Alice Grange Care Home in Ipswich

Alice Grange is our purpose-built residential care home in Ipswich, specialising in 24-hour nursing care for older people and younger adults with physical disabilities or otherwise in need of care. Our care home is close to the beautiful East Anglian coast line, known for its Blue Flag beaches, and with good road links to the A12 and A14 trunk roads. Alice Grange is easily accessible from nearby towns like Colchester and Felixstowe.

Our care at Alice Grange is based around personalised care plans, drawn up with the individual and their family to ensure life at Alice Grange feels like home.

Alice Grange has one of our dedicated Memory Lane Communities, which are specifically designed to support people living with dementia. Corridors have points of interest, offering sensory stimulation and free access to a balcony garden. Alice Grange was one of first homes to be accredited as part of the Barchester 10-60-06 Dementia Care Programme, reflecting the enhanced quality of dementia care and improved quality of life experienced by residents.

The best way to get to know our Alice Grange care home is to arrange a visit. We welcome visitors, so please feel free to drop in and see if our home is right for you or your loved one.

Life at Alice Grange Care Home

Our home is designed so that each person we care for feels completely supported in every aspect of their lives. First and foremost, the care and services we provide are delivered by trained professionals who are dedicated to looking after the health of each resident. Our activities programme is tailored around particular interests and our facilities are designed to enhance the lives of everyone living at the home. We also offer tasty and nutritious food that is prepared by a skilled team of chefs.

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Our team

Our team are a unique group of individuals who all bring their own colourful characteristics to the home. Staff here are dedicated to delivering a high level of care to those we support and making sure that they live as comfortably as possible.

Alice Grange Care Home in Ipswich

Michelle Medway

General Manager

Hi, my name is Michelle, and I am the General Manager here at Alice Grange. Welcome to our website.

I qualified as an enrolled nurse in 1991, then shortly after, joined the Royal Navy as a Queen Alexandra Royal Naval Nurse.

After the Royal Navy, I then worked my way up the ranks within a community hospital, from an enrolled nurse to a ward sister, during which time I did my conversion course to gain RGN status, and my BSc in Nursing Practice.

The majority of my nursing career has been based in a care home or community setting – and care homes are definitely where my heart lies.

I have been at the Alice Grange since 2015, joining as a Home Nurse Specialist, and I was promoted to General Manager in 2016.

I really enjoy my job; the home has come a long way in the last few years and we will continue to make improvements. To do this, I will work closely with my Heads of Units and enhance best practice for those we support.

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Our care

Celebrating life, individuality and dignity is all part of the Barchester philosophy, so the care we provide is designed around these values. We understand that each person has individual needs, so our staff are trained to deliver bespoke, person-centred care to those we support.

Types of care

Nursing Care

Nursing care is for people who need a qualified nursing care team available to them 24 hours a day.

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Residential Care

Our residential care is ideal for frail older people that would benefit from additional care and support, but without the need for specialist nursing or dementia care.

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Dementia Care

Our highly skilled team of dementia experts work hard to ensure the highest quality of care, based on the latest research.

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Respite Care & Short Breaks

Whether you care for a relative or are in need of care yourself, taking a break from your usual routine can do the world of good.

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Facilities

  • Wi-fi available
  • Sky TV
  • En-suite rooms
  • Pet-friendly

On-site

  • Access to kitchen facilities
  • Activity room
  • Flexible mealtimes
  • Internet access/wifi

Accessibility

  • Disabled bathroom
  • Disabled WC/facilities
  • Disabled parking
  • Disability awareness/equality training

Accommodation

  • Double rooms
  • Electric profiling bed
  • En-suite toilet
  • Nurse call system
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Are you ready to discuss your individual care requirements? Pick up the phone and talk to us, book a visit to our care home or come and take a look around our facilities.

New care enquiries 01473 849862

New care enquiry phone lines are open 8am-8pm

All other calls 01473 333551

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St Isidores Ropes Drive, Kesgrave Ipswich IP5 2GA Get directions
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