Compare dementia care homes in Tyne and Wear

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163 dementia care homes in Tyne and Wear

South Shields

South Shields

Harton Grange

Bolden Lane, South Shields, NE34 0LZ

Outstanding - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
62 beds • 61 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2004
21

Gateshead

Gateshead

Northbourne

Durham Road, Low Fell, Gateshead, NE9 5AR

Outstanding - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
34 beds • 33 en-suite rooms • Opened in 1990
1
13

Chester Le Street

Chester Le Street

Appletree Grange

Durham Road, Birtley, Chester Le Street, DH3 2BH

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
32 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1988
8

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Astell Care Centre

Wharrier Street, Walker, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE6 3BR

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
96 beds • No en-suite rooms • Opened in 1995
8

Hebburn

Hebburn

Bedewell Grange

Campbell Park Road, Hebburn, NE31 2SL

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
52 beds • 50 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2000
7

North Shields

North Shields

Collingwood Court

Front Street, Chirton, North Shields, NE29 0LF

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
63 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 2005
6

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Cranlea

1 Kingston Park Avenue, Kingston Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE3 2HB

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
39 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1987
1
4

Wallsend

Wallsend

Howdon Care Centre

Kent Avenue, Howden, Wallsend, NE28 0JE

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
90 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1994
4

Sunderland

Sunderland

Maple Lodge Care Home

Woolwich Road, Witherwack, Sunderland, SR5 5SF

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
46 beds • No en-suite rooms • Opened in 1995
4

Jarrow

Jarrow

Palmersdene

Grange Road West, Jarrow, NE32 3JA

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
40 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1990
1
8

Overview of care homes in Tyne and Wear

Care homes in Tyne and Wear

209

Homes that offer nursing care

99

Specialise in dementia care

163

Homes rated good or above

196

Tyne and Wear's Care Regulator

Care Quality Commission

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  • How many dementia care homes are there in Tyne and Wear?

    There are 163 care homes in Tyne and Wear offering specialist dementia care.

  • How are dementia care homes in Tyne and Wear regulated?

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

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In England, dementia care homes are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) which rates services as Outstanding, Good, Requires Improvement, or Inadequate.

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care homes rated Good or better.


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Average care home costs in North East

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

  • Residential care homes

    £574 per week
  • Nursing care homes

    £716 per week

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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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