Wheatlands Care Home

Southfield Road

Much Wenlock

TF13 6AT

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01952 701 899

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Wheatlands Care Home in Shropshire

The Wheatlands is a friendly and comfortable purpose-built care home providing care and support for frail older people and for people living with dementia in its specialised Memory Lane Community. Situated in the pretty village of Much Wenlock it is within easy distance of Shrewsbury and Birmingham.

The Wheatlands prides itself on its commitment to independence, dignity and choice. Its approach to care is based on personalised care plans drawn up with the individual and their family and friends, reflecting likes, dislikes and interests. Activities provide a focus for the day and include group activities, baking and cooking, outings and personally tailored activities.

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Types of care

Wheatlands provides person-centred residential care for the elderly frail and those living with dementia in our Memory Lane community. We provide 24 hour residential care and personal care & support to those who require assistance to meet their care, health and social needs. We aim to continually refresh our services to meet residents' needs and focus on improving and developing the quality of care, hospitality and choice we offer. Staff respect the people we support and aim to make their life meaningful and enjoyable.

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Residential care

Dementia care

Respite / Short stay


  • Wi-fi available
  • En-suite rooms
  • Pet-friendly
  • Step-free access


  • Access to kitchen facilities
  • Activity classes
  • Activity room
  • Conservatory


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


  • Double rooms
  • Electric profiling bed
  • En-suite toilet
  • En-suite toilet plus bath/shower

Our Team

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

Claire Brewer

Claire Brewer

General Manager

Hi, my name is Claire and I am the General Manager here at Wheatlands. I hope that you find what you are looking for on our website.

I have been working in the care sector for over ten years and have progressed through various roles before taking up the position of General Manager here at Wheatlands.

I am passionate about delivering high quality care and love my job entirely. I promote the Wheatlands philosophy: that we all work in the residents' home – and this is respected at all times. Person-centred care is my priority and identifying each resident as an individual and knowing their likes and dislikes is paramount to delivering the best possible care.

I have recently been studying for my NVQ Level 5 in Leadership and Management, and live locally in Bridgnorth. Outside of work, I spend time with my husband and two children. Life is busy and our motto is: 'live each day to the full'.

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Life at Wheatlands 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.

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 & Facilities

Care & 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

Wheatlands Care Home

CQC Overall rating


19 July 2019

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