Welcome To Shortwood House Residential Care Home For The Elderly
At Shortwood House, our aim is to provide a relaxed and secure environment, where our residents' care and well-being is the primary objective. We want our residents to truly feel at home and we strive to do everything we can to provide exceptional care that puts the individual needs of our residents first.
We believe that with our caring and attentive staff, the homely ambience and the personal approach to giving our residents the right activities to allow them to express their individualities we have got it just right. Shortwood House really is "the next best thing to home".
Quality Dementia CareClick Here
All of our staff are Dementia Pathway trained allowing us to be fully aware of all barriers we may face whilst providing this specialist care.
We have an extremely positive attitude to Dementia care and our standards are clear in receiving the Dementia Quality Mark. We have also recently been given a band 5 quality rating by Nottinghamshire County Council. Please click the logo below:
Our Care Home CQC RatingClick Here
The CQC regulates as well as monitors and inspects care homes and service, publishing their findings with ratings to help people find quality care.
We are extremely proud to announce we have been given an overall rating of Good.
Please click the logo below for more details, including the Care Quality Commission's latest report.
Nutrition & DiningClick Here
Food and drink plays an important role in the care home.
Not only do we provide healthy, varied and nutritious meals in our 5 out of 5 rated food hygiene facilities but we also recognise the significance of making the dining experience pleasant and relaxed. Special dietary requirements are catered for, and we encourage favourite dish requests!