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Description of Waterfield House

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Waterfield House is a Runwood Homes facility that is vital to care provision in the Ipswich community, offering versatile residential care for up to seventy-six people.

The service has been set up to specialise in the needs of people with dementia, using the latest care sector techniques and products, with a highly-trained and professional team with a wide range of talent and experience.

Care packages are tailored to personal needs, with loved ones and related health professionals regularly consulted to ensure all angles are covered.

Waterfield House Features

Pets Allowed
Private Garden
Private Garden
Smoking Allowed
(within the grounds)
Disabled Access
Disabled Access
Special Diet
Special Diets
(other than English)
Place for Worship
Place Of Worship
(includes a quiet room)
Organised Activities
Support Services To Residents
Access to support services (such as an optician, nutritionist, chiropodist, physiotherapist)
Can deal with behavioural issues
Care provided in the resident's home
Communal dining area/lounge area
Daily baths/showers
Dignity Champion
End of life support
Family/carer can stay for the night
Flexible meal times
Flexible visiting times
Independent living training
Individual care plan for each resident
Local authority run care homes
On-site hairdresser available
Palliative Care
Support for residents to spend short breaks at family homes
Warden-assisted sheltered housing
Room Facilities
Emergency call system in room
Internet Access / WiFi
Telephone point in bedroom
TV point in bedroom
Residents can bring their own furniture

Location and Transport
Near public transport
Near shops and/or amenities
Own mini-bus or equivalent

Care Home Features
Close care unit
Lift/stairlift access to upper floor
Secure entrance/keypad access
Separate dementia unit

Contact Details

Waterfield House
Grays Close



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Care Services

Care Home Type: Conventional Care Home

Total Rooms: 76 places

Care Duration:
Convalescent Care
Day Care
Emergency Placements
Long Term
Short Stay
Trial Stay
Special Care:
Dementia / Alzheimer's

Diets Catered For: Diabetic Diet, Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension, Vegan Diet, Vegetarian Diet, All Diets Catered For, Liquid Diet


ServiceRoom Types
Dementia / Alzheimer's Single En Suite

GP Services

Retain own GP: No
GP rounds: Not stated
GP round durations: Not stated

Result of CQC's latest check on Waterfield House.

The above information is provided in real-time from the Care Home Regulator for England, the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

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Waterfield House News

Warwickshire County Council transfers all care homes to Essex-based Runwood Homes
Warwickshire County Council transfers all care homes to private operator. The Conservative-run council has said that the private firm will invest an additional £360,000 in each to improve and modernise the facilities.
11 July 2012
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Council hands over Nottinghamshire care home
The keys have been handed over to officially complete the sale of Hucknall's Jubilee Court care home to a private company.
9 April 2012
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Runwood Homes are set to buy care homes in Bramcote, Carlton, Hucknall, West Bridgford, Mansfield and Worksop from Nottinghamshire County Council
Nottinghamshrie County Council has rubber stamped plans to sell off six of its 12 care homes.
7 October 2011
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Stafford Hall's Laura Glyde is named care home manager of the year 2011
Laura Glyde, 32, who manages Stafford Hall care home in Thundersley Park Road, Benfleet, won the "Manager of the Year" award at Essex County Council's achievement awards ceremony at the Adult Learning Centre in Brentwood.
15 April 2011
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