Life can bring so much to savour and celebrate.
Old passions. New friends. Rich culture. Delicious food.
All the best bits are ageless. And you can continue to enjoy them fully, thanks to the people at Barchester.
These are the things that mean the most.
And because they matter to you, they matter to us.
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With over 200 care homes in the UK, there's always a Barchester care home near you.
We understand how important is it to be able to visit your loved ones in the safest way possible and we offer a variety of different visiting options including designated visitors inside our homes, or others outside or in a visiting suite. Our online visitor booking system is an easy and convenient way of choosing a time to visit.Find out more
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Award-winning care for over 25 years
Welcome to Barchester Healthcare, where we specialise in delivering top quality care to the people living in our well staffed, comfortable, secure and happy homes.
About us and our people
At Barchester, people are at the heart of everything we do. From supporting our residents to enjoy meaningful everyday activities, providing comforting, nutritious meals, to maintaining warm and happy environments, our team ensure they get to know every resident individually, to help support them to live life the way they choose.More about us
Latest news and press
Saliva swab could reveal viability of hip replacements
Hip and other joint replacements are a common occurrence as we age, but the procedure doesn’t always work. Now, scientists believe a saliva swab could give valuable insight into whether or not the surgery will be effective in advance.
Implant could revolutionise daily pill delivery
Most elderly people are on daily pills and remembering to take this medication can be a challenge. Now, scientists are exploring the idea of remote-controlled delivery of key drugs via an implant, which could be more targeted to specific parts of the body.
Brain scan detects Alzheimer’s with 98% accuracy
A simple brain scan could diagnose those with early-stage Alzheimer’s at a rate of 98 per cent accuracy, a new study suggests. Researchers from Imperial College London have developed an algorithm to work in conjunction with standard MRI technology to produce speedy results.