Kathleen Chambers House

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Kathleen Chambers House
97 Berrow Road
Burnham-on-sea
TA8 2PG

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Profile Strength
Very Good 81%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £800.00
Regulator's Rating Good
Meet The Manager

Stephanie Cahill is Registered manager at Kathleen Chambers House.

Steph Cahill has worked at Kathleen Chambers House since 1990, caring for adults with sight loss, having previously worked in Dementia & Nursing care.

Steph has gained qualifications in NVQ 3 Health and social care & NVQ4 Leadership and management for care services.

Kathleen Chambers House is located in the popular seaside resort of Burnham-on-Sea in Somerset and aims to promote independence and a community feel, while respecting individual needs.

The aim is to make residents' transition into the home, as smooth as possible. All residents benefit from a tailored support plan, so they can be sure they will get the right level of care for their needs. Whether residents choose respite, short-term care, or plan to stay with at Kathleen Chambers House for longer, their needs will be fully assessed and a care plan agreed.


Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Visual Impairment, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
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.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

Lateral flow testing before each visit, provide PPE for each the visit.

Staff are tested with PCR every week and lateral flow tests completed twice a week.

Residents have PCR test every 28 days.

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 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

We have a conservatory/garden for safe visiting that we can sanitise after each visit

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
65

Our Building and Facilities

Kathleen Chambers House is located in the popular seaside resort of Burnham-on-Sea in Somerset and aims to promote independence and a community feel, while respecting individual needs.

The aim is to make residents' transition into the home, as smooth as possible. All residents benefit from a tailored support plan, so they can be sure they will get the right level of care for their needs. Whether residents choose respite, short-term care, or plan to stay with at Kathleen Chambers House for longer, their needs will be fully assessed and a care plan agreed.


Is Our Home Purpose Built
Yes

The Year Our Home Was Built
1 Jul 1996

How Many Floors We Have
2

Who Owns Our Building
Private

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

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Coffee Shop, Hairdressers, Lift, Minibus, Stairlift.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Greenhouse, Private Garden(s), Seating, Secure Garden, Summer House, Vegetable Plot, Wheelchair Friendly Access.

How 'Smart' Are We?
Electronic Visitor Register, Individual Heating Controls.

Our Photos

Description

Our rooms are beautifully decorated with en suite facilities. Residents are encouraged to bring along some home comforts


About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 40
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 40

Type Of Room
Double Room, Flat, Kitchenette, Single Room.

Room Features
Furnished, Garden View, Step Free Access, Unfurnished.

Room Facilities
Fridge, Internet Access, Tea and Coffee-making Facilities, Telephone Point, Wifi.

Our Photos
Description

Social programmes are developed in conjunction with residents at the home, so residents can continue to do the things you enjoy, while trained chefs are able to adapt menus to fit in with any individual requirements.


Our Team
Stephanie Cahill
Stephanie Cahill
Registered manager

Steph Cahill has worked at Kathleen Chambers House since 1990, caring for adults with sight loss, having previously worked in Dementia & Nursing care.

Steph has gained qualifications in NVQ 3 Health and social care & NVQ4 Leadership and management for care services.

Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £800.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Somerset
Region South West
We Accept Self-Funding Clients 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.

Our Photos

Menu
week 1.docx week 2.docx week 3.docx week 4.docx week 5.docx week 6.docx
Activities Are So Important

Social programmes are developed in conjunction with residents at the home, so residents can continue to do the things you enjoy, while trained chefs are able to adapt menus to fit in with any individual requirements.


Our Photos

Timetables
activities program- sample.doc

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, Themed Events, Word Games.

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

We welcome well behaved pets.


Can You Bring Your Pet
Yes

How We Help With Your Pet
Feeding.

We Welcome
Birds, Cats, Dogs, Rabbits, Reptiles.

Kathleen Chambers House
97 Berrow Road
Burnham-on-sea
TA8 2PG

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Inspection Reports
Last rated 19th September 2018
Registration Date 28th September 2020
Transport
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church.

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

Frequently asked questions about Kathleen Chambers House

Kathleen Chambers House was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in September 2018.
Kathleen Chambers House provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Kathleen Chambers House has 40 rooms.
Prices for Kathleen Chambers House start from £800.00 per week.
Kathleen Chambers House is owned by QH Kathleen Chambers Ltd.
Yes. Kathleen Chambers House does offer Residential care.
Yes. Kathleen Chambers House does offer Respite care.
Yes. Kathleen Chambers House does provide care for people with Dementia.
Kathleen Chambers House comes under Somerset.
Stephanie Cahill is the manager of Kathleen Chambers House.

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