Care Homes and Extra Care Housing Owned by brighterkind

Group Review Score
(The average from the 75%+ of Member Records with a Review Score)

9.2

Welcome to brighterkind - a new approach to care.

Choosing care is life changing. It should be a change for the good, another stage in life to be embraced. Which is why brighterkind offer a different kind of care experience, one that focuses on creating real quality of life.

Winner of the HealthInvestor 2017 Residential Care Provider of the Year, brighterkind has an approach that the judges described as 'inspirational'. Using the group's Magic Moments activity and lifestyle programme, residents are able to have their wishes realised as well as participate in activities and outdoor pursuits that reache mind, body and soul.

Through personal and nursing care, recreation and activities, and quality food and dining, this group are putting residents' happiness and health at the heart of their philosophy. It's an approach they believe is essential as people are living longer. It's why brighterkind care.

brighterkind care is offered in care homes across the UK.

 

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The Cedars Care Home (Bourne)

Church Walk, Bourne PE10 9UQ

Nestled in the heart of a Lincolnshire market town, The Cedars is a warm and inviting residence set in the grounds of the old vicarage, surrounded by mature gardens with views of The Bourne… more

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Review Score 9.9
from 21 Reviews
My wife has been in The Cedars for just over a year now. We are very happy with the staff. All the… (Tuesday 26 Sep 2017)

Ashurst Park Care Home

Fordcombe Road, Fordcombe, Tunbridge Wells TN3 0RD

Ashurst Park cares for older people and is able to offer superb palliative care. The home is situated in the Kent countryside, just five miles from Tunbridge Wells and is conveniently… more

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Review Score 9.9
from 17 Reviews
My mum has been a resident since January and I can honestly say that the staff have always made my… (Friday 13 Oct 2017)

Cossins House Care Home

1 Downside Road, Downside, Cobham KT11 3LZ

Cossins House Care Home overlooks the countryside of Cobham. The home provides residential, respite, and palliative care. The home has large, beautiful grounds where pheasants, deer and… more

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Review Score 9.9
from 10 Reviews
My cousin has been happy at Cossins but had to go into hospital with a suspected stroke on 11th… (Wednesday 12 Apr 2017)

Hungerford Care Home

Wantage Road, Hungerford Newtown, Hungerford RG17 0PN

Hungerford Care Home provides general nursing care and more focused nursing care for residents living with dementia. Situated in rural Berkshire on the outskirts of the historic market… more

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Review Score 9.8
from 62 Reviews
Staff are very good. My sister has become twenty-five years younger due to the care she has… (Monday 20 Nov 2017)

Avery Mews Care Home

Railway Street, Heckmondwike WF16 0ND

Avery Mews is a modern, care home with views of the Spen Valley Greenway with residential and dementia care units and a team of professional care staff tending to resident needs. The home… more

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Review Score 9.7
from 37 Reviews
This was the first respite care I had arranged for my mother who suffers from dementia. On a visit… (Wednesday 30 Aug 2017)

Avery House Care Home

2 Chaffinch Lane, Hampton Vale, Peterborough PE7 8NF

Avery House Care Home offers residential and dementia care in a modern care home located within landscaped gardens in Hampton Vale on the outskirts of Peterborough. All accommodation… more

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Review Score 9.7
from 65 Reviews
My mum has been a resident of Avery House Care Home for 3 and a half years. Throughout this time,… (Monday 20 Nov 2017)

The Lawns Care Home

1a Knighton Rise, Oadby, Leicester LE2 2RF

The Lawns is located in Knighton Rose, Stoneygate and is convenient for Allendale Road shops and cafes. Oadby village is close by. The home provides residential and respite care, and is… more

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Review Score 9.7
from 38 Reviews
Excellent attention. Could not be bettered.… (Tuesday 21 Nov 2017)

Emberbrook Care Home

16 Raphael Drive, Thames Ditton KT7 0BL

Emberbrook Care Home, Thames Ditton, Surrey
2 Bed Vacancies

Emberbrook Care Home is located in the village of Thames Ditton and is close to shops, public transport, amenities and access to the A3. The home provides nursing, residential, dementia,… more

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Review Score 9.7
from 29 Reviews
Staff were excellent. Very happy and obviously showed respect and kindness to residents. My mother… (Wednesday 11 Oct 2017)

Bamfield Lodge Care Home

1 Bamfield, Whitchurch, Bristol BS14 0AU

Bamfield Lodge Care home is surrounded by parks and greenery in South Bristol and is within easy access to local amenities and leisure facilities. The home provides nursing, residential,… more

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Review Score 9.7
from 16 Reviews
My Mum absolutely loves it here and says they (all staff) can't do enough for her. As soon as I… (Thursday 10 Aug 2017)

Meyrick Rise

11-13 Branksome Wood Road, Bournemouth BH2 6BT

Meyrick Rise provides respite, nursing, and residential care for older people. The home is located close to the centre of Bournemouth and is ideally situated for local shops and amenities,… more

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Review Score 9.7
from 24 Reviews
What struck us was the friendly environment of Meyrick Rise and the desire to provide a caring… (Thursday 16 Nov 2017)

Woodbury House Care Centre

Jouldings Lane, Farley Hill, Reading RG7 1UR

Woodbury House Care Home cares for residents, some of whom may have sensitive care needs, such as memory loss and dementia. The home provides residential, nursing, dementia, respite,… more

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Review Score 9.6
from 23 Reviews
The atmosphere within the home continues to be friendly and supportive and homely. My father has… (Monday 30 Oct 2017)

Crabwall Hall Care Home

Parkgate Road, Mollington, Chester CH1 6NE

Surrounded by the Welsh hills, Crabwall Hall Care Home is a warm and inviting residence in the village of Mollington near Chester. The home provides residential, respite, and palliative… more

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Review Score 9.6
from 34 Reviews
Staff very friendly, approachable and supportive during 18 months residency to date. All support… (Friday 8 Sep 2017)

Hallhouse Care Home

Main Road, Fenwick, Kilmarnock KA3 6AH

Hallhouse Care Home is located in Fenwick village in North Ayrshire and is convenient for shops, amenities, public transport and the A77. The home offers residential, nursing, and respite… more

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Review Score 9.6
from 29 Reviews
I feel that I can relax knowing that Mum is being well cared for. The care staff are kind,… (Monday 13 Nov 2017)

Carlton Mansions Care Home

8 Apsley Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 2SP

Carlton Mansions is located in Clifton, and has easy access, fine accommodation, and immediate and extensive links with the local community. The home provides residential and dementia care. This… more

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Review Score 9.6
from 17 Reviews
My mum has been in Carlton Mansions Care Home for many years now and seems relaxed and happy. I am… (Thursday 30 Mar 2017)

Wheaton Aston Court

Ivetsey Bank, Wheaton Aston, Stafford ST19 9QT

Wheaton Aston Care Home is located in the Staffordshire countryside and is a short distance off the A5 between Redhill and Gailey. The home offers residents and service users a warm and… more

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Review Score 9.6
from 23 Reviews
I knew as soon as I entered Wheaton Ason Court that this was the place where my husband would… (Wednesday 7 Jun 2017)

Glebefields Care Home

Stratford Road, Drayton, Banbury OX15 6EH

Glebefields is an impressive stone-built former rectory, overlooking miles of countryside in an area known for its outstanding natural beauty, including the adjacent Norman Parish Church… more

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Review Score 9.6
from 20 Reviews
From the first impressions of a lovely country house in a wonderful location, through to the… (Tuesday 18 Jul 2017)

Ivybank House

Ivybank Park, Entry Hill, Bath BA2 5NF

Ivybank House is a friendly and welcoming care home located above the city of Bath. The home offers residential and respite care. The home has an extension with a modern wing, while… more

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Review Score 9.6
from 7 Reviews
I was very pleased with the reception I received. Everyone looks very happy while they work. Would… (Tuesday 14 Nov 2017)

The Branksome Care Home

56 St Johns Road, Buxton SK17 6TR

The Branksome Care Home is set in its own impressive grounds in the Peak District spa town of Buxton. The home is close to shops, amenities and public transport. The Tudor style house,… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 8 Reviews
I have been a resident in this home since November/December 2016. During that time, there has been… (Wednesday 23 Aug 2017)

Tewkesbury Fields Care Home

The Oxhey, Bushley, Tewkesbury GL20 6HP

Tewkesbury Fields is built around an eighteenth-century farmhouse and surrounded by four acres of serene grounds. The home offers nursing, residential, dementia, respite, and palliative… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 30 Reviews
I have been visiting my friend for over a year, the staff have always been pleasant and treat all… (Tuesday 21 Nov 2017)

Lawton Manor Care Home

Church Lane, Church Lawton, Stoke-on-Trent ST7 3DD

Lawton Manor is a luxury care home, set in two acres of grounds on the Cheshire-Staffordshire border, in the village of Church Lawton. Lawton Manor offers residential, nursing, and palliative… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 27 Reviews
This last week, as with previous respite care, I have found all the staff very kind and caring with… (Friday 17 Nov 2017)

Ashbourne Court Care Home

13 Salisbury Road, Andover SP10 2JJ

Ashbourne Court Care Home provides residential and nursing care to older people, including people with a form of dementia, with carers accustomed to dealing with sensitive mental health… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 34 Reviews
My mother was a resident for three years until her recent death. I was wholly satisfied with the… (Tuesday 21 Nov 2017)

Kingsmills Care Home

10 Kingsmills Park, Inverness IV2 3RE

Kingsmills Care Home is located in Inverness's Crown area and is close to shops, amenities, public transport and the A9 motorway link. The home offers residential, nursing, palliative and… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 19 Reviews
Kingsmills Brighterkind Care Home in Inverness becomes more impressive as time goes by. The… (Wednesday 21 Jun 2017)

Boroughbridge Manor Care Home

Roecliffe Lane, Boroughbridge, York YO51 9LW

Boroughbridge Manor Care Home is located in the North Yorkshire countryside and is ideally situated for access to the A1 and local amenities. The home offers residential, dementia, respite… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 24 Reviews
As soon as we arrived with mum for her respite care, we were greeted very warmly. This continued… (Wednesday 19 Jul 2017)

Claremont Parkway Care Home

Holdenby, Kettering NN15 6XE

Situated close to Kettering's local amenities and green spaces, Claremont Parkway is a warm and inviting residence with a varied activity programme and restaurant-style dining. The home… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 45 Reviews
My mother has been in Claremont for four weeks and is soon to be discharged to her home. I have… (Monday 20 Nov 2017)

Begbrook House Care Home

Sterncourt Road, Frenchay, Bristol BS16 1LB

Begbrook House Care Home is a purpose-built nursing care facility that is situated close to Bristol but surrounded by scenic countryside and attractive woodland. This is a homely and… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 15 Reviews
Mum has been a resident of Begbrook House Care Home for around 8 months now and I've never seen her… (Monday 26 Jun 2017)

Springfield House

Oaken Drive, Codsall, Wolverhampton WV8 2EE

Springfield House Care Home is located in the Codsall area of rural Staffordshire and offers residential, nursing and palliative care. Residential, nursing, respite, and palliative… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 7 Reviews
I know that my wife is safe and well cared for. Minor issues are dealt with promptly. Within her… (Thursday 14 Sep 2017)

Birkin Lodge Care Home

Camden Park, Hawkenbury, Tunbridge Wells TN2 5AE

Birkin Lodge is located in Hawkenbury near Tunbridge Wells and is near to shops, amenities and public transport. The home provides residential, respite, and nursing care. The A21 is easily… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 15 Reviews
My father aged 92 moved to Birkin Lodge in September, the manager and team were very understanding… (Wednesday 15 Nov 2017)

Flowerdown Care Home

50 Harestock Road, Winchester SO22 6NT

Flowerdown Care Home is located on the edge of Winchester, within easy access to the A34 and M3 motorway. The home provides nursing care and is located just four miles from the city… more

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Review Score 9.5
from 19 Reviews
My father was a resident in Flowerdown Care Home from late May 2016 - January 2017 when he died. We… (Wednesday 20 Sep 2017)

Leeming Bar Grange Care Home

Leeming Lane, Leeming Bar, Northallerton DL7 9AU

Surrounded by stunning countryside, and with great access to local amenities and the A1, Leeming Bar Grange is a warm and inviting residence situated between the North York Moors and Yorkshire… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 26 Reviews
When my sister and I first viewed it we found the staff were very welcoming and friendly. We were… (Wednesday 25 Oct 2017)

Colinton Care Home

69 Spylaw Road, Edinburgh EH10 5BP

Colinton Care Home is located in Edinburgh's Merchiston area and is convenient for shops, amenities, public transport and Edinburgh City Bypass. Princess Street and the city centre are… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 14 Reviews
My mother has been a resident here for a few years now and is extremely happy there. She has a… (Sunday 12 Nov 2017)

Buchanan House Care Home

5 Grampian Way, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 4SP

Buchanan House Care Home is a warm and inviting residence with a homely feel, situated in a lovely area of Glasgow. The home provides nursing, residential, dementia, respite and palliative… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 20 Reviews
My mother entered Buchanan House in December 2016 and settled in very quickly. I attribute that to… (Tuesday 15 Aug 2017)

Kingston Care Home

Jemmett Close, Coombe Road, Kingston upon Thames KT2 7AJ

Kingston Care Home has been refurbished and is located in a residential area close to Kingston General Hospital. The home is close to shops, local amenities and public transport. This… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 17 Reviews
My mother is happy at Kingston Care Home. She has been able to make friends in a safe, caring… (Wednesday 11 Oct 2017)

Elm Bank Care Home

81 Northampton Road, Kettering NN15 7JZ

Nestled in the 'Rose of the Shires', Northamptonshire, Elm Bank Care Home is a spacious and inviting residence in Kettering with great access to local amenities. The home provides residential,… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 40 Reviews
I have complained to various staff. Regarding the shopping trolley. It used to come every week.But… (Thursday 12 Oct 2017)

Westbury Court

6 Station Road, Westbury BA13 3JH

Westbury Court is located in the Wiltshire countryside with access to all local shops and amenities. The home provides residential, nursing, respite, palliative and dementia care. Featuring… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 12 Reviews
My partner enjoyed her stay at Westbury Court for a fortnight's respite. The staff were both… (Tuesday 14 Nov 2017)

Scarborough Hall Care Home

Mount View Avenue, Scarborough YO12 4EQ

Situated on the edge of the bustling seaside town of Scarborough, this warm and inviting residence has great access to local amenities and it is a short drive from the sandy beaches of… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 22 Reviews
A Recent meeting with the management, staff and relatives, very good and a couple of points brought… (Monday 2 Oct 2017)

The Berkshire Care Home

126 Barkham Road, Wokingham RG41 2RP

The Berkshire Care Home is located on the edge of Wokingham and is close to shops, public transport and local amenities. The home is convenient for the M4 motorway. Wokingham shopping centre… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 12 Reviews
Excellent care. Homely. Prefer my own company most times, but not unsociable. I find the staff… (Tuesday 14 Nov 2017)

St Margaret's Care Home

5 East Suffolk Road, Edinburgh EH16 5PH

St Margaret's Care Home offers nursing, respite, dementia, and palliative care. The home is located close to a number of parks and golf courses, and with great access to local amenities,… more

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Review Score 9.4
from 12 Reviews
At the age of ninety seven. My mother has been at St Margaret's since May 2017. She has severe… (Tuesday 21 Nov 2017)

Highfield Care Home

34-36 Hoe Lane, Ware SG12 9NZ

Highfield Care Home is located south of Ware and is convenient for access to the M25 motorway. The home provides residential, nursing, respite, and palliative care. Accommodation at… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 10 Reviews
My brother-in-law came in a few weeks ago, only the second time I have had dealings with a care… (Sunday 17 Sep 2017)

Broadway Halls Care Home

The Broadway, Dudley DY1 3EA

Just a short walk from Priory Park, the Zoological Gardens, and town centre shops and services, Broadway Halls is a modern and spacious residence in the heart of Dudley. The home provides… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 27 Reviews
My mom was allocated a room at Broadway Halls following the closure of the nursing home she was in… (Sunday 19 Nov 2017)

Avery Lodge Care Home

37 Beacon Lane, Grantham NG31 9DN

Avery Lodge is a modern, spacious, residence situated near to local amenities providing residential, respite, palliative, and dementia care. Bedrooms are set across three floors and… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 38 Reviews
Can't praise the staff enough, informed me about what was going on with my husband, explained… (Friday 18 Aug 2017)

Sutton Valence Care Home

Maidstone Road, Sutton Valence, Maidstone ME17 3LW

Set in the picturesque Kent countryside, surrounded by parks and greenery, Sutton Valence is a bright and spacious residence five miles from Maidstone town centre. With bedrooms set… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 20 Reviews
A very comfortable and family run home. All staff are very friendly and caring and will do… (Tuesday 21 Nov 2017)

The Cedars Nursing Home

Northlands, Landford, Salisbury SP5 2EJ

The Cedars is a warm and inviting residence located in four and a half acres of stunning grounds, in the tranquil village of Landford on the edge of the New Forest. The home offers residential,… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 23 Reviews
The home is friendly and the staff are extremely caring. I am very happy with sister's treatment… (Friday 25 Aug 2017)

Ross Court Care Home

Overross Close, Ross-on-Wye HR9 7BQ

Ross Court is a beautiful house surrounded by an acre of green gardens and mature woodland, situated just north of the historic market-town of Ross-on-Wye. The home offers residential and… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 11 Reviews
I have recently attended a care review at Ross Court Care Home which reaffirmed my faith in the… (Monday 30 Oct 2017)

Brampton View Care Home

Brampton Lane, Chapel Brampton, Northampton NN6 8GH

Situated north of Northampton, Brampton View provides nursing, residential, dementia, and palliative care and is set in the tranquil surroundings of Chapel Brampton. The care home is… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 28 Reviews
To see human kindness in full force, Brampton View is the place. Residents are treated as human… (Thursday 28 Sep 2017)

Henleigh Hall Care Home

20 Abbey Lane Dell, Beauchief, Sheffield S8 0BZ

Henleigh Hall Care Home can be found in the Sheffield suburb of Beauchief, in a tranquil cul-de-sac. The home is close to shops, amenities and public transport, as well as being adjacent… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 12 Reviews
I have been a visitor to a dear friend in this home since Henleigh Hall opened. I liked it then… (Tuesday 21 Nov 2017)

Highfields Care Home

Station Road, Edingley, Newark-on-Trent NG22 8BX

Surrounded by serene countryside to the north-east of Nottingham, Highfields is set amongst picturesque villages, on one and a half acres of grounds. The home offers residential, nursing,… more

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Review Score 9.3
from 7 Reviews
From the first day I visited Highfields with a view to my aunt moving here from her home of 58… (Saturday 28 Oct 2017)

The Albany Care Home

7 London Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7SN

The Albany Nursing Home offers different levels of care to suit a range of needs, including: nursing, residential and respite care. The home has a team of registered nurses and professional… more

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Review Score 9.2
from 9 Reviews
My mother has only been a resident for three weeks but I am happy with the care she is receiving.… (Monday 16 Oct 2017)

The Wimborne Care Home

179-181 Wimborne Road West, Stapehill, Wimborne Minster BH21 2DJ

The Wimborne Care Home is set in a secluded private garden with a patio area and provides an excellent retirement setting with easy access to local amenities, shops and restaurants. The… more

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Review Score 9.2
from 8 Reviews
I came in for respite care but am not progressing as well as I had hoped. However, I couldn't wish… (Monday 17 Jul 2017)

Cookridge Court

Iveson Rise, Lawnswood, Leeds LS16 6NB

Cookridge Court is surrounded by woodlands in Leeds. The home is ideally situated for local amenities and provides residential and dementia care. Bedrooms are located across three floors,… more

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Review Score 9.2
from 27 Reviews
My grandad has been a resident here for over 3 years. Staff have always been very helpful, kind and… (Thursday 12 Oct 2017)

Cepen Lodge Care Home

West Cepen Way, Chippenham SN14 6UZ

Situated to the north of Chippenham town centre, adjacent to the golf club and surrounded by open green spaces, Cepen Lodge is a warm and inviting residence close to local amenities. The… more

(Care Home)

Review Score 9.1
from 16 Reviews
My sister has been a resident for 7 years and has always seemed happy in the home. After seeming to… (Thursday 27 Jul 2017)

Care Home Idol 2016

A wish to play with his old band granted at brighterkind Avery Lodge

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Magic Moments by brighterkind

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Posted: 11 Oct 2016

Father and daughter dance

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Posted: 11 Oct 2016

Dave Dawson - Professional Care Home Entertainer - 2016

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Posted: 30 Oct 2016