Lammermuir House Care Home in Dunbar
A Warm Welcome to Lammermuir House Care Home, Dunbar
You’ll find Lammermuir House Care Home is situated in the historic town of Dunbar. We are close to local shops and public transport, making us easily accessible for visitors to pop-in for a chat.
Our Care team offers nursing care for those who have complex medical needs, as well as 24-hour nursing dementia care provided by specialist teams trained in the complexities of looking after those living with dementia, who may also have other long-term medical conditions.
Lammermuir House is a purpose-built home which was opened by the Queen in 1986. We are a short drive away from Dunbar town centre, which makes for a great day out for residents and their loved ones to spend quality time together.
Our home has a summer house in our beautiful garden, which looks out onto the picturesque sea-view, where residents love to sit and relax. Our residents also love to indulge themselves in their favourite book in our library area.
Care Available and Weekly Fees
Prices from £1400pw
Prices from £1400pw
Life at Lammermuir House Care Home
Residents celebrated Local History Week by playing ‘guess the purpose of objects from the Viking Archaeology Scotland loan box.’
Lifeboat Day Court came to visit our home and residents had a chance to ask the Queen and her entourage lots of questions
Residents recently enjoyed looking round our very own Beautiful Planet artwork exhibition.
Residents and staff enjoyed an afternoon of dancing at our Silver Sunday Vintage Tea Party!
Residents enjoy spending time in the garden with our new pocket gardens
Residents enjoy a performance from Belhaven Hill School Pipe Band
Planting some lovely flowers into our new raised beds
Planting some lovely pots for our garden
Making our own sign for our summer of joy event
Learn more about the care available
For people with an on-going medical condition. This is similar to residential care but with the addition of 24-hour support from a team of qualified nurses. Learn More
Nursing Dementia Care
This is 24-hour nursing care provided by our team trained in the complexities of looking after those living with dementia, who may also have other long-term medical conditions. Learn More
Palliative and End of Life Care
This is specialist support for people with a life-limiting illness to relieve their symptoms and make them as comfortable as possible. We understand that this can be a sensitive time and teams offer compassionate support, providing advice or an opportunity to talk. Learn More
If you are looking for care, we meet hundreds of individuals, family members and friends in a similar position and would be happy to show you the home and discuss care options. Please call, email or fill in the form below.
- East Links Road, Dunbar, East Lothian, EH42 1LT
Care Home ManagerView bio
Care Home Manager
What do you enjoy most about your job?
The best thing about working here is the exceptional team of staff. They are a family and a unit and do great work every single day. What I enjoy most about my job is getting to spend time with residents, to hear their stories, know that we are adding value to their lives and making a difference.
What are your favourite hobbies and pastimes?
I am a musician and a keen swimmer.
Are there any highlights in your career you are particularly proud of?
I am very proud of the work I have done as a manager in the care sector. When I first started out I managed autistic school leavers in a day center. I still keep in touch with many of these young folk and it taught me a lot.
What do you feel is your biggest achievement outside of your career?
Outside my career, I am a proud Father and spend a lot of time with my kids.
What are your Qualifications?
I have 8 years of experience as a care manager. I have worked in day centres, Care at home services and residential settings. This has given me a wealth of experience and training to draw on in my current role.
What top tips would you give someone when looking for the right care home?
My advice to anyone looking for a home for their loved one is to go and meet the team and see the home for yourself. This will help you to make a confident best interest decision.