Old Bank Road, Dewsbury WF12 7AH
York House is a modern two-storey home providing high-quality residential care for those needing additional support, and for those living with dementia.
The home has 34 en-suite rooms, all decorated to high standards, with modern furnishings and fittings throughout. Residents are encouraged to personalise their own space, decorating their room with pictures and photographs.
An activity coordinator prepares a programme of daily events which appeal to the interests and hobbies of the residents. The aim is to provide as varied and engaging a lifestyle for the residents as possible, which includes regular exchanges with local community groups, such as visits from the local school, and engaging entertainment sessions.
The home benefits from landscaped gardens, which are pleasant and secure for short walks and fresh air.
Group: Orchard Care Homes
Person in charge: Paula Whiteley (Home Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Kirklees Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 36 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age
Specialist Care Categories: Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Speech Impairment • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 60+.
Single Rooms: 30
Shared Rooms: 2
Rooms with ensuite WC: 30
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Directly up Old Bank Road then York House is situated just on your left hand side at the top of the hill.
Visitors welcome anytime.
Free on-site parking.
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on York House: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.