Welcome to Ridge House Care Home

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We Care Like Family

Standing in its own grounds with beautiful views over Dartmoor, in the Village of Morchard Bishop, Exeter. Ridge House is committed to providing the very best quality of care. Residents can use the local amenities such as the post office, stores, and London Inn public house.

ABOUT US

WHAT WE STRIVE FOR

We are a family-run business that strives to provide the highest, personalised level of care. We want to be known for providing bespoke care to fulfil the needs of our residents, making their stay with us as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

We are determined to be the difference in senior care; as part of our core values, ‘respect’ and ‘dignity’ are at the forefront. We aim to meet our resident’s social, emotional, spiritual and physical needs.

OUR CARE

Home away from Home” environment with the highest quality of care. We cater to our residents with their specific needs, combining bespoke services so they are most comfortable and safest during their stay with us.

RECENT AWARD

Top 20 Care Homes South West England 2019 (carehome.co.uk)

About Us

A family-run home accommodating 15 residents providing 24-hour residential care. We can also provide respite care (depending on room availability) and daycare facilities. It is owned by Ridge House Residential Home Limited and run on a day-to-day basis by the Registered Manager with full support from owners Zak and Shirin along with their family. We are committed to providing the very best quality of care and on behalf of the Management and staff of Ridge House, we extend a warm welcome to you and hope the information within this website is informative and useful.

We welcome both male and female residents at Ridge House over the age of 65. Before admission, all potential residents will be assessed to ensure that Ridge House is the best choice to fulfil their needs. This will involve visiting them in their home, hospital or at their preferred location. Likewise, we encourage the potential resident in making as many visits as they feel they need to Ridge House gathering information from the prospective resident, representatives and professionals involved in their care. Residents are encouraged to also ask as many questions as they wish to confirm Ridge House is the best home for them.

Upon confirming a place at Ridge House, we work closely with families in the decorating and personalisation of the resident’s bedroom to reflect their interests and previous livelihoods. Care plans are compiled to identify each individual’s needs. The level of care required for each resident is recorded, risk assessments are carried out and ongoing daily monitoring and reviews are recorded to ensure a continuity of care for each individual. Formal and informal reviews are held regularly and our aim is always to work closely with the residents and relatives to provide the best possible care, to inform and update of any changes in a residents wellbeing and to listen to any worries or suggestions that may have.

Ridge House provides staffed cover 24 hours a day. There is a nurse call system in all rooms if any assistance is required. Menus are compiled with a variety of different food cooked daily. We pride ourselves in using fresh produce supplied locally with fresh fruits and homemade cakes available each day for our residents to enjoy. All meals are served either in the dining room or in individual rooms depending on their preference and medical diets catered for.

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We Care Like Family

We are a family run business that strives in providing the highest, personalised level of care. We would like to be known for providing bespoke care to fulfil the needs of our residents making their stay with us as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

Our mission is to provide the best service, care, and match for you

Each resident is treated with respect and dignity at all times and that each has their social, emotional, spiritual and physical needs met.

Our History

2020 – Introducing The Larches

Introducing The Larches, Ridge House’s new sister home! Situated in Tiverton, the home was acquired in December this year and will form a part of the extended care home family. 

2019 – Extension to Ridge House approved

Planning permission to extent Ridge House was approved this year bringing an additional 3 en-suite rooms. Ridge House will be operating a total of 18 rooms, generating 5 new vacancies in Morchard Bishop.

2018 – New Day Care services introduced

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2018 - Acquired by Zak and Shirin Shaikh

They are passionate for the wellbeing and upkeeping of the care home; always looking for ways to bring positive improvements for both residents and staff.

Contact Us

You can contact us on the phone number or send us
a message through the form bellow:

01363 877335

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    Looking for a change in career work somewhere,where you make a difference to people’s lives and their families.
    We are looking for :
    A house keeper to work alternative weekend 8-2 3/4 days a week
    We are also looking for a part time tea person 4/5 afternoons a week alternate weekends
    We have a new shift for 2 part-time carers 9-2
    Working alternative weekends


    Why us?
    - we have the best residents and family
    - lone working
    - free offroad parking
    -employee assistance program
    -continued professional development
    -teamwork
    -competitive pay
    -laughs and cake!
    - free cooked meals
    - Free training and DBS

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    Looking for a change in career work somewhere,where you make a difference to people’s lives and their families.
    We are looking for a house keeper to work alternative weekend 8-2 3/4 days a week
    We are also looking for a part time tea person 4/5 afternoons a week alternate weekends


    Why us?
    - we have the best residents and family
    - lone working
    - free offroad parking
    -employee assistance program
    -continued professional development
    -teamwork
    -competitive pay
    -laughs and cake!
    - free cooked meals
    - Free training and DBS

    Call Marie on 01884 257355
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