Nursing Homes in Durham

Are you searching for the right nursing home in Durham?

When choosing a nursing home it is so important that you feel confident that your loved one will feel safe and well cared for. We have researched all nursing homes in Durham so you don’t have to. Our online directory brings together useful information on nursing homes, so you can find all the information you need to make an informed decision in one place.

Each nursing home in Durham has a unique profile, detailing the following information: list of care specialisms and facilities, images, a map, verified reviews and the latest CQC report. The CQC, Care Quality Commission is tasked with inspecting, monitoring and regulating all care services in England. If they find that a nursing home in Durham is not performing to the required standards, then they have the power to shut the service down. Read the latest CQC report for all services via their profile on TrustedCare.

Nursing homes in Durham on average cost £898 per week, however, this cost will be different from home to home and many of the profiles below provide price from indication. Prospective residents who have been granted Continuing Healthcare (CHC) funding will have been deemed eligible by the NHS at the hospital. All of the profiles below display the homes specialisms which may include respite care, dementia care and physical disabilities. The main differentiator between a care home and a nursing home is that a nursing home has a Registered Nurse on duty 24/7.

If you would like personalised support from a specialist Care Adviser then please, ring, email or start an online-chat. Your Adviser can support you with information on nursing homes in Durham including, which services have availability and the average cost of care. This service is completely free to care-seekers and designed to remove the stress of searching for nursing care.

  • 5

    Hallgarth Care Home

    Durham

    You’ll find Hallgarth in a quiet location just a short walk from Durham’s charming city centre with its shops, cafés, restaurants and other amenities including public transport. Our team provides residential care for people...

    4.3 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 0191 580 3975

    Price on enquiry

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    Brandon Lodge Care Home

    Durham

    At Brandon Lodge Care Home in Brandon, County Durham, our registered and specialist teams provide high quality residential and nursing care. Some people stay with us permanently, other for shorter periods. Brandon Lodge is...

    3.5 out of 5.0

    2 reviews

    Call provider 0191 580 3740

    Price on enquiry

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    Regents View Care Home

    Houghton-le-Spring

    A warm welcome to Regents View Care Home, Hetton-le-Hole. You’ll find Regents View pleasantly situated in its own large gardens within easy reach of local shops and public transport. Our team welcomes people living with...

    4.7 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 0191 580 4226

    Price on enquiry

  • 5

    The Laurels Care Home

    Houghton le Spring

    A warm welcome to The Laurels Care Home, Hetton-le-hole.The Laurels Care Home is situated in the centre of Hetton-le-Hole, Tyne and Wear, close to amenities and with good transport links to Sunderland and Durham. Our qualified...

    5.0 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 0191 580 3920

    Price on enquiry

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    Hollie Hill Care Home

    Stanley

    You'll find Hollie Hill Care Home in Stanley, County Durham. Here, care is based around each person's individual needs. For our service, we've been awarded Durham County Council's highest quality band rating. Some of the...

    5.0 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 01207 262322

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    Stanley Park

    Stanley

    Stanley Park is a Care UK facility that is dedicated to personalised care packages, thanks to a team of highly-trained and experienced staff. The service has proven methods of effective elderly care methods, as well as...

    5.0 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 01207 262327

    Price on enquiry

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    Church View

    Seaham

    Church View care home, in Seaham, has been purposely designed to provide specialist elderly and dementia care, using skilled and modern methods that have been tried and tested by carers. The service includes its own...

    5.0 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 0191 814 1034

    Price on enquiry

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    Willowdene

    Stockton On Tees

    Located between Sedgefield and Fishburn in Teesside, Willowdene is nestled in the charming rural countryside and provides nursing, residential and dementia care in a picturesque setting. We believe comfort is the key to...

    4.7 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 01740 617491

    Price on enquiry

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    Barrington Lodge Care Home

    Bishop Auckland

    Barrington Lodge is conveniently located just half a mile from the town centre, close to shops and public transport and within easy reach of the A1(M). Our team provides residential care for people who need a little help...

    5.0 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 01388 311535

    Price on enquiry

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    The Hawthorns Care Centre

    Peterlee

    We provide first-class 24-hour nursing care alongside expert care for those with a dementia in our Memory Lane Community. We also provide a Neurological Rehabilitation service for younger adults and cater for respite stays. ...

    5.0 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 0191 580 3870

    Price on enquiry

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    Redwell Hills Care Home

    Consett

    A warm welcome to Redwell Hills Care Home, Consett. You’ll find Redwell Hills in the heart of Leadgate village just a few minutes from the town centre. Local shops are within easy reach and the bus stops right outside the...

    4.3 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 01207 262320

    Price on enquiry

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    Aycliffe Care Home

    Newton Aycliffe

    Aycliffe Care Home is situated in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, the home offers Residential and Nursing care for up to 54 individuals with a range of needs including Respite, convalescence and day care services. We...

    4.7 out of 5.0

    3 reviews

    Call provider 01325 523562

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Frequently Asked Questions about Nursing Homes in Durham

On average, how much does a nursing home in Durham cost?

The average cost of nursing homes in Durham is £898 per week. Learn more about nursing home costs.

How do you find out whether you are eligible for Continuing Healthcare (CHC) funding?

The hospital needs to determine that your care needs can be met before discharging you from hospital. As part of the discharge process a Social Worker, Discharge CoOrdinator or Discharge Nurse will complete a checklist which identifies whether you are a candidate for CHC funding. Learn more about CHC funding.

Which nursing homes in Durham provide respite care?

Which nursing homes in Durham provide dementia care?

Which nursing homes in Durham are rated 'Good' or 'Outstanding' by the CQC?

What is the difference between a care home and a nursing home?

In a care home, care is provided 24-hours a day by trained Care Assistants. Commonly, residents are elderly and their need for care is because of degenerative health conditions associated with ageing e.g. reduced mobility. In a nursing home, care is provided 24-hours a day by Registered Nurses who are supported by Care Assistants. All residents require some element of nursing care such as administration of intravenous medication and/or wound care. Learn more about the difference between a care home and nursing home.

Funding for care

Concerned about how to fund the care of a loved one? Confused by the funding process? Read our articles and advice on care funding.

Average care costs for

  • Care homes: £797 per week
  • Nursing homes: £898 per week
  • Home care: £0 per hour
  • Live-in care: £1,026 per week

Latest reviews for nursing homes near Durham

  • My experience when entering Willowdene Care Home is the clean and homely environment, helpful, friendly staff and the high quality of care my mum has received and continues to receive is...
    5 out of 5.0
    Willowdene Willowdene Care Home in Cleveland
    01740 617491
    Lizard Lane
    Stockton On Tees
    Cleveland
    TS21 3ET
  • Willowdene is an excellent care home providing a real home from home range of facilities. The accommodation and shared living and dining areas are up to date, comfortable and appropriate. The...
    5 out of 5.0
    Willowdene Willowdene Care Home in Cleveland
    01740 617491
    Lizard Lane
    Stockton On Tees
    Cleveland
    TS21 3ET

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