Ashford House Care Home

Long Lane , Stanwell , TW19 7AZ   Map View

Ashford House Care Home in Stanwell, Staines

Ashford House is a bright, colourful, purpose-built care home in Surrey, providing single rooms with en-suite bathrooms for all its residents. The home is situated on the outskirts of Stanwell near Staines, in quiet surroundings but not far from the M25. The home offer 24-hour nursing care to people living with dementia.

Dementia Care

'Memory Lane' utilises a careful blend of skills and techniques developed by leading experts in the field of dementia care, incorporating person-centred design in its use of colour and cues to help individuals navigate through the home, whilst thoughtful interior design features, such us adapted crockery and tableware assists with reminiscence. Communities are broken up into separate units with a family feel so people can feel safe and comfortable. Care is focused on independence, dignity and choice, with a person-centred approach. Staffing levels reflect the needs of residents, and people living with dementia are offered a range of activities to help preserve life skills, support interactions and retain a sense of purpose and selfhood.

Ashford House works hard to ensure that a wide range of mentally and physically stimulating activities are available to residents, including work on life boxes (reminiscence aids and reminders of life history), sessions with daily newspapers, puzzles, cooking and baking, accessing the garden and summer house, visits from ‘Pets as Therapy’ dogs, reminiscence work based on objects of interest and spending time listening and dancing to music.

We are proud of the elderly care we offer to people living with dementia at our nursing home and we like to help if we can. We welcome visitors and callers!

Life at our homes booklet

Read our brochure ‘Providing great quality care and wellbeing’ for more information on how we’re here to help you and your loved one.

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Types of 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.

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Nursing care

Dementia care

Services for under 65

Enriching the lives of people living with dementia

Click here to read our latest brochure 'Enriching the lives of people living with dementia' for more information on our support for your loved one.

A-Z Directory of Demential Care

Click here to read our latest brochure 'A-Z Directory of Demential Care' for a useful toolkit for providing good dementia care.

Facilities

  • Wi-fi available
  • En-suite rooms
  • Step-free access
  • Night bite menu

On-site

  • Access to kitchen facilities
  • Activity classes
  • Bar/café
  • Day trips

Accessibility

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

Accommodation

  • Electric profiling bed
  • En-suite toilet
  • En-suite toilet plus bath/shower
  • Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed

Our Team

The dedicated and experienced team are passionate about providing quality care to each individual living at the home.

Dilyana Sharkova

General Manager

Hello, my name is Dilyana Sharkova and I am the General Manager here at Ashford House. Welcome to our website.

I completed my nursing degree in 1982 and I gained experience working in  hospitals as a Matron. I worked in Germany in University Hospital in Ludvigsburg and have gained experience in the nursing field.

I moved to UK 2002 and started working in care setting as Senior Care Assistant. I started working as a Qualified Registered Nurse in 2008  and quickly become a Senior Nurse. I commenced my journey in care in 2002 and worked my way from clinical lead, onto Deputy Manager and then in 2017 I was promoted to a Home Manager.  I also hold a level 5 diploma in Leadership for Health in Social Care.

I do really  enjoy my work as a Nurse and General Manager  , I am passionate about my work  ,delivering a high standard of person-centred care to those we support.  I like to get to know all our residents and staff  and  to run a home where residents and staff enjoy themselves on daily basis. I pride myself in being open , honest and always approachable.

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Our staff are like family

Our staff are like family

At Barchester, we’re cultivating an environment where you’ll have more than just a career – you’ll have a family.

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Life at Ashford House 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.

Food & Nutrition

Food and nutrition

Our fantastic catering team are always on hand to prepare tasty and nutritious food with fresh, seasonal produce that is cooked to the highest of standards.

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Activities & Events

Activities

Our varied activities programme reflects the dedication of our skilled staff, who bring a certain uniqueness to the home, which can’t be found anywhere else.

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Care & Facilities

Care and facilities

Our home is equipped with a number of facilities and features that serve to enhance the lives of those we support.

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What people say about us

Ashford House Care Home

CQC Overall rating

Good

19 March 2020

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