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Redecorating at Tile House

An idyllic pastoral scene has been created at Tile House.  This amazing mural has brightened up the lounge and provided a real talking point for the people who use the space. Whilst we try to take people out as much as possible it’s important to try and bring some of the outside in and this

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Carers IW – Summer Newsletter

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2016 Annual Report

Better late than never, Island Healthcare’s 2016 Annual Report is now available on this page and, shortly, in any of our five homes!

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Dementia Alliance Newsletter – Spring 2017

Dementia Alliance Newsletter - Spring 2017 Dementia Alliance Support Groups Calendar - Spring 2017
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Westview House – Outstandingly Well-led

Following an unannounced inspection carried out on the 4th and 8th of November, Westview House received an overall ‘Good’ rating from CQC with an Outstanding award for the key question “Is the service well led?” People received “Exceptionally person centred care” the report says, “from staff who knew each person well, their life and what

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Dementia Alliance Newsletter – Winter 2016

Our partners in the Isle of Wight Dementia Alliance has released their Winter Newsletter, which is available below:

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Outstanding rating awarded to Highfield House, Shanklin

Following an unannounced inspection, carried out on the 8 September 2016, Highfield House in Shanklin, part of the Island Healthcare group of homes has been awarded the top, Outstanding, rating from CQC in recognition of the service delivered for the people living at the home. Highfield was praised in the report for providing “exceptionally person

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Wight Link Ferry Link

David, one of our clients at Westview was really pleased to have been invited by Wight Link for the VIP treatment today.  He enjoyed free tea during the return trip, wore the Captains hat and was whistled off the ship. He couldn’t be more chuffed with experience and can’t stop talking about it. Thank you

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Northbrooke House CQC

Northbrooke House is really proud to announce our new CQC rating – Good across the board in all five areas. Following the inspection we received a lovely write up in the County Press, outlining some of the amazing comments from family members and the inspectors.

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100th Birthday Celebrations

It’s not everyday we get to celebrate a 100th Birthday so on Monday Kate invited a regular guest back to Westview, musician  Andrew Knights to put on a performance and help celebrate the momentous event. A write up in the County Press detailed some of the events in Jim’s amazing life and we were delighted to be able

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