Tales of the Uninspected

Welcome to our collection of Reports on Care Homes conducted by Eileen Chubb on behalf of Compassion in Care.

I was struck by how grateful bedridden residents were to see a passerby, many wanted a bit of company so desperatly it was sad to witness....

The overpowering smell of urine was present throughout the whole home..........

I was shown the main lounge where I was told activities took place, there were two care staff sat talking in one corner and one resident asleep in a chair. The carer showing me around saw the clock and in an embarrassed tone told me activities were cancelled that day,

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