Quenby Residential, we follow our four core values – quality, respect, integrity and service. And it’s these values that really make all the difference
Quenby Residential Home is a specialist residential home for up to 24 adults with and without dementia.
Quenby offers extremely flexible accommodation with its en-suite bedrooms. There are various funding options available, and what you’re entitled to will depend on the income and capital that you may have, the type and level of care you need, as well as where you live in the UK.
We offer lots of inviting shared spaces for relaxing, reading or doing activities.
Outside, our landscaped secure gardens provide plenty of seating, so residents and visitors can enjoy the fresh air.
Quenby Residential Home is located close to the town of Brightlingsea also is a 20-minute drive to Colchester & Clacton. The house itself is situated within walking distance of local bus services to Brightlingsea, Colchester and other places of interest. Also close by are local shops, churches, green spaces, pub, and hairdresser/barber.
The care we deliver at our Care home is personalised to each resident’s needs, aims, interests, and preferences. We apply the same approach to everything we do, from creating a tailored care plan for each person, through to the menus we create and the activities and outings we organise. Each resident’s experience at Quenby Rest Home is as unique as they are.
Our Management Team is made up of exceptional leaders with proven track records, extensive experience and an endless breadth of knowledge of providing the highest level of care for older people.
There’s something happening every day at Quenby Rest Home, including visits from singers and dancers. Residents also like to get out and about, enjoying outings around the local area visiting the coastline and nature reservoirs. They enjoy watching the boat races or listening to the surrounding wildlife, or a quick trip to a local pub or garden centre.
At Quenby House, each resident can choose between three levels of historic suite; all offering generous living accommodation, quality furnishings, access for a private telephone line, digital TV, and access to all communal facilities. Importantly, each suite can be personalised to allow you to turn Quenby Residential into your home. In addition to premium nursing care and well-appointed suites, Quenby Residential provides a beautifully maintained garden and also offers regular day trips.
Quenby House fees include 24-hour premium nursing care, fine linens, In-house laundry, freshly prepared meals from our professional kitchen, and regular social functions.
At Quenby Residential, we cater for all dietary requirements i.e. Coeliac, diabetic as well as other specialist diets such as pureed for those with Dysphagia. The Chef’s here at Chantry House are trained to follow IDDSI (International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative)
The International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative (IDDSI) is a global standard with terminology and definitions to describe texture modified foods and thickened fluids used for individuals with dysphagia of all ages, in all care settings, and for all cultures. The IDDSI framework consists of a continuum of 8 levels (0-7). Levels are identified by text labels, numbers, and colour codes to improve safety and identification. The standardised descriptors and testing methods will allow for consistent production and easy testing of thickened liquids and texture modified foods.
Daily life at Quenby House, is a mixture of enjoyable social events and peaceful relaxation. We are accredited with NAPA (National Activities provider Association). The uniqueness of every person and their right to a meaningful conversation every day. The right to person- centred meaningful engagement with choice and control over how they spend their time. Activity provision which is respectful, creative, innovative and fun supported by skilled staff.
We have the facilities to enable our residents to Skype or facetime their loved ones.
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Cathena Health Care is a London-based, privately owned company that owns and oversees the operations of four Care Homes, covering the needs of Nursing, residential and Mental Health in the Ipswich and Colchester vicinity.
020 8588 7088
Unit D Capital Gate, 320 New North Road, Hainault, IG6 3ES
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