Staff at Hawthorns are celebrating after it performed strongly in Your Care Rating, a nationwide survey of care home residents. The results show it was given an overall performance rating score of 909, out of 1,000. You can read the report here

A modern, purpose-built care home, The Hawthorns is set in a peaceful residential area of Peterlee.

We provide first-class 24-hour nursing care alongside expert care for people living with dementia in our dedicated Memory Lane Community. We also provide a neurological rehabilitation service for younger adults and cater for respite stays and short breaks. Our Memory Lane Community is visited regularly by a consultant psychiatrist and our neurological rehabilitation unit there is a regular visit from a consultant neurologist, a team of physiotherapists and occupational therapist, in addition to our nursing, activities, support and hospitality teams.

We invite you to come along to see what we can offer – we are always pleased to see visitors or to take calls.

For more information on our music therapy with Janet Graham, please click here.

Life at Hawthorns Care Centre

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.

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Our team

Our staff members are the life and soul of the services we provide, and are always excited when a new resident comes to join us. Each team, from nurses to housekeepers, are part of the reason why our home is such a unique place to live. They consistently deliver care and services to a high standard and strive to ensure that residents can live their lives to the fullest.

Care Home in Peterlee | Hawthorns Care Centre

Stephen Scollard

General Manager

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Our care

The care we provide is delivered in a way that promotes independence for those who live in our home. Where possible, it is important that residents are encouraged to perform daily tasks independently or with minor support. Our services are devised with individualised treatment in mind for each person, so getting to know everyone and understanding their needs is imperative to delivering bespoke, person-centred care.

Types of care

Nursing Care

Nursing care is for people who need a qualified nursing care team available to them 24 hours a day.

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Dementia Care

Our highly skilled team of dementia experts work hard to ensure the highest quality of care, based on the latest research.

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Respite Care & Short Breaks

Whether you care for a relative or are in need of care yourself, taking a break from your usual routine can do the world of good.

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Amazing Food

Nothing short of great food is prepared and served in our homes

Our approach to food and nutrition

Facilities

  • Wi-fi available
  • En-suite rooms
  • Step-free access
  • Hairdressing salon

On-site

  • Activity room
  • Flexible mealtimes
  • Internet access/wifi
  • Laundry

Accessibility

  • Disabled bathroom
  • Disabled WC/facilities
  • Disabled parking
  • Disability awareness/equality training

Accommodation

  • Electric profiling bed
  • En-suite toilet
  • Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed
  • Nurse call system
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What people say about us

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What happens now?

Are you ready to discuss your individual care requirements? Pick up the phone and talk to us, book a visit to our care home or come and take a look around our facilities.

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New care enquiry phone lines are open 8am - 8pm

All other calls 0191 587 1251

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O'Neill Drive North Blunts Peterlee SR8 5UP Get directions
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