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Appletree Grange Care Home

GoodCQC Rating
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Care Home Location

Durham Rd,  Birtley, Chester-le-Street, DH3 2BH
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.10 miles
Train Station2.10 miles
Nearby Shops0.20 miles
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Overview

Appletree Grange is a 32-bed purpose-built care home located in the quiet historic town of Chester-le-Street and provides residential care and specialised dementia care. Staff at Appletree Grange are caring and friendly, striving to meet residents’ every need while still enabling them to maintain their independence. Residents can enjoy visits from hairdressers, local schools and churches and there are regular outings to the local community centre and garden centre. The home is situated between Newcastle and Durham, making day trips and excursions easy; either via the excellent public transport links or the home’s minibus.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuildYes
Opening Date1987
Beds32
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care*

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Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.

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Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

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Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

GoodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating
Good
CQC Effective Rating
Good
CQC Caring Rating
Good
CQC Responsive Rating
Good
CQC Well-led Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 06/04/2022

Care Home Facilities

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Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Hair & Beauty Salon

38% of care seekers told us that having a hair & beauty salon was a key consideration to their selection process.

Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Care Home Activities

Where is Appletree Grange located?

It is situated in Chester-le-Street and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Appletree Grange?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Appletree Grange is rated good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at Appletree Grange?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does Appletree Grange have?

Currently, there are 32 beds at the home.

Who owns Appletree Grange?

This care home is owned and operated by Barchester Healthcare.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Appletree Grange, including: Arts & Crafts, Hair & Beauty Treatments, Baking & Cooking

What is the cost of care at Appletree Grange?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Appletree Grange the cost of care starts from £1,016 per week.