England / North East England / Tyne and Wear
Hebburn, NE31 2SL - Barchester Healthcare
Set within two acres of grounds in the bustling town of Hebburn, 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 to local day trips in Tyne and Wear, there’s an activity for everyone here at Bedewell Grange, thanks to the dedicated activity coordinators.
Gateshead, NE8 4YG - Care UK
Armstrong House is a friendly Care UK care home that provides person-centred residential, nursing, dementia, palliative and respite care in Bensham, near Gateshead. Split across three floors, this purpose-built home offers bright and airy en-suite bedrooms, six cosy communal lounges, four spacious dining rooms and an in-house hair and beauty salon. There is plenty for residents to get involved in each day, from animal visits and arts and crafts to outings and festive events, with green-fingered residents also taking an active role in the home’s garden. Well-located close to an array of shops and amenities, this wonderful Tyne and Wear home is the perfect place to spend your later years.
Jarrow, NE32 3JN - Minster Care Group
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.
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE28 0JE - Four 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!
South Shields, NE34 0LZ - Barchester 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.
Chester-le-Street, DH3 2BH - Barchester 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 upon Tyne and Durham, making day trips and excursions easy; either via the excellent public transport links or the home’s minibus.
North Shields, NE29 0LF - Care UK
Located in Chirton, North Shields, Tyne & Wear, Collington Court is a purpose-built care home that provides expert residential, dementia, respite and end of life care to the elderly. This Care UK home boasts an array of excellent facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite facilities, a spacious communal lounge, an activities room, a library, well-maintained gardens and even a hair and beauty salon. The dedicated team at Collington Court strive to ensure residents live rich and varied lifestyles, reflected in their jam-packed activity programme, the home even has its own minibus for local outings.
Sunderland, SR5 5SF - Four Seasons Health Care
Maple Lodge Care Home is located in a pleasant suburb of Sunderland, providing residential care and nursing care, plus respite care, palliative care, end of life care and dementia care accredited by Four Seasons Health Care’s Dementia Care Framework. Maple Lodge offers a choice of lounges, ensuite rooms, gardens and patio and as well as being surrounded by picturesque countryside views, the home is close to local shops and walking distance from public transport, making it easily accessible for visitors. Maple Lodge also has strong ties with the local community and visits from local churches and schools are a regular occurrence.
Sunderland, SR5 5SX - Avery Healthcare Group
Highcliffe is an Avery Healthcare care home located in Witherwack in Sunderland and provides residential care, dementia care and respite care. Located just north of the city centre in a quiet residential area, Highcliffe boasts light and airy interiors, good-sized bedrooms with ensuite facilities, lounges for socialising or relaxation and a beautiful garden where the more green-fingered residents can enjoy gardening. As well as being just a short drive from the beach, Highcliffe’s residents also benefit from the range of activities at the home, from fashioning jewellery to making collages and taking trips to the Washington Wetlands Trust.
South Shields, NE33 3AN - Maria Mallaband
Situated near the South Shields coastline, Garden Hill is an award-winning, purpose-built care home providing residential care and nursing care, alongside respite care, day care and palliative care. Facilities at Garden Hill include ensuite bedrooms, a coffee shop, a garden and communal and quiet lounges and dining rooms. Residents enjoy an enriched quality of life at the home, with the independence and freedom to live life as they choose. There’s certainly lots to do at Garden Hill, from seasonal Summer Fayres and pizza making in the garden to live music, arts and crafts and fun coffee mornings, lunch clubs and cinema evenings.
Here is some further information about care homes in Tyne and Wear.
We have 40 care homes in Tyne and Wear, including Regents View and Astell. 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 Tyne and Wear, the average cost of care is £1,065. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.
We have 8 in Tyne and Wear 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.
We have 18 care homes in Tyne and Wear 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 18 Tyne and Wear 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 20 care homes in Tyne and Wear 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.
12 Tyne and Wear 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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Need more guidance? Lottie's team of Care Experts have prepared the ultimate guide to care homes in Tyne and Wear. Here you'll find an overview of the local area and recommendations for elderly-friendly places to visit.
Cities in Tyne and Wear include Sunderland and Newcastle - both of which contain some of the country’s best rated care homes. We also have care homes in Gateshead, North Tyneside and South Tyneside.
Exactly what type of care home you’re looking for will depend on a few factors, including care home costs, facilities within the home and additional elderly care options. Our care home listings provide this information and more to make your search much easier. People living in Tyne and Wear care homes will also benefit from dedicated activity coordinators who organise daily fun care home activities for residents.
We list several different types of care homes in Tyne and Wear, North East England, including nursing care homes with qualified nurses and specialist dementia care homes. If your loved one requires a short-term stay, we also offer some of the best respite care homes in Tyne and Wear and beyond. We have many purpose-built care homes, meaning these have been specifically designed with older adults in mind.
If you have any questions or require some assistance, be sure to contact us. Our friendly experts will work with you and your loved one to find the perfect form of care and support in Tyne and Wear.
Jesmond Dene is a narrow wooded valley that follows the River Ouseburn and can be found just outside of a busy city centre. This beautiful park is the perfect place for older adults to discover peace and tranquillity within an urban environment.
Ouseburn is one of the North East’s most visually stunning, creatively exciting and historically fascinating areas. Nestled within the heart of Newcastle, this area is close to the vibrant Quayside yet still set within a steep leafy valley.
The town of South Shields within Tyne and Wear is the epitome of a good old-fashioned British seaside resort. Here, you’ll find the golden sands of the award-winning Sandhaven Beach that can be explored with your loved one.