Care and facilities at Rivermead Care Home

Rivermead is a purpose-built care home with all resident accommodation being located on the ground floor. Our grounds are beautifully landscaped and we are proud to have been divisional winners for Garden of the Year at this years Barchester Care Awards. The grounds are wheelchair accessible with stunning views.

In 2015 Rivermead had a makeover, giving us a new look which includes a coffee area for residents and families to enjoy. Should you have any queries regards the facilities within our home please contact a member of the team or see below for a list of care types and facilities we provide.

Rivermead Care Home

Care at Rivermead Care Home

Residential Care

Our residential care is ideal for frail older people that would benefit from additional care and support, but without the need for specialist nursing or dementia care.

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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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Extra care services

  • Stroke care
  • Physical disability services

Care Duration

  • Accept direct referrals
  • Accept referrals from local authorities
  • Day care support
  • Emergency placements
  • Intermediate care/home from hospital
  • Long-term placements
  • Respite and short stays

Our Guides

Here to help you make the right decision about your care requirements

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Facilities at Rivermead Care Home

On-site

  • Access to kitchen facilities
  • Activity classes
  • Activity room
  • Day trips
  • Exercise classes
  • Flexible mealtimes
  • Internet access/wifi
  • Laundry
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Private dining
  • Quiet lounge
  • Relatives meal with residents
  • Sensory garden
  • Special dietary requirements
  • TV lounge
  • Vegetable plot

Accessibility

  • Disabled bathroom
  • Disabled WC/facilities
  • Disabled parking
  • Disability awareness/equality training
  • Lifting and handling equipment
  • Step-free access
  • Wheelchair access within home
  • Mini bus or other transport

Accommodation

  • Electric profiling bed
  • En-suite toilet
  • Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed
  • Nurse call system
  • Room with garden views
  • Secure access to building
  • Smoke detectors
  • Telephone points can be installed in bedroom
  • Thermostatic radiators
  • TV in bedroom

Extra services

  • Chiropody
  • Hair dressing salon
  • Massage
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Physiotherapy
  • Residents may retain their GP

Useful Guides and Information

Useful guides

Useful Guides

Here to help you make the right decision about your care requirements.

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activities

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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Food and nutrition

Food & Nutrition

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

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Your next steps to finding care

Our team are here to help you when you are ready to talk about the care and support you need. Please call our team to arrange a visit and come and take a look around our home.

Call our team

Call our team for more information about our care home and to arrange a visit. Phone lines are open Monday to Friday from 9am – 6pm and on Saturday from 9am-5pm.

Send a message

We'll be happy to answer your questions about the next steps for moving into our care home. Send us a message online

Download a brochure

Download our brochure to find out more about life in our care home

Our fees and contract

We want to be as transparent as possible about how we charge for the different services we provide as well as what's included in our contract.

Care Home and Company Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What types of care does Rivermead Care Home offer?

    Rivermead Care Home offers Nursing care, Residential care, Dementia care, Respite / Short stay.

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