Willowdene Care Home

CQC Rating Good
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Care Home Location

Lizard Lane,  Sedgefield TS21 3ET, UK
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Located between the towns of Sedgefield and Fishburn in County Durham, Willowdene is a charming care home providing residential care, nursing care, dementia care, respite care, day care and palliative care. Facilities at Willowdene include a conservatory and secure, dementia-friendly garden where entertainment and events are often held, communal lounges and dining rooms and a cosy coffee shop. Some of the ensuite bedrooms overlook the garden and bird feeders, perfect for bird watching. Residents at Willowdene benefit from the sweeping rural countryside that surrounds the home, as well as the nearby shops and local amenities of Sedgefield, Fishburn, Bradbury and more.

BrandMaria Mallaband Care Group
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1995
Ensuite Facilities73%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Willowdene*

Lottie care
Residential Care

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.

Lottie care
Dementia Care

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.

Lottie care
Nursing Care

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.

Lottie care
Respite Care

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.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Mental Health
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 04/12/2020

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Computer Room
Family Room
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Baking & Cooking
Meditation & Yoga
Visits from Children

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Willowdene.

Where is Willowdene located?

It is situated in Sedgefield and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Willowdene?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Willowdene is rated as good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at Willowdene?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: residential, nursing, dementia, respite.

How many beds does Willowdene have?

Currently, there are 48 beds at the home.

Who owns Willowdene?

This care home is owned and operated by Maria Mallaband Care Group.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Willowdene, including: Book and Poetry, Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations.

What is the cost of care at Willowdene?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Willowdene the cost of care starts from £1,024 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01740 618175 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.

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