Located on the outskirts of the historic mediaeval market town of Malmesbury, Athelstan House is a purpose-built care home that provides expert residential, dementia, nursing, respite and day care to those in need. Home to a plethora of amenities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with en-suite bathroom facilities, a comfortable lounge and an inviting dining area, this Orders Of St John home is the perfect place for residents to spend their later years. The dedicated activity coordinator ensures there's never a dull moment here at Athelstan in the county of Wiltshire, whether it be a pamper session in the salon or a movie night in the cinema.
Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.
Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.
Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.
Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.
It is situated in Malmesbury and is close to popular amenities.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Athelstan House is rated requires improvement, based on the level of care and safety at the home.
The following types of elderly care are available at this home: nursing, respite, dementia, residential.
Currently, there are 80 beds at the home.
This care home is owned and operated by The Orders of St John Care Trust.
There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Athelstan House, including: Arts & Crafts, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Wellbeing Classes
Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Athelstan House the cost of care starts from £1,295 per week.
It's best to call the home directly on 01522 457043 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.