Loss of power at Collins House

31 December 2019
Cllr Rob Gledhill, Leader of Thurrock Council, said: "We have experienced a loss of power at Collins House today, Tuesday 31 December 2019. This has resulted in loss of heat, light and other emergency facilities such as the fire alarm systems. The immediate response by council officers has been to ensure suitable alternative arrangements have been made for our residents based on their needs and to speak to and reassure all their families.

Collins House achieves 'good' rating in recent inspection

1 March 2019
Thurrock Council-run Collins House has maintained its overall 'good' rating, as part of an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
On Tuesday 5 February, a CQC inspector found the residential care home for older people in Springhouse Road, Corringham, to be 'good' across all 5 areas asking if the service was safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led. At the time of the inspection, 44 people were receiving care and support from the residential home, which also rated 'good' in 2016.