Trusted to care in Broadstone, Poole, Dorset
Our bright and friendly care home is in the suburb of Broadstone, just a few miles from the centre of the seaside town of Poole in Dorset. Our purpose-built home has an array of superb facilities to enjoy, including a coffee shop, cinema, hair and beauty salon – and even our very own pub, The Lockdown Arms!
Our team at The Potteries delivers a full range of care services for older people, from permanent residential, nursing and dementia care to short term respite care.
We’re one big family at The Potteries, and when your loved one joins us, we work with them and you to learn all about their life history, likes and dislikes. We then put together care and lifestyle plans that are tailored to their unique needs and interests which support them to live a fun and fulfilling life at The Potteries. We’re also here for you, providing emotional and practical support throughout your loved one’s stay with us.
In 2021 we were proud to be accredited with the Gold Standards Framework Care Homes Programme. This demonstrates our skill and commitment to delivering high quality, person-centred care to residents at the end of their life.
We pride ourselves on the transparency of our care quality and fee information - ensuring you can trust us to care from that very first step.
187 York Road
We’re offering a saving of £150 a week if your loved one joins us as a permanent resident on our residential-dementia suite. The discount will be applied on the standard weekly fee.
Join us at our monthly dementia café where we offer support and practical advice for carers, families and people living with dementia.
Join us at The Potteries where Ellis Jones experienced Solicitors will provide straightforward advice and guidance on Wills and Lasting Power of Attorney.
The Potteries is pleased to welcome financial advisor, Chrissie Jarvis, who will explain the options for funding long-term care.
At The Potteries care home we believe in sharing our expertise. At our next event, Dr Nori Graham will share her knowledge of dementia.
At The Potteries there are plenty of shared spaces and luxury facilities for loved ones to enjoy.View 360 tour
At The Potteries, our lifestyle team organises different daily activities, from bingo and gardening to armchair exercise and singalongs. We spend time with residents individually, supporting them to continue with hobbies, or even to try something new.
All the care we provide is person-centred. That means that your loved one is at the centre of all aspects of their care. They make decisions and plan how they want their care, and their everyday life at The Potteries, to be.Read more
Every day our colleagues live our values of passionate, caring and teamwork to empower residents to enjoy fulfilling lives.
The dedicated and experienced team at The Potteries will provide your loved one with care that is completely tailored to their individual needs and wishes.
Personalised care is at the heart of what we do, and I strive to ensure that all our residents continue living active and independent lives in a warm, safe and comfortable environment involving family and friends as much as possible.Zita TurnerHome Manager
There's never a dull moment at Care UK! Why not find out what's going on at The Potteries care home.Read more
Care UK has been announced as a finalist in the Best Employee Engagement category at the 2023 UK Employee Experience Awards.
Care UK has, for the second year in a row, been announced as a finalist in the Residential Care Provider of the Year category at the Health Investor Awards...
Care UK Stars Awards Winner 2022 - Most Improved Home
RoSPA Awards 2023 Winner - Silver Award
Public Sector Catering Awards 2023 Finalist - Care Catering Award
Social Care Top 30 Award 2022 Finalist
Caring UK Awards 2001 Winner
National Care Awards 2021 Winner - Care Home of the Year
Care Home Awards 2021 Winner - Best Larger Care Home Group
National Association of Care Catering Awards 2021 Winner - Catering Team of the Year
National Apprenticeship Awards 2021 Finalist
Social Care Top Leaders Awards 2021 Finalist
UK Employee Experience 2021 Awards Bronze Winner - Employee Training and Development, Empowering ProgrammeRead More
Health Investor Awards 2021 Finalist - Residential Care Provider of the Year AND Property Developer of the YearRead More
LaingBuisson Awards 2020 Finalist
Skills for Care Accolades 2020 Winner - Best Employer Support for Your Registered Manager AND Most Effective Approach to Leadership and ManagementRead More
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Our customer care team can guide you through the process step-by-step, whether it’s understanding care types, finding the right care home or understanding more about funding care.
Want to learn more about this home or arrange a visit?
Speak to our friendly care support team who can answer any questions you may have about the care available at our home and can help book a showround of the home at a time convenient to you.
Our help and advice guides have been produced by our experts and include real life experiences of older people and their families.Read more
A nursing care plan sets out a person’s nursing needs and highlights how these will be met.
At Care UK, we believe every person should receive fully personalised, dignified end of life care.
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The Potteries offers expert care and daily activities in bright, safe and clean surroundings, and our onsite facilities include: cafe, garden, activities room, hair and beauty salon, cinema room, pub/ bar, library, shop, music room, reminiscence room, namaste room, church services and multi-faith room.
The CQC overall rating for The Potteries is "Good".
The Potteries offers residential care, dementia care, nursing care, nursing dementia care, respite care and end of life care for older people in Poole, Dorset.