Tucked away below the famous White Horse in the historic market town of Westbury, Wiltshire, Watersmead is a well-established care home that provides compassionate residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly. A long-standing asset to the local community, this The Orders of St John care home boasts a range of amenities to enhance the lives of the residents, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, cosy communal lounges, an inviting dining area and a generous outdoor space, the perfect place to relax. Life at Watersmead is full of activities and events, whether it's music therapy or gardening, there’s something for everyone here.
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 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 Westbury and is close to popular amenities.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Watersmead is rated good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.
The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.
Currently, there are 50 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 Watersmead, including: Meditation & Yoga, Baking & Cooking, Gardening & Flower Arranging
Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Watersmead the cost of care starts from £1,220 per week.