About Us

Excellent staff providing quality person-centred care

Who we are

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At Stow Healthcare, our philosophy of care is based on family values. We strive to deliver high quality person-centred care, which means really knowing what our residents like to make each day special. We have quality leadership teams and well trained staff with extremely high levels of enthusiasm for their roles.  We believe that our residents should receive the best care possible in a luxurious, well-resourced, supportive and secure environment and that independence should be promoted wherever possible.

Why choose us

Take a look at our business fundamentals

  • Personal Service

    As a family owned and run business, we know how important it is to select a care home that meets your needs and one that you and your family feel comfortable in.

  • Award Winning Care

    The Catchpole Family and the other members of the Senior Management Team bring with them a wealth of skills and professionalism, each enjoying particular areas of expertise.

  • Professional Staff

    Our team of professionally qualified staff have a genuine affection for our residents and a desire to deliver a high quality service in all circumstances.

  • Warm and Welcoming Atmosphere

    We believe that our residents should receive the best care possible in a luxurious, well-resourced, supportive, and safe environment.

Meet the Stow Healthcare Team

Roger Catchpole
Managing Director

Roger is the Managing Director at Stow Healthcare Group. Roger holds an MBA with a concentration in Finance, an MSc and PPGD in Marketing...

Ruth French
Operations Director

Ruth has spent the previous decade working for Central Government (Department for Trade and Industry, later Business, Innovation and Skills, and the Cabinet Office)...

Cath Catchpole
Director

Prior to founding Stowlangtoft Healthcare in 2010 Cath was a prominent and respected Head Teacher in within the Suffolk education authority. Cath works across...

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Awards

Stow Healthcare has been recognized in the following ways:

  • Winner

    National Care Awards - Stow Healthcare Director Ruth French was named the UK's top care Operations Director - November 2016

  • Finalist

    National Care Awards - Stowlangtoft Hall's Richard Baker was named one of the top five care home chefs - November 2016

  • Winner

    National Care Awards - Brandon Park's Deputy Manager, Sam Cutts, was named national winner in the 'Care Registered Nurse' category - November 2016

  • Finalist

    National Care Awards - Stowlangtoft Hall's Linda Elmer was named as one of the top five carers in the UK - November 2016

  • Winner

    Roxanne Kenton, was named national winner at the Great British Care Awards in the 'Care Newcomer Award' category. - June 2016

  • Shortlisted

    Shirley Talbot, Head Housekeeper at Stowlangtoft Hall was shortlisted in the Suffolk County Council 'Going the Extra Mile' awards in the category of 'Individual Staff Member'.

  • Shortlisted

    Stowlangtoft Hall and Brandon Park were shortlisted in the Suffolk County Council 'Going the Extra Mile' Award held at Trinity Park in February 2016 for their Activities provision

  • Winner

    Shirley Talbot was named winner for the East Anglian regional Great British Care Awards in the 'Ancillary Worker of the Year' category - November 2015

  • Finalist

    Tina Webster was a finalist for the East Anglian regional Great British Care Awards in the 'Carer of the Year' category - November 2015

  • Winner

    Roxanne Kenton was named winner for the East Anglian regional Great British Care Awards in the 'Best Newcomer' category - November 2015

  • Finalist

    National Care Awards - Carer Tina Webster was named as one of the top five carers in the whole of the UK - November 2015

  • Winner

    Suffolk Agricultural Association's BALE (best alternative land enterprise) Award for overall winner for Stowlangtoft Healthcare LLP - October 2015

  • Shortlisted

    Great British Care Awards in the 'Activities' category where Stowlangtoft Hall’s activities coordinator was named as one of six finalists in the East of England Great British Care Awards - November 2014

  • Winner

    Suffolk Agricultural Association's BALE (best alternative land enterprise) Award for Best Newcomer for Stowlangtoft Healthcare LLP - October 2014

  • Runner-up

    Suffolk County Council's inaugural "Going the Extra Mile" Awards for our activities provision in the "Inside and Out" category - June 2013

  • Shortlisted

    East Anglian Daily Times's 2013 Business Awards in the 'Family Business of the Year' category for the Catchpole family - June 2013

  • Shortlisted

    East Anglian Daily Times's 2013 Business Awards in the 'Young Business Person of the Year' category for Roger Catchpole - June 2013