Rivermead Care Home

123 Scarborough Road,



North Yorkshire,

YO17 8AA

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Care enquiries 01653 472206
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All other calls 01653 696942

Rivermead Care Home in Malton

Nursing Care at its best, situated between York and Scarborough in beautiful North Yorkshire, Rivermead offers a high level of 24-hour nursing care. Our Memory Lane Community is a dedicated nursing dementia facility .

Rivermead is situated in Norton, a small town near Malton. The home is purpose-built on one level, is light and airy and is set back off the main road with a sunny paved seating area to the front of the home. With stunning views to the rear, our specialised Memory Lane Community boasts two lovely secure gardens. 

Throughout the home our team of highly qualified and attentive staff focus on the individual needs of our residents, with a tailored care plan developed for each person. This dedication can be seen across the whole team, from our kitchen staff with their cooking and hospitality, to the organisation of fantastic activities and events for our residents and relatives.

We have a very loyal staff team at Rivermead with many of our team having over 10 years service.

Please do call into Rivermead at any time for coffee and one of our delicious cakes, where myself and the team will be happy to welcome you and show you just what our home has to offer. Alternatively, please feel free to drop into one of our up and coming events that are advertised both locally and on this website.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

Types of care

Rivermead provides general nursing care and specialist dementia care within our Memory Lane community. We understand that each resident has individual needs that we tailor our care to, so our services are designed to provide the very best care for each person. This is based on personal requirements and preferences, and ensuring those who live at Rivermead maintain as much independence as possible. In our latest CQC inspection we received a 'Good' outcome for 'Caring'.

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Nursing Care

Residential Care

Dementia Care

Respite / Short Stay


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


  • Access to kitchen facilities
  • Activity room
  • Flexible mealtimes
  • Internet access/wifi


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


  • Electric profiling bed
  • En-suite toilet
  • Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed
  • Nurse call system

Our Team

The dedicated and experienced team are passionate about providing quality care to each individual living at the home.

Celine Poirot

General Manager

Hi, my name is Celine, and I am the General Manager here at Rivermead. Welcome to our website!

I am originally from France but have spent the last 10 years working in the UK. I was previously Deputy Manager at a psychiatric hospital in Paris, before making the move to Yorkshire. I originally started my career as a Care Assistant and worked my way up to Management.

I specialise in dementia care and have a real passion for caring for older people, ensuring that they receive a high quality of care. I am looking forward to working hard with my team and working with the residents and their families. 

My door is always open so please feel free to join me for a cup of tea or coffee and a chat.

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Roza Machin

Deputy Manager

I have worked in healthcare for 21 years now, firstly working as a care assistant, then as a Registered Mental Health Nurse for the last 12 years and now at Rivermead for almost 7 years.

I started here as a Nurse and then moved to work as Head of our Memory Lane community. More recently I have progressed to the role of the homes Deputy Manager.

I am passionate about enhancing our residents quality of life and I will  make sure we provide a welcoming environment to their family and friends.

Our care and nursing team are highly experienced, skilled and dedicated employees and as Deputy Manager I will always support my team to deliver best practice nursing care.

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Lorraine Kitching


Lorraine and her team ensure all aspects of the administration of the home runs smoothly, from invoicing, ordering, recruitment, setting up contracts, to manning reception, never a dull day!

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Angela Lawson

Activities Coordinator

Angela is responsible for providing and delivering a varied activities programme on our elderly frail unit.

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Sarah Lightfoot

Head Chef

Sarah along with her team is responsible for the catering service throughout the home. Sarah plans menus with input from residents and relatives to ensure balanced, nutritious meals throughout the day. Menus change four times a year to reflect seasonal produce and ensure variety. Sarah has worked in the catering industry for around 22 years in hotels, pubs, restaurants and care homes.

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Tina Ashley

Head Housekeeper

I am responsible for keeping the home's Housekeeping and Laundry up to the Barchester standard.  I take great pride in my work and strive to ensure that our residents have a lovely place to live in and our staff have a pleasant place to work in.

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Sue Atkinson

Head of Westow Unit

Sue has been working as a nurse for 50 years. Sue specialises and enjoys helping residents in palliative care. She ensures that the unit runs smoothly with a good quality of care for her residents and staff.

Life at Rivermead Care Home

Life at our home is composed of many key elements, not least of all, a dedicated team who strive to deliver high quality care, exciting activities and delicious food for the individuals we support. These services are enhanced by our excellent facilities, which serve to make residents’ time here as comfortable as possible.

Food & Nutrition

Food and nutrition

We offer a constantly evolving menu that caters to the tastes and dietary requirements of those we support.

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Activities & events


Our activities programme is planned with individual tastes in mind, and residents always have the opportunity to try new and exciting things.

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Care & Facilties

Care and facilities

Our facilities are designed to the highest standards and the care we provide is delivered by passionate and highly-trained professionals.

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What people say about us

Rivermead Care Home

CQC Overall rating


24 June 2017

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