Dorley House Residential Care Home

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19-20 Bedfordwell Road
Eastbourne
East Sussex
BN21 2BG

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Profile Strength
Excellent 90%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £900.00
Regulator's Rating Requires Improvement
Meet The Manager

Alicja Klamann is Home Manager at Dorley House Residential Care Home.

Situated in the seaside town of Eastbourne, Dorley House provides residential care for up to 30 older people. There are some shared rooms available for couples and a lift to provide easy access to all bedrooms. 19 of the bedrooms are en-suite and all have sinks, telephone and television points.

The house has a sun lounge and dining room, as well as a large garden. Staff provide a choice of freshly prepared meals and daily activities to keep residents entertained.

The house is just a mile from the coast with bus access to the seafront, town centre and Eastbourne railway station.


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment.
Medication By Mouth.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Challenging Behaviour.
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.

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

To be booked by appointment

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
55

Our Building and Facilities

There are some shared rooms available for couples and a lift to provide easy access to all bedrooms. 26 of the bedrooms are en-suite and all have sinks, telephone and television points.
The house has a sun lounge and dining room, as well as a large garden.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
No

The Year Our Home Was Built
1 Jan 1930

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

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

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Chiropodist, Day Centre, GP, Hairdressers, Lift, Optician, Stairlift.

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

How 'Smart' Are We?
Reduce Plastic Use, Virtual Reality.

Brochures
Outside of Dorley Brochure 2021.pdf scan_20210407111227.pdf

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Description

There are some shared rooms available for couples and a lift to provide easy access to all bedrooms. 19 of the bedrooms are en-suite and all have sinks, telephone and television points.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 33
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 26

Type Of Room
Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View.

Room Facilities
Telephone Point.

Our Photos
Description

Staff provide a choice of freshly prepared meals and daily activities to keep residents entertained.


Our Team
Alicja Klamann
Alicja Klamann
Home Manager
Lesley Simpson
Lesley Simpson
Head Chef
Sarah Vernon
Sarah Vernon
Activities Coordinator
Nithya Abraham
Nithya Abraham
Team Leader
Chris Rosca
Chris Rosca
Maintenance Manager
Nimmy K Sunny
Nimmy K Sunny
Team Leader
Sarah Ash
Sarah Ash
Health Care Assistant
Dalila Gall
Dalila Gall
Health Care Assistant
Anthony George
Anthony George
Night Team Leader
Victor Oprea
Victor Oprea
HouseKeeper
Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £900.00

Funding Types
Local Authority East Sussex
Region South East
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

A balanced, nutritious diet is essential to maintaining health and wellbeing, so we offer a comprehensive range of services to help our clients make the most of their meals


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

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Pureed, Vegetarian.

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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, Cooking, Crafts, Crosswords, Flower Arranging, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Singing, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions, Park, Shopping.

19-20 Bedfordwell Road
Eastbourne
East Sussex
BN21 2BG

Regulator: CQC

Category Rating
Overall Requires Improvement
Safe Requires Improvement
Well Led Requires Improvement
Caring Requires Improvement
Responsive Requires Improvement
Effective Requires Improvement
Read More https://api.cqc.org.uk/public/v1/reports/ce4f2829-2696-4049-ab7b-f3873d2493db
Report Published 30th January 2020
Registration Date 20th January 2011
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park, Train Station nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church, Methodist Church.

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

Frequently asked questions about Dorley House Residential Care Home

Dorley House Residential Care Home was given an overall rating of "Requires Improvement" by the CQC in January 2020.
Dorley House Residential Care Home provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Dorley House Residential Care Home has 33 rooms.
Prices for Dorley House Residential Care Home start from £900.00 per week.
Dorley House Residential Care Home is owned by St Michael's Care Homes Limited.
Yes. Dorley House Residential Care Home does offer Residential care.
Yes. Dorley House Residential Care Home does offer Respite care.
Yes. Dorley House Residential Care Home does provide care for people with Dementia.
Dorley House Residential Care Home comes under East Sussex.
Dorley House Residential Care Home accepts Local Authority clients.
Alicja Klamann is the manager of Dorley House Residential Care Home.

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