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Blackbrook House in Dedham is a friendly purpose-built care home providing excellent, quality care and facilities within a comfortable, homely and relaxing environment.

The home benefits from a countryside setting and is within an area of outstanding natural beauty on the Essex/Suffolk border.

Our care home’s well trained and helpful staff provide 24-hour care and support to help our residents maintain their chosen lifestyles, adapting as their needs change.

We understand that mealtimes are an important part of each day, so our catering team works hard to ensure that we meet the nutritional needs and preferences of each of our residents.

We have an all-team approach to, daily weekly and monthly activities at Blackbrook House, to ensure these encompass the interests of all our residents.

Anchor has almost 60 years’ experience of providing care and housing to older people throughout England.



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Overall

Good

  • SafeRequires improvement
  • Well-ledGood
  • CaringGood
  • ResponsiveGood
  • EffectiveGood
Last CQC report update January 18, 2020 • Listing updated January 5, 2022

Registered Manager: Kylie Greatorex

Provider:

Number of beds: 55

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Accommodation
Ensuite Bedrooms?:YES
Rooms have: Phone point
TV point
Internet Access
Residents may bring: Own furniture
Own decoration
Lifts *: Full lift
Wheelchair access *: To all floors
Outdoors *: Secure garden
Seating area
Weekly cost: Accept local authority rates
Accept Continuing Care funding
Lifestyle
Pets: Pets accepted
Meals: Meals are Flexible
Meals can be taken in own room
There is a choice of menu
Residents assist in planning meals
Meals are prepared in the home
Snacks are available at any time
Vegetarians are catered for
Special diets are accommodated for
Family and friends: Visitors welcome at any time
Activities
Available activities: Entertainment in the home
Regular activities programme
Outings
Location
Location type *:Rural
Registration & Specialisms
Care for people who need: Minimal help
Moderate help
A high level of help
Services / Care offered: 24 hour care
Assistance with food preparation & service
Elderly care
Laundry service
Medication assistance
Personal care
Personal hygiene care
Respite cover

Covid 19 Policy

As England’s largest not-for-profit provider of care and housing to older people, the safety and wellbeing of those living and working in our care homes and retirement communities has always been our priority – never more so than today.

And while the way we do things has changed slightly due to COVID-19, we continue to safely welcome new residents, with all the processes and procedures in place following advice from government and our regulators, to ensure everyone has a home where they can love living in later life. Please see our website or speak to our care home for the latest information.