England / South West England / Dorset / Blandford Forum
Broadstone, BH18 8BE - Bupa
Nestled within beautiful Dorset, The Links is a care home that offers expert residential, respite, nursing, dementia, Parkinson's, Huntington's and Palliative care to the elderly. The welcoming Bupa home, boast a range of facilities to help residents feel at home, including bedrooms equipped with en-suite showers, several comfy lounges, guest suites for friends and family gatherings, private dining spaces, a cheerful sunroom, manicured gardens and a summer house for residents to relax during the warmer months. The jam-packed activity programme here at The Links ensures no two days are the same, whether it be arts and crafts or trips to the gorgeous coastline.
Poole, BH16 5NJ - Hamberley Care Homes
Upton Manor, situated in the idyllic town of Upton is surrounded by beautiful wild scenery and is complemented by the relaxed and vibrant local towns, quaint shops, pharmacies and cafés. The care home provides residential, dementia and nursing services, prioritising the safety of the residents. Facilities include bright and spacious en-suite bedrooms, a beauty salon, an elegant cafe, a deluxe cinema and landscaped gardens. Upton Manor’s team of chefs provide a delicious seasonal menu, tailored to individual preferences and requirements and aligned with residents’ personalised care plans. The Lifestyle Team organises a busy social calendar, encouraging interaction and engagement in activities, entertainment and with the local community.
Broadstone, BH18 8ES - Care UK
Part of the Care UK group, purpose-built care home The Potteries in the cheerful seaside town of Pooledelivers a wide range of quality care services; from permanent residential and nursing care to short-term respite care, in addition to renowned dementia care. Led by manager Zita Turner, the friendly care team strive to get to know each resident and understand them, helping to create meaningful experiences. When it comes to activities, there’s never a dull moment at The Potteries, with options including gentle exercise, singing, bingo and gardening, as well as visits from the petting zoo and the home’s own mini Olympics.
Wimborne, BH21 2DJ - Barchester Healthcare
Sitting close to the charming village of Wimborne Minster, north of Bournemouth, Hyacinth House offers a range of bespoke care to those in need, including residential and respite care. This stunning Barchester Healthcare home boasts an array of facilities for residents to enjoy, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, a hair salon, activity room, stylish communal lounges and a relaxing conservatory. The activity coordinators at Hyacinth House are dedicated to finding new ways to keep residents engaged and stimulated, from cookery and creative arts to musical performances and animal handlers, there’s never a dull moment.
Poole, BH15 4HY - Barchester Healthcare
Ideally placed in Poole so residents can enjoy the best attractions that Dorset has to offer, Upton Bay is specifically designed to provide expert residential, respite and dementia care to older adults. Easily accessible with a variety of amenities on its doorstep, this Barchester Healthcare home boasts a range of luxurious facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms, sumptuous spa bath facilities, stylish communal lounges, designated quiet areas and landscaped gardens. All staff members at Upton Bay are highly qualified and dedicated to ensuring the best quality care for residents, from activities and hospitality, to care and meals.
Ferndown, BH22 9LZ - Cinnamon Luxury Care
Ideally located in the desirable Dorset town of Ferndown, Heathland house is a luxury care home that provides expert residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly. This decadent Cinnamon care home provides residents with all the facilities they need to spend their later years in luxury, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, restaurants and private dining, a café bar, a cinema room and a hair and beauty salon. Whether it be indulging in a pamper session in the salon, enjoying a classic movie in the cinema or having a delicious meal with loved ones, there is never a dull moment here at Heathland House.
Poole, BH17 8RQ - Encore Care Homes
Situated in the scenic tourist resort of Poole in Dorset, Oakdale is a stunning care home that provides expert residential, nursing, dementia, palliative and respite care to the elderly. This modern Encore care home has been intelligently designed with caregiving in mind and boasts a range of facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite wet rooms, stylish and spacious communal lounges where residents can relax and take part in activities, a luxurious salon and a landscaped garden equipped with its own vegetable patch, perfect for residents who enjoy a spot of gardening. From activities and care to hospitality and food, every aspect of life is tailored to at Oakdale.
Wimborne, BH21 6RB - Care Concern
In the beautiful Dorset market town of Wimborne Minster, the experienced team at Oakdene Care Home provide expert residential, dementia and respite care to the elderly. With the residents’ wellbeing at the heart of everything at this Care Concern home, thorough care plans are established so that each individual is cared for. Not only is Oakdene Care home blessed with perfectly decorated and spacious bedrooms, the excellent facilities include chiropodists visits, hairdressers visits, on-site chefs and an idyllic pond area where residents can relax. The excellent activity programme ensures no day is the same at this care home, and activities are often tailored to the hobbies and interests of the residents.
Ferndown, BH22 9EU - Barchester Healthcare
Situated in the stunning town of Ferndown, Kings Park in Dorset 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 luxurious facilities, including beautifully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a selection of stylish communal lounges, manicured gardens and an on-site hairdressing salon. The dedicated team here at Kings Park ensure there is never a dull moment, from pampering sessions in the salon to gentle exercise classes in the garden, there is an activity for every here.
Poole, BH15 1TP - Buckland Care
Situated just metres from the picturesque Poole Park, in Poole, Dorset, Kingsland House offers exceptional person-centred residential, dementia, palliative, respite and day care. Within the home, you can find comfortable and homely bedrooms, two recently refurbished communal lounges and a bright and airy conservatory. Outside, explore the beautiful grounds and landscaped gardens or relax with a book on the private patio. Residents regularly enjoy both new activities and old favourites, including quizzes and musical exercises, as well as day trips out to take in the local scenery and wildlife. There’s something for everyone at Kingsland House, where the dedicated care team ensures residents feel right at home.
Here is some further information about care homes in Blandford Forum.
We have 37 care homes in Blandford Forum. 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 Blandford Forum, the average cost of care is £1,300. You may be eligible for care home funding - you can check through a care needs assessment.
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We’ve made it simpler to search and compare the best-rated care homes in Blandford Forum by partnering with large care providers across Dorset.
Each of the homes listed above have been rated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and have been handpicked by our care experts for their care home cost transparency, person-centred care and brilliant onsite facilities such as hair salons and cinema rooms.
Residential care homes in Blandford provide support with everyday tasks and promote independence in care, so residents can continue living as independently as possible. Nursing care homes have a team of registered nurses who are able to administer medicine and provide care for those with complex healthcare needs.
Each of our dementia care homes provide long-term care for those living with dementia in a safe environment with plenty of support tools such as sensory gardens.