95 Holywell Road, Sheffield S4 8AR

Willowbeck in Sheffield is a nurse-led home for adults with complex needs.

At Willowbeck, care and activity plans are built around the person, not the condition. Staff support and encourage people to be happy, fulfilled and involved in their care, and identify achievable goals and outcomes with their families and relevant professionals.

Service users at Willowbeck live in one of five units depending on their unique needs - Carsington, Ladybowe, Rivelin, Derwent and Howden. Each unit has a choice of lounges and a spacious dining room, and every bedroom has an accessible en-suite with wash basin and toilet. Rooms can be decorated to suit personal tastes and there are TV points in all rooms and WiFi in most rooms.

Willowbeck understand the importance of good, nutritious food. The varied restaurant style dining is developed with service users to ensure a varied and interesting menu reflects personal tastes, religious and condition-specific dietary requirements. All meals are prepared in the kitchen using only the very best ingredients. Families are welcome to join residents at special meals, such as birthdays and anniversaries.

A full-time registered physiotherapist and therapy assistant work in the dedicated therapy room which is fully equipped to provide a range of exercises and other therapies.

Dedicated activity staff recognise that social activities, leisure interests and hobbies are all part of a healthy, balanced life at Willowbeck. They support service users to create meaningful and personal plans for activities and trips out of the home. As well as group activities, staff facilitate individual hobbies and interests.

Group: Exemplar Health Care Ltd

Person in charge: Claire Taylor (Home Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 82 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Physical Disability • Substance Misuse • Younger Adults

Specialist Care Categories: Alcohol Dependence (past or present) • Alzheimer's • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Cancer Care • Challenging Behaviour • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Neuropathic • Parkinson's Disease • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: All clients are individually assessed using a pre admission assessment, and costings are provided based upon individual needs. Ages 18+.

Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Punjabi Mirpuri, Hindi, Panjabi, Punjabi, Urdu

Single Rooms: 82

Rooms with ensuite WC: 82

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Independent Living Training • 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


The home has an open door policy, welcoming friends and family at all times.

If a meeting with the Home Manager is required, please call in advance.

Meal times are protected - there will be no answer to phone calls or the door during these times. Please contact the home directly for information on these mealtimes.


Free parking on site.

Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Willowbeck: click here

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


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