Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is reviewing residential care home provision to ensure it delivers internally as part of shaping the future long-term care it commissions for older people. There is a need to consult on the proposed options identified regarding the future of the Council’s internal provision; And we would like to hear from you.
Recommended Preferred Options for Consultation.
The preferred option proposals include all five options below:
Option 1: Retaining the current service provision at five current Council care homes:
- Clydach Court in Trealaw
- Pentre House in Pentre
- Tegfan in Trecynon
- Cae Glas in Hawthorn
- Parc Newydd in Talbot Green.
Option 2: Providing a new accommodation with 40 Extra Care apartments and 20 residential dementia beds in Treorchy.
This development would be explored with Linc Cymru and the health board. It would be located on land near Ystrad Fechan Care Home. The care home is temporarily closed with no residents and would be permanently decommissioned.
Option 3: Providing a new accommodation with 20 Extra Care apartments and 10 residential dementia beds in Ferndale.
This development would be explored with Linc Cymru. It would be located on land near the existing Ferndale House Care Home. The care home would be decommissioned when the new facility is developed.
Option 4: Providing a new accommodation with 25 Extra Care apartments and 15 residential dementia beds in Mountain Ash.
This development would be explored with Linc Cymru. It would be located on land near the existing Troedyrhiw Care Home. The home would be decommissioned when the new facility is developed.
Option 5: Provide a new accommodation with care to support people with learning disabilities in adulthood, in Church Village
This would be achieved by redeveloping Garth Olwg Care Home. The care home would be decommissioned when suitable placements are found for its residents, in a home of their choice which meets their assessed needs.
The Consultation closed on the 27th January 2023