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Drummonds Care Home

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

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

The home benefits from a ground floor design with full accessibility to the courtyards and grassy gardens surrounding the home, as well as a mobility friendly pool allowing for hydrotherapy treatments. The hallways of the home are wide to allow for wheelchair use and the home has a large activities room complete with kitchen, arts and crafts facilities, and sports hall.

The home also has a sensory room with light, texture, and sound activities to provide a therapeutic space for our residents. Drummonds also features a large cinema with projector screen, which our residents can use to their hearts content, featuring a large collection of movies which are always being added too.

The home has a communal lounge, in-house bar, dining room and courtyard gardens with fish pond and chicken coup where our residents can help care for the animals.

At the heart of everything we do is the aim to provide person-centred care packages tailored to each of our residents. They are brilliant and unique individuals who deserve to be treated with compassion, respect, and kindness whilst being supported to achieve their goals in life.

Drummonds is rated Good Overall with the Care Quality Commission, with an Outstanding in the Responsive category.  The staff team at Drummonds were national finalists in the Learning Disability and Autism Awards 2021, in the 'Outstanding Contribution' category.  

Everyone here at Drummonds Care Home in Colchester is committed:

  • To provide individuals with learning and/or physical disabilities with an innovative and inclusive solution to residential and respite care in Essex.
  • To ensure our staff understand the specific and often complex needs of those individuals whom we support and the ways in which we can respond to those needs.
  • To provide a care package 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.

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.

Related Article: Drummonds Care Home named finalists in National Learning Disability & Autism Awards

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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CHA Finalist 2021
Norfolk Business Awards Finalist
Norfolk Business Awards Finalist
Norfolk Business Awards Large Business Finalist
Norfolk Care Awards 2018
Cyber Essentials
Care Awards Regional Winner 2017
Top 20 Care Home Group 2020
Norfolk Business Awards Business Of The Year Finalist
Small Residential Care Finalist
Norfolk Care Awards 2020
Trusted Care
Top 20 Care Home Group 2021
Norfolk Care Awards 2021
Norfolk Care Awards 2021 Care Leader
Norfolk Care Awards 2021 Outstanding Achievement
Learning Disabilities & Autism Awards 2021 Finalist