Inspection on 26/07/05 for 31 Carter Avenue
Also see our care home review for 31 Carter Avenue for more information
This inspection was carried out on 26th July 2005.
CSCI has not published a star rating for this report, though using similar criteria we estimate that the report is Good. The way we rate inspection reports is consistent for all houses, though please be aware that this may be different from an official CSCI judgement.
The inspector made no statutory requirements on the home as a result of this inspection and there were no outstanding actions from the previous inspection report.
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What the care home does well
Residents in the home are long term. The environment is domestic in scale with no institutional routines. There is a stable committed staff group. Residents are provided with opportunities and support to lead their lives to their full potential and most take opportunities to attend day services and take part in activities outside the home.
What has improved since the last inspection?
Since the last inspection the following improvements have been made: · · · · The home has acquired a new `people carrier` vehicle suitable for group excursions. There has been an increase in staff numbers. Learning Disability Award Framework (LDAF) training and B/Tech advanced medication training has been introduced for staff. The home`s maintenance and redecoration programme is ongoing with several environmental improvements made since the last inspection.
What the care home could do better:
There were no identified requirements or recommendations and based on the outcomes from this inspection the home is providing a good service in line with its aims and objectives.