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I have been most impressed in how the home is managed….

My Mum has now been with you since 2016 and since the very first visit to your home, both my father and I have been most impressed in how the home is managed and how all the care worker staff all operate. My mother has front Lobel dementia which means she cannot walk, talk or communicate in any way, she can look at you and things you show her but nothing further is possible. I or my dad visit the home nearly every weekend and sometimes mums sister comes with us and we are always greeted with a warm welcome and a smile. The home is always clean and smells as fresh as it can be and the food is cooked to a high standard with all my mum's nutritional needs catered for and blended for her to eat as she sometimes forgets to swallow. I would like to say personally that all personnel at this home from the top management to the care workers themselves work as a brilliant team and my mum could not be situated anywhere better than this home.

MB, son of resident, May 2020, Abbotsleigh Care Home

May I wish you all well in these challenging times…

To all the lovely staff at Abbotsleigh. May I wish you all well in these challenging times. You were wonderful with my dad who sadly died in January, so I wish you all the very best and assure you that your efforts do not go unnoticed and unappreciated. Best wishes to you all.

JM, April 2020, Abbotsleigh Care Home

I highly recommend this care home….

My grandad lived at this care home for the past four years or so. I highly recommend this care home - for the simple reason that the staff are very very caring, kind and together they create a loving home for the people who live there. Unfortunately, my grandad passed away at the end of last month, but I can honestly say that they really supported him and us until the very end. It wasn't an easy thing to see someone that you care about so deteriorated, but it was made easier by the love and support that he was provided with by the staff. We were always welcomed and treated like part of the Abbotsleigh family whenever we visited and whenever we left, we were left feeling content with the fact that Grandad was well cared for and looked after. Thank you so much for all you did for my grandad and the support you gave to us!

Natalie A, granddaughter of resident, February 2020, Abbotsleigh Care Home

Strong beliefs and a great structure….

I would like to thank all of your staff at Abbotsleigh for their courtesy and empathy regarding my Mum in a time of great stress. All of your staff, from the chef, carers and cleaners, management all showed, with strong beliefs and a great structure, Abbotsleigh is the final place to go in life's journey. All six of my brothers have said when it is their time, they hope to end up in Abbotsleigh. Fantastic.

Wayne M, son of resident, February 2020, Abbotsleigh Care Home

Staff were kind and sensitive to our family….

My husband was accepted to Abbotsleigh from A and E following a violent and angry episode at our home leading to hospital until a suitable care home could be found. The care centre staff were kind and sensitive to our family (myself and our two adult sons) making a worrying and upsetting time as pleasant and safe as possible. My husband has settled well and we are very happy with his care.

J M, wife of resident, February 2020, Abbotsleigh Care Home

The best possible care was being provided….

My wife was a resident at Abbotsleigh for nearly 7 years. Initially, I was very concerned for her but I soon found that my fears were groundless. She was always treated with kindness, dignity and respect. As I visited her virtually every day I could see the attention she was given and it became obvious to me that my wife was being cared for in the best possible way. I was able to relax knowing the best possible care was being provided and will be forever grateful to Abbotsleigh for looking after my wife.

Richard W, husband of resident, January 2020, Abbotsleigh Care Home

There is a lot of love in this home….

Mum has been in Abbotsleigh since January 2019, having had two separate weeks of respite care prior to becoming a full-time resident. My brothers and I are very happy with the level of care Mum receives at Abbotsleigh, we know that she is safe, well-fed, loved and cared for and we couldn't ask for anything more. Everyone is friendly and helpful, there is a lot of love in this home and a great feeling of being with family when you walk through the door. I always receive a very warm welcome when visiting, which is usually swiftly followed by tea and biscuits. I am kept informed of Mum's health with regular updates on her condition and any medication changes. We are very grateful to all the staff for looking after Mum, and I thoroughly recommend Abbotsleigh.

Kate W, daughter of resident, December 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

I would say the food is presented as well as a hotel….

Really pleased with the level of care and support my grandad always receives here. The staff support him with all areas of his care. All the staff are friendly, kind and welcoming. Nothing is ever too much. My grandad is treated with the utmost respect in a dignified and caring way. The place is always very clean and tidy, and I would say the food is presented as well as a hotel. Thank you for all your hard work, and continuous flow of tea when I visit.

Natalie A, granddaughter of resident, December 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

Nothing is too much trouble…

Excellent care of mum. Nothing is too much trouble. Mum is very happy which equates to her being looked after with care and dignity. I am so happy she is in a home that treats her so well.

G M, son of resident, December 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

Attentive to all the residents….

Came to visit mum, made welcome by all the staff and asked if we would like tea or coffee. Mum seems content and is being looked after. Attentive to all the residents.

Suzi F, daughter-in-law of resident, December 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

Very kind and friendly…

The staff are all very kind and friendly, all deserve medals.

S T, daughter-in-law of resident, November 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

The care given was outstanding…

Like many daughters, I wanted to look after my mum at home for as long as possible. As I had no previous experiences with care homes I was dubious about having to admit my mum into a care home. Abbotsleigh was recommended to me and as soon as we were introduced to the manager I knew any fears that I might have had were dispelled instantly. During my mum's spell as a resident, the care given to her was outstanding by all concerned. All the employees involved with my mum's care were very kind, considerate and very caring towards my mum, family and friends.

Anne A, daughter of resident, November 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

I would not hesitate to recommend Abbotsleigh….

The overall standard of service that was given to my mother-in-law, by all the employees, was exceptional. All the employees were very kind and considerate to my mother-in-law, as well as to my wife and myself. I would not hesitate to recommend Abbotsleigh Care Centre to others.

Tim A, son-in-law of resident, November 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

My mum’s life has been transformed…

Like all children, I'm sure for me the thought of moving a parent out of their home to keep them safe and well is a really really tough one. Having just gone through this for my mum, the support to her and my family and myself from Abbotsleigh Care Centre was exceptional. Over the last four years since mum became ill, there has been support from many people along the way, and I have needed it. The transition with this team was more than I could ever have imagined. Genuine caring staff. My mum's life has been transformed. She now has put on weight, is drinking enough, and has started to go out on trips to garden centres and for coffees, she has made a great new friend at the care centre. For me I'm now not worrying about phone calls of problems for my mum all the time, day and night, I am able to start to get on with my life, including playing my new twin grandchildren.

Paul, son of resident, October 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

The home has a lovely calm feel…

My mum was sent here by the hospital. I have found all staff very helpful. They have shown respect to patients and maintained their dignity. The home has a lovely calm feel. Patients and staff have displayed caring and reciprocal relationships. They build trust with patients, who in turn, feel safe and well cared for.

Jackie, daughter of resident, October 2019, Abbotsleigh Care Home

The staff are always courteous, friendly and helpful…

My father-in-law is deeply loved by our family and we have found it very difficult to deal with his deteriorating condition. We have found the staff and conditions at Abbotsleigh have helped us and him considerably. The staff are always courteous, friendly and helpful, my father-in-law's care has always been their main concern. They have discussed his care and condition with us on a regular basis and overall, have made us and him very welcome.

Nick R, son-in-law of resident, September 2019, Abbostleigh Care Home

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