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Drummonds Care Home

The Street, Feering, Colchester, Essex, CO5 9QJ

Drummonds is a residential care home for adults with physical or learning disabilities in the charming village of Feering, between Colchester and Witham in Essex. The home can accommodate up to 41 residents with a focus on dignity, independence and person-centred care.

Drummonds is a single storey designed building. The wide hallways of the home allow for wheelchair use and the home has a large activities room complete with kitchen, dining room, in-house bar, arts and crafts facilities and a sports hall. The home also has a sensory room with light, texture, and sound activities to provide a therapeutic space for our residents. There is also a large cinema room with projector screen. Our tenants can choose from a large collection of movies which are always being added to.

Our care institution sits in large gardens which feature accessible courtyard areas, a fish pond and chicken coop where our residents help care for the animals. We also have fully accessible play equipment in the gardens. The home also has a mobility-friendly swimming pool allowing for hydrotherapy treatments.

At the heart of everything we do is the aim to provide person-centred care tailored to each of our residents. Our care staff support the residents with compassion, respect, and kindness whilst helping them to achieve their goals in life.

We are proud to be a part of the Feering and Kelvedon local community and support our residents to enjoy the local area.

Drummonds is rated as Good Overall with the Care Quality Commission, with an Outstanding in the Responsive category. 

The team at Drummonds were proud to be recognised as national finalists in the Learning Disability and Autism Awards 2021, in the 'Outstanding Contribution' category.

Everyone at Drummonds is committed:

  • to provide individuals with learning and/or physical disabilities with an innovative and inclusive solution to residential and respite care
  • to ensure our staff understand the specific and often complex needs of those individuals whom we support, and provide training and guidance on the ways in which we can respond to those needs
  • to provide care packages that focuses on independence and progression, delivering positive outcomes for every resident
  • to enable and encourage every individual to communicate in their own way; whether that be through speech, sign language, symbols or objects of reference

Contact us today to schedule a viewing and discover the exceptional living space we've curated for our residents on the outskirts of Colchester.

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Virtual Bedroom Tour

Get to know our services a little better by taking a look around our virtual bedroom tour below.

Each of our bedrooms across the group aims to provide a relaxing, calm and friendly environment for our residents to call home.

We encourage all of our residents to personalise and decorate their living space to their personal likes and interests.

Bedroom size and décor may vary depending on service. Please contact us directly if you would like to book a viewing at a particular service.

41 Registered for 41 Residents
18+ For residents aged from 18
For those with Learning Disabilities
For those with Physical Disabilities
For those with Autism Spectrum Disorder

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