Old Alresford Cottage is a residential care home specialising in Dementia Care in Hampshire. We are located in a fine country house set in four acres of landscaped gardens situated on the outskirts of the beautiful Georgian town of Alresford.
We have a range of accommodation available including single and double rooms with some having en-suite facilities.
We are dedicated to providing the best residential care for the elderly and are proud of our fully trained and experienced staff, many of whom have been with us for years - Meet our Staff here!
Together with our long term care we also offer short term/respite care for when a shorter period of care is required.
We welcome visitors and potential residents to the home at any time to sample the atmosphere first hand; this can be a visit for a cup of tea, a meal or even an overnight stay.
Confidence in Care
Our team of well trained staff, are friendly and respectful and dedicated to delivering the highest standard of care and professional support 24 hours a day.
We focus on each individual resident and tailor the care provision in accordance with their individual needs and care plan. We believe it is important to strike a balance between providing the appropriate support and assistance to our residents to help them maintain their independence whilst also encouraging a full and active lifestyle where possible.
CQC Inspection Report
Our 2016 results from the Care Quality Commission Inspection Report came back very favourable and we were awarded an overall rating of Good, which we are all very proud of here at Old Alresford Cottage. This inspection covers the safety of the service provided, how well-led the service is, and also looks at how caring, responsive and effective the home is.
Read our full inspection report here
For many care homes, writing comprehensive care plans, keeping them up to date, and communicated with residents' families can be a time consuming task for care staff. As it is essential, we looked into how we can continue to provide our high level of care whilst ensuring all administration and care planning is kept up to date.
We use Person Centred Software, a fantastic electronic care management system to alleviate pressure on care staff, make documenting care plans quicker and ensure all residents are safe, comfortable and happy.
Read more about Person Centred Software here and how it ensures all our residents receive the best quality care!
What's a typical day like at Old Alresford Cottage? Find out here!