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Eleighwater House

Combe St. Nicholas, Chard, TA20 3AG

Good - Regulator's rating

8 beds • Opened in 2012
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Yew Tree Cottage Residential Home

Hornsbury Hill, Chard, TA20 3DB

Good - Regulator's rating

7 beds • 5 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2003
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Oak Lodge

Lordsleaze Lane, Chard, TA20 2HN

Good - Regulator's rating

47 beds


Helliers Close, Chard, TA20 1LJ

Good - Regulator's rating

50 beds

Sunnyside Care Home

Crewkerne Road, Chard, TA20 1EZ

Good - Regulator's rating

14 beds • Opened in 1995

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Frequently asked questions

  • How many care homes are there in Chard?

    There are 5 care homes in Chard offering a range of specialisms. If you’re not sure which type of care home is best for you, you can read our guide on how to choose the right care home.

  • How are care homes in Chard regulated?

    All care homes in Chard are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Of the 5 care homes in Chard, all have been rated good or above.

  • How many care homes in Chard specialise in dementia care?

    There are 3 care homes in Chard who offer specialist dementia care for more information on the specific homes, view our dementia care home list.

  • How much do care homes in Chard cost?

    On average residential care homes in South West cost £700 per week, with nursing homes costing on average £1,015 per week.

  • What is the difference between nursing homes and residential care homes?

    Residential care homes provide residents with accommodation, meals, and assistance with personal care and medication. However, a nursing care home will also provide medical care from a qualified nurse, including treatment for any illness or injuries.

  • Will I be entitled to local authority funding to help pay for a care home in Chard?

    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. Read our care home funding article for more advice.

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