Wellington Vale is a purpose-built residential care home located in the charming market town of Waterlooville, Hampshire. Our care home sits close to the idyllic villages of Denmead and Horndean, and overlooks ancient woodland and countryside, with stunning views towards Port Solent and Portsdown Hill.
At Wellington Vale nursing home we offer our residents unrivalled nursing care, residential care and dementia care set in a beautiful, luxury environment, with round-the-clock support provided by our friendly team. Each care plan is tailored around the individual, helping our residents to live independent lives with the reassurance of expert carers who know their individual needs.
Our respite care provides families and carers with an opportunity to take a well-earned break and recharge, knowing their loved one is safe and comfortable in our luxury care home.
A care home like no other
Wellington Vale in Hampshire is the luxury care home of choice and sets the standard for excellent care, stylish fixtures and wonderful facilities.
It is surrounded by rich history and vibrant culture with the Idyllic South Downs on one side, to the other side lies the protected nature reserve of the Denmead Gap. Nearby, and less than 20 minutes away is the historic dockyard city of Portsmouth.
Being part of a community is at the heart of our care and approach. Each floor is named after a famous local landmark, such as the Langstone ground floor which is named after the 18th century Langstone Windmill. The first floor is Solent, named after the strait which separates the Isle of Wight from the mainland. And our Portsdown dementia community is on the second floor, offering breathtaking views of Portsdown Hill and The Forest of Bere.
Life at Wellington Vale is all about living in a luxury environment with great company, and an expert care team that knows your individual needs. We are proud that Wellington Vale is such an integral part of the local community. In normal times we welcome our neighbours to visit either for a coffee and chat or to take part in one of our numerous events such as our summer fete. And during lockdown we have instigated the Walk and Wave initiative to keep the community together.
Each floor is a special community of its own, with its own stylish furnishings and facilities. Stepping into the Langstone floor residents are immediately greeted with a beautifully decorated coffee lounge to relax in with friends. The aroma from freshly brewed coffee and baked delicacies wafts through the air and residents can help themselves to delicious cakes and pastries all day.
The large French doors in our stylish dining room lead out to our delightful Lavender garden and a south-facing patio that gives spectacular views of the Portsdown Hill. In the summer our patio garden is the place to be for barbeques, Alfresco dining, summer songs and outdoor entertainment.
Our charming ground floor lounges open out to an east-facing patio garden which overlooks The Forest of Bere. Here, residents can enjoy spotting visiting birds such as bluetits, thrushes and various birds of prey.
Upstairs on the Solent floor is our full screen cinema room, featuring a working popcorn stand for resident to help themselves to. Watch a great movie you haven’t seen for a while, or enjoy a sitcom with new friends. Our restaurant serves delicious homecooked meals with seasonal choices inspired by our own residents, catering to individual dietary requirements.
The Portsdown floor is our dedicated dementia community that recognises that each person’s dementia is unique to the individual. Our first-class dementia care is person-centered offering support and encouragement for our residents to live full and active lives.
Caring Like Family
Our residents at Wellington Vale are part of the Cinnamon Care family, a Top 20 mid-sized Care Home Groups in the UK recognised by independent reviewer Carehome.co.uk. We offer personalised care that reflects the individual’s needs, offering support and encouragement in every interaction with our residents.
The Cinema Club is great for meeting new people and making new friends. Elderly residents from the local community seeking a little company can join us anytime for an afternoon movie for free. This is also a great opportunity for families to introduce the splendid facilities at Wellington Vale to a loved one in bite size portions, before they choose to move in permanently.
The Dementia Café is open to our wider community to drop by anytime for a friendly chat, a cup of tea and cakes. And our friendly care team at Wellington Vale includes several Dementia Friends Champions, a programme by the Alzheimer’s Society to change people’s perceptions of dementia.
We offer the reassurance of 24-hour person-centered nursing care that is shaped around the needs of the great people we look after. Working hand-in-hand with GPs our expert team provide person-centered care within our dedicated nursing community. Our trained nurses and care team spend time getting to know residents’ personalities, preferences and concerns to ensure the highest possible standards of 24-hour nursing care
Residential care at Wellington Vale care home is all about living a full, happy life with great people around you, and a care team who know your individual needs.
And in our luxury care home you find only the highest standard of care and stylish décor that reflects our residents’ choice of lifestyle.
Our Portsdown dementia community is a special place for residents who are living with a form of dementia. From the décor of each ensuite bedroom, to the specialist activities and facilities we offer, everything in the Portsdown community celebrates the uniqueness of the individual and involves the ‘whole person’.
Getting to know your new home before you move in is important when seeking a permanent residential care home, especially when you’re looking for one who can cater for your individual needs. Our Respite care at Wellington Vale is great for convalescence, and our short stays are an ideal opportunity to sample our luxury care environment before choosing to move in permanently. At the same time, it offers families and carers an opportunity to take a well-earned break to recharge, both mentally and physically.
You will find tasty, freshly made cakes and savouries all day in our coffee lounges for residents and families to enjoy.
Our restaurant serves up delicious home-cooked cuisines with seasonal choices every day. Each menu is carefully planned with inspiration from our residents, and based entirely on individual requirements and personal favourites.
The Events and Activities team at Wellington Vale ensure each day is filled with fun and meaningful activities to keep residents engaged. Such as the Wellington Vale pen pal club, to write to external friends and family, crafts sessions and chess tournaments, Pet Therapy with visiting pets and their owners, plus outdoor trips in our minibus to local places of interest.
Our large, stylishly furnished ensuite bedrooms feature a personal landline telephone, so residents stay connected along with WIFI which is available throughout our home.
The Wellington Vale team are the make-up of our care home family, and it is important we only have the right people who share our values and compassion.
We are very fortunate to be able to be very selective when recruiting the right care staff. Every member of our team is skilled, patient, compassionate and willing to go that bit further to reassure and make someone happy.
“I love my role as Home Admissions Advisor and feel in a very privileged position. Being able to help and support families and new residents during such an important moment in their lives of deciding on a care home, is the most important part of my job. I think of every family as if they were my own and ensure I have all the answers, information and compassion each and every one of them need. It is always so heart-warming to see a new resident settled in to Wellington Vale and enjoying a meal and sharing a laugh with their new friends in their new home.”
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“The staff are very approachable and the activities they offer are brilliant. Lots of outings relevant to residents lives, particularly if they are local. Visits to museums, sea life centre and Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth just a few.
Also, musicians, actors, pets, donkeys, birds of prey, alpacas regularly visit the home.”
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