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Ashington, NE63 9AN - Barchester Healthcare
Situated in the centre of the Northumberland town of Ashington, Woodhorn Park is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential and dementia care to the elderly. Part of Barchester Healthcare, Woodhorn Park is home to an array of useful facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of homely lounges and dining areas, a bright and airy conservatory, manicured gardens and a café bar where residents can enjoy socialising. The dedicated activity coordinators at Woodhorn Park ensure every need and interest is tailored to, whether it be local trips out in the home’s minibus or baking, there’s something for everyone here.
Ashington, NE63 8HE - Barchester Healthcare
Nestled within the centre of the Northumberland, Station Court in Ashington is a stunning purpose-built care home that provides expert residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly. This Barchester Healthcare home has been designed with residents in mind and is home to a range of modern facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of stylish communal lounges, modern dining areas, a tranquil conservatory, manicured gardens and an on-site hairdressing salon. As well as priding themselves on their excellent links with the local community, the dedicated team at Station Court ensure each resident is kept engaged, stimulated and happy through a varied activity programme.
Bedlington, NE22 6LA - Barchester Healthcare
Situated in the heart of picturesque Bedlington, Chester Court is a friendly care home that provides expert residential, nursing and respite care to those in need. This purpose-built Barchester Healthcare home boasts comfortable double rooms, some with a stunning garden view, a spacious conservatory, hairdressing salon and relaxing sensory garden. Whether getting stuck into a jam-packed activity programme full of guests and entertainers, or socialising on trips out to the seaside in Northumberland, no two days are the same. A number of restaurants, pubs and shops are on the doorstep in bustling Bedlington, while Newcastle upon Tyne and Tynemouth are just a short drive away in the car.
Bedlington, NE22 6LA - Barchester Healthcare
Located in the ancient market town of Bedlington, in Northumberland, Meadow Park is a welcoming care home that provides expert residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly. This Barchester Healthcare establishment is home to a range of facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with TVs and ensuite facilities, a selection of stylish lounges, communal dining areas, manicured gardens and even an on-site hairdressing salon where residents can enjoy a well-deserved pamper. The dedicated activity coordinators at Meadow Park drive to make every day different, from day trips to surrounding areas to light exercise classes, there’s something for everyone here.
Blyth, NE24 4LH - Four Seasons Health Care
Chasedale Care Home is situated in a quiet residential area near to the North-East coast of England and provides a high level of residential care, nursing care and specialist dementia care. At Chasedale, residents are encouraged to make their own decisions about their care; from how they furnish their room to the types of therapy they receive. There is also a busy activities programme at the home to help residents relax and have fun, from day trips to visits from the local church Chasedale is right by the main bus route to Blyth and is close to the A189, as well as local pubs and shops.
Cramlington, NE23 1XX - Four Seasons Health Care
Northlea Court Care Home can be found in a pleasant area in Cramlington, near to the North-East coast of England and offers residential care, nursing care and dementia care. In addition to the ensuite rooms, garden and patio area and choice of lounges, there is a busy activities programme at Northlea Court to keep residents busy, including yoga, visits from entertainers, church services, days trips and weekly arts and craft sessions with children from the local nursery, as well as pet therapy sessions with Dolly the dog. The home is next to local shops and public transport, making it easily accessible for visitors.
Cramlington, NE23 6XF - Maria Mallaband
Astor Lodge View is a purpose-built, single-storey care home located on the outskirts of Cramlington in rural Northumberland and offers residential care, respite care, palliative care and day care. There is also a dedicated garden space offering nursing care. Facilities at Astor Lodge View include ensuite bedrooms, gardens, a coffee shop and communal lounges, while in the dining room you’ll find out why the home was awarded a 5-star award in Food Hygiene. There is plenty of car parking available on-site for visitors and there is a bus stop just outside the home, making it easy to get into town.
Cramlington, NE23 6XF - Maria Mallaband
Nestled in the heart of rural Northumberland on the outskirts of Cramlington, Astor Court is a purpose-built, two-storey care home offering residential and dementia care, alongside respite care, day care and palliative care services. Facilities at Astor Court include a range of ensuite bedrooms, secure gardens, peaceful communal lounges and a coffee shop. The home boasts a 5-star Food Hygiene award and residents can enjoy a variety of tasty home cooked meals, as well as snacks, drinks and baked goods throughout the day. The home has ample car parking for visitors and there is a bus stop just outside to take you into town.
Whitley Bay, NE25 9NR - Maria Mallaband
Located in the residential area of Wellfield, Earsdon Grange is an award-winning, purpose-built care home offering residential, dementia and respite care. Facilities at Earsdon Grange include ensuite bedrooms, a coffee shop, a conservatory and a garden and the seaside town of Whitley Bay is just two miles away, offering entertainment and shopping. Foodies will love life at Earsdon Grange, which has a 5-star Food Hygiene rating and places food at the heart of life at the home. Earsdon Grange is accessible by car and there is a small car park at the front of the home, while West Monkseaton metro station and several local buses make getting around easy.
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE20 9PZ - Care UK
Ideally located in the friendly town of Ponteland, Ponteland Manor is a beautiful care home that provides expert residential, dementia, nursing, respite and end-of-life care to those in need. Along with a dedicated and friendly team of staff, this Care UK home boasts a range of modern amenities to help residents settle in, including stylish bedrooms, an inviting on-site pub, manicured gardens, a bright and airy conservatory and even a luxurious hair and beauty salon. From exploring what Tyne and Wear has to offer, such as the stunning Great North Museum, to enjoying a pub quiz at home, there’s something for everyone here at Ponteland Manor.
Here is some further information about care homes in Ashington.
We have 27 care homes in Ashington, including Woodhorn Park and Station Court. 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.
Care home costs vary significantly across the country. If you're looking for a care home in Ashington, the average cost of care is £532. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.
We have 2 care homes in Ashington 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.
We have 2 Ashington 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.
If you're looking for temporary respite care, we have 1 care homes in Ashington 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.
Need more guidance? Lottie's team of Care Experts have prepared the ultimate guide to care homes in Ashington. Here you'll find an overview of the local area and recommendations for elderly-friendly places to visit.
One of the largest towns in North East England, Ashington provides a bustling urban experience and is also close to some beautiful countryside areas, including Northumberland National Park and the Northumberland Coast. Ashington and other nearby towns across Northumberland such as Morpeth, Cramlington and Blyth also contain some of the country’s best-rated care homes.
From short stays in a respite care home to palliative care homes providing compassionate support across the 5 stages of palliative care, there’s a range of care homes in Ashington and nearby. Each of these homes employs hard-working care and support teams who are dedicated to ensuring your loved one receives the highest standard of dignified care.
When entering an Ashington care home, your loved one will have a bespoke care plan created for them, usually in line with a care needs assessment. This plan will consider their goals and aspirations, their daily routine and their exact care requirements. Having this information will allow staff to better provide person-centred care tailored to each individual.
For further information, view our detailed listings for individual homes. These are packed with essential information, such as overall Care Quality Commission ratings, care home costs - given as a weekly figure - the different types of care to choose from and more.
Whether your loved one requires long-term residential care or specialist support in a dementia care home, we’re here to help. Get in touch today and let our care experts support you and your family in finding the right elderly care option.
Stretching across around 90 acres, the Ashington Community Woodland contains several flat paths and trails - including a sensory trail. There are also benches throughout the woodland and accessible toilets.
This fascinating museum has several exhibits focusing on Ashington’s mining heritage. Here, you’ll find restored colliery buildings that allow you to learn about how mining worked.