Cherry Hinton Nursing Home

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369 Cherry Hinton Road
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB1 8DB

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Profile Strength
Excellent 94%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Nursing | Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,350.00
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

Shelly Prakash is The Home Manager at Cherry Hinton Nursing Home.

Having completed a diploma in General Nursing from Bangalore, India in 2007 and a Bsc (Hons) in Nursing from the University of West London in 2011. I started my career in the UK as a Health Care Assistant while waiting for my nursing registration.I then went on to work as a Registered Nurse in 2013 at St.George’s Nursing Home in Cambridge, I then got promoted to Care Manager within the same Company after 2 years. I joined the Cherry Hinton Care Home as a Care Services Manager in November 2019 and have now been promoted to the Home Manager position. I am extremely passionate about looking after our elderly residents.

Shelly Prakash

Cherry Hinton is a charming, newly refurbished care home with a family feel. This Cambridge city location provides easy access to transport links, to our Cherry Hinton care home with a beautiful courtyard and high level of stimulating activities. Our friendly, experienced and welcoming teams love getting to know our residents, to build on the warm inviting atmosphere of their new home. Cherry Hinton care home keeps its reputation for commitment to the best respite care for its residents.


Cherry Hinton Nursing Home
Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Convalescence, End of Life, 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 Cancer, Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy (MD), Parkinson's Disease, Prader Willi Syndrome, Stroke.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Challenging 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

Cherry Hinton have a very streamlined testing and PPE process put into place.  Our team members LFT every morning before coming to work and we ask the same for our relatives visiting as either Essential Care Givers or general visiting.   Our housekeeping team has grown to ensure cleanliness and any risk is minimised.

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 Sterilisation & Disinfection Devices We are using sterilisation and/or disinfection devices 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)

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.

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

Cherry Hinton is a charming, newly refurbished care home with a family feel, which offers, well furnished lounges, tv rooms. A bright and spacious conservatory looking out onto the garden.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

The Year Our Home Was Built
16 Jul 1997

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

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

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Coffee Shop, Hairdressers, Lift.

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

How 'Smart' Are We?
Individual Heating Controls, Reduce Plastic Use.

Brochures
Cherry Hinton Care Home Brochure.pdf Cherry Hinton Care Home Brochure.pdf

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Description

Our bedrooms are beautifully decorated with en-suite facilities. Residents are encouraged to bring along some home comforts for the personal and familiar touch.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 59
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 59

Type Of Room
Shared Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View.

Room Facilities
Telephone Point, Wifi.

Our Photos
Description

At Cherry Hinton Nursing Home we ensure our people are at the heart of everything we do and by living our values of Truth, Love and Compassion, we ensure that we fully understand the needs of our residents, supporting them to live fulfilling and enriching lives. To support you, our homes are generously staffed with compassionate carers. Whether assistance is required, or you have a treasured story to share, our teams will be on hand. We have also invested in the non-evasive monitoring technologies to provide support when needed.


Our Team
Shelly Prakash
Shelly Prakash
The Home Manager

Having completed a diploma in General Nursing from Bangalore, India in 2007 and a Bsc (Hons) in Nursing from the University of West London in 2011. I started my career in the UK as a Health Care Assistant while waiting for my nursing registration.I then went on to work as a Registered Nurse in 2013 at St.George’s Nursing Home in Cambridge, I then got promoted to Care Manager within the same Company after 2 years. I joined the Cherry Hinton Care Home as a Care Services Manager in November 2019 and have now been promoted to the Home Manager position. I am extremely passionate about looking after our elderly residents.

Shiney Dilesh
Shiney Dilesh
Care Services Manager
Amber Christou
Amber Christou
Community Development Manager

I joined Cherry Hinton Care Home as Community Development Manager at the beginning of April. After 10 years in the hospitality industry, I decided it was time for a change in my career path. I have always been interested in the care sector and particularly passionate about helping people.

Jade Gibson
Jade Gibson
Finance and HR Manager
Barry Webb
Barry Webb
Maintenance Manager
Ledon St John
Ledon St John
Head Chef
Seweryn Ptak
Seweryn Ptak
Wellbeing Lead

Over the years I have worked as a cultural coordinator in many associations, whilst gaining 5 years of experience as a Wellbeing Lead in the care sector. I love this work because I know how important my role is in our elderly friends everyday lives. Bringing back memories and smiles on their faces is undoubtedly something precious and unforgettable.

Bethany Walker
Bethany Walker
Administrator
Elvira Ruzi
Elvira Ruzi
Wellbeing Co Ordinator
Leon Raju
Leon Raju
Carer
Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,350.00
Nursing Fees From / Price Per Week £1,500.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,475.00
Nursing Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,475.00
Respite Fees From / Price Per Week £1,540.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Cambridgeshire
Region East
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 Pureed Pink tick icon Vegetarian
Our Menu Pink tick icon Weekly Sample Menu 1.pdf Pink tick icon Weekly Sample Menu 2.pdf
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Activities Are So Important

As a part of your care arrangement, you will be supported with basic and physical activities of daily living to live as ordinary life as possible, suited to your abilities


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

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

At Cherry Hinton we do not currently have any pets however our garden is full of wildlife, squirrels, foxes, birds and lots of other furry animals. 

We are pet friendly and if you have any questions regarding your loved one bringing in a pet then please do ask this questions when enquiring. Please note that bringing your pet to the home is based on a risk assessment and at the managers discretion. 


Can You Bring Your Pet
Yes

How We Help With Your Pet
Feeding.

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

369 Cherry Hinton Road
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB1 8DB

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 9th February 2021
Last rated 17th October 2017
Reports

23rd February 2021

17th October 2017

11th May 2017

14th January 2017

4th October 2016

23rd April 2015

5th August 2014

30th April 2013

18th October 2012

Registration Date 31st January 2011
Service Provider Rockley Dene Homes Limited, HA3 5AA
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park, Train Station nearby.

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

Nearby Services
Bank, Chemist, Church, Garden Centre, Golf Club, Hospital, Library, Local Walks & Bike Rides, Park, Post Office, Pub, Restaurant, Shopping Centre, Shops, Surgery.
Our Awards
Hospitality Assured - World Class Acreditation Hospitality Assured - World Class Acreditation
IIP Investors in People - Platinum IIP Investors in People - Platinum

Frequently asked questions about Cherry Hinton Nursing Home

Cherry Hinton Nursing Home was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in October 2017.
Cherry Hinton Nursing Home provides Nursing, Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Cherry Hinton Nursing Home has 59 rooms.
Prices for Cherry Hinton Nursing Home start from £1,350.00 per week.
Cherry Hinton Nursing Home is owned by TLC Care.
Yes. Cherry Hinton Nursing Home does offer Residential care.
Yes. Cherry Hinton Nursing Home does offer Respite care.
Yes. Cherry Hinton Nursing Home does provide care for people with Dementia.
Cherry Hinton Nursing Home comes under Cambridgeshire.
Cherry Hinton Nursing Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Cherry Hinton Nursing Home accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Shelly Prakash is the manager of Cherry Hinton Nursing Home.

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