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Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £550.00
Regulator's Rating Requires Improvement
Meet The Manager

Victoria James is Registered Manager at Bankfield.

Bankfield care home in Bury offers elderly people and those with dementia a welcoming, home. Residents can relax and socialise in the communal facilities, a central courtyard garden and variety of activities.

Staff take pride in offering a service that is dynamic and evolutionary, quick to adapt to the changing needs of our residents.
Trained staff ensure the care home's residents are safe, happy and well cared for. It is the care and well-being of residents that drives the way staff look after them.

Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Convalescence, End of Life, High Dependency, Palliative, Personal care, Physiotherapy, Reablement, Rehabilitation, 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.
Nursing Specialisms Bariatric care, Parkinson's Disease.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Challenging Behaviour, Wandering .
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's, Mixed Dementias, 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.

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Contact Tracing We have measures in place to identify and trace contact between people in our care setting.
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-tick Virus Testing We are testing for viral infection when symptoms present within our care setting.
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”)

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

More details coming soon

Minimum Age

LGBTQ Welcome
Our Building and Facilities

Bankfield Care Home are meeting needs with dignity and respect by being who we are. Treating each other with empathy, consideration and respect. Striving every day to be honest, transparent, trustworthy and professional.

Is Our Home Purpose Built

How Many Floors We Have

Who Owns Our Building

Communal Rooms
Bistro, Conservatory, Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

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

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Seating.

Our Photos


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

About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 47
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 23

Type Of Room
Shared Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Step Free Access.

Room Facilities
Telephone Point.

Our Photos

If there is one thing we know, it’s that a good carer can make a huge difference by spending quality time with our clients providing comfort, support, care and companionship.

Our Team
Victoria James
Victoria James
Registered Manager
Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £550.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £575.00
Respite Fees From / Price Per Week £550.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Bury
Region North West
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

The Importance Of Meal Times

Traditional home-cooked, nutritious meals are prepared and served to residents each day.

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

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Gluten-free, Pureed, Vegetarian.

Our Photos

Activities Are So Important

The care home is aware of the importance of the environment and surroundings, especially for those who suffer from dementia or have physical difficulties. Staff devote time to activities that stimulate the minds of residents and help them to feel relaxed.

Our Photos

Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Crafts, Gardening, Music Entertainment, Painting, Visiting Entertainment.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions.
Our Pets

By arrangement of the home manager

Gigg Lane

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Requires Improvement
Safe Requires Improvement
Well Led Inadequate
Caring Requires Improvement
Responsive Requires Improvement
Effective Requires Improvement
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 2nd December 2021
Last rated 5th August 2021

5th August 2021

Registration Date 28th February 2020
Service Provider KR Care Homes Limited, SK4 2HD
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park on-site.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church.

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

Frequently asked questions about Bankfield

Bankfield was given an overall rating of "Requires Improvement" by the CQC in August 2021.
Bankfield provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Prices for Bankfield start from £550.00 per week.
Bankfield accepts Local Authority clients.
Bankfield accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Victoria James is the manager of Bankfield.

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