Downs View Care Centre

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Badbury
Swindon
Wiltshire
SN4 0EU

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Profile Strength
Very Good 89%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,135.00
Regulator's Rating Outstanding
Meet The Manager

Tanya Genese is the Manager at Downs View Care Centre.

The Home Manager at Downs View provides a Outstanding quality service for residents', with many years of home manager experience within the Coate Water Care group. Residents of Downs View Care centre can be assured to find an exemplary care home experience, offering a truly professional service where person-centered care and attention to detail are an everyday importance. Our experienced team of professional staff will be on hand to cater for each and every resident; providing unparalleled support and companionship on a 24-hour basis

Welcome to Downs View Care Centre. Coate Water Care have worked tirelessly to create a homely environment at Downs View and our dedicated team of experienced carers, nurses and support staff are the guardians of a highly professional care setting. We are proud of our reputation as an exemplary care home where residents and visitors really feel ‘at home’ as soon as they step through the door. We would be delighted to show you around a home we’re all proud of in our quiet corner of Wiltshire.

Coate Water Care operate electronic care planning and medication administration systems. This gives relatives peace of mind that everything is being managed as it should be and that care planning and care delivery achieve the highest possible standards.

Coate Water Care invest heavily in staff training and development. We encourage and support staff to progress within the company. We achieved National Care Association “Member of the Year” in 2019, partly due to our staff training and development programmes


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For End of Life, High Dependency, Mental Healthcare, Personal care.
Disability Support Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Requires Hoist , Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment, Walking Frame, Wheel Chair Bound.
Medication By Mouth.
Nursing Specialisms Bariatric care, Diabetes, Parkinson's Disease, Stroke.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Challenging 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.

Covid-19 Emergency Support Framework
The regulatory body has assessed care providers on their ability to manage four key areas during the pandemic.  Click here to download their assessment.
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

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

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Minimum Age
40

Admission Category Support For
LGBTQ Welcome Yes
Our Building and Facilities

Sensory Garden provides residents with peaceful outdoor stimulus. There is nothing quite like an English country garden and Downs View’s Sensory Garden has been especially designed to help people with dementia enjoy the nation’s great pastime. This stimulating outdoor space with shaded areas and non-slip soft flooring gives residents the opportunity to experience the sights, sounds and smells of colourful flowers, scented plants, aromatic herbs, water features and wind chimes. It has even got its own Pets Corner and aviary.

The design and décor, both internal and external, reflected evidenced-based best practice standards for creating an environment that supported people living with dementia and memory impairments.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

Communal Rooms
Dining Rooms, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Lift, Smoking Area.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Scenic Views, Seating, Sensory Garden, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Individual Heating Controls.

Brochures
Brochure.pdf Coate Water Care Brochure.pdf

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Description

Downs View offers a range of bespoke single and double rooms with en-suite facilities. We encourage residents to decorate their rooms with cherished family photos and keepsakes to make them feel at home.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 51
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 43

Type Of Room
Double Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished.

Room Facilities
Alarm, Freeview TV, Internet Access, Telephone Point.

Our Photos
Description

Downs View Care Centre offers exceptional residential, day care and respite care, including 24-hour care for people living with dementia. Our qualified nurses and experienced carers also provide specialist care for residents with palliative care needs.


Our Team
Tanya Genese
Tanya Genese
the Manager

The Home Manager at Downs View provides a Outstanding quality service for residents', with many years of home manager experience within the Coate Water Care group. Residents of Downs View Care centre can be assured to find an exemplary care home experience, offering a truly professional service where person-centered care and attention to detail are an everyday importance. Our experienced team of professional staff will be on hand to cater for each and every resident; providing unparalleled support and companionship on a 24-hour basis

Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,135.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,135.00
Respite Fees From / Price Per Week £1,135.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Swindon
Region South West
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Third Party Top-Ups Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

Gorgeous home-cooked meals are prepared on the premises by our qualified chefs using fresh ingredients sourced daily from local suppliers.

Residents can choose daily their meal options and special diets and preferences are fully catered for


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

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

Menu
Menu.pdf
Activities Are So Important

Coate Water Care Senior Living encourages a stimulating and engaging lifestyle,  residents can benefit from a programme of varied activities, organized by a dedicated Well-being Lead and supported by our Dementia Care Services team. Activities are planned with residents’ abilities, interests and past times in mind.

  • Live entertainment
  • Arts and crafts
  • Baking
  • Tea parties and dances
  • Bingo and quizzes
  • Special events
  • Interesting visitors

At Downs View we fully understand that choosing a care home can be a first experience for many. We are here to support you in your search for a suitable home offering the appropriate levels of care required


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Timetables
Activity List.pdf

Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Animal Petting, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Cooking, Crafts, Excursions, Flower Arranging, Gardening, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Pet Therapy, Quiz Games, Religious Services, Reminiscence, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment.

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

We can support people wishing to bring their pet into the home. Further details are available from the home manager


Can You Bring Your Pet
Yes

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

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

Badbury
Swindon
Wiltshire
SN4 0EU

Regulator: CQC

Category Rating
Overall Outstanding
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Outstanding
Responsive Outstanding
Effective Good
Read More https://api.cqc.org.uk/public/v1/reports/6c353635-fcfe-4960-98a7-08e23af51eec
Report Published 19th March 2020
Registration Date 26th November 2010
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park on-site.

Places of Worship
Catholic Church.

Nearby Services
Garden Centre, Hospital, Pub, Restaurant, Shops.
Our Awards
21st National Care Awards Finalist 2019
National Care Association Member of the Year 2019

Frequently asked questions about Downs View Care Centre

Downs View Care Centre was given an overall rating of "Outstanding" by the CQC in March 2020.
Downs View Care Centre provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Downs View Care Centre has 51 rooms.
Prices for Downs View Care Centre start from £1,135.00 per week.
Downs View Care Centre is owned by Coate Water Care.
Yes. Downs View Care Centre does offer Residential care.
Yes. Downs View Care Centre does offer Respite care.
Yes. Downs View Care Centre does provide care for people with Dementia.
Downs View Care Centre comes under Swindon.
Downs View Care Centre accepts Local Authority clients.
Downs View Care Centre accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Tanya Genese is the manager of Downs View Care Centre.

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