Ashton Grange Nursing Home in Horsham nearly Crawley provides full-time care for elderly residents who have dementia and require nursing care. Our facility is situated close to the hospital and the town centre in Horsham (near Crawley) on Richmond Road.
We are a 31-bed establishment specialising in dementia nursing care and end of life palliative care. We look at the holistic needs of each individual in our care and to this end our nursing care is tailored to each patient's needs.
If you are looking for an outstanding EMI nursing home in the West Sussex area, our facility is capable of delivering total quality care and we have many years of experience in looking after those with dementia.
In March 2013 this Horsham Nursing Home added 6 new luxury ground floor en suite rooms and a large conservatory overlooking a delightful garden at the rear of the property were added to our facility.
In August 2013 of the same yea the Dementia Nursing Home in Horsham opened a new kitchen which helped facilitate our high standards of cuisine. The Horsham Nursing Home followed this up shortly afterwards with a basement laundry facility with new equipment.
Residents' families are consulted together with any medical notes prior to admission to our nursing home in Horsham. This allows the staff to assess the residents individual needs, as well their likes and dislikes, in a “This is Me” document. This is communicated to all the day and night care staff at Ashton Grange Nursing Home in Horsham. The family are free to bring any furniture, pictures and paintings that the resident would like in order for them to feel as comfortable in their new surroundings as possible. A change in environment is difficult for anyone, and this is even truer for someone with dementia. It is important to make each resident’s room as familiar as possible in order to ensure a smooth transition between their old home and Ashton Grange Nursing Home in Horsham. Common areas are decorated in a warm and homely manner with old pictures of Horsham, which also assists in providing residents with a familiar environment.
Ashton Grange Dementia Nursing Home in Horsham has a very experienced team led by the home’s matron, Nicola Ambler. Nicola is a qualified RMN who has worked at the home for twelve years and is ably assisted by Tina Sheppard, her Senior Deputy Manager. Tina is a qualified RGN, and has worked under Nicola for 3 years, Tina is also the homes manual handling assessor and provides training and supervision to the staff to ensure that all the staff are manually handling correctly. The facility’s head chef, Rita, pays careful attention to the needs of individual patients and provides them with warm home cooked meals. The residents always speak highly of the food here at Ashton Grange.
Catalin Daricuc is our Care Deputy Manager, and is currently working towards a Leadership and Management Award. Catalin closely supervises our staff to ensure that we continue to provide excellent Dementia Nursing Care for all our residents at Ashton Grange Nursing Home, West Sussex.
Anyone facing the problem of finding care for a loved one with dementia can rest assured that their relative will be in safe hands with us.