Welcome to Ashbourne Care Home
At Ashbourne Care Home in the historic market town of Dudley we pride ourselves on our homely and welcoming atmosphere.
Our numerous communal and quiet lounges are popular with all residents, who enjoy families and friends joining them for get-togethers.
At Ashbourne Care Home residents are considered part of the family. We put their health and happiness at the heart of everything we do, and our dedicated team of nurses and carers actively encourage residents to take part in all decisions - contributing to everything from the way their rooms look to the therapies they receive.
Life at Ashbourne Care Home
Our activities programme is individually tailored to the needs of each person living here, and we have a full and varied calendar. There's always something going on, whether it's a visit from a professional entertainer, quizzes or musical events.
Residents can join one of our regular trips to a local place of interest, such as the library, park or museum, or invite friends and family to one of our specially arranged meal nights.
We also support the UK National Dementia Strategy, which ensures life skills are maintained, building purpose and providing nurture for those with dementia.
Never had any problems whatsoever. Pleasant environment, safe, secure. Good food and lovely caring staff.
My husband and I have always had excellent care and attention from both management and staff. We think they are the best and all deserve a medal for their dedication to everyone they come into contact with.
My father was a resident between March 2012 and 1st June 2013. I cannot praise the staff enough, from the domestic to the management. My father, myself and the family were treated with utmost respect. During my father’s last three days when he was terminally ill, the kindness and support they gave to me and my dad's sister was tremendous. Special mention too to the night staff whom we hadn't met before. The standards certainly did not drop. What a team- 1st class.
My mother moved from the early stages of Alzheimers to the middle stage of the illness whilst I was endeavouring to care for her myself at her own home quite rapidly (roughly eight to ten months). Since being cared for by a conscientious team of staff for the past two years at this care home she has maintained good physical health and has remained 'contented' and steady in the dementia (without drugs!) All aspects of her care needs are met by this team excellently!
I would recommend anyone to have their relatives in the home. The standard of care for service users is wonderful. Dignity is maintained at all times and residents are very well looked after.
My father only moved to the home yesterday 15/10/13. After having been in extra care housing for the last 2 years, he had a fall and some problems which put him in hospital for 5 weeks, and whilst in there was diagnosed with early stage Dementia and has other health issues. To get to the point, I had it thrust upon me very quickly that he couldn't go back to his home and had to go into 24 hour care. I had just a few days to sort everything out and searched high and low for a suitable care home to meet my dad's needs.
I have to say that Annette and all her team helped me so much. I was in there everyday asking questions, looking around (basically being a pain), but they never made me feel like that at all. They were all so kind and helpful and I decided that this was the place for my dad. I know this is early days for me to be recommending the home but they all have made the process so much easier to bear and I would recommend anyone who is looking for care for a relative to look here. My dad was made to feel so special when he arrived I know he was worried and scared but the smile on his face said it all with all the care and attention he received yesterday. I expected a call in the night to say he was playing up but nothing. I called this morning all was well he was still fast asleep (lazy lazy ha ha) so he must be comfortable.
I will be on here again in the future I'm sure, saying how excellent the care is, because I truly believe that the staff there will do an excellent job with my dad.
Thank you so much to Annette and all your team for making such a horrible time so much easier and for making my dad feel so comfortable so quickly
The only reason I haven't put Excellent for everything is I can't judge those things yet, but I'm sure they will change to excellent on my next recommendation
All the staff are very kind and caring I feel they could put a little more effort into the activity site of the home. Saying that mum hasn't been in the home for long and I haven't had time to asses everything.
They are doing their very best for his complaint cannot fault the care in anyway at all, everyone are very good to him.
Whilst visiting my uncle I have been extremely impressed with this care home in many ways, cleanliness is fantastic and residents always happy. The staff are welcoming and helpful and friendly. I would without a doubt recommend the home to others.
I have always found the staff caring, compassionate and attentive this is a very demanding environment and occasionally resources are challenging resulting in people having to wait say for toilet breaks which can be distressing. The staff are however apologetic the staff do their best to keep the residents occupied and will involve the visitors. The home is friendly, warm and clean. Food looks wholesome they bend over backwards to make sure nobody wants for anything, the family were sceptical at first but now along with my mother in law are more than happy she is well cared for.
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...
Respite care, or short-stay care, means someone can stay at Ashbourne Care Home whether they...
Facilities & services
Making care special is at the heart of Ashbourne Care Home in Dudley. Our philosophy starts with getting to know each person as an individual and understanding what they need.
- All single rooms
- On site hairdressing
- Quiet lounge
- TV lounge
- Landscaped gardens
- Sensory gardens
14 Jul 2017
Colleagues from Laurels Lodge Care Home in Woodside, Havencourt Care Home in Stonehaven and Cumbrae Lodge Care Home in Irvine all came together to do a skydive, raising money for residents in their care and Alzheimer's Scotland.
Tracey Rhodes, Resident Experience Facilitator for Scotland, said: "Everyone was really excited for the jump. One of them hadn't even been in a plane, and they completed it, which was a huge accomplishment. They managed to raise £4,000 which is fantastic. Well done everyone."
Congratulations everyone! We’re all proud of you.
7 Jul 2017
12 Jun 2017
12th-18th June marks Carers Week, and here at Four Seasons Health Care we wanted to say thank you to the thousands of carers in our homes who regularly make a difference to the lives of our residents and their families.
In 2016 at the Four Seasons Care Awards, colleagues, residents, families and health care professionals identified the cream of the crop. However, over the past 18 months, positive praise has continued to arrive commending the care and kindness shown by our carers from across the organisation.
Watch this space to see if you can see your favourite carer on our website and social media pages.
You are our heroes of the week. Well done everyone!
Contact our care home
If you'd like to arrange a visit to Ashbourne Care Home in Dudley, or talk to us about our care options, please call, email, or fill in the contact form.
Care Home Manager
Lightwood Road, Dudley, DY1 2RS