Compare dementia care homes in Dorset

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121 dementia care homes in Dorset

Broadstone

Broadstone

The Potteries

187 York Road, Broadstone, BH18 8ES

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
80 beds • 79 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2013
51

Ferndown

Ferndown

Ferndown Manor

110 Golf Links Road, Ferndown, BH22 8DA

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
75 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 2017
7

Weymouth

Weymouth

Bosworth Care Home

6 Southdown Avenue, Weymouth, DT3 6HR

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
20 beds • Opened in 1989
3

Bournemouth

Bournemouth

Branksome Heights

44 Branksome Wood Road, Bournemouth, BH4 9LA

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
47 beds • 46 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2017
7

Weymouth

Weymouth

Danmor Lodge Limited

Danmor Lodge, 12-14 Alexandra Road, Weymouth, DT4 7QH

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
25 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1987
1

Ringwood

Ringwood

Foxes Moon Residential Home

40 Ringwood Road, St Ives, Ringwood, BH24 2NY

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
31 beds • 22 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1987
1

Dorchester

Dorchester

Grove Lodge

Hyde Crook, Frampton, Dorchester, DT2 9NW

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Palliative
22 beds • Opened in 1988

Swanage

Swanage

Heathcote Care Home

6 Cecil Road, Swanage, BH19 1JJ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
17 beds • Opened in 1987
1

Christchurch

Christchurch

Highcliffe Nursing Home

5 Stuart Road, Highcliffe, Christchurch, BH23 5JS

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
62 beds • Opened in 1987
9

Wareham

Wareham

Pine Martin Grange

Sandford Road, Sandford, Wareham, BH20 7AJ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
64 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 2017
8

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How many dementia care homes are there in Dorset?

There are 121 care homes in Dorset offering specialist dementia care.

How are dementia care homes in Dorset regulated?

All dementia care homes in Dorset are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

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  • Bournemouth

    39 care homes rated Good or better.


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    19 care homes rated Good or better.


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    14 care homes rated Good or better.

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Average care home costs in South West

Average costs based on LaingBuisson Care of Older People UK report 2019

  • Residential care homes

    £700 per week

  • Nursing care homes

    £1,015 per week

Funding for care in England

If your total savings and property assets are below £23,250, then you may be able to access local authority funding towards accommodation costs, personal care and nursing care.

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