photos


Rooms at our home vary in style and facilities, but the majority offer:

  • En-suite facilities
  • Views of our landscaped gardens
  • TV and Telephone points
  • Private terraces
  • Welcome toiletries upon arrival

There are also a number of additional paid for services including hairdressing, chiropody services, daily reading material and many more.

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

Type Of Room
Double Room, Separate Sitting Room, Shared Room, Single Room, Studio.

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

Room Facilities
Alarm, Balconet, Balcony, Catch up TV, Freeview TV, Internet Access, Private Patio, Safe, Secure Access, Sky/Cable TV, Telephone Point, Wifi.

Our Photos

We take as much care of our staff as we do of our residents. Delivering excellent care is key at Gold Care Homes. It motivates the way we invest, train and measure staff wellbeing. This ensures our entire workforce is fully engaged and is driving towards our corporate goals.

We are active in pursuing a fully dedicated workforce and monitor the feedback of our staff through an annual Health and Happiness survey. After all, a happy workforce provides a happy service! We use a range of corporate initiatives to support staff engagement levels including: involving our staff when developing individual care home strategies, investment in training and development, identifying future stars in the business as well as regular social events. We recently launched our very own Dragons Dens style ideas forum, where staff, residents and their families can present their ideas to promote efficiency and improve the experience of our residents.

To us, each and every resident is an individual. Each has his or her own life story. Each has their own likes and dislikes. Each has their own way of living. All of our residents enjoy their own care plan, tailored specifically for them. This allows us to build their care around their preferences, lifestyles and routines. It’s all part of our philosophy to see the person for who they are, not masked by age or condition. Everything we do is driven by this genuinely caring, person-centred approach.

Our Team
Debbie Bannister
Debbie Bannister
Lisa Strevens
Lisa Strevens
Acting Care Home Manager

Our Acting Manager Lisa is passionate about providing residents and their families with the highest standards of person-centered care to ensure Bletchley House feels like a home from home. Lisa strives to achieve excellence, endorsing motivational leadership and positive change to enhance the lives of residents in our care by bringing them joy, happiness and fulfilment.

Marilyn O'Callaghan
Marilyn O'Callaghan
Kitchen Assistant
Sarah O'Carroll
Sarah O'Carroll
Senior Carer
Tracey Burberry
Tracey Burberry

Tracey is our Administrator and an essential point of contact within the home. Feel free to contact Tracey with any questions you may have

Adrian Tolan
Adrian Tolan
Deputy Manager

Adrian is a Registered Nurse and oversees the clinical aspects of the care provision, supporting Laura, the Home Manager, who is also a Registered Nurse

Paige Wright
Paige Wright
Unit Lead

Paige is the Unit Lead for the Residential Floor. Paige ensures the care provided is to the highest standards. She has over 5 years experience in a senior care role and is also a qualified Foot Health Practitioner

Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,050.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Milton Keynes
Region South East
We Accept Self-Funding Clients Yes
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Third Party Top-Ups 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 Halal Pink tick icon Kosher Pink tick icon Pureed Pink tick icon Vegan Pink tick icon Vegetarian
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Activities Are So Important

Our Activities Co-ordinators play a fundamental part in delivering our mission of enhancing the lives of our residents by creating a fun and hugely varied program for everyone to participate. A great source of fun and laughter, our range of activities really help each resident live their life to the full. Here at Bletchley House, we believe independent activity, hobbies and day to day chores boast self confidence. By taking the time to understand each residents capabilities, we’re able to build a personalised activity plan.

Our aim is to create a programme that encourages as much interaction and enjoyment as possible. As you’d expect, most activities are indoors. However, when the weather permits, we make the most of our lovely outdoor patio areas and landscaped gardens. When our residents are feeling a little adventurous, we also plan nationwide trips to popular landmarks!

Our Photos

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Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Animal Petting, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Choir, Cooking, Crafts, Crosswords, Dancing, Excursions, Exercise Class, Flower Arranging, Gardening, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Music Therapy, Painting, Pet Therapy, Pilates, Quiz Games, Religious Services, Reminiscence, Residents' Committee, Singing, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment, Word Games, Yoga.

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

The manager is required to make all necessary decisions as to whether a pet is suitable for the home and whether the home is able to accommodate it.

Can You Bring Your Pet

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

We Welcome
Birds, Dogs, Others (subject to review), Rabbits, Reptiles.

Our Pet Policy
No 122 - Pets Within The Home.pdf

Beaverbrook Court
Whaddon Way, Bletchley
Milton Keynes

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Requires Improvement
Safe Requires Improvement
Well Led Requires Improvement
Caring Good
Responsive Requires Improvement
Effective Requires Improvement
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 31st March 2022
Last rated 14th May 2022

14th May 2022

12th May 2022

18th March 2021

25th September 2020

8th May 2020

1st March 2019

1st September 2017

Registration Date 11th May 2017
Service Provider GCH (Midlands) Ltd, UB10 0JH
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park, Car Park on-site, Train Station nearby.

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

Nearby Services
Garden Centre, Hospital, Park, Pub, Restaurant, Shopping Centre, Shops.
Our Awards
Achievement and Improvement Award 2019 - Essex Prospers (linked to Living Well Essex) Top 20 Award 2019
Lifetime Achievement in Care Award Finalist 2018 - The National Care Awards
The Compassion in Care Award 2019 - Hertfordshire Care Providers Association
The Dementia Care Personality Award Finalist 2018 - National Dementia Care Awards
The Most Outstanding Residential Care Management Team in the UK Award 2019 - UK Over 50’s Housing Weekly’

Frequently asked questions about Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home

Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home was given an overall rating of "Requires Improvement" by the CQC in May 2022.
Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home provides Nursing and Respite care.
Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home has 44 rooms.
Prices for Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home start from £1,050.00 per week.
Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home is owned by Gold Care Homes.
No. Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home does not offer Residential care.
Yes. Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home does offer Respite care.
No. Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home does not provide care for people with Dementia.
Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home comes under Milton Keynes.
Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Lisa Strevens is the manager of Bletchley House Residential Care and Nursing Home.

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