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The Mead

The Mead, Castleford Close, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire WD6 4AL

Overview

Welcome to The Mead

The Mead is a purpose built care home situated in a quiet residential area in Borehamwood.

Our home offers a range of care services for the older person, including residential, respite and specialist dementia care.

About The Mead

About The Mead

Within The Mead you will also find our Q Club – a place where those living within the community can spend the day with us. To find out more about what's available from our day care service, take a look at our Q Club page.

Throughout The Mead you will find a wide range of communal areas including lounges, cosy corners, dining rooms, themed areas and more, there are plenty of opportunities to socialise and spend your time with others, but you are welcome to simply enjoy the privacy of your own room. All bedrooms are fully furnished and include en-suite facilities.

At The Mead our team of Activity Care Workers are on hand to plan a wide range of activities for you to enjoy, from arts and crafts and gentle exercise, to entertainment and outings, there is always something to get involved with.

If you enjoy the outdoors, The Mead benefits from a beautifully landscaped garden where the green fingered can enjoy a spot of gardening, or simply relax and enjoy the surroundings.

Services

Our services and facilities

We always aim to offer a full range of services to meet our residents’ needs, whatever they may be. The list below details everything on offer at this home, if you’re looking for something that’s not available here, just give us a call on 01707 393293 to find out if one of our other homes may be better suited to your needs.

Types of care we support

Residential Care
Dementia Care
Respite Care
Day Care
24 Hour Care
Fully Furnished Rooms
En-Suite Facilities
Best Friends Café
Internet Access/Wi-Fi
Full Activity Programme
Hairdressing Salon
Landscaped Gardens
Laundry
Rooms Include TV and Personal Telephone Point
Visitor Parking
Disabled Access

Q-Club

Q-Club

Welcome to The Mead Q Club. Open Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm, our Borehamwood club offers day guests the opportunity to make new friends, whilst taking part in a range of activities.

The Q Club has a beautifully refurbished conservatory style Day Club with lovely views of the garden. The team aim to provide a calming yet stimulating and safe environment for those who need it. It is closed off to the rest of the Home so remains unaffected by the busy reception and goings on at The Mead. Within the club the team organise a range of activities with arts and crafts, cooking, gardening and board games all on offer, and we make a point of celebrating special occasions such as birthdays and nation-wide events.

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Team

Meet our team

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Annette Zippis
Home Manager

My name is Annette and I have many years of experience managing care homes within the UK as well as within Sweden. I have qualifications in Physiotherapy as well as a NVQ in Health and Social Care Management. Myself and the team here at Anson Court are committed to delivering the high quality care that our residents deserve. Anson Court is a beautiful home and I’m here to help ensure that our residents live fulfilled and happy lives each and every day.

 

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Ivan Panev
Deputy Home Manager
I started my career in August 2017 as a Care Assistant and I progressed to Deputy Home Manager, passing through all positions until my current one.
I believe in people’s values and respect. I love working with people from different cultures. Open and honest communication is very important to me, and I found that Rhythm Of Life is a unique approach to providing person-centered care.

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Lisa Humphries
Chef Manager
The Chef Manager organises every aspect of the catering operation and provides a safe, nutritious, quality service to our residents using freshly produced food. With a hands-on role, leading a team, they provide a quality catering service and help create a warm and friendly atmosphere for our residents. Working with our residents they help to create menus to meet their needs and suit their tastes. They also create and provide fine dining events, using Quantum Care’s award-winning Dining Club concept.

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Caroline Perkis
Housekeeping Manager
I enjoy working and being with the residents and the challenges I find in my role. I like the teamwork aspect to my work with other staff.

 

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Susan Humphries
Administrator
The Administrator will focus on the smooth running of the home; in whatever area they may be needed. From greeting visitors to recruiting, the Administrator is present in many aspects of life in the home, even if you don’t always see them! To be successful in the role, our Administrators have to be flexible and calm, able to multi-task and always keen to take on a new challenge. It’s often the Administrator that brings the IT skills to a home, helping them to keep everything organised. Above that though, Administrators are communicators, able to speak confidently and listen closely to everyone from Managers and Care Workers to visitors and residents.

Contact

Contact us

If you have any questions or concerns, or if you would like to book a visit or enquire about vacancies at the home, please fill out this form and we will contact you as soon as possible.

We aim to respond to each enquiry promptly and will address yours as soon as possible. Please note your preferred mode of contact and any times you may be unavailable to help us respond when is most convenient.

How to find us

The Mead, Castleford Close, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire WD6 4AL

Brochures and guides

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Download the full The Mead brochure to find out more about what's on offer at our home.

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Key information guide

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Indicative fees guide

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Care home contract

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