Anchor’s The Firs in Felixstowe is a friendly purpose-built care home, providing excellent quality care and facilities within a comfortable, homely and relaxing environment.

The Firs benefits from being close to the seafront. It is also close to local amenities.

Our highly trained and professional staff take their time to get to know each of our residents. This ensures that the care they receive is tailored to their interests and preferences.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our catering. Our Chef Manager and their team prepare meals daily from fresh, seasonal ingredients.

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

Anchor is part of the Anchor Hanover Group, which provides care and housing to older people throughout England on a not-for-profit basis. 



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Overall

Good

  • SafeRequires improvement
  • Well-ledGood
  • CaringGood
  • ResponsiveGood
  • EffectiveGood
Last CQC report update September 19, 2018 • Listing updated January 19, 2021

Registered Manager: Susan Gibson

Provider:

Number of beds: 40

Location Type: ,

Specialisms/services: ,




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 *:Coastal
Near Public Transport:YES
Registration & Specialisms
Care for people who need: Minimal help
Moderate help
A high level of help
Services / Care offered: 24 hour care
Alzheimer's
Assistance with food preparation & service
Dementia
Elderly care
Laundry service
Personal care
Respite cover