Autumna Care Home

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1, The Old Stables,
Eridge Park,
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN3 9JT

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Profile Strength
Excellent 100%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Respite
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,300.00
Regulator's Rating Outstanding
Meet The Manager

Debbie Harris is the General Manager at Autumna Care Home.

I've been in the Care industry for over eleven years and am an expert when it comes to connecting care homes and self funders.

Debbie Harris

Autumna Care Home is a beautiful home from home for our residents and staff alike. Our home is a modern and luxurious facility, set in 5 acres of lush gardens and woodland. We care for those with dementia, mental health needs, learning disabilities, as well as on a more independent, residential basis.


Debbie Harris on Radio 5
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Home Instead Brochure
Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Convalescence, End of Life, High Dependency, Independent Living, Learning Disability (ALD), Mental Healthcare, Palliative, Personal care, Physiotherapy, 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 Aids, Alcohol and Drugs misuse, Bariatric care, Cancer, Cerebral Palsy, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, Crohn's Disease, Depression, Diabetes, Epilepsy, Heart Disease, Huntington Disease, Korsakoff, Liver Disease, Lung Disease, Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy (MD), Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus, Parkinson's Disease, Posterior Cortical Atrophy, Prader Willi Syndrome, Schizophrenia, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, Ulcerative Colitis.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Challenging Behaviour, 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.

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Air Filtration & Purification We are using air filtration and/or air purification devices within our care setting.
safe-tick Contact Tracing We have measures in place to identify and trace contact between people in our care setting.
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 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

Autumna has a garden room that has been set up as a safe visiting space.

Autumna Care Home 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.

More details coming soon

Minimum Age
65

Admission Category Support For
Profession Masons, Retired Actors, Retired Advertising Executives, Retired Civil Service, Retired Clergy, Retired Entertainers, Retired Medical, Retired Military, Retired Musicians, Retired Police, Retired Professionals, Retired Teachers.
Religion Anglican / C of E, Baptist, Buddhist, Catholic, Charismatics, Hindu, Islam, Judaism, Methodist, Orthodox Christian, Other, Presbyterian, Quakers.
LGBTQ Welcome Yes
Contract
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Our Building and Facilities

Autumna Care Home offers residents the comfort and freedom of a maintenance-free lifestyle in an enriching, safe and nurturing environment. All residents are free to make use of our expansive grounds, including outdoor eating areas, a pond with ducks, a full sized swimming pool and gym, and numerous indoor shared rooms to relax in.

Located near an inviting, pedestrian-friendly shopping area, our community offers residents a full range of gracious amenities and activities to enrich their mind, body and spirit. At Autumna, our exceptional resident-centered philosophy helps us deliver personalised care and services, so our residents can live life on their own terms. 


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

The Year Our Home Was Built
16 Jun 2020

How Many Floors We Have
5

Who Owns Our Building
Private

Communal Rooms
Activities Room, Bar / Pub, Bistro, Coffee Shop / Café, Conservatory, Dining Rooms, Library, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Beauty Salon, Chiropodist, Chiropractor, Cinema, Coffee Shop, Day Centre, Dentist, GP, Gym, Hairdressers, Hydrotherapy Pool, Library, Lift, Minibus, Nutritionist, Optician, Overnight Guest Stay, Physiotherapy, Smoking Area, Stairlift, Swimming Pool, Theatre.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Greenhouse, Pond or Lake, Private Garden(s), Scenic Views, Seating, Secure Garden, Sensory Garden, Summer House, Vegetable Plot, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Electronic Visitor Register, Individual Heating Controls, Interactive Digital Touch Table, Reduce Plastic Use, Smart Home Remote Control, Solar Panel Heating, Virtual Reality.

Brochures
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Description

We are home to up to 100 residents, with a variety of different room options available. From standard single rooms, all the way up to deluxe suites, there is something for everyone. All rooms come furnished and have ensuite washrooms.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 100

Type Of Room
Apartment, Bungalow, Double Room, Flat, Kitchenette, 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, Fridge, Internet Access, Private Patio, Safe, Secure Access, Sky/Cable TV, Tea and Coffee-making Facilities, Telephone Point.

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Description

Our staff are on hand 24 hours a day to support our wonderful residents and use personal care plans to ensure care is tailored to each resident. All our staff are fully DBS checked, have flu jabs and attend regular training to keep building on their skills.


Our Team
Debbie Harris
Debbie Harris
the General Manager

I've been in the Care industry for over eleven years and am an expert when it comes to connecting care homes and self funders.

Martha
Martha
Care Manager

I love working at Autumna!

Roni
Roni
Activities Co-ordinator

I love working at Autumna!

Rob
Rob
Accounts Manager

Autumna Care Home is a great environment to work in. I love my job and all my colleagues are great too.

Molly
Molly
Activities Co-ordinator

It is my job to make the lives of our residents fun! I have lots of energy and you can always catch me singing and dancing around the grounds, encouraging residents to take part in activities.

Gabriel
Gabriel
Head Chef
Christian
Christian
Carer
Sophie
Sophie
Carer
Emily
Emily
Carer
Henry
Henry
Carer
John
John
Groundskeeper
Michele
Michele
Sous Chef
Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,300.00
Nursing Fees From / Price Per Week £1,400.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,300.00
Nursing Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,450.00
Respite Fees From / Price Per Week £2,000.00

Funding Types
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Third Party Top-Ups Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

At Autumna, we recognise that diet is one of the most important aspects of a senior’s life. We focus on preparing delicious, well-balanced, home-cooked meals prepared from scratch each day that support the unique nutritional needs of seniors. Our highly trained chefs use top-quality ingredients, herbs and spices, as well as many local and fresh ingredients, and talk regularly with our residents to learn what menu items they would like featured in the community.


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

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Gluten-free, Halal, Kosher, Pureed, Vegan, Vegetarian.

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Menu
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Activities Are So Important

We have 5 activities per day to keep residents fit, active and engaged.

From boules or yoga to cooking and yoga, there is something for everyone at Autumna.


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Timetables
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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, 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, Theatre.
Our Pets

We love pets at Autumna! Pets can be brought with you on prior arrangement.

We also have a pet parrot called Sid.


Can You Bring Your Pet
No

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

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

1, The Old Stables,
Eridge Park,
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN3 9JT

Regulator: CQC

Category Rating
Overall Outstanding
Safe Outstanding
Well Led Outstanding
Caring Outstanding
Responsive Outstanding
Effective Outstanding
Read More https://www.cqc.org.uk/what-we-do/services-we-regulate/find-care-home
Report Published 17th June 2019
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park on-site, Ferry, 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.

Frequently asked questions about Autumna Care Home

Autumna Care Home was given an overall rating of "Outstanding" by the CQC in June 2019.
Autumna Care Home provides Respite care.
Prices for Autumna Care Home start from £1,300.00 per week.
Autumna Care Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Autumna Care Home accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Debbie Harris is the manager of Autumna Care Home.

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