Care Home in Swindon

Located in the beautiful county of Wiltshire, Ridgeway Rise Care Home is a luxurious purpose-built care home dedicated to providing exemplary care.

We strive to ensure our residents live a rich and fulfilled life every day. We achieve this by combining the exemplary Residential, Dementia, Nursing and Respite Care with a range of enriching activities and facilities. Designed to improve our residents’ sense of wellness and routine, our knowledgeable staff takes pride in establishing a warm and welcoming environment in which everyone can live a full, meaningful and pleasant life.

Our Care Home in Swindon 

Our home is located in the small, picturesque village of Blunsdon St Andrew, between Cricklade and Highworth. Here, residents have access to a variety of local amenities such as shops, and places to eat and drink, as well as access to train and bus links accessible in under 15 minutes.

Ridgeway Ride Care Home offers a peaceful yet active lifestyle, and presents resident’s with an abundance of ways to live a diverse life. Our Activities Team creates a varied programme that provides our residents with stimulating experiences both within the home, as well as the local community and surrounding areas.

Residential Care

Ridgeway Rise Care Home offers residents a comfortable and safe environment where they are able to enjoy the benefits of group living and independence. Our experienced and welcoming staff support residents who may find it difficult to manage and look after themselves at home and require assistance with everyday tasks. We provide around-the-clock medical care coupled with wellbeing support by using a variety of methods such as our excellent amenities and facilities. Our ethos is to provide the highest quality of life for each and every one of our residents.

Dementia Care

For those living with dementia, our home provides a safe, caring and welcoming atmosphere. All members of our Dementia Care team have received extensive, specialised training in dealing with all aspects and levels of memory loss. Our Activity Coordinators and Carers go above and beyond, collaborating with dementia residents and their families to identify activities and therapies that are appropriate for their specific needs and to help them thrive; through daily planned activities, social and mental stimulation and interaction are improved, and any frustrations and tensions associated with dementia are relieved.

Nursing Care

Ridgeway Rise Care Home provides first-class Nursing Care in a luxurious, fully equipped home. We go above and beyond to ensure each resident reaches their potential allowing them to live a happy and comfortable life. Like with all our care services, Nursing Care is available to residents 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Those with more complex needs, such as a physical disability, a long-term illness, or end-of-life care are cared for by our compassionate and attentive team, day and night. 

Respite Care

Our Respite Care allows individuals the opportunity to rest and recover and also allows family members and caregivers to unwind. Our experienced and compassionate team is fully trained to understand and deal with a variety of health and medical needs, allowing them to be able to provide around-the-clock, personalised care every day. We make sure each of our residents enjoys a welcoming and pleasant stay, whether it’s on a short or long-term basis. Residents are also welcome to arrange a stay as a trial period to find out if Ridgeway Rise Care Home is the home they are looking for.

Life in Swindon

Blunsdon St Andrew is an area of Swindon in the stunning county of Wiltshire. Surrounded by a plethora of places to visit and things to do, Ridgeway Rise Care Home is perfectly positioned for residents to enjoy the beauty of Wiltshire and allow them to immerse themselves in the area. There are great places to visit near Blunsdon St Andrew including historic monuments, ancient sites and historic buildings.

Come rain or shine, we enjoy taking our residents out into the local community, whether that be for leisurely walks or shopping trips, and often invite loved ones to join in the fun too. Situated in the heart of Swindon, Ridgeway Rise Care Home is able to offer residents and their loved ones a welcoming, vibrant town packed with a variety of activities and things to do.

Things to do near Ridgeway Rise

We believe the residents at Ridgeway Rise Care Home should be able to make the most of every day. Our devoted team strives to give a variety of choices so residents have everything they need to live a rich and diverse life. Swindon is conveniently located near a number of larger, more central cities that are ideal for exploring. Bath, a traditional heritage city offering contemporary culture filled with green spaces for example, and Reading and Oxford are also close by, opening up the opportunities to discover new favourite places and things to do for all of our residents and their loved ones.



Swindon is the ideal area to spend quality time with friends and family, from visiting Swindon’s Designer Outlet to attending Wyvern Theatre to Swindon’s oldest entertainment facility. For trainspotters and history lovers, the award-winning Steam Museum of GWR‘s trains and social history exhibitions is great for a family day out. We also encourage our outdoor-loving residents and visitors to head to Stanton Country Park, which is located in Swindon’s north east. It’s a lovely open space for kids to play in, with tree swings and plenty of room to run around in. There are park tea rooms and a farmhouse kitchen garden for adults. The Stanton House hotel, which is close to the renowned lake, is also nearby for refreshment stops. This park, which is only 12 minutes away by car, is the ideal area to take in the scenery and wildlife. Swindon is famous for its amazing range of outdoor spaces, including Coate Water Country Park, Town Gardens and Lydiard Park. This diverse, modern town is steeped in heritage and holds an abundance of beautiful places to explore.


Oxford, a stunning city in central southern England, revolves around its prestigious university, established in the 12th century. Whether you are visiting Oxford for the first or tenth time, there is always something new to discover. The Bodleian Library is one of the oldest and biggest libraries in Britain. The Bodleian is rich in Oriental manuscripts and collections of English literature, local history, and early printing. Situated next to The Bodleian Library, it’s hard to not notice the Sheldonian Theatre, with its Neoclassical style D-shaped building that projects out onto Broad Street. The Sheldonian was the first significant architectural project of Christopher Wren and provides accessible guided tours tours and events all year round. For further historial adventures, The Ashmolean is the University of Oxford’s museum of art and archaeology, founded in 1683. Britains first public museum holds world famous collections ranging from Egyptian mummies to contemporary art, telling human stories across cultures and across time. Oxford is an inspiring city filled with stunning architecture, history and culture. 


As one of the UK’s most beautiful cities, Bath is often seen as the jewel of the South West. Bath delivers a punch when it comes to reasons to visit, with breathtaking countryside, magnificent Georgian architecture, and a thriving cuisine scene. Accessible to wheelchair users and tries to be as inclusive as possible for people with sensory impairment, our first recommendation for residents and loved ones is The Roman Baths. The Roman Baths is one of the finest historic sites in Northern Europe, where visitors can explore the Roman Baths complex, walk on the original Roman pavements and see the ruins of the Temple of Sulis Minerva. Pulteney Bridge is another popular spot, where you can enjoy its elegant arches and the cascading water from the weir beneath. Inspired by Ponte Vecchio in Florence, and lined by shops on both sides, Pulteney Bridge spans the River Avon. Situated on the edge of The Cotswolds, Accessible by car in just one hour from Blunsdon St Andrew, Bath is the perfect base to explore some of the prettiest countryside England has to offer.

Comprehensive Care in Swindon

By offering the finest quality of life for each and every resident who lives with us, we hope to improve overall well-being and encourage both active body and mind. Our knowledgeable and experienced staff recognises that residents deserve comprehensive care that helps to improve not only their health but also their quality of life. Every day, Ridgeway Rise Care Home provides exceptional care in a warm and secure environment where residents can benefit from the advantages of group living and independence. We are proud to be regulated by the Care Quality Commission.

Get in Touch Today 

We welcome any questions you have regarding life at Ridgeway Rise Care Home, any of the services or facilities available or the care we deliver. Our friendly staff are on hand to provide answers; get in touch today by calling 01793 378 872 or emailing Alternatively, you can complete the online Enquiry Form and a member of the team will get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to speaking with you.