Welcome to Hollie Hill Care Home
You'll find Hollie Hill 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 people who live here have only modest care requirements, and may simply enjoy living within a secure and caring environment. Others need 24-hour nursing assistance.
Whatever the need, we always provide care with patience, kindness and understanding. We respect every individual's dignity and privacy.
For each person living here, we develop a dedicated care plan aimed at promoting health and independence. We pride ourselves on great communication between all members of our care team.
Life at Hollie Hill Care Home
Our activities coordinator plans group goings-on, such as gardening, playing games, baking, painting, trips to the local theatre and even weekends away.
They also arrange one-to-one activities with residents, including days out to memorable places.
We also do social nights, for people living here, their relatives and friends. There's never a dull moment - from residents singing karaoke, to dancing along to the entertainers' acts.
Could do with more staff in this home. I would recommend this home to anyone.
Good overall, staff friendly and attentive. Happy with care of Grandmother.
No recommendations needed, no problems whatsoever, very happy with the staff and general running of home.
Friendly, hard working, caring and professional carers. Permanent nurses - knowledgeable/efficient. Lovely environment "It's like being part of one big family". Clean rooms/bathroom, regularly serviced. Prompt responses to queries/requests. Range of activities provided- appointed person, highly motivated. To acquire funding and support, varied events.
Overall the home is very good. My mother-in-law is happy.
Types of care
This is for those who may need some help with daily activities such as eating, washing,...
People living with dementia have different needs, so either a residential or nursing care home...
Someone may need nursing care if they have a certain physical condition or difficulties. This...
Respite care, or short-stay care, means someone can stay at Hollie Hill Care Home whether...
End of life / palliative care
It's vital that everyone gets the right care and support at this important and sensitive time....
Also known as "step-up, step-down", or rehabilitation care, intermediate care offers an alternative...
Facilities & services
Making care special is at the heart of Hollie Hill Care Home in Stanley. Our philosophy starts with getting to know each person as an individual and understanding what they need.
- All ensuite
- All single rooms
- On site hairdressing
- Quiet lounge
- TV lounge
- Landscaped gardens
- Sensory gardens
- Flat screen TV in rooms
- Flat screen TV in lounge
21 Mar 2017
Four Seasons Health Care were well represented at the finals of the British Journal of Nursing Awards earlier this month with four colleagues flying the flag for the organisation.
Gary Cousins was a runner up in the Infection Control and Prevention Nurse category, Colin Sheeran was a runner up in the Mental Health Nurse of the Year category and Joanne Strain was a runner up in the British Nurse of the Year category.
However, further plaudits need to be given to Alana Irvine who was crowned the Nutritional Nurse of the Year, after being nominated by colleagues for her continued commitment to residents’ nutrition.
Alana has been part of the driving force behind Four Seasons nutrition innovations to meet the varying needs of the people in our care. We are able to monitor residents’ nutritional needs, with technology that flags up weight loss, whether a resident has difficulty swallowing or needs assistance when eating or drinking to the care team.
Nutrition is something we take very seriously here at Four Seasons and Alana’s win recognises all of the hard work done across the board in this area.
28 Feb 2017
Just because you live with an illness, it shouldn’t stop you doing the things you enjoy doing.
Three residents from Hollie Hill Care Home in Stanley, regularly take part in a dementia friendly swimming group at their local pool.
Jackie Coulson, Home Manager, said: “The residents have come on leaps and bounds after taking part in these swimming sessions. One of the gentleman has even joined the gym and has a personal trainer to help him progress with his goals. Whilst tone of our ladies who has lots of fun and enjoys swimming independently. I know our Personal Activities Leader Marj, who accompanies the residents on these trips is like a proud mum, as she watches them grow in confidence. This just goes to show, dementia isn’t a barrier and shouldn’t stop you doing what you want to do.”
Are you looking for a care home in Stanley? Hollie Hill Care Home offers support for all types of care including residential care, dementia care, nursing care, respite care, end of life/palliative care and intermediate care.
21 Feb 2017
Irene Hunter, a resident at Hollie Hill Care Home in Stanley, recently celebrated her 100th birthday with friends and family in an enjoyable afternoon of party games, entertainment and most importantly - cake!
Irene was over the moon with her telegram sent from her Majesty the Queen wishing her many happy returns on her special day. The team arranged a small birthday party for Irene inviting her family along to join in. They even welcomed a local school who came and performed especially for Irene.
Jackie Coulson, Home Manager, said: "We all had a fun afternoon celebrating with Irene, she was so pleased when her special telegram arrived from the Queen and said she will cherish it forever."
Happy 100th birthday Irene from all at Four Seasons Health Care.
Contact our care home
If you'd like to arrange a visit to Hollie Hill Care Home in Stanley, or talk to us about our care options, please call, email, or fill in the contact form.
Care home manager: Jackie Coulson
Durham Road, Stanley, DH9 6QZ
01207 280 946