Ridgeway Rise Care Home & the Swindon Area

Ridgeway Rise Care Home is located in Blunsdon St Andrew, where residents are able to enjoy sweeping views over Swindon. 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. 

From visiting Swindon’s Designer Outlet to attending Wyvern Theatre, through to Swindon’s oldest entertainment venue it’s the perfect location to spend quality time with friends and family. Known as the town that was built on steam, the award-winning Steam Museum of GWR the trains and social history displays are perfect for kids and trainspotters alike.

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 favorite places and things to do for all of our residents and their loved ones.

Comprehensive Care For All

We believe in looking after more than just the care needs of our residents. We aim to enhance overall wellbeing, encouraging both active body and mind, by providing the highest quality of life for each and every individual who lives with us. Our experienced team understands the comprehensive care and assistance residents require to improve not only their health but also their quality of life. Ridgeway Rise Care Home delivers unrivalled care each and every day, set within a comfortable and safe environment where residents are able to enjoy the benefits of group living and independence.

Who is our home suitable for?

  • Residential Care 
  • Dementia Care 
  • Nursing Care
  • Respite Care 
  • End of Life Care
  • Domiciliary Care Clients
  • Retirement Housing
  • Old Age
  • Physical Disability
  • Alzheimer’s 
  • Cancer Care 
  • Cerebral Palsy 
  • Colitis & Crohn’s Disease 
  • Epilepsy 
  • Hearing Impairment 
  • Huntington’s Disease 
  • Motor Neurone Disease 
  • Multiple Sclerosis 
  • Muscular Dystrophy 
  • Neuropathic
  • Parkinson’s Disease 
  • Speech Impairment 
  • Stroke 
  • Visual Impairment

Please call us to discuss your care needs

What’s included in my stay at Ridgeway Rise Care Home?

We aim to make the transition of moving into Ridgeway Rise Care Home as seamless as we can. Where possible, we carry over as many services and treatments from residents’ current life and continue utilising them during their stay with us. Residents will also have access to all of the following services:

  • GP Visits 
  • Chiropodist
  • Physiotherapy Sessions
  • Access to an Optician
  • Dentist Appointments

Residential Care in Swindon

Ridgeway Rise Care Home provides a happy and relaxing environment for older people who want to benefit from group living while maintaining their independence. Free from the stress of managing a household, our residents enjoy the benefits of group living with like-minded individuals. In addition to enhanced wellbeing and an active social life, residents often enjoy increased confidence and independence. With a varied activities and entertainment programme, in addition to regular outings and events, every day can be enjoyed to the full, allowing them to continue to live a comfortable and fulfilling life in Swindon. Residential Care at Ridgeway Rise Care Home allows people to live their lives as they like, regardless of the circumstances.

Dementia Care in Swindon

At Ridgeway Rise Care Home in Swindon, we provide a variety of recollection activities and alternative therapies that have been designed to best help those of our residents who are coping with living with dementia, and they focus on memory and cognitive ability. Our home design was inspired by leading dementia research and good practice, with distinct spaces and recognition of the need for comfort and familiarity, as well as the practicalities like well-designed en-suite wet rooms and awareness of the importance of some elements in the home environment. We take pride in giving the greatest level of care and respect to each resident here at Ridgeway Rise Care Home, and our teams are always trained to the highest level so that they can best recognise and respond to all elements of dementia care.

Nursing Care in Swindon

At Ridgeway Rise, we provide 24-hour nursing care for our residents. Our passionate team members are fully trained to provide the highest standard of care to those with physical disabilities, high dependency needs, those who grow infirm throughout their stay with us here, and end-of-life care. Each resident is allocated a nurse who will become a familiar face and will answer any queries or anxieties that they or their relatives may have.

Respite Care in Swindon

Residents are welcome to come in for a trial stay to see if Ridgeway Rise Care Home is the right place for them. We recognise that everyone requires a break from time to time. Whether it’s to help you with additional nursing requirements after a stay in hospital, or whether you are a caregiver who just needs some time for themself, we’ve created a short-term respite package to allow you to take the time, knowing that you or your loved-one is in safe, caring hands, here in the heart of Swindon. We provide Respite Care for anyone in need of short-term assistance, ranging from a week to a few months. Our Respite Care can be tailored to fit any lifestyle and care plan, with great levels of attention given to each individual need.

Choosing the Right Care Home for You

We understand how much time, research and effort goes into choosing a care facility for yourself or a loved one. It is critical to us that all current and future residents, as well as their families, understand that they can turn to us for help at any time, at any point during this decision process; we are on hand to provide support in any way we can. Once a decision to move to Ridgeway Rise Care Home has been made, a Primary Care Nurse is allocated to each resident, who will discuss and assess requirements, design a unique person-centred plan, and monitor and review their care. All of our employees are picked for their maturity, warmth, and compassionate nature, so you can rest assured that you or your loved one will receive the best possible care while staying with us at Ridgeway Rise Care Home in Swindon.

What’s Local to Ridgeway Rise Care Home?

Wiltshires beautiful Market Town, Swindon, is a modern town surrounded by some of England’s finest countryside and most famous attractions. Enriched with Victorian parks and gardens, museums including the award winning Steam Museum and an art gallery, residents and their visiting loved ones are spoilt for choice when deciding how to spend their days together. 

This historic town in the southwest experienced a rapid expansion from small market town to large industrial metropolis after the arrival of the Great Western Railway. After this rail facility closed down in the 1980s it was slowly converted into a first-rate museum about the history of the GWR and a McArthurGlen designer outlet. The introduction of GWR set the standard for rail travel and is popular with tourists for learning more about and appreciating the pioneering vision and genius of Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

We also recommend our outdoor loving visitors to put on their walking boots and head for Stanton Country Park which can be found in the North East of Swindon. It is a beautiful open space, for children to have fun, make use of the tree swings and the space to run around in. For the adults, there is the park tea rooms and farmhouse kitchen garden.  Stanton House hotel is also close by for refreshment stops and it’s located near to the popular lake. Located just 12 minutes away by car, this park is the perfect place to enjoy beautiful surroundings and wildlife.

Swindon is brimming with things to do, aside from the town itself, this location is on the edge of the Cotswolds and rolling Wiltshire countryside meaning that whether walks in picturesque gardens or through White Horse Hill, award-winning museums, Leisure facilities and Shopping; visitors are spoilt for choice of things to occupy their time.

Community & Companionship

We aim to make every day as interesting and as enjoyable as possible. By combining the highest quality of care alongside a variety of enriching activities, we are able to enhance residents’ wellbeing and sense of routine. We encourage our residents to try new things as well as continue with their favourite hobbies, meet new people and make use of all of the amenities our home has to offer. We operate as one big family here at Ridgeway Rise, whether you are a resident, a member of our team, or simply just visiting for the day. We understand a great family makes a house a home; we facilitate residents so they are able to retain connections to their loved ones and enjoy the community and companionship of fellow residents and staff.

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 info@ridgewayrise.com. 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.