Care homes in the North East

Our care homes in the North East provide the best in residential, nursing and dementia care tailored to each of our resident’s needs in a variety of settings.

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At Armstrong House in Bensham, near Gateshead, fun, food and entertainment are the focus. Music therapy, visits from small zoo animals, or a trip to a nearby garden centre or beach, are just some of the regular activities. Talented chefs prepare delicious themed meals on special days and the care home even has its own bar.

Armstrong House
110 Lobley Hill Road
Gateshead
Tyne & Wear
NE8 4YG

0191 283 9253

  • Nursing care
  • Nursing dementia care
  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

Step inside Hadrian House care home in Blaydon, near Gateshead, and you’ll love the bright and happy atmosphere. There are hens in the garden, a friendly cat called Charlie collects cuddles from the residents, and Albert, one of the care team, loves to sing. It all makes Hadrian House a care home with a difference.

Hadrian House
Garden Street
Blaydon
Gateshead
Tyne & Wear
NE21 4AG

0191 283 9265

  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

When Kings Court in Barnard Castle was the King’s Head Hotel, Charles Dickens was a guest and he even mentioned it in Nicholas Nickelby. Today, the building still retains many of the original features – the former ballroom is now the residents’ lounge – and continues to play a lead role in the local community.

Kings Court
Market Place
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 8ND

0333 434 3047

  • Day care
  • Residential care
  • Respite care

Residents at Hadrian Park care home in Billingham live life to the full. Few care homes have their own bar, but the Chester Arms, as well as the care home’s vintage-style tearoom, are great places for residents to catch up with family or take part in activities.

Hadrian Park
Marsh House Avenue
Billingham
Cleveland
TS23 3DF

01642 694686

  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

Ventress Hall in Darlington is a care home full of character. Residents really embrace life and there’s a wonderfully close-knit atmosphere. Everyone’s welcome, whether they’re day care guests, permanent residents, with us for a short respite stay, or are community volunteers or residents’ friends and family.

Ventress Hall
22-28 Trinity Road
Darlington
County Durham
DL3 7AZ

01325 271501

  • Day care
  • End of life care
  • Nursing care
  • Palliative care
  • Residential care
  • Respite care

Keeping active is at the heart of life at Elwick Grange care home. Residents are welcome to help out around the home or garden if they wish to. There’s always plenty to keep people busy, from carpet bowls or a film afternoon to a trip to the beach on a sunny day.

Elwick Grange
Elwick Road
Hartlepool
County Durham
TS26 9LX

0333 434 3027

  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

The Willows care home in Middlesbrough now provides expert general nursing care as well as residential and nursing care for older people living with dementia. Our care team focuses on making every day different for residents. This can include watching performances from local entertainers, enjoying days out, and even sharing special dinners with loved ones.

The Willows
Woodside Resource Centre
Cavendish Road
Middlesbrough
Cleveland
TS4 3EB

01642 694703

  • Day care
  • End of life care
  • Nursing care
  • Nursing dementia care
  • Palliative care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

Collingwood Court care home in North Shields receives lots of visitors so there are always new faces to meet, and an exciting buzz about the home. A great place to socialise is the old-style ‘pub’ – a popular venue for quizzes and ‘pie and peas’ evenings. Or how about an outing? The Tynemouth Toy Museum is great for a trip down memory lane.

Collingwood Court
Front Street
Chirton
North Shields
Tyne & Wear
NE29 0LF

0333 434 3018

  • Day care
  • End of life care
  • Palliative care
  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

Keeping active and busy is central to life at Ponteland Manor care home. There are great links with community-based organisations in Ponteland such as the University of the Third Age, and residents are encouraged to continue with their hobbies and interests.

Ponteland Manor
Thornhill Road
Ponteland
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE20 9PZ

01661 551460

  • Day care
  • End of life care
  • Nursing care
  • Palliative care
  • Residential care
  • Respite care

The Terrace care home in Richmond occupies a grand Victorian building that retains many of its original features. That means that every room is different, so there’s sure to be a bedroom that appeals to your loved one. Its charm also makes it popular with visitors – from day care guests to Pets as Therapy animals.

The Terrace
Maison Dieu
Richmond
North Yorkshire
DL10 7AX

01748 841465

  • Day care
  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

As soon as you enter Church View care home in Murton, Seaham, you’ll notice the welcoming family atmosphere. The vast majority of residents and staff are local, so there’s a very homely, relaxed atmosphere. Family members are always welcome: there’s a big box of toys waiting for grandchildren or even great-grandchildren to play with.

Church View
Church Lane
Murton
Seaham
County Durham
SR7 9PG

0191 379 0306

  • End of life care
  • Palliative care
  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

Grangewood in Shiney Row, Houghton-le-Spring is a care home with a friendly, local face. Many residents have lived in the area all their lives and most of the team have worked at the home for years. The family atmosphere means residents quickly settle in and get involved in all the events and activities.

Grangewood
Chester Road
Shiney Row
Houghton-le-Spring
Tyne and Wear
DH4 4RB

0191 379 0318

  • Day care
  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

Residents of Cheviot Court care home in South Shields love being busy. Some grow herbs and tomatoes in the garden while others bake cakes. And there’s a big emphasis on trying something new, from ten pin bowling to tai chi and trips to the theatre. Everyone looks forward to the regular karaoke nights when family and friends come along for a sing.

Cheviot Court
63 Horsley Hill Square
South Shields
Tyne & Wear
NE34 6RF

0333 434 3015

  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

The dedicated team at Stanley Park care home in County Durham provides superb care for older people with a wide range of needs. Everything is tailored to the individual – from the care and support a resident receives, to the activities they enjoy and the meals our catering team prepares.

Stanley Park
Wear Road
Stanley
County Durham
DH9 6AH

01207 290 800

  • Day care
  • End of life care
  • Nursing dementia care
  • Palliative care
  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care

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