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Melbury Court

★★★☆Good

Location and contact details

Old Dryburn Way, Durham, DH1 5SE
www.hc-one.co.ukcareenquiries@hc-one.co.uk01913830380

Melbury Court Care Home

Set in the heart of historic Durham, Melbury Court is a lovely, purpose-built care home offering nursing, residential and residential memory care, for those living with dementia.

Team The extensively trained team will deliver all the specialist care and support services that you or your loved one requires. 

Personalised care plans consider not only medical, personal and dietary needs, but also the individual’s likes and dislikes, religious preferences, and any suggestions from family members that might make the resident's stay with the home that little bit more enjoyable.

Wellbeing Assisted by suggestions from the Residents, the home’s wellbeing coordinators organise a varied year-round programme of things to do. 

Many residents take pleasure in hobbies, including baking, writing, gardening, dancing, painting, quizzes, and playing chess. Some enjoy being a member of the Residents’ forum.

Information supplied by carehome.co.uk

Registration summary

Next manager holiday: 6 September 2019
Registration Date: 1 October 2010
Last CQC inspection: 27 June 2017
Local Authority: County Durham
Specialist care categories: Caring for adults over 65 yrs • Dementia • Physical disabilities • Sensory impairment
Number of beds: 87

CQC Rating for Melbury Court

Where this care home can improve
Overall
★★★☆Good
Safe
★★★☆Good
Effective
★★★☆Good
Caring
★★★☆Good
Responsive
★★★☆Good
Well-led
★★★☆Good

Ratings are provided by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and reflects the most recent report for this care home, which was published on 6 September 2017.

See CQC's page explaining ratings for more details about ratings and inspection practices of care homes in England.

Services offered at Melbury Court

General

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Residential - health and lifestyle

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