The Potteries Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Exterior of The Potteries Care Home in Poole, Dorset
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Greener Choice

The Potteries is more energy efficient than the average independent living property.

Care Home Location

187 York Rd,  Broadstone BH18 8ES
Bus Stop0.20 miles
Local Pub0.90 miles
Train Station2.40 miles
Nearby Shops1.90 miles
Non specific map


Part of the Care UK group, purpose-built care home The Potteries in the cheerful seaside town of Pooledelivers a wide range of quality care services; from permanent residential and nursing care to short-term respite care, in addition to renowned dementia care. Led by manager Zita Turner, the friendly care team strive to get to know each resident and understand them, helping to create meaningful experiences. When it comes to activities, there’s never a dull moment at The Potteries, with options including gentle exercise, singing, bingo and gardening, as well as visits from the petting zoo and the home’s own mini Olympics.

BrandCare UK
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date2013
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at The Potteries*

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.

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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.

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.

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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.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Convalescent Care
Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Day 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: 25/03/2023

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Own Furniture Allowed
Terrace Area

Not Available

Computer Room
Family Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area

Care Home Activities


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

Not Available

Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga
Where is The Potteries located?

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

What is the CQC rating of The Potteries?

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

What types of elderly care are available at The Potteries?

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

How many beds does The Potteries have?

Currently, there are 80 beds at the home.

Who owns The Potteries?

This care home is owned and operated by Care UK.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at The Potteries, including: Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Exercise & Fitness, Visits from Children.

What is the cost of care at The Potteries?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At The Potteries the cost of care starts from £1,493 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 0330 175 2566 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.