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Dorset care homes and Dorset nursing homes

Your guide to residential and nursing care homes including specialist learning disability, respite, EMI and dementia in Dorset. For further information click on a home in the list below or alternatively select one of the county's districts from the list on the right hand side.

Dorset borders Devon to the west, Somerset to the north west, Wiltshire to the north and Hampshire to the east. The county is largely known for its coastline – the Jurassic Coast – that features land forms such as Durdle Door. Dorset’s county town is Dorchester. Other major towns include the holiday resorts of Bournemouth, Swanage, Lyme Regis, Poole and Weymouth. Dorset’s total population is about 700,000.

  • The Homestead

    Older People

    101 West Bay Road, Bridport, DT6 4AY

  • Dorset Learning Disability Service - 2 Thornhill C

    Learning disability

    2 Thornhill Close, Dorchester, DT1 1HY

  • Whitway House

    Learning disability

    Winterbourne Steepleton, Dorchester, DT2 9LG

  • Thistlegate House

    Dementia, Older People

    Thistlegate House, Axminster Road, Charmouth, DT6 6BY

  • St Andrews Road

    Learning disability, Older People, Physical disability, Sensory impairment...

    193 St Andrews Road, Bridport, DT6 3BT

  • Castle Dene

    Dementia, Physical disability

    Throop Road, Bournemouth, BH8 0DB

  • Agincourt Care Home

    Older People

    116 Dorchester Road, Weymouth, DT4 7LG

  • Tregonwell Lodge & Two Wells

    Learning disability

    Tregonwell Lodge & Two Wells, Salisbury Street, Cranborne, BH21 5PU

  • Foxes Moon Residential Home


    40 Ringwood Road, St Ives, Ringwood, BH24 2NY

  • Reside at Southwood

    Dementia, Older People

    36-40 Southwood Avenue, Southbourne, BH6 3QB