The health, safety and well-being of our residents, visitors and staff is Coate Water Care’s number one priority and our very high standards in safety and cleanliness provide peace of mind to both residents and their loved ones.

  • All visitors are screened for symptoms of COVID-19
  • Plentiful stocks of full PPE
  • Social distancing in place
  • Enhanced cleaning procedures
  • Latest care sector technology tracks residents’ health
  • Staff trained in infection control and PPE use

Vaccinations

Residents and staff at all nine Coate Water Care homes have had their COVID-19 vaccinations and our homes are a safe environment for new residents.

Visiting our homes

As of May 17, the number of named family members or friends able to visit their loved ones in care homes is increased from 2 to 5. Check with your local home to find out the latest arrangements.

CQC inspections

The CQC has been carrying out special inspections to make sure our care homes are COVID-compliant. There are no ratings for these inspections but our good safety practices have been acknowledged.

Latest News

Care Home News

Coate Water Care homes receive high ratings on care homes website

Coate Water Care homes receive high ratings on care homes website

14/07/2021 - It is fair to say that carehome.co.uk is the go-to website in the UK for reviews of residential care homes. The website gets a staggering 16 million visits a year and has more than 200,000 care home reviews. Most of the reviews are left by the families... Read More

New drug to tackle Alzheimer's disease could be available on the NHS by next year

New drug to tackle Alzheimer's disease could be available on the NHS by...

01/06/2021 - Regulators in the US are set to approve Aducanumab - developed by multi-national biotech firm Biogen - in the coming days. The drug helps untangle clusters of plaque in the brain, suggesting it could stop the progression of the disease. Around one million... Read More

Dementia action week in Swindon, 17-23 May 2021

Dementia action week in Swindon, 17-23 May 2021

13/05/2021 - For Dementia Action Week 2021, Dementia Friendly Swindon/Swindon Dementia Action Alliance is collaborating with a campaign called #think5 comprising 5 key messages, 5 statistics to consider, 5 days of online content and 5 days on Swindon 105.5 community... Read More

Women who read newspapers and men that use a mobile phone less likely to develop dementia

Women who read newspapers and men that use a mobile phone less likely to...

04/05/2021 - Women, but not men, who regularly read a newspaper are 35 per cent less at risk of dementia than the rest of the population. Men however, are 36 per cent less at risk of dementia if they regularly use a mobile phone. The same protection was not seen for... Read More

Anthony Hopkins wins Best Actor Oscar for portrayal of character with dementia

Anthony Hopkins wins Best Actor Oscar for portrayal of character with dementia...

04/05/2021 - Despite statistics from the World Health Organisation stating that more than 5% of the global population over the age of 60 have some form of dementia, making it a fairly common disease, it is a condition that has a considerable stigma attached. Florian... Read More

Coate Water Care gets positive CQC feedback, all residents have had vaccine

Coate Water Care gets positive CQC feedback, all residents have had vaccine...

16/03/2021 - All residents and staff at all nine Coate Water Care homes have had their COVID-19 vaccines and the homes are a safe environment for new residents. Furthermore, during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the independent regulator... Read More

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