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Care homes in North East England

England / North East England

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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Communal Lounge of Hollie Hill Care Home in Stanley, County Durham

Hollie Hill

Stanley, DH9 6QZFour Seasons Health Care

Hollie Hill Care Home is situated in Stanley, close to the town centre and offers residential care, nursing care and residential dementia care, encouraging residents to get the most out of each day through social activities and building friendships with other residents. The care team are also developing a sensory garden for those with dementia. The home regularly receives visits from local nursery children, and pet therapy dogs and there is even a resident cat, dog and peacock that residents love to look after. Hollie Hill is just six miles from Durham and has excellent transport links via bus and the A1.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,061 weekly

Communal Lounge of Astell Care Home in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Astell

Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 3BRFour Seasons Health Care

Located in the lively city of Newcastle upon Tyne is this well-established Four Season Healthcare Home, Astell. This home provides exceptional residential, nursing, dementia and respite care to the elderly and has an array of facilities to ensure residents feel at home. Facilities include bright and airy bedrooms with ensuite facilities, a selection of cosy communal lounges and an on-site cafe where residents can enjoy a snack or two! The vibrant social life and activity programme keeps residents entertained from local trips to pet therapy. Tyne and Wear offers plenty of cultural attractions to explore with family and friends, no two days are the same!

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • Requires improvementCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £939 weekly

Exterior of Appletree Grange Care Home in Chester-le-Street, County Durham

Appletree Grange

Chester-le-Street, DH3 2BHBarchester Healthcare

Appletree Grange is a 32-bed purpose-built care home located in the quiet historic town of Chester-le-Street and provides residential care and specialised dementia care. Staff at Appletree Grange are caring and friendly, striving to meet residents’ every need while still enabling them to maintain their independence. Residents can enjoy visits from hairdressers, local schools and churches and there are regular outings to the local community centre and garden centre. The home is situated between Newcastle and Durham, making day trips and excursions easy; either via the excellent public transport links or the home’s minibus.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,020 weekly

Communal Lounge of Redwell Hills Care Home in Consett, County Durham

Redwell Hills

Consett, DH8 7SNFour Seasons Health Care

Redwell Hills Care Home is nestled in the heart of Leadgate village, boasting stunning views of Derwent Valley. One of the leading care homes in Consett, the Redwell Hills care team pride themselves on their high standard of residential care, respite care and nursing care to help those with more complex medical needs. Redwell Hills has a busy activities programme that ranges from socialising in the home’s lovely garden to weekly outings and community links with local schools and churches. The home is a short drive from the town centre and has great transport links into main towns and cities.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £989 weekly

Communal Area of Brockwell Court Care Home in Consett, County Durham

Brockwell Court

Consett, DH8 6AHFour Seasons Health Care

Brockwell Court Care Home is located right in the heart of Consett in County Durham and provides residential care, dementia care and nursing care. Brockwell Court puts residents at the centre of its focus, encouraging them to make their own decisions when it comes to their care and there is a daily activities plan to keep them busy, from visits from local schools and nurseries to events in the landscaped gardens and large conservatory space. The home is located near to a bus station and has its own private car park, as well as a minibus for day trips and outings.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • Requires improvementCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,045 weekly

Communal Lounge of Bedewell Grange Care Home in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Bedewell Grange

Hebburn, NE31 2SLBarchester Healthcare

Set within two acres of grounds in the bustling town of Hebburn, in South Tyneside, Bedewell Grange is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly. Part of Barchester Healthcare, Bedewell Grange is home to a range of useful facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite facilities, a selection of comfortable communal lounges, stylish dining areas, an activity room, manicured gardens and a hairdressing salon where residents can enjoy a pamper session. From exercise classes and day trips to arts and crafts, there’s an activity for everyone here at Bedewell Grange, thanks to the dedicated activity coordinators.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,043 weekly

Dining Area of Abigail Lodge Care Home in Consett, County Durham

Abigail Lodge

Consett, DH8 7NJFour Seasons Health Care

Abigail Lodge Care Home is situated in the centre of Consett and provides a range of care services, including residential care, nursing care and dementia care. A warm and friendly home, Abigail Lodge fosters each resident’s independence and unique personality, supporting them with every daily need; from their care package to the activities programme, which includes getting involved in the local community. Residents are treated as part of the family and have control over decisions in their lives, such as the therapies they have and how their rooms are decorated. Abigail Lodge is right next to local shops and has great public transport links.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £800 weekly

Roseway House care home

Roseway House

Jarrow, NE32 3JNAmicura

Perfectly located in Jarrow, the beautiful coastal town of South Shields, Roseway House is a well-established care home that provides expert residential, nursing, dementia, palliative and respite care to the elderly. This stunning Amicura care home boasts a range of modern facilities to help residents feel at home, including tastefully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of cosy communal lounges where residents can relax and socialise, inviting dining areas and landscaped gardens. From enjoying some live entertainment to indulging in a movie night, the friendly team at Roseway House make it their priority that residents stay engaged and happy.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,000 weekly

Communal area of Howdon Care Centre in Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne

Howdon Care Centre

Newcastle upon Tyne, NE28 0JEFour Seasons Health Care

Howdon Care Centre is a purpose-built care home, situated in the pleasant residential area of Wallsend, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. It is close to a range of shops with great transport links, making it easily accessible for friends and family to come and visit. The care team offer residential care for those who need help with daily tasks, nursing care for people with complex medical needs, as well as residential dementia care for residents who require it. As one of the leading care homes in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, this Four Seasons care home runs a busy activities programme, including day trips out, and regular visits from the local churches, schools and nurseries. Howdon Care Centre also comes with two resident cats, making it a feel like a real home from home!

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Nursing
  • Respite
  • GoodCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,039 weekly

Communal Lounge of Harton Grange Care Home in South Shields, South Tyneside

Harton Grange

South Shields, NE34 0LZBarchester Healthcare

Sitting in its own manicured grounds in South Shields, Harton Grange is a purpose-built care home that provides expert residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly. This Barchester home boasts an array of modern facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathrooms facilities, a selection of welcoming lounges, bright and airy dining areas, manicured gardens and a sun-trap roof terrace where residents can enjoy some fresh air. The dedicated team at Harton Grange ensure no two days are the same, whether it be playing games in the activity room or cooking in the kitchen facilities, there’s something for everyone here.

Care available

  • Residential
  • Dementia
  • Respite
  • OutstandingCQC Rating
  • Care residencies from £1,363 weekly

Frequently asked questions

Here is some further information about care homes in North East England.

How many care homes are there in North East England?

We have 35 care homes in North East England, including Washington Grange and Harton Grange. 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 North East England?

Care home costs vary significantly across the country. If you're looking for a care home in North East England, the average cost of care is £1,189. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.

How many nursing homes are there in North East England?

We have 19 in North East England 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 North East England care homes offer residential care?

We have 35 care homes in North East England 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 North East England offer dementia care?

We have 31 North East England 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 North East England care homes offer respite care?

If you're looking for temporary respite care, we have 35 care homes in North East England 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 North East England that offer end-of-life or palliative care?

15 North East England 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.

Are you open to other locations nearby?

Explore other nearby locations to help find your dream care home at the right budget. Care homes vary in price enormously between different towns and villages.

Lottie’s guide to North East England

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

  • Overview

Welcome to North East England

The North East of England is home to historic castles, award-winning beaches and lovely city centres. The often relaxing nature of the North East and the number of excellent care homes within easy reach makes it the perfect region for a care seeker to live.

You can use our helpful home listings to find a well-led and managed care home in North East England. Many of these homes are specifically purpose-built with older adults in mind, such as our nursing care homes and residential care homes.

You can search for care homes across North East England, including in counties such as County Durham and Northumberland, as well as in cities such as Newcastle, Sunderland and Durham. We have numerous care home types in North East England to choose from. If your loved one requires short-term support, a respite care home will likely be the best option. We also provide specialist care in dementia care homes.

Our friendly and helpful care experts are here to guide you through the process of finding a care home best suited to your loved one’s needs. Regardless of what you’re looking for, our listings provide a huge amount of useful information, including a home’s Care Quality Commission rating and what activities are on offer, with many of these being organised by a dedicated activity coordinator.

Popular Locations North East England

The Historic City of Durham

The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Durham in the North East of England has several major attractions that’ll appeal to older adults, including the stunning Durham Cathedral, Durham University’s Botanic Garden and Durham Castle.

Newcastle’s Quayside

With a series of bridges spanning across the River Tyne, Newcastle’s Quayside is a place of phenomenal beauty. Featuring the iconic Tyne Bridge and Millennium Bridge, this is one of the most unique stretches of river in the country.

Hadrian’s Wall

A simply stunning piece of history is Hadrian’s Wall. Built by the Romans to keep out the tribes of Scotland, this wall stretches for over 70 miles. Some of the most astonishing sights can be seen at Homesteads Roman Fort.

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Not ready for a care home yet? Retirement living offers retirees an alternative housing option, where individuals can continue to live independently, but in a convenient and low-maintenance home-from-home environment. Explore these different retirement housing options, which offer varying levels of facilities, domestic support, and on-demand care services.

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