Life in a Bupa care home
Homely atmospheres, long-lasting friendships and a calendar full of exciting activities bring
our care homes to life. Each of them offer a warm welcome to anyone coming to stay.
"I have made so many friends in the staff and residents I feel like every day is a new adventure. I feel at home."
Resident at Cottingley Hall (East) Review from carehome.co.uk, October 2020
"I enjoy living here, well looked after. Staff are really friendly. If I can't be at home, Shockerwick House is the next place to live."
Resident at Shockerwick House (West) Review from carehome.co.uk, November 2020
"The staff are very kind and treat residents with respect. Efforts are made to create a homely feel."
Daughter of resident at Broomcroft House (West) Review from carehome.co.uk, November 2020
"Activities are varied and there are lots of themed days and creative ways of getting everyone involved. Nan very much feels part of the family at Aston Court and she is continuing to thrive."
Grandson of resident at Aston Court (National) Review from carehome.co.uk, November 2020
"It's clear a lot of thought and care goes into organising activities, never a dull moment! We couldn't wish for anything better for Dad. He deserves the best."
Daughter of Resident at Lindley Grange, (East) Review from carehome.co.uk, November 2020
"The staff are all so caring and kind. They gave her a wonderful 100th party last year, which we all enjoyed with her. I am made very welcome when I visit, and we feel part of the Springs ‘family’. We would definitely recommend this home."
Daughter of resident at The Springs, (National) Review from carehome.co.uk, May 2020
"Not only did the staff treat her with great care but maintained her dignity throughout. Nothing was too much trouble for her or for our family. "
Granddaughter of resident at Sunnyview House (West) Review from carehome.co.uk, September 2020
"Throughout the pandemic we have been able to maintain contact through phone calls and video calls and recently in person visits. These are undertaken very professionally and safely, putting our mind at ease. I would highly and unreservedly recommend Shockerwick."
Granddaughter of resident at Shockerwick House (West) Review from carehome.co.uk, September 2020
"He feels confident and secure and wished to thank those carers and other staff who go out of their way to bring him joy. He has every confidence in the established nursing team"
Wife of resident at Elm View (West) Review from carehome.co.uk, August 2020
"Very caring atmosphere. The staff are all very friendly and professional and have gone the extra mile during the COVID pandemic to ensure I stay as connected as I can with Mum via FaceTime etc. The staff talk to Mum and treat her as a person and with dignity and respect."
Daughter of resident at Alveston Leys (National) Review from carehome.co.uk, October 2020
"The greatest asset is the team. The staff are compassionate and empathetic, and I'll always be grateful for their care towards her and to us."
Daughter of resident at Erskine Hall (HC&L) Review from carehome.co.uk, November 2020
Activities and events
“Each of our homes plan their social calendar around their residents needs and what they enjoy, covering everything from quizzes and crafts to darts and boccia.”
What we’ve been up to
Over the last couple of months our amazing residents and staff have done everything they can to maintain normality and keep spirits high. Here are just some of the latest activities and events that have been happening in our homes.