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Care homes in Preston

Searching for the right care home for your loved one is daunting. With over 97 nursing and residential homes in Preston and the wider Chorley area, it's hard to know where to start. At Care Sourcer we can help you find the best care homes in Preston to suit you and your loved ones' needs.

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Care homes in Preston

There are 68 care homes in Preston regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)


68 residential care homes in Preston

Residential care homes offer help with personal care. This includes helping residents wash, dress, use the bathroom and engage in activities. Residential homes are staffed 24 hours a day; however, in most cases they are unable to offer dedicated nursing care. Residential care homes vary in size and capacity. In Preston there is a total of 68 residential care homes, all of which have been regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

27 nursing care homes in Preston

There are 27 nursing homes in Preston. All nursing homes on Care Sourcer in Preston are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Nursing homes have registered nurses on-site 24 hours a day, as well as providing all the support residential care homes offer. For this reason, nursing homes are best suited to those with complex medical conditions that require regular attention. These homes have specialist beds and equipment to support the care needs of residents.

41 dementia care homes in Preston

There are 41 care homes in Preston that offer specialist support for people living with dementia. All dementia specialist care homes on Care Sourcer in Preston are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

All care providers in Preston

All care providers on Care Sourcer are registered to their regulatory body. In Preston that is the CQC. They inspect and rate all care providers in England. To find out more about CQC ratings and what they mean read our Guide to the CQC

Dovedale Court

Dovedale Court logo
Dovedale Avenue, Ingol, Preston, PR2 3WQ
Rooms available
Dovedale Court cover
12

has been rated as Good by the regulator

32 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life
Dovedale Court is residential care home located in Ingol, a quiet and delightful suburb of Preston. Key to the success of the service at Dovedale Court is our top quality staff, who provide 24-hour care, including nursing care, to the lovely ladies and gentlemen living with us. We also take great pride in the high standard of our hospitality, food and environment. Dovedale has a dedicated Memory Lane Community that provides a safe, homely environment for people living with dementia, which has been designed following these guidelines: the care we provide supports residents’ freedom of choice. We aim to maintain their life-skills, improving their self-esteem and helping them to maintain and develop their independence while they are living with us at Dovedale. We have created a home-like feel where the environment has been appropriately adapted to meet the needs of the ladies and gentlemen we support. The environment includes memory boxes, carefully designed corridors and interior decoration, special crockery, tableware and kitchens, alongside enclosed sensory gardens with low risk walkways. Staff undertake specialist dementia care training via Barchester’s Dementia Care Programme. Staff also regularly attend and participate in Dementia Care Forums, ensuring that we are delivering quality care based on best practice. We ensure that the ladies and gentlemen we support us feel comfortable and safe in their surrounding environment, helping ensure they live life with dementia to the full rather than simply existing. Choosing a care home for a loved one or friend who may be experiencing dementia can be difficult. In partnership with Dementia Care Matters, Barchester Healthcare produced a guide which may assist you - 'Choosing a dementia care home - what's important'. Many people find it really helpful. The Tesseyman Suite is our dedicated Dementia Unit here at Dovedale Court. Please click here for more information. Alternatively why not pop in to Dovedale to pick up a copy? Perhaps over a cup of coffee we can talk about your own individual needs and discuss how Dovedale Court may be able to help. Our home is designed so that each person we care for feels completely supported in every aspect of their lives. First and foremost, the care and services we provide are delivered by trained professionals who are dedicated to looking after the health of each resident. Our activities programme is tailored around particular interests and our facilities are designed to enhance the lives of everyone living at the home. We also offer tasty and nutritious food that is prepared by a skilled team of chefs.

Sherwood Court

Sherwood Court logo
Sherwood Way, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9GA
Rooms available
Sherwood Court cover
5

has been rated as Good by the regulator

68 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life
Sherwood Court is located in Fulwood one of Preston's most stunning suburbs and is considered by many to be 'the home of choice' in and around the Preston area for dementia and nursing care. Our warm, friendly home provides 24-hour nursing care along with expert care for people living with dementia in our Memory Lane Community. We have a highly qualified and well-motivated staff team, who feel passionately about helping people retain independence, dignity and choice. They focus on the individual needs of each resident, working with a tailored care plan for each person. By visiting our 'meet the team' tab on this website you can see a few words from members of our team regarding their role here;- what they do and why they enjoy it so much. We take pride in the standards for the home generally, too, in areas like our cooking, our hospitality and organised activities for our residents. Choosing a care home can prove to be a particularly daunting experience for all family members. At Sherwood Court we pride ourselves on the help and guidance we provide for family members as they navigate their way through the enquiry process. We ensure we signpost them to all possible agencies where support is available. But a simple cup of tea and a friendly ear can make all the difference - so why not give me a call today, or if you are passing pop in and we will pop the kettle on. We are sure that when you visit and you feel the warmth of our welcome you will realise what makes Sherwood Court so special. Life at our home is composed of many key elements, not least of all, a dedicated team who strive to deliver high quality care, exciting activities and delicious food for the individuals we support. These services are enhanced by our excellent facilities, which serve to make residents’ time here as comfortable as possible.

Sherwood Lodge

Sherwood Lodge logo
Sherwood Way, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9GA
Rooms available
Sherwood Lodge cover
11

has been rated as Good by the regulator

49 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life
Sherwood Lodge is situated in 2.5 acres of landscaped grounds which we share with Sherwood Court, our sister care home. Close to the facilities of Preston but in a quiet area of Fulwood, we're easily accessible by road and rail, with frequent bus services. We offer services to frail older people who require care and support. We also offer short-term and respite care, with a rehabilitative focus where it is helpful. At Sherwood Lodge we offer exceptional levels of person-centred and the highest possible quality of life, all provided within a charming, purpose-built property. All this is delivered by highly trained, dedicated and professional staff, who are passionate about providing the best care through bespoke care plans that are as unique as you are. We are passionate about person-centred care – care that is driven by what you and your family desire and need. Ensuring the ladies and gentlemen who live with us at Sherwood Lodge remain as active as possible is of huge importance. All the activities we provide are based on the interests, needs and wants of the individuals we supports. We also have a very active events calendar as well. Take a look at the ‘Life at our home’ tab on this site to see. We appreciate that taking the decision to move into a residential care setting can be an incredibly daunting experience. We understand the range of emotions you are bound to experience and we are here to help you. We also work alongside a number of third-party organisations who we can signpost you to. They can provide additional more specialised information – particularly around funding your long term care. There is most certainly one thing that will strike you when you walk into Sherwood Lodge: it’s a home where the sound of laughter can always be heard, where a chat and a hug are common but most of all you’ll see the residents really do love living where they live. So, if you are passing, why not pop in for a cup of tea and chat with our General Manager Sandra? If Sandra’s not around then any member of our delightful team will be happy to talk to you about your needs. We look forward to welcoming you to Sherwood Lodge. Life at our home is composed of many key elements, not least of all, a dedicated team who strive to deliver high quality care, exciting activities and delicious food for the individuals we support. These services are enhanced by our excellent facilities, which serve to make residents’ time here as comfortable as possible.

Belmont

Inglewhite Road, Longridge, Preston, PR3 2DB
Belmont cover
6

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

49 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life
Belmont is a Preston care home which is registered for up to forty-three service users that looks to offer a relaxing and stress-free environment supported by effective care techniques. Staff are skilled in looking after personal needs, respecting the privacy and independence of residents, while ensuring they achieve an active and satisfying lifestyle. The home maintains strong community links and takes on board the advice of related healthcare professionals, together with that of visiting inspectors and council officials.

Aadamson House Care Home

Peel Hall Street, Preston, PR1 6QQ

is registered with the care regulator, but has not yet been inspected.

12 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Abraham House

515 Blackpool Road, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston, PR2 1EQ

has been rated as Good by the regulator

30 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Alston Lodge Residential Home Limited

Lower Lane, Longridge, Preston, PR3 2YH

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

17 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Alston View Nursing and Residential Home

Fell Brow, Longridge, Preston, PR3 3NT

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

50 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Ashleigh Rest Home

17 Beech Grove, Ashton, Preston, PR2 1DX

has been rated as Good by the regulator

11 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Banksfield Nursing Home

20 Banksfield Avenue, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 3RN

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

42 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Berkeley Village and Cuerden Grange

414 Station Road, Bamber Bridge, Preston, PR5 6JN

has been rated as Good by the regulator

85 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life
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Care home services in Preston

It is important to find the best care for your needs. Care Sourcer provides details of all UK care homes to help you find the ideal solution. In Preston, you can explore care homes with the following specialisms:

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LocationAverage rating
Chorley
29 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Preston
68 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Blackburn
28 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Blackpool
62 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Burscough
1 care home

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Chorley
19 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Cleveleys
1 care home

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Clitheroe
9 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Average care home costs in North West

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

Residential care homes

£542 per week



Nursing care homes

£852 per week



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