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Blackwater Mill Care Home

CQC Rating Requires improvement
Exterior of Blackwater Mill in Newport, Isle of Wight
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Care Home Location

Blackwater,  Newport PO30 3BJ, UK
Bus Stop0.10 miles
Local Pub2.30 miles
Train Station7.40 miles
Nearby Shops2.60 miles
Non specific map

Overview

Blackwater Mill is an idyllic care home that provides expert residential, respite, dementia and day care to the elderly in Newport, Isle of Wight. Nestled within rolling hills and opposite a beautiful mill pond, there is no shortage of local wildlife for residents to enjoy. Thanks to the dedicated activity team, there’s always an activity or event for residents to join at Blackwater Mill - from arts and crafts and summer barbecues to visiting entertainers. And don’t forget to feed the flock of rescue chickens! Inside the home, you can find several inviting communal spaces with wonderful views over the lake, purpose-built bedrooms with homely touches and a spacious dining area.

BrandBuckland Care
Purpose BuiltYes
Beds60
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Availability & Pricing

Permanent

Residential Care - Available

Permanent

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Care - Unavailable

Permanent

Nursing Dementia Care - Unavailable

Respite

Residential Care - Available

Respite

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Care - Unavailable

Respite

Nursing Dementia Care - Unavailable

Types of Elderly Care Available at Blackwater Mill*

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
Physiotherapy

Not Available

Day Care
Mental Health
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 requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 19/08/2023

Care Home Facilities

Available

Activity Room
Dining Area
Gardens
Lift
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Quiet Area
Wifi

Not Available

Bar
Cafe or Restaurant
Cinema
Computer Room
Family Room
Gym
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Private Dining Area
Spa
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities

Available

Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Visits from Children
Wellbeing Classes

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Blackwater Mill.

Where is Blackwater Mill located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Blackwater Mill?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Blackwater Mill?

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

How many beds does Blackwater Mill have?

Currently, there are 60 beds at the home.

Who owns Blackwater Mill?

This care home is owned and operated by Buckland Care.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Blackwater Mill, including: Arts & Crafts, Baking & Cooking, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations.

What is the cost of care at Blackwater Mill?

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

It's best to call the home directly on 01983 217839 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.