Wickmeads Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Lounge of Wickmeads care home in Bournemouth, Hampshire
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Care Home Location

2 Wickmeads Rd,  Tuckton, Bournemouth BH6 4LG, UK
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.30 miles
Train Station1.00 miles
Nearby Shops0.60 miles
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Nestled in the picturesque coastal town of Bournemouth, Wickmeads care home specialises in providing expert residential, dementia, and respite care. Operated by Care South, this welcoming home offers 50 fully furnished rooms, each thoughtfully equipped with an en-suite wet room and a 24-hour call bell, prioritising residents' comfort and safety. With convenient access to local shops, services, and remarkable natural beauty spots like Tuckton Gardens and the serene River Stour, Wickmeads allows residents to explore and enjoy all that Dorset has to offer. The vibrant environment encourages residents to continue cherishing their favourite activities, whether it's savouring a comforting cup of coffee with friends or engaging in fulfilling in-home experiences such as baking, arts and crafts, and entertaining visits

BrandCare South
Purpose BuiltYes
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Wickmeads*

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

Physical Disability

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Palliative 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: 07/03/2020

Care Home Facilities


Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Activity Room
Computer Room
Family Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


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

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Meditation & Yoga
Where is Wickmeads located?

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

What is the CQC rating of Wickmeads?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Wickmeads?

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

How many beds does Wickmeads have?

Currently, there are 50 beds at the home.

Who owns Wickmeads?

This care home is owned and operated by Care South.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Wickmeads, including: Baking & Cooking, Visits from Children, Dance & Music.

What is the cost of care at Wickmeads?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Wickmeads the cost of care starts from £1,395 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01202 443983 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.