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Houghton le Spring, DH5 9EQ - Four Seasons Health Care
Part of the Four Seasons care group, Regents View Care Home is located in Hetton le Hole, a small town in the city of Sunderland, Tyne and Wear. Situated in its own large gardens, Regents View provides expert residential, nursing and dementia care, as well as respite care and specialist care for those with mental health conditions. Residents are constantly supported to establish their mental wellbeing and independence; whether it’s relaxing in the garden with friends or taking part in the vibrant activities programme and taking trips to the local park. The home is just off the main high street and has good public transport links.
Houghton le Spring, DH4 4RB - Care UK
Sitting in the friendly village of Shiney Row in Houghton-le-spring, Grangewood is a friendly care home that provides expert residential, dementia, respite and end-of-life care to those in need. Home to a wealth of amenities including spacious bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, manicured gardens, plenty of cosy communal lounges and a hair and beauty salon, this Care UK home is the perfect place for residents to spend their later years in happiness. The dedicated team here at Grangewood ensure there is never a dull moment, from afternoon teas and wine and cheese evenings to trips to nearby Tyne and Wear attractions like the Great North and the Discovery Museum.
Seaham, SR7 9PG - Care UK
Sitting close to the vibrant harbour town of Seaham, in a small and peaceful village, sits Church View. This snug and secure Care UK home provides residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly, as well as compassionate end of life care. The home consists of 42 comfortable en-suite bedrooms, sociable communal spaces, a hair and beauty salon and a dedicated activities area, as well as a specialist dementia suite adapted to provide a meaningful and familiar space. Both the care and activities at Church View are tailored to the residents with a stimulating calendar of entertainment as well as more spontaneous outings, to enjoy the picturesque Durham coast.
Wycliffe Road, SR4 7QG - Maria Mallaband
Barnes Court is a purpose-built, multi-storey care home in Sunderland that offers a whole range of care services, including residential, nursing, dementia, respite, palliative, disability and day care. The home, which was rated ‘Gold’ by Sunderland City Council, features spacious bedrooms, a kitchenette on all floors, cosy communal lounges and a hair salon, as well as a 5-star rated kitchen serving up delicious home cooked meals and snacks. The secure central garden is the jewel in Barnes Court’s crown, with outdoor seating and raised flower beds that residents can help to tend. There is parking on-site, but the home is also easily accessible via bus.
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.
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.
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.
Durham, DH1 3AY - Four Seasons Health Care
Hallgarth Care Home is a scenic care home located in Durham and offers residential care, nursing care and respite care. The care team put on a busy activities programme to keep residents engaged and entertained, from fun themed days and visits from entertainers, to poetry club and day trips to local points of interest like the Beamish Museum. Hallgarth also has strong community links and hosts events for Durham Cricket Club, Grays College and Rhythm not Blues. The home is situated in a quiet residential area just a short walk from Durham’s city centre, with great public transport links.
Stanley, DH9 6QZ - Four 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.
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.
Here is some further information about care homes in Houghton-le-Spring.
We have 45 care homes in Houghton-le-Spring. 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 Houghton-le-Spring, the average cost of care is £1,057. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.
We have 1 care homes in Houghton-le-Spring 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 1 Houghton-le-Spring 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 Houghton-le-Spring 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.
1 Houghton-le-Spring 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.
Need more guidance? Lottie's team of Care Experts have prepared the ultimate guide to care homes in Houghton-le-Spring. Here you'll find an overview of the local area and recommendations for elderly-friendly places to visit.
Situated on the outskirts of Sunderland, Houghton-le-Spring is seen as an affordable location for care seekers. Many Houghton-le-Spring care homes are rated ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission.
Whether you’re looking for respectful personal care in a residential care home or specialist elderly support in a nursing care home or dementia home, we’re here to help. Our detailed listings above include the types of care available, along with weekly care home fees and the activities on offer.
All Houghton-le-Spring care homes have hard-working care teams who will look after your loved one around the clock where needed. Here, the ultimate goal is to encourage independence in care within a safe environment.
This includes care homes like Regents View, who will also provide a range of fun activities like arts & crafts, baking, book clubs and gentle exercise.
If you’re open to a care home elsewhere in Tyne and Wear, we also have options in the nearby towns of Hetton-le-Hole and Washington.