Welcome to Westroyd House Care Home

Just a five-minute walk from the centre of Shepshed, Leicestershire, Westroyd is a purpose-built residential home for elderly people who are physically and mentally frail.

Our Dementia Care Framework Plaque

We are especially trained in caring for those living with dementia. Our unique approach is based on understanding dementia form the resident’s perspective, enabling us to deliver Special Resident Experiences and consistently good care everywhere.

Our highly trained team members specialise in palliative care and providing professional support to those living with dementia. All residents are fully assessed before coming to us, so we have a clear understanding of their needs, and can set goals and agree outcomes with families in advance.

Our lovely rural location makes Westroyd a lovely place to stay, with two detached buildings boasting beautiful views over open countryside. Both the main house and our recently refurbished dementia unit, The Lodge, have their own patio areas.

Standard accommodation is a single room with en-suite, and we have a few larger rooms for those that would like a bit more space. Respite care is available on a short-stay basis.

Corridors and communal areas provide themed, visual stimulation, and potted life histories to offer some insight into residents' lives. Personal touches like this help residents feel at home and keep them at the very heart of our care.

Contact our care home

Life at Westroyd House Care Home

A carer and a resident

Mum has severe dementia and her behaviour is challenging. She has been at Westroyd Lodge (not house) and her condition has got worse. All the staff are brilliant, the care and attention she receives is superb. In October 2015 she went down hill again, we thought she may have to move but they went the extra mile to ensure she could stay with them; it is her home now and we know how much she loves it there. This is only one incident, during the last year there have been a few, all dealt with professionally and with a huge amount of love and care.

Jill Colson, Daughter of Resident/Service User at Westroyd House Care Home

My dad has been at Westroyd since December 2015. I am very pleased with his care, especially since the new manager took over. We have had a few issues but when I approached her she responded immediately. He loves all the staff who work there. The carers are great. The handyman is great too! I would hesitate to recommend to anyone, believe me we looked at some really bad ones.

Gill Hudson-Bennett, Daughter of Resident/Service User at Westroyd House Care Home

Types of care

Residential care

This is for those who may need some help with daily activities such as eating, washing,...

Read more

Dementia care

People living with dementia have different needs, so either a residential or nursing care home...

Read more

Respite care

Respite care, or short-stay care, means someone can stay at Westroyd House Care Home whether...

Read more

Facilities & services

Making care special is at the heart of Westroyd House Care Home in Shepshed. 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
  • Lifts
  • Patio
  • Personal telephone
  • Wi-fi

Our news

Scotland-Sponsored-Sky-Dive-July-2017

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.

Westroyd-House-Care-Home-Shepshed-Music-session-June-2017

30 Jun 2017

It was another musical day at Westroyd House Care Home in Shepshed as residents once again brought out the musical instruments.

Cara Frayling, Home Manager, said: “Residents really enjoy the musical activities here at Westroyd House. The smiles on their faces were really contagious. Everyone had a great time.”

Are you looking for a care home in Shepshed? Westroyd House Care Home offers support for all types of care including residential care, dementia care and respite care.

Westroyd-House-Care-Home-Shepshed-Easter-Party-2017

3 May 2017

Residents, relatives and the care team at Westroyd House Care Home in Shepshed enjoyed the frivolities of Easter as they held their Easter party.

Cara Frayling, Home Manager, said: “Everyone had a brilliant time. The residents enjoyed showing off their Easter bonnets and boaters and tucking into the goodies left by the Easter bunny. It was great to see everyone having lots of fun, and laughter could be heard throughout the home.”

Are you looking for a care home in Shepshed? Westroyd House offers support for all types of care including residential care, dementia care and respite care.

  • 1

View all news

Contact our care home

If you'd like to arrange a visit to Westroyd House Care Home in Shepshed, or talk to us about our care options, please call, email, or fill in the contact form.

manager

Care Home Manager

Cara Frayling

Tickow Lane, Shepshed, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 9LY

01509 352093

01509 600626

Your map is loading...