St Helen's Care Home in Bishop Auckland

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St Helen's Care Home in Bishop Auckland

A warm welcome to St Helen's Care Home, Bishop Auckland

You’ll find St Helen’s Care Home is situated in a pleasant area in Bishop Auckland. We have good transport links outside the home, making us easily accessible for visitors to pop-in for a chat.

Our Care team offers both residential dementia care and 24-hour nursing dementia care for residents who require it. We also provide respite care to give family or friends a well-earned break, and specialist care for residents suffering from mental health conditions, where we help to re-establish their mental wellbeing, sustain independence and prepare for a move into supported living or their own home.

We have good links with the community and receive weekly visits from the local church hall. We also have visits from the ‘Jelly tots club’, where residents read the children stories every week.

Here we have a resident dog, Lilly, and a daily visiting dog, Mylow. Our residents love our furry friends, who always put a smile on our residents’ faces.

Care Available and Weekly Fees

We provide care for those who are publicly funded as well as those paying for their own care. For those who are paying for their own care, our weekly fees are broken down by the main care types we offer.

*Nursing Care - Any contribution by the NHS for nursing care is paid directly to the care home and not included in these indicative prices.

Rating & Reviews

  • Food Hygiene Rating - 5

Testimonials

Our Facilities & Services

  • 42 Resident Rooms
  • Choice Of Lounges
  • Lifts
  • Own Furniture if Required
  • TV Point In All Rooms
  • WiFi
  • Conservatory
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Close to Local Shops

Learn more about the care available

  • Nursing Dementia Care

    This is 24-hour nursing 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. Learn More

  • Residential Dementia Care

    Our residential dementia care services support people to maintain their independence and individuality, encouraging social activity and building relationships within the home. Learn More

  • Respite Care

    Even the most devoted carer needs a break sometimes. Whether it is for a few days or a few weeks, we are here to step in when you or your carer need us. 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

  • Mental Health

    We empower our residents take better control of their lives by being physically active, building relationships in their community through hobbies and interests and in some cases, gaining voluntary work or employment and learning new skills. Learn More

  • Learning Disabilities

    After a stay in hospital, people who are over the worst can still need a certain amount of care to help with rehabilitation so they can return home with confidence. Our intermediate care beds play a vital role in supporting local health and social care services by offering older people an alternative to an extended stay on a ward. Learn More

Fees and Funding

Our helpful guide to fees and funding

Find it here

Contact us

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.

  • 01388 581620
  • 6 Manor Road, Bishop Auckland, Durham, DL14 9DL
Janet Wright

Janet Wright

Care Home Manager
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