Springvale Court Care Home in Gateshead
Springvale Court is a residential care home providing personal care and support for older people, including people living with dementia. It is located in the Wrekenton area of Gateshead, on the site of the former Miner’s Welfare club, close to local shops and public transport links.
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.
Care at Springvale Court is based around careful assessment and care planning, carried out with the individual concerned and their relatives. These regularly reviewed care plans allow us to tailor activities, diet and medical care to meet personal needs.
We are always pleased to welcome visitors to Springvale Court and we are happy to provide advice when we can.
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
Springvale Court provides residential and dementia care. Staff are well trained and we understand that each resident has individual needs, therefore the care planning is carried out with residents and loved ones present to allow us to offer person-centred care for the people who chose to live with us. In our lasted CQC inspection, we received a 'good' outcome for the quality of services provided.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.
- Wi-fi available
- En-suite rooms
- Step-free access
- Access to kitchen facilities
- Activity classes
- Activity room
- Disabled bathroom
- Disabled WC/facilities
- Disabled parking
- Disability awareness/equality training
- En-suite toilet
- Furnished rooms and own furniture welcomed
- Nurse call system
- Pets allowed
The dedicated and experienced team are passionate about providing quality care to each individual living at the home.
Hi, my name is Judith, and I am General Manager here at Springvale Court. Welcome to our website!
I have worked in the care industry since 2000. I have an NVQ Level 4 in Leadership & Management, and a Level 3 in End of Life Care. I am kind and compassionate and I focus on providing a safe, warm and caring environment for everyone I support.
I have extensive experience in building positive relationships and embedding the key principals of care in those I work alongside.Get in touch Meet my team
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Life at Springvale Court Care Home
Ensuring that we deliver high quality care to those we support isn’t our only priority here – we also want to offer excitement and, most importantly, to ensure that everyone feels at home. That is why we employ trained staff who are committed to delivering a stimulating activities programme and nutritious cuisine, which are supplemented by services and facilities that are designed to make life here as pleasant as possible.