Dovedale Court Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Communal Lounge of Dovedale Court Care Home in Preston, Lancashire
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Care Home Location

Dovedale Ave,  Ingol, Preston PR2 3WQ, UK
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub0.70 miles
Train Station3.00 miles
Nearby Shops0.40 miles
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Dovedale Court is a care home located in peaceful Ingol, a suburb of Preston. Dovedale Court provides 24-hour dementia care and respite care, with a dedicated Memory Lane community to provide a safe environment for residents with dementia. Staff undertake specialist dementia care training and regularly attend and participate in Dementia Care Forums, to ensure that care is always top-drawer. The home prides itself on its standard of hospitality, food, organised activities and environment. Dovedale Court is just a short walk from the nearest bus stop and local pubs, eateries and shops are within walking distance.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1974
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Dovedale Court*

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
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.

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability
Residential Care
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' 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: 03/03/2022

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


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

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Where is Dovedale Court located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Dovedale Court?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Dovedale Court?

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

How many beds does Dovedale Court have?

Currently, there are 32 beds at the home.

Who owns Dovedale Court?

This care home is owned and operated by Barchester Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Dovedale Court, including: Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Dance & Music, Visits from Children.

What is the cost of care at Dovedale Court?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Dovedale Court the cost of care starts from £1,453 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01772 286810 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.