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Blackwater Mill Care Home

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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


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 BuildYes
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care*

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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.

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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.

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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.

* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

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CQC Well-led Rating
Requires improvement
CQC Publication Date: 11/08/2021

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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 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: Gardening & Flower Arranging, Book & Poetry, 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.