Plas-y-Dderwen Care Home

Communal Lounge at Plas-y-Dderwen Care Home in Camarthen, Camarthenshire
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Care Home Location

Cilddewi Park,  Johnstown,
Bus Stop0.70 miles
Local Pub1.70 miles
Train Station0.50 miles
Nearby Shops0.01 miles
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Nestled amongst the peaceful village of Johnstown near Carmarthen, Plas-Y-Dderwen is a welcoming care home that provides high-quality residential, dementia, nursing and respite care to the elderly. This well-established Barchester Healthcare home boasts a range of modern facilities to help residents feel at home, including tastefully decorated bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, a choice of cosy communal lounges, a hairdressing salon and manicure gardens where residents can spend time relaxing during the warmer months. The dedicated team of activity coordinators here at Plas-Y-Dderwen ensure no two days are the same, whether it be taking a day trip or enjoying a light exercise class.

BrandBarchester Healthcare
Purpose BuiltYes
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at Plas-y-Dderwen*

Lottie care
Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.

Lottie care
Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

Lottie care
Nursing Care

Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.

Lottie care
Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Convalescent Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Day Care
Mental Health
Palliative Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Family Room
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area

Not Available

Computer Room
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is Plas-y-Dderwen located?

It is situated in Carmarthen and is close to popular amenities.

What types of elderly care are available at Plas-y-Dderwen?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: nursing, respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does Plas-y-Dderwen have?

Currently, there are 57 beds at the home.

Who owns Plas-y-Dderwen?

This care home is owned and operated by Barchester Healthcare.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Plas-y-Dderwen, including: Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Book and Poetry, Exercise & Fitness.

What is the cost of care at Plas-y-Dderwen?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Plas-y-Dderwen the cost of care starts from £1,280 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01267 616782 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.