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Independent Living for the Over 55's

Address details
Organisation The ExtraCare Charitable Trust
Address 49 Bristol Road South Birmingham B31 2FR
B31 2FR
Birmingham, England
Contact details
Phone 0121 227 9000

Bournville Gardens is a 212-home retirement village for people over the age of 55.

Care can be provided by ExtraCare's own on-site staff team, and up to one-third of the residents living at Bournville Gardens receive help with their care. Dependent on individual circumstances we can support residents with significant assessed care needs, including dementia. Residents without current care requirements are also very welcome.

Facilities at Bournville Gardens include:
Reception and main street with communal seating areas
Library and IT suite
Café bar and lounge
Well-being suite and well-being bathroom
Hairdressing and beauty salon
Hobby room
Craft room
Fitness suite
Enriched opportunities suite (to support people with dementia)
Fully accessible toilet facilities
Cash machine
Greenhouse and village gardens

Each apartment has a living room, kitchen and shower room. The majority of homes have their own balcony or shared patio areas. Our properties are available for rent, purchase and shared ownership.

Service details
Categories Home care and support,Health Advice and Guidance,Dementia
Staff Qualifications Over 86% of ExtraCare's team is QCF (NVQ) qualified, compared to a national target of 50%. We are committed to supporting our employees' learning and development and our performance is monitored by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). We offer a wide range of ongoing comprehensive programme of statutory and mandatory training. Our Statutory and Mandatory training includes: • Equality and Diversity • Moving and Handling • COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) • Fire Awareness • Food Hygiene and infection control • Mental Capacity Act • Emergency First Aid at work • Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults • Health and Safety
Gender both
Quality standards

Last updated: Oct 25, 2018 16:51

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