Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD

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Duffryn Ffrwd Manor Ltd
Old Nantgarw Road Nantgarw,
Cardiff
Cardiff
CF15 7TE

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Care Type Care Home
Care Category Residential | Nursing | Dementia | Respite
Availability Call for details
Weekly Prices From £755.00
Meet The Manager

Gemma Wilson is Care home Manager at Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD.

The Registered Manager of Duffryn Ffrwd Nursing and Residential Home is Mrs Gemma Wilson RGN, who has been managing the Home since 2015.

Duffryn Ffrwd Manor comprises two Homes. A Nursing Home which was opened in 1996 and a purpose built Residential Care Home opened in 2000. The Manor is a grade 2 listed building, located on the border of Cardiff, Caerphilly and Rhondda Cynon Taf. We are five minutes from junction 32 of the M4, with easy access to the A470. The Home is set in three acres of woodland. There are wheelchair friendly walkways leading to two pond areas and seating areas for picnic.

The grounds comprise 3 acres of beautiful woodland alive with the colour of ancient Oaks, giant Poplars and a Weeping Willow. There are walkways through the grounds and a relaxing pond area.  

On your strolls you may come across our new addition, to the Nursing Home, Harvey the rabbit or when over in the Residential Home, you may find Kitty the cat curled up amongst the books or showing our residents how much she likes to see them.


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Complex Care, End of Life, High Dependency, Nursing Dementia / EMI, Palliative, Personal care.
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, Crohn's Disease, Depression, Diabetes, Epilepsy, Heart Disease, Huntington Disease, Korsakoff, Liver Disease, Lung Disease, Parkinson's Disease, Stroke, Ulcerative Colitis.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe Dementia (EMI).
Dementia Behaviour Agitation / Restlessness, Disrupted Sleep Patterns, Mild Forgetfulness.
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's, Frontotemporal, Lewy Body, 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.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

We are following any and all guidelines and restrictions relevant at the time.
All our staff have received vaccinations.

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.
Infection Prevention & Control (IPC) - Regulator’s Assessment
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, regulators have assessed the preparedness of care providers in relation to infection prevention and control. Details of the regulator’s latest findings can be found below.
Regulator: Care Inspectorate - Wales
safe-tick Use of PPE The provider assured the regulator that it was using personal protective equipment effectively and safely.
To view the provider’s latest Inspection Reports, Click here.
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)

Our care home has WiFi in some of our residents’ 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

Our care home provides a telephone in some of our residents’ 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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With the restrictions on visiting during the pandemic, social media platforms such as these offer real insight when you are choosing a provider.

Infection Control Safe We are on Facebook

Minimum Age
65

Our Building and Facilities

There are two lounges and a dining room all with pleasing outlooks over the gardens. There is plenty of outdoor space with a patio seating area.  The kitchen staff consult with the residents as to their food preferences and produce varied, tasty, nutritional meals including the 'Around the World ' themed menus.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

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

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Beauty Salon, Hairdressers, Lift, Minibus, Smoking Area, Stairlift.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Pond or Lake, Private Garden(s), Scenic Views, Seating, Secure Garden, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Reduce Plastic Use.

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Description

Duffryn Ffrwd Manor Nursing and Residential Home opened in 1996 and is a dual registered Care Home with 40 beds, 36 single and 2 double bedrooms. We are registered for 40 nursing beds, 10 of which can be used for residential care.

Our Residential home is purpose built and opened in 2000.


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 92
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 51
We offer these types of ensuite rooms: Shower Rooms, WC and Basin.

Type Of Room
Double Room, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View, Step Free Access.

Room Facilities
Freeview TV, Telephone Point, Wifi.

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Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £755.00
Nursing Fees From / Price Per Week £1,060.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Rhondda Cynon Taf
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
Dining Locations Pink tick icon Lounge/Diner
Hospitality Pink tick icon Guests are welcome for dinner (Covid permitting)
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The preparation, nutritional value and presentation of food.

Pink tick icon Attractive drinks and adaptive cups/glasses are available and accessible where needed.


Pink tick icon Individual dietary needs are person centred.


Pink tick icon Meals reflect the nutritional needs of the residents.


Pink tick icon Our menu is balanced.

Pink tick icon Snacks are provided for residents that require texture-modified food.


Pink tick icon Sweet and savoury foods are provided between meals (this does not just include cakes and biscuits).

A critical component for good health.

Pink tick icon We are conducting internal and/or 3rd party food safety audits.

A freedom to eat the food you want, when you want it.

Pink tick icon Families are invited for meals [Covid permitting].


Pink tick icon Residents have access to Dining Room.

Pink tick icon Residents have access to a flexible meal service beyond defined times.

Pink tick icon There is a weekly menu.

Pink tick icon The best interest choices are made for residents unable to make their own choices.

Understanding the wants and requirements of every individual be it cultural, religious or dietary.

Pink tick icon Vegetarian food can be served.


Pink tick icon We can support people with Diabetes.

Delivering a respectful and quality service.

Pink tick icon Residents are given appropriate and dignified crockery / glassware and cutlery.

Pink tick icon Tables are well laid.

Pink tick icon There are no unnecessary disruptions during mealtimes.

Activities Are So Important

On site there are two lounges and dining rooms and an activity room all with pleasing outlooks over the gardens. There is plenty of outdoor space with a patio seating area.  The kitchen staff consult with the residents as to their food preferences and produce varied, tasty, nutritional meals including the 'Around the World ' themed menus.  The residents take part, if they want to, in daily activities morning and afternoon.

We hold Summer and Christmas fetes where we open the doors to the local community, friends and family.  We regularly have entertainers come to the home and local choirs etc.


Our Photos

Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Animal Petting, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Cooking, Crafts, Crosswords, Excursions, Exercise Class, Gardening, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Music Therapy, Painting, Quiz Games, Religious Services, Reminiscence, Residents' Committee, Singing, Themed Events, Visiting Entertainment, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Garden Centre, Local Tourist Attractions, Pub.
go green logo

The Go Green badge is designed to give care-seekers like yourself the ability to consider and compare a care home’s sustainability and green practices.

The below statements are changes that the care provider has acknowledged they have implemented towards a more sustainable future.

The operation, maintenance, and repair of a property

safe-tick Do you use LED light bulbs? Yes
safe-tick Are your windows double glazed? Yes
safe-tick Do you use motion sensors? Yes
safe-tick Do you have an EPC rating? Yes

The sourcing of goods and the landfill/recycling journey

safe-tick Do you monitor your waste? Yes
safe-tick Do you train your team on recycling practices? Yes
safe-tick Do you have systems for recycling throughout the home? Partial

Using digital rather than paper based processes

safe-tick Do you use digital payslips? Yes
safe-tick Do you use digital care plans? Yes

In-home and community projects that protect the environment

safe-tick Do you carry out projects that support wildlife? Yes
Our Pets

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept pets to live with you at the home. We do have our own pets, Harvey the rabbit in the Nursing Home and Kitty the Cat and fish tank in the Residential Home also we have fish in our external ponds.

If you speak to the manager of the Home your loved one is in they discuss with you the ability for your beloved pet to visit.


Can You Bring Your Pet
No

Duffryn Ffrwd Manor Ltd
Old Nantgarw Road Nantgarw,
Cardiff
Cardiff
CF15 7TE

Regulator: Care Inspectorate - Wales

Read More https://careinspectorate.wales/sites/default/files/inspection-reports/00009337-pmqs_c_23122022_e.pdf
Report Published 23rd December 2022
Registration Date 27th December 2018
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park on-site, Train Station nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church.

Nearby Services
Chemist, Church, Garden Centre, Golf Club, Local Walks & Bike Rides, Park, Pub, Restaurant, Shops, Surgery.

Frequently asked questions about Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD

Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD provides Residential, Nursing, Dementia and Respite care.
Prices for Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD start from £755.00 per week.
Yes. Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD does offer Residential care.
Yes. Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD does offer Respite care.
Yes. Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD does provide care for people with Dementia.
Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD comes under Rhondda Cynon Taf.
Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD accepts Local Authority clients.
Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Gemma Wilson is the manager of Duffryn Ffrwd Manor LTD.

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