Riverdale Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Lounge of Riverdale care home in Braintree, Essex
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Care Home Location

Duggers Ln,  Braintree CM7 1BA, UK
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.80 miles
Train Station1.00 miles
Nearby Shops0.70 miles
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Nestled on the serene banks of the River Brain in the heart of Braintree, Riverdale Care Home offers exceptional residential and nursing care within a warm and inviting family atmosphere. Surrounded by peaceful and unspoiled surroundings, this care home provides a tranquil environment for residents to thrive. With a range of high-quality facilities, including a café, traditional pub, potting shed, and luxury spa and hair salon, Riverdale Care Home ensures residents have access to top-notch amenities. Engaging hobby groups and activities cater to diverse interests, while quieter spaces like the library, sensory areas, and courtyard provide moments of relaxation. The elegant fine dining room offers a delightful setting for gathering with friends and family or celebrating special occasions. Set amidst tranquil and beautifully landscaped surroundings, Riverdale Care Home is the perfect choice for exceptional care in Essex.

BrandWestgate Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveYes

Types of Elderly Care Available at Riverdale*

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
Nursing Care

Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.

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
* 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: 08/03/2023

Care Home Facilities


Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area
Terrace Area

Not Available

Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Meditation 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 Riverdale located?

It is situated in Duggers Lane and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Riverdale?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Riverdale?

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

How many beds does Riverdale have?

Currently, there are 40 beds at the home.

Who owns Riverdale?

This care home is owned and operated by Westgate Healthcare.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Riverdale, including: Birthday & Holiday Celebrations, Exercise & Fitness, Book and Poetry.

What is the cost of care at Riverdale?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Riverdale the cost of care starts from £1,500 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01376 313319 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.