Our new homes offer pleasant environments and are full of passionate, exceptional people.
Mercia Grange, West Midlands
Mercia Grange opened in Sutton Coldfield in June 2018 and delivers full time nursing and residential care, short term respite care, as well as specialist dementia care for up to 67 residents. The purpose-built three-storey home is designed to reflect Care UK’s ethos of helping residents to enjoy busy and fulfilling lives. Each of the home’s bedrooms are beautifully decorated and furnished with en suite facilities. The home also has a coffee shop, cinema, hair and beauty salon as well as its own minibus for outings.
Pear Tree Court, Horndean
Pear Tree Court, our new purpose-built care home, opened in February 2018 and offers a complete range of care services for older people, from residential and nursing care through to short-term respite and specialist dementia care. The home is situated on Portsmouth Road in Horndean, Hampshire, and is designed to ensure that your loved one can continue to enjoy a fulfilling, varied and comfortable lifestyle, with its very own coffee shop, hair salon and cinema room.
Chandler Court, Bromsgrove
Chandler Court in Bromsgrove opened in January 2018 and offers the latest in quality care, luxury and choice. Our care team deliver the latest in specialist dementia care for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia and every aspect of care will be tailored to each individual’s unique needs and wishes. The home is surrounded by parks and green spaces, including Sanders Park where, on warmer days, bands play in the bandstand. The home is well equipped with a coffee shop, its own cinema and hair salon, as well as having access to a minibus, with regular day trips to nearby Hanbury Hall, into the Lickey or Clent Hills and many other charming towns nearby.
Lauder Lodge, Edinburgh
In December 2017 we opened Lauder Lodge in Portobello, Edinburgh. This delightful home offers the very best in residential, nursing and respite care for up to 60 residents, as well as specialist care for those living with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. The new home has a range of impressive facilities, including a coffee shop, hair salon, fully-equipped cinema room and two balconies offering additional outdoor spaces. Everything at the home has been designed to enable residents to continue living an independent and active lifestyle.
Buchanan Court, Harrow
In autumn 2017 we opened our new, purpose-built care home Buchanan Court, situated on Sudbury Hill in Harrow. The 80-bed home is light, contemporary and luxurious, offering the best in nursing, residential, dementia and short-term respite care. As well as a range of care services, your loved one will be able to continue to enjoy a fantastic lifestyle when they move to our new care home, as it has its own hair salon, coffee shop and cinema room. Our activity coordinators arrange a varied weekly plan of group and one-to-one activities for residents to enjoy.
Snowdrop House, Ware
Snowdrop House, our purpose-built care home in Ware, Hertfordshire, opened in August 2017 and offers a range of care services including residential, nursing, dementia and short-term respite care. Situated on Baldock Street, the home is close to shops and local amenities, as well as the railway station and main routes around the South East - perfect for friends and family who are visiting. To enable residents to continue to enjoy a great lifestyle, the home features a state of the art cinema room, contemporary coffee shop and hair salon.
New homes coming soon
Our ongoing development programme means we have exciting new homes opening all the time. Each one provides nursing, residential and dementia care and includes state of the art services designed to give residents the best quality of life possible. The following are just a few of our new homes that are in varying stages of development.
Millers Grange, Witney, Oxon
Millers Grange in Witney will be opening its doors in Spring 2019 providing high quality nursing, residential and dementia care for older people including short-term respite care. The home will boast a coffee shop, cinema and bar as well as beautiful garden room with views of the landscaped gardens. The home is made up of small suites, with a collection of ensuite bedrooms, bistro-style dining room and comfortable lounge areas, all exquisitely furnished and decorated in serene colourways. Witney town centre is only a short bus trip from the home, with its superb choice of shops, pubs and cafes.
Our purpose-built care home on Kennington Road is close by to Ashford International station as well as the M20, so it is very convenient for family and friends visiting from the south east. The home has been designed to enhance the quality of life for every resident. The home is made up of small suites, with a collection of ensuite bedrooms, bistro-style dining room and comfortable lounge areas. This layout helps residents who are living with dementia to feel more settle. We will get to know your loved one and create a care and lifestyle plan personalised to them. We will also encourage them to spend the day doing the things that bring them meaning, satisfaction and a sense of independence. Our new home in Ashford will offer a range of care that means we can continue to care for residents, even as their needs change.
Our new home west of the city centre of Edinburgh will be opening its doors in September 2018 providing a range of high quality, personalised care services for older people – from nursing and residential care to short-term respite care and specialist dementia care. Each of the 63 en suite bedrooms will be beautifully furnished and decorated as well as having a flat screen television and 24-hour nurse call system. The coffee shop on the second floor will boast views across Carrick Knowe golf course and east towards Edinburgh castle. Murrayside has been designed across two wings which become progressively quieter as you move along them. This will help minimise any noise which can be unsettling to residents living with dementia.
Smyth Lodge, Sidcup, Kent
Our new care home in Sidcup will offer the best of care in hotel-style surroundings. Set to open in February 2019, the home will offer a wealth of luxurious facilities, including a coffee shop, cinema and hair and beauty salon, so your loved one can continue to enjoy a superb lifestyle under one roof. The home will deliver the best in nursing and residential care, as well as short-term respite care and specialist care for those people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Our tailored care and lifestyle plans are central to enabling your loved one to maintain their independence and purpose, and we will support them to continue to do so. The new home will have its own coffee shop – a great place to catch up with visitors over tea or coffee and a freshly baked cake. It will also have a cinema and beauty salon.
Harrier Lodge, Whitstable, Kent
The new purpose-built care home in Whitstable will offer the comfort and luxury your loved one deserves, as well as the personality of this unique coastal town. The home will deliver nursing and residential care, short term respite care as well as specialist dementia care. We will get to know each resident and create care and lifestyle plans – even menus that are personalised to them, so that they can spend each day doing the things that they find fulfilling. The home is just off Thanet Way, linking the M2, making the home convenient for family and friends visiting from London, the south and the south east. The home will have its own coffee shop, cinema and hair and beauty salon.
Mountbatten Grange, Windsor
With incredible views over Windsor Castle and St Leonard’s Hill, our new purpose-built care home will offer stunning surroundings combined with the very best in residential, nursing, dementia and short-term respite care. Mountbatten Grange care home is due to open in winter 2018 and will feature a range of superb facilities that will enable residents to continue living an independent and active lifestyle, including a coffee shop, hair salon and state-of-the-art cinema room. Our new care home will be situated only a short distance from Windsor town centre and will provide quick and easy access to the M4, as well as transport links to London - perfect for friends and family who are visiting.
Sale, Greater Manchester
Opening in Autumn 2019, our new 60 bed home in Sale will offer the very latest in quality care for older people, including residential and short term respite care, nursing care, and specialist care for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. The home will be located on Washway Road, the A56, which runs from Chester into Manchester. The home is close to the heart of Sale, with its shops, theatre, galleries and green spaces, and only a few minutes from junction 7 of the M60. The home will be divided into smaller suites – collections of bedrooms with a dining room, lounge and quiet sitting areas. This design helps to maintain a quieter atmosphere which helps residents to feel more secure – after all, if they are looking for hustle and bustle, they only need to head downstairs to the coffee shop. There will be an onsite cinema and hair salon too
Our new Chester care home will provide superb quality care in hotel-style surroundings when it opens in summer 2019, offering residential and nursing care, as well as short term respite care and specialist care for people living with dementia. Our location offers us the best of all worlds – set in the small community of Huntington handy for shops and local amedities yet less than a mile from the centre of Chester and only minutes from the A55 North Wales Expressway, and the A41. With it’s own cinema, coffee shop and hair and beauty salon, residents can continue enjoying the best things in life. The only difference is that expert care will be on hand 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
Our new home is set to open on Southampton Road in Hythe in summer 2019. This beautiful new home will deliver the very latest in luxury living alongside an impressive range of care services, from nursing and residential care, to short-term respite and specialist dementia care.The home will offer a wealth of superb facilities, including a coffee shop, cinema and hair and beauty salon, so your loved one can continue to enjoy an independent and active lifestyle. Our tailored care and lifestyle plans are central to enabling your loved one to maintain their independence and purpose, and we will support them to continue to do so.
Suffolk Development Project
Suffolk County Council selected Care UK to help fulfil its vision for older people’s care in the county. As part of this process Care UK invested £60 million in ten new care homes and ten day clubs, bringing much needed additional nursing and specialist dementia care to the Suffolk community.
This three year plan finalised in 2016, with the opening of Glastonbury Court, and replaced Suffolk County Council’s existing homes and wellbeing centres which date mainly from the 1960s and 1970s.
Visit our Suffolk care homes page to learn more and to find out if there is a care home near you.