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Care homes in Rochester

Searching for the right care home for your loved one is daunting. With over 62 nursing and residential homes in Rochester and the wider Medway area, it's hard to know where to start. At Care Sourcer we can help you find the best care homes in Rochester to suit you and your loved ones' needs.

Whether it's important for you to stay local, or if you want to look further afield - search and compare care homes including Castle View House and Copper Beeches on Care Sourcer.

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Care homes in Rochester

There are 15 care homes in Rochester regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)


15 residential care homes in Rochester

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 Rochester there is a total of 15 residential care homes, all of which have been regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

5 nursing care homes in Rochester

There are 5 nursing homes in Rochester. All nursing homes on Care Sourcer in Rochester 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.

10 dementia care homes in Rochester

There are 10 care homes in Rochester that offer specialist support for people living with dementia. All dementia specialist care homes on Care Sourcer in Rochester are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

All care providers in Rochester

All care providers on Care Sourcer are registered to their regulatory body. In Rochester 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

Friston House

Friston House logo
414 City Way, Rochester, ME1 2BQ
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has been rated as Good by the regulator

Opened in 1994 ● 81 beds ● 77 en-suite rooms
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life
Friston House Care Home in Rochester Friston House is a modern, purpose-built care home, located near the historic city of Rochester. The home has lovely courtyard gardens and good access to public transport. It is split into three units and offers services to people who require nursing and personal care, people living with working age dementia and people living with dementia, who are supported in dedicated Memory Lane communities. There is 24-hour nursing cover and links with local NHS services are extremely good. Care at Friston House is based on careful assessment and care planning, linked to activities on a group and one-to-one basis, which include regular parties, entertainments and outings. Community links are good and a number of volunteers visit the home to help out. We’re always grateful to get such appreciative comment but the best way to get to know Friston House is to visit us or to give us a call.

Winchester House

Winchester House logo
180 Wouldham Road, Rochester, ME1 3TR
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has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

Opened in 1987 ● 123 beds ● 117 en-suite rooms
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life
Winchester House is a perfect home from home, located in the beautiful countryside of Tonbridge and Malling, close to the historic city of Rochester and the Medway Towns. Formerly a rectory constructed in 1875, Winchester House has been tastefully restored to provide elegant surroundings across 5 separate units. We provide 24-hour nursing care alongside specialist care for people with dementia in our two dedicated Memory Lane Communities. These communities are designed to be dementia friendly and promote well-being for individuals as well as providing stimulating activity areas. We're proud of our socially active community which revolves around superb facilities alongside first-rate care. We employ two activities coordinators and have a wide range of activities that include singing sessions, cake making, film sessions, games, quizzes and regular outings for all of our residents. We would be delighted to show you around so that you can see what we have to offer for yourself – please feel free to drop in or to call us if you would like advice. Life at Winchester House Care Home Ensuring that we deliver high quality care to those we support isn’t our only priority here – we also want to offer excitement and, most importantly, to ensure that everyone feels at home. That is why we employ trained staff who are committed to delivering a stimulating activities programme and nutritious cuisine, which are supplemented by services and facilities that are designed to make life here as pleasant as possible.

Ampersand

Parsonage Lane, Rochester, ME2 4HP

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

Opened in 1990 ● 43 beds ● 2 en-suite rooms
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Castle View House

9 Castle View Road, Rochester, ME2 3PP

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Opened in 1998 ● 8 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Chimnies Residential Care Home

Chimnies, Stoke Road, Allhallows, Rochester, ME3 9PD

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

Opened in 1987 ● 29 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Copper Beeches

5 Sylewood Close, Borstal, Rochester, ME1 3LL

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Opened in 1993 ● 36 beds ● 36 en-suite rooms
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Frindsbury Hall Care Home

Frindsbury Hill, Strood, Rochester, ME2 4JS

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Opened in 1987 ● 74 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Grafton Lodge

40 Goddington Road, Rochester, ME2 3DE

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

Opened in 1987 ● 22 beds ● 6 en-suite rooms
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Rochester Care Home

Robert Bean Care Centre, Pattens Lane, Rochester, ME1 2QT

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Opened in 1997 ● 64 beds ● 3 en-suite rooms
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

The Shrubbery

35 Frindsbury Road, Rochester, ME2 4TD

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

Opened in 2012 ● 15 beds
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life

Valley View Care Home Ltd

Maidstone Road, Rochester, ME1 3LT

has been rated as Requires improvement by the regulator

Opened in 1998 ● 33 beds ● 32 en-suite rooms
Dementia
Residential
Nursing
Palliative & end of life
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Care home services in Rochester

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 Rochester, you can explore care homes with the following specialisms:

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Care homes near you

LocationAverage rating
Medway
47 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Rochester
15 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Aylesford
2 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Chatham
9 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Gillingham
27 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Hildenborough, Tonbridge
No care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Maidstone
27 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Rainham
4 care homes

has been rated as Good by the regulator

Average care home costs in South East

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

Residential care homes

£775 per week



Nursing care homes

£1,019 per week



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Care home costs in South East