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.

At Blackbrook House, activities play an important role and we aim to enhance our residents’ quality of life by supporting a wide range of interests.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our catering, with our chef preparing meals daily from fresh, seasonal ingredients.

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

Anchor has more than 50 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 February 24, 2020

Registered Manager: Kylie Greatorex

Provider:

Number of beds: 55

Location Type: ,

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Accomodation
Ensuite Bedrooms?:YES
Residents may bring: Own furniture
Own decoration
Rooms have: Phone point
TV point
Internet Access
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