Folkestone Nursing Home is a privately owned ‘care home’. People in care homes receive accommodation and nursing and/or personal care as a single package under one contractual agreement dependent on their registration with us. Folkestone Nursing Home is a care home with nursing care. CQC regulates both the premises and the care provided, and both were looked at during this inspection. People were supported to have maximum choice and control of their lives and staff supported them in the least restrictive way possible and in their best interests; the policies and systems in the service supported this practice. People’s communication needs were met. Care plans were detailed, personalised and included people’s preferences. Staff understood how to provide a personalised care service. People were offered a variety of activities. Complaints were dealt with appropriately. People were offered a variety of activities. People’s end of life care wishes were met. FNH promote a positive culture within the service to achieve good outcomes for people. Managers and staff understood what was expected of them. FNH checked the quality of the service provided in order to make improvements. People, relatives and staff gave feedback on service quality through surveys and meetings. FNH worked with other professionals to improve outcomes for people.