Longview Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Garden at Longview Care Home in Canvey Island, Castle Point
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Care Home Location

Little Gypps Rd,  Canvey Island SS8 9HG
Bus Stop0.30 miles
Local Pub0.90 miles
Train Station2.20 miles
Nearby Shops0.30 miles
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Located in the quiet residential area of Canvey Island, Longview is a spacious care home that offers residential, respite and dementia care to the elderly. Chosen as one of the Top 20 care homes in the East of England, Longview’s friendly staff and restful atmosphere allow residents to feel like they’re at home. The activity programme at Longview means that residents can stay engaged and stimulated, activities include an art club, a knitting club and chocolate tasting afternoons. Longview is the perfect home for those who love pets, it’s home to budgies and tropical fish and is also soon to have an outdoor fish pond dug by local school children.

BrandRunwood Homes
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1994
Ensuite Facilities94%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Longview*

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
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
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Day Care
Mental Health
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: 28/04/2022

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area
Terrace Area

Not Available

Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Book and Poetry
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Longview located?

It is situated in Canvey Island and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Longview?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Longview?

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

How many beds does Longview have?

Currently, there are 70 beds at the home.

Who owns Longview?

This care home is owned and operated by Runwood Homes.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Longview, including: Dance & Music, Exercise & Fitness, Baking & Cooking.

What is the cost of care at Longview?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Longview the cost of care starts from £1,250 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01268 439943 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.