Situated in a lovely homely part of Northfleet, Dene Holm is a purpose built two-storey home, which specialises in dementia and provides care for up to 42 older people.

The home has an excellent range of communal facilities including several seating areas and a spacious garden with decking and allotments. Dene Holm is home to a couple of cats as well as a new addition, some chickens!

A dedicated activity coordinator at the home works with the residents to regularly update the activity calendar, events include parties, exercise sessions, days out, crafts and celebrating special events.

Each bedroom is carpeted, furnished and comes equipped with a call system. Many of the bedrooms are en-suite or close to a disabled friendly bathroom. Residents are encouraged to bring their identity to the home and decorate their room to their own taste, with their own furnishings.

Resident’s guests are welcome to join them in their room and visiting hours are not restricted, we find that our open door policy helps us to create a community within the home.

Staff at the home manage all cleaning and laundry, however, residents sometimes like to help out and carry on a part of their routine.

Dene Holm is split into three wings, one of which is a specialist for residents with dementia



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  • EffectiveGood
Last CQC report update December 13, 2017 • Listing updated March 14, 2019

Registered Manager: Christine Hutchinson

Provider:

Number of beds: 47

Location Type: ,

Specialisms: , ,




Accomodation
Residents may bring: Own furniture
Own decoration
Rooms have: Phone point
TV point
Number of lounges or seating areas:4
Lifts *: Full lift
Wheelchair access *: To all floors
Outdoors *: Secure garden
Seating area
Lifestyle
Pets: Pets accepted
Home has a pet
Decision making: Residents’ committee
Relatives’ committee
Meals: Meals are Flexible
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
Culture & Religion
Special requirements addressed?: Religious
Dietary
Activities
Available activities: Entertainment in the home
Regular activities programme
Outings
Location
Location type *:Town
Registration & Specialisms
Care only beds:42
Care for people who need: Minimal help
Moderate help
A high level of help
Can usually accept people with: Visual impairment
Deafness
Urinary incontinence
Faecal incontinence
Moderate memory problems
Severe memory problems
Services / Care offered: 24 hour care
Dementia
Respite cover