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Care homes in Derby

Care homes in with bed availability

The list below includes care homes with confirmed bed availability and are accepting new residents.

Please note, all new residencies are subject to a health assessment and being able to meet the care needs of the prospective resident.

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Exterior of Douglas Court Care Home in Derby, Derbyshire

Douglas Court

Derby, DE23 8LHAdept Care Homes

Conveniently located near Derby city centre, Derbyshire, Douglas Court is a family-run care home that offers high-quality residential, dementia, respite and daycare. This award-winning home boasts a wealth of homely amenities, including a relaxing sensory garden with patio seating areas and an aviary for keen birdwatchers. For a touch of luxury, there is also an onsite hair salon where residents can get together and enjoy some ‘me time’. From painting and baking, to local day trips, the dedicated care team supports residents to live full and active lifestyles, meaning there is never a dull moment here at Douglas Court.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £795 weekly

Communal area of Kiwi House in Alvaston, Derby

Kiwi House

Derby, DE24 8NLAdept Care Homes

Kiwi House is a family-run care home that provides award-winning residential, dementia, respite and daycare in the town of Alvaston, Derby. This purpose-built care home boasts a range of luxury amenities to help residents feel at home, including spa bathrooms, a hair salon and cinema. Each of the six care suites has its own restaurant-style dining room with high-quality food chosen by the residents, and there is also a cafe on site to enjoy a coffee with loved ones. From gardening and baking to getting creative with paint, the packed social programme means there is never a dull moment at Kiwi House.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £995 weekly

Communal Lounge of Bluebell Park Care Home in Derby, Derbyshire

Bluebell Park

Chellaston, Derby, DE73 5XEBarchester Healthcare

The suburban village of Chellaston, on the outskirts of Derby, is home to Bluebell Park, a modern, purpose-built care home that provides expert residential, nursing, dementia and respite care to the elderly. This Barchester Healthcare home boasts an array of excellent features, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of stylish communal lounges and dining areas, a tranquil conservatory, picturesque gardens and an on-site hairdressing salon. The dedicated team of activity coordinators ensure there is never a dull moment at Bluebell Park, from bingo club to day trips to the surrounding area and the Derbyshire countryside in the home’s own minibus, there’s an activity for everyone here!

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,372 weekly

Exterior of Derby Heights  Care Home in Derby, Derbyshire

Derby Heights

Derby, DE23 4BUAvery

Located in the the town of Derby, is a stylish care home that provides residential, dementia and respite care for the elderly. Derby are well know for their stunning cathedral and idyllic landscapes and as part of the Avery Group, Derby Heights do not disappoint with their range of facilities. Their facilities, includes beautifully decorated dining rooms, intimate lounges with outstanding interior, a lively and spacious cafe, balconies and a hair salon for a well-deserved pamper. Every aspect of life at Derby Heights is centred around the individual, from care to activities and surroundings. With their own minibus, residents here are bound to be able to explore and enjoy the local heritage sites, shops and trips to the theatre.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Call for pricing

Frequently asked questions

Here is some further information about care homes in Derby.

How many care homes are there in Derby?

We have 2 care homes in Derby, including Bluebell Park. All our homes have been hand-picked by our team of care experts based on a number of factors, including the quality of care and the home's culture.

What is the average cost of care in Derby?

Care home costs vary significantly across the country. If you're looking for a care home in Derby, the average cost of care is £35,000. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.

How many nursing homes are there in Derby?

We have 1 in Derby that provide specialist, 24/7 support. All of our nursing care homes offer personalised support for anyone who has a medical condition or disability that requires round-the-clock care from registered nurses in a home-from-home environment.

How many Derby care homes offer residential care?

We have 2 care homes in Derby that offer residential care, which provides support and care for those who may find it difficult to live independently. Our residential care homes provide support for everyday tasks, including washing, mobility, and dressing.

What care homes in Derby offer dementia care?

We have 2 Derby care homes that provide round-the-clock dementia care. Those with dementia will need more care as the condition progresses, and specialist dementia care homes can provide the level of support they need.

We've rounded up the best Alzheimer's care homes across the UK - they've been handpicked by our team of care experts for their specialised care, round-the-clock support and comforting environments.

What Derby care homes offer respite care?

If you're looking for temporary respite care, we have 2 care homes in Derby that provide short-term stays.

Respite care homes provide relief for caregivers, offering a few weeks of support in a care home for a loved one while you recuperate. We've rounded up the best respite care homes in the UK to ease your care search.

Are there any care homes in Derby that offer end-of-life or palliative care?

1 Derby care homes provide palliative care for your loved one. A palliative care home aims to provide the highest level of support and comfort to every resident. End-of-life care can be an emotional experience for everyone, so our care experts will support you at every step.

Lottie’s guide to Derby

Need more guidance? Lottie’s team of Care Experts have prepared the ultimate guide to care homes in Derby. Here you’ll find an overview of the local area and recommendations for elderly-friendly places to visit.

  • Overview

Welcome to Derby

Derby benefits from excellent levels of health and social care, as well as having some of the UK’s best care homes. We’re partnered with care providers across Derbyshire, including in the towns of Ilkeston and Buxton.

In a Derby care home, your loved one will be treated with the utmost respect by all staff members. If nursing care is required, many of these tasks will be carried out by a registered nurse.

Our care home listings highlight lots of key information, including a home’s Care Quality Commission rating, whether there are en-suite bedrooms and weekly care home costs. They also display what facilities are available, such as landscaped gardens and communal lounges.

Every care home in Derby has been selected by our team of experts for their superb standards of care, dedicated care teams and comfortable environments. Many of our homes in Derby have the highest Care Quality Commission rating of ‘Outstanding’ and provide dedicated round-the-clock support and personal care to every resident.

Whether you’re looking for a dementia care home or one of the best respite care homes, we can help you find a care home in Derby perfectly suited to your loved one’s needs. Simply get in touch today.

Popular Locations Derby

Markeaton Park

Did you know that more than a million people visit Derby’s Markeaton Park every year? Set across 207 stunning acres, this 18th-century Georgian hall was demolished after the war, but the orangery remains and houses a café with a lovely view of the gardens.

Derwent River

Derby’s Derwent River has a two-mile trail you can walk with your elderly loved ones. With numerous interesting sightseeing spots and gentle paths, this is one for older adults to check out.

Market Hall

Even if you don’t plan on doing any shopping, we’d still recommend giving Derby’s Market Hall a visit. This market is in business every day except Sunday and has stalls selling the usual food groceries, along with more bespoke products.

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