Dudwell St Mary Care Home in Burwash, East Sussex
Dudwell St Mary is a well-respected care home housed in the stunning setting of a former convent. We provide high quality nursing and residential care for elderly people and for people living with dementia, including planned and emergency respite breaks. Our dedicated team of highly qualified, attentive and experienced staff create a welcoming atmosphere full of smiles and laughter, which is enjoyed by the people we support, their families, and visitors.
Our focus is on making a difference to the lives of those we care for, supporting family and friends to ensure that moving from familiar surroundings to our home is a smooth transition. Staff work as a team and are passionate about our quality of care, facilities and the overall environment. Our dedication can be seen in the quality of our cooking, hospitality and of our social activities, which are matched to individual preferences.
The home is located on the outskirts of Burwash in East Sussex, just 2 miles from Etchingham and 15 miles from Tunbridge Wells. We welcome visitors at any time, so why not come and see Dudwell St Mary for yourself.
Types of care
We provide high quality 24-hour nursing and residential care and skilled support for frail older people and for people living with dementia, including planned and emergency respite breaks.Read more
Respite / Short stay
- Wi-fi available
- En-suite rooms
- Step-free access
- Activity classes
- Activity room
- Day trips
- Disabled bathroom
- Disabled WC/facilities
- Disabled parking
- Disability awareness/equality training
- Double rooms
- Electric profiling bed
- En-suite toilet
- En-suite toilet plus bath/shower
The dedicated and experienced team are passionate about providing quality care to each individual living at the home.
Hi, my name is Godwin and I am the Acting General Manager here at Dudwell St Mary. Welcome to our website!
I have been working for Barchester Since 2014. I started as a nurse and got offered a position as a bank regional nurse, supporting 3 Barchester homes in the region. I then joined Dudwell's sister home, Wadhurst Manor, in August 2018 as a Deputy Manager, before being promoted to General Manager in 2019. I came to Dudwell St Mary as the Acting General Manager in November 2019.
My role involves supporting residents' needs and promoting their independence, dignity and quality of life. I always go the extra mile to ensure that residents receive the best quality care we can offer here at Dudwell. On top of that, I also take on a leadership role and ensure staff morale is always at the highest level.Get in touch Meet my team
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Life at Dudwell St Mary Care Home
Care, activities, facilities and food are all major focuses at our home. It is important that each of these services are tailored to the individual needs and preferences of residents, which is why we employ a wonderful team of professionals who can deliver support using a warm and person-centred approach.