Our new homes offer pleasant environments and are full of passionate, exceptional people.
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.
Highmarket House, Banbury
Highmarket House, is surrounded by large gardens and trees with beautiful views over People's Park while being just minutes from the centre of Banbury. The home has been cleverly designed to offer a quiet setting for residents, but is easily accessible for friends and family to visit at any time via the M40 or Banbury train station. The 73-bed home provides specialist residential, dementia and respite care for older people.
Weald Heights, Sevenoaks
Weald Heights, our 80-bed home on Bourchier Close in Sevenoaks, Kent, opened in early April 2017 and offers personalised round-the-clock nursing, dementia, residential and respite care. Our home team also provides rehabilitation care for older people who have had a short stay in hospital and require extra support before making the return home. At Care UK, we believe that residents should continue to enjoy a great lifestyle when they move into one of our care homes, which is why we have a coffee shop, hair and beauty salon and cinema in our Sevenoaks care home. Our catering pride themselves on serving delicious and nutritious meals every day.
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.
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.
Chandler Court, Bromsgrove
Our new home in Bromsgrove opens in January 2018 offering the latest in quality care, luxury and choice. Our care team will 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 will be well equipped with a coffee shop, its own cinema and hair salon, as well as having access to a minibus, so we will be planning regular day trips to nearby Hanbury Hall, into the Lickey or Clent Hills and many other charming towns nearby.
Lauder Lodge, Edinburgh
Our new care home, Lauder Lodge in Portobello, Edinburgh, will offer 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, which opens its doors on the 11th December 2017, will also have a range of impressive facilities, including a coffee shop, hair salon and fully-equipped cinema room. Everything at the home has been designed to enable residents to continue living an independent and active lifestyle.
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.
Pear Tree Court, Horndean
Pear Tree Court, our new purpose-built care home, will offer 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 will be situated on Portsmouth Road in Horndean, Hampshire, and is being 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.
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.
Mercia Grange, West Midlands
Mercia Grange opens in March 2018 and will deliver 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 will be 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.
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.
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. Windsor 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.
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.