Father Hudson¹s builds new care home in Warwickshire

Posted on November 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

A new residential care home is being built in Coleshill, Warwickshire, by Father Hudson¹s Society, the social care agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Birmingham. The new St Joseph¹s care home will accommodate up to 56 residents and comprise four units of 14 beds ­ 2 units on the ground floor and two on the upper floor. Each of the units will be self-contained. The facility will provide care for frail older people, especially those with dementia. At the heart of the building will be a communal area providing a range of facilities. These will include a beauty salon, shop, chapel, day care facility, and a terrace cafe. It is intended that, embodied within the heart of this area will be a feeling of a “high street community” with the flexibility for activities such as shopping, visiting the beauty salon, attending a concert or a religious service. There are also quiet alternative areas within each unit building upon a key design principle of “progressive privacy”. Father Hudson¹s Society director Kevin Caf

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