Care Homes in Dorset

Would you like help with finding a care home in Dorset?

Dorset is surrounded by incredible historical artefacts like castles, forts, and beautiful beachside landscapes, including Durdle Door and Lulworth cove, attracting many visitors to the Jurassic coast beaches every year. Dorset has many wonderful quaint coffee shops, art galleries, and tranquil towns making it the ideal location to look for care homes.

We understand that the thought of placing a loved one in a care home can be daunting, but at TrustedCare, we are here to help. We have a team of experienced Care Advisers who are keen to support you through the process of finding a care home in Dorset for your loved one. We can help shortlist suitable care homes in Dorset, book callbacks, and do the initial liaison, so you don’t have to! Our goal is to take the weight off your shoulders and help you find a suitable care home for your loved ones that meets their needs.

The care home services listed on TrustedCare are all registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC). All care homes are rated from inadequate to outstanding. Any inadequate homes will be given a specific time to improve their standard; if this is not complete by that time, the home will close.

If you are looking for a care home for a loved one or yourself in Dorset, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us; at TrustedCare, we are more than happy to help you in your search and assist you every step of the way.

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    5 Dick O'Th Banks, Dorchester

    Dorchester

    5 Dick O'Th Banks provides support to people with complex health, communication or behavioural needs, who may require court of protection appointees. Our aim is to provide specialist and responsive, person-centred support...

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    Call provider 01305 235680

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    Encombe

    Dorchester

    Encombe provides short-term respite care breaks for up to 8 adults ages 18-65 and 65+ and up to two children (age 16-18 years) who have learning disabilities and may have additional complex needs. This could include physical...

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    Call provider 01305 235603

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    3 Prince of Wales Road, Dorchester

    Dorchester

    Encompass offer the activity of personal care within 3 Prince of Wales Road specialist housing scheme. The scheme provides support to people with complex health, communication or behavioural needs who may require court...

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    Call provider 01305 235669

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    Signature House

    Dorchester

    Signature House in Dorchester is a purpose-built care home with nursing. It has 48 rooms over three floors, all benefiting from 24-hour care, courtesy of our dedicated and qualified staff. All rooms are en suite and have...

    4.3 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 01305 235684

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    Cheriton Care Home

    Dorchester

    Cheriton Care Home in Dorchester, Dorset offers person-centred residential, respite, convalescent and dementia care. Round the clock care is provided by our team of highly-trained Care Assistants, who liaise closely with...

    4.7 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 01305 235857

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    Maiden Castle House

    Dorchester

    At Maiden Castle House care home, we have prioritised resident comfort, creating a homely atmosphere that fosters care and support for all. With 66 welcoming and fully furnished rooms, each equipped with en-suite facilities...

    4.5 out of 5.0

    6 reviews

    Call provider 01305 231548

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    Selwood House Care Home

    Charlton Down

    Nestled in the picturesque county of Dorset, Selwood House Care Home offers a tranquil and scenic setting for senior living. Located in Dorchester, Dorset, our care home is easily accessible, making it convenient for families...

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    Call provider 01305 231669

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    Agincourt Care Home

    Weymouth

    Agincourt Care Home in Weymouth, Dorset offers residential, respite and palliative care for people aged 50+ with dementia or serious mental health care needs. Specialist 24-hour care is provided by our team of dedicated Care...

    4.3 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 0330 912 4718

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    Trafalgar Care Home

    Weymouth

    Trafalgar Care Home in Weymouth, Dorset provides residential, respite, palliative and end-of-life care for residents with dementia and cognitive impairment. Round the clock person-centred care is provided by our team of...

    5.0 out of 5.0

    1 review

    Call provider 0330 912 0816

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    Crecy Care Home

    Weymouth

    Crecy Care Home in Weymouth, Dorset is a specialist mental health care home providing residential and respite care for older people with all types of dementia, and younger adults with significant mental health care needs. Our...

    4.7 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 0330 912 0935

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    Beechcroft, Weymouth

    Weymouth

    Located close to central Weymouth, in a quiet residential area, within walking distance of local transport links, Beechcroft offers shared supported accommodation for up to three people with enduring mental health...

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    Call provider 01305 235609

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    Alexandra Road, Weymouth

    Alexandra Road provides support to people with complex health, communication and behavioural needs who may require a court of protection appointees. The housing scheme operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Alexandra...

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    Call provider 01305 235773

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Average care costs for

  • Care homes: £1,217 per week
  • Nursing homes: £1,512 per week
  • Home care: £29 per hour
  • Live-in care: £1,235 per week

Latest reviews for care homes near Dorset

  • Great facilities. The design of the lounge adds to a sense of community. The staff are patient, kind and supportive. Feel grateful that my father is in this particular care home.
    5 out of 5.0
    Maiden Castle House
    01305 231548
    12-14 Gloucester Road
    Dorchester
    Dorset
    DT1 2NJ
  • This care home is excellent in every way. They have been through hard times with COVID19, however, the staff have done everything possible with their care and attention. My wife is very happy here...
    5 out of 5.0
    Maiden Castle House
    01305 231548
    12-14 Gloucester Road
    Dorchester
    Dorset
    DT1 2NJ

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