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 and dementia care.
The home's specialist Memory Lane Community utilises a careful blend of skills and techniques developed by leading experts in the field of dementia care, incorporating person-centred design in its use of colour and cues to help individuals navigate through the home, whilst thoughtful interior design features, such us adapted crockery and tableware assists with reminiscence. Communities are broken up into separate units with a family feel so people can feel safe and comfortable. Care is focused on independence, dignity and choice, with a person-centred approach. Staffing levels reflect the needs of residents, and people living with dementia are offered a range of activities to help preserve life skills, support interactions and retain a sense of purpose and selfhood..
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.
Read our brochure ‘Life in our home. Providing care through coronavirus’ for more information on how we’re here to help you and your loved one.
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'.Read more
Respite / Short stay
Click here to read our latest brochure 'Enriching the lives of people living with dementia' for more information on our support for your loved one.
Click here to read our latest brochure 'A-Z Directory of Demential Care' for a useful toolkit for providing good dementia care.
- Wi-fi available
- En-suite rooms
- Step-free access
- Hairdressing salon
- Access to kitchen facilities
- Activity classes
- Activity room
- Day trips
- 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
The dedicated and experienced team are passionate about providing quality care to each individual living at the home.
Hi, my name is Sarah and I am the General Manager here at Rivermead. Welcome to our website!
Thank you for taking the time to look further into what Rivermead has to offer to you or your loved one.
Here is an opportunity to look at some of our staff team in the home, who all play a vital role in day-to-day life. I have worked for the health and social care sector for a number of years and I really enjoy working in a nursing home environment and supporting and developing the staff to provide excellent care for our residents.
The home's core values resonate with my own: of respect, integrity, responsibility, passion and empowerment. We strive for excellence by supporting the staff team to empower and enable our residents to live their best life possible whilst in a nurturing environment. Should you or a loved one be looking for at care options, please do get in touch!Get in touch Meet my team
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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.