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Compare Care Homes In Colchester

Search and compare care homes in or near Colchester.

15 of 50+
CQC Rating Requires improvement
Care available
ResidentialNursingRespite
From £1,250 per week61 BedsAll Ensuite15-25 Oaks Drive, CO3 3PRAurem Care

Alderwood

CQC Rating Outstanding
Care available
ResidentialNursingDementiaRespite
From £1,800 per week65 BedsAll EnsuiteColchester, CO1 1ZPCarebase
CQC Rating Good
Care available
ResidentialNursingDementiaRespite
From £1,695 per week60 BedsAll EnsuiteColchester, CO4 5JRBarchester Healthcare
CQC Rating Good
Care available
ResidentialNursingDementiaRespite
From £965 per week123 BedsAll EnsuiteColchester, CO4 3ANBupa
CQC Rating Not yet inspected
Care available
ResidentialDementiaRespite
From £1,395 per week73 BedsAll EnsuiteColchester, CO6 4ETStow Healthcare Group
CQC Rating Good
Care available
ResidentialNursingRespite
From £1,200 per week26 Beds58% EnsuiteColchester, CO5 7NLHeritage Manor
CQC Rating Requires improvement
Care available
ResidentialNursingDementiaRespite
From £1,400 per week71 BedsAll EnsuiteSaint Fillan Road, CO4 0PTExcelcare

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CQC Rating Good
Care available
ResidentialDementiaRespite
From £1,450 per week54 BedsAll EnsuiteColchester, CO6 4LAAgeCare
CQC Rating Requires improvement
Care available
ResidentialNursingDementiaRespite
From £1,100 per week54 BedsAll EnsuiteMaldon, CM9 8JXAbbey Healthcare
CQC Rating Good
Care available
ResidentialNursingDementiaRespite
From £1,809 per week70 BedsAll EnsuiteHalstead, CO9 2FFCare UK
CQC Rating Outstanding
Care available
ResidentialNursingDementiaRespite
From £1,295 per week63 BedsAll EnsuiteHalstead, CO9 2BBStow Healthcare Group
CQC Rating Good
Care available
ResidentialDementiaRespite
From £1,295 per week65 BedsAll EnsuiteBraintree Road, CO9 1SLStow Healthcare Group
CQC Rating Good
Care available
ResidentialRespite
From £1,194 per week44 Beds80% EnsuiteSudbury, CO10 0EHCaring Homes
CQC Rating Good
Care available
DementiaRespite
From £1,388 per week48 BedsAll EnsuiteSudbury, CO10 0EHCaring Homes
CQC Rating Good
Care available
ResidentialNursingDementiaRespite
From £1,650 per week40 BedsAll EnsuiteDuggers Lane, CM7 1BAWestgate Healthcare

Average care home costs in Colchester

Average cost of residential care

£1,334per week

Average cost of nursing care

£1,390per week

Average cost of dementia care

£1,432per week

Average cost of nursing & dementia care

£1,411per week

Colchester's Care Regulator:

Care Quality Commission

Frequently asked questions

Here is some further information about care homes in Colchester.

How many care homes are there in Colchester?

We have 436 care homes in Colchester. 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 Colchester?

Care home costs vary significantly across the country. If you're looking for a care home in Colchester, the average cost of care is £1,026. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.

Are all care homes in Colchester regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)?

Yes, every Colchester care home has been given a rating by England's Care Quality Commission (CQC).

How many nursing homes are there in Colchester?

We have 2 in Colchester that provide specialist, 24/7 support. All of our nursing homes in Colchester 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 Colchester care homes offer residential care?

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

What care homes in Colchester offer dementia care?

We have 3 Colchester 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 in Colchester 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 Colchester care homes offer respite care?

If you're looking for temporary respite care, we have 3 care homes in Colchester that provide short-term stays.

Respite care homes in Colchester 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 Colchester that offer end-of-life or palliative care?

3 Colchester 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.

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Lottie's guide to care in Colchester

  • Overview

Welcome to Colchester

With ‘Outstanding’ rated homes (the highest rating a home can get) like Alderwood Care Home, Colchester is a brilliant place for care seekers to live.

Alderwood has this ‘Outstanding’ rating because the care team is responsive to changing care needs. Residential care is offered here if your loved one needs daily support with things like washing and getting dressed, while nursing care is available if they need 24/7 expert assistance from registered nurses.

There are also dementia care homes in Colchester for people living with dementia, such as Woodland View Care Home. With care starting from £1,695 a week, the team at Woodland View will look after your loved one in a safe and welcoming setting. We love the dedicated quiet areas here, which allow residents to relax and decompress.

Many local homes, such as Moat House Care Home, offer short-term respite care, so you and others can take a well-earned break from any caregiving duties. Similarly, convalescent care is also available if your loved one is recovering from an illness, injury or operation.

Care homes in Colchester provide care tailored to individual needs. We understand that finding care here can be challenging, so we’ve teamed up with well-respected care providers such as Care UK and Country Court to help you find the right care option.

 

Best care homes in Colchester

  • With an ‘Outstanding’ rating, Alderwood Care Home is one of the best care homes in Colchester. This home is in the heart of the city and is near idyllic green spaces like Cymbeline Meadows. The care team at Alderwood will provide you or your loved one with high-quality residential, nursing and dementia care. There’s also temporary convalescent care for people recovering from an illness, injury or operation

  • Woodland View Care Home is just north of Colchester’s city centre. This purpose-built home is next to High Woods Country Park, one of Colchester’s most beautiful spots. All the bedrooms at Woodland View have en-suite facilities. What’s more, your loved one can relax in the bright conservatory, the designated quiet space or the stylish communal lounges

  • Colonia Court Care Home is split into four houses, each offering different types of care. Residential, nursing and dementia care are available. There’s also a specialist unit if your loved one lives with Huntingdon’s. You’ll love the activities at Colonia Court. Our favourites include pet therapy, arts & crafts, gardening and gentle exercise