Bethany Christian Home

2 Woodside, Lipson, Plymouth PL4 8QE

Bethany Christian Home is set in a charming Victorian building close to Plymouth city centre, with good transport links. All rooms have en-suite facilities, some with beautiful sea views over Plymouth Sound; (assisted bathrooms and shower rooms also available). There are 2 lounges, 2 dining rooms and a conservatory overlooking a landscaped garden, as well as an attractive indoor garden.

The Home is supported by a "Friends Group" who volunteer their time helping with links to the local community, activities for residents (including entertainment where residents’ relatives/friends are welcome) and fundraising for the Home. Ministers and volunteers from local churches visit daily to lead devotions for those residents wishing to attend.

The Home prides itself in having staff that are kindly and dedicated in their approach to their work.

Informal visits are welcome by appointment, and the Home is happy to accommodate day visits and trial stays for potential residents.

Group: Pilgrims Friend Society

Person in charge: Emma Hughes (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Plymouth City Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 26 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Admission Information: Ages 60+.

Single Rooms: 26

Rooms with ensuite WC: 26

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £475 – £600 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Bethany Christian Home to find out the exact price for your requirements.)

Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room


By Car
The Bethany Christian Home is about a 10 minute drive from the A38.

By Train/Bus
Plymouth Train Station is 0.8 miles away

Bethany is about a 5 minute taxi ride from both the main Plymouth Train and bus stations.


Relatives and friends very welcome to visit and participate in events at the Home.

If you would like to arrange a visit with a view to staying at Bethany, please contact the Manager to arrange a suitable date and time when someone will be able to show you around and answer any questions you may have.


There is no parking at the Home.

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Bethany Christian Home: click here

* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.


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Recipient: Bethany Christian Home

Date: Wednesday 09 Sep 2015

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