Woodside Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Exterior of Woodside Care Home in Dover, Kent
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Care Home Location

Woodside Care Home,  Whitfield Hill, Whitfield, Dover CT16 3BE
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Specialising in dementia, respite and residential care, Woodside care home has 32 en-suite bedrooms and is located in an attractive area of Dover, Kent. Situated on 6 acres of woodland, this Charing Healthcare home has a television lounge, quiet lounge and music room for those that want to listen to their favourite songs, with all communal rooms enjoying a panoramic view of Kent countryside. The food is all freshly brought in, homemade and nutritionally balanced and can be tailored to suit individual requirements. All residents are encouraged to take part in group activities and the care home puts on regular outings and entertainment is provided frequently.

BrandCharing Healthcare
Purpose BuiltNo
Date Opened2000
Ensuite Facilities60%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Woodside*

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

Palliative Care

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Physical Disability
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

requires improvementOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating requires improvementCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating inadequate
CQC Publication Date: 22/02/2023

Care Home Facilities


Dining Area
Family Room
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining 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

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Where is Woodside located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Woodside?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Woodside?

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

How many beds does Woodside have?

Currently, there are 30 beds at the home.

Who owns Woodside?

This care home is owned and operated by Charing Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Woodside, including: Gardening & Flower Arranging, Exercise & Fitness, Beer, Cocktails & Wine.

What is the cost of care at Woodside?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Woodside the cost of care starts from £1,000 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01304 796734 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.

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