Compare dementia care homes in Dorset

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61 dementia care homes in Dorset

Ferndown Manor

110 Golf Links Road, Ferndown, BH22 8DA

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
75 beds • Opened in 2017

Ferndown

7

Bosworth Care Home

6 Southdown Avenue, Weymouth, DT3 6HR

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
20 beds • Opened in 1989

Weymouth

3

Danmor Lodge Limited

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

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
25 beds • Opened in 1987

Weymouth

1

Heathcote Care Home

6 Cecil Road, Swanage, BH19 1JJ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
17 beds • Opened in 1987

Swanage

1

Pine Martin Grange

Sandford Road, Sandford, Wareham, BH20 7AJ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
64 beds • Opened in 2017

Wareham

8

Riverside Nursing Home

Westbury, Sherborne, DT9 3QZ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
39 beds • Opened in 1989

Sherborne

9

The Queen Charlotte

432 Chickerell Road, Chickerell, Weymouth, DT3 4DQ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
51 beds • Opened in 1993

Weymouth

Trinity Manor Care Home

Bradford Road, Sherborne, DT9 6EX

Registered, awaiting routine inspection - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
64 beds

Sherborne

25

Waypoints (Upton)

1 Dorchester Road, Upton, Poole, BH16 5NJ

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
67 beds • 65 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2015

Poole

25

Waypoints (Verwood)

42-44 Ringwood Road, Verwood, BH31 7AH

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
42 beds • Opened in 2011

Verwood

5

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How many dementia care homes are there in Dorset?

There are 61 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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  • Poole

    19 care homes rated Good or better.


  • Weymouth

    14 care homes rated Good or better.


  • Dorchester

    11 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.

To qualify, you must first arrange a care needs assessment.