Brookside Care Home is an established care home in Melksham and has been serving the local and wider Wiltshire community for over 40 years.

It offers compassionate, individualised residential care for up to 50 residents, and has been awarded an overall Outstanding rating in its latest CQC inspection.

Set in its own attractive and accessible grounds which includes a patio, summerhouse, greenhouse and an attractive enclosed garden to the rear, the home is situated in a quiet residential area, a short walk from Melksham town centre.

About the Home
This two storey home exudes a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Our dedicated, professionally trained and friendly team are there to offer the support you need, when you need it, to help you enjoy an independent and fulfilling lifestyle.

Activities and wellbeing

The dedicated Activities Coordinator is there to make life as stimulating and varied as possible. Here is an idea of activities they might organise:

Trips to the local garden centre
Watching classic films whist eating popcorn
Arts and crafts
Scrabble and chess competitions
Church service
External entertainers
Visits from a calm and friendly dog
Full leisure and wellness programme seven days a week
Our varied programme caters for all tastes and interests. A recent activity – the Brookside Care Home virtual cruise – has proved to be a real hit with our residents. With so many well-being activities for body and mind, we also recognise that everyone needs some time to honour their spirit with relaxation and mindfulness for personal reflection. There are various lounges and comfortable seating areas around the home for you to relax quietly in.

Stay in touch and keep up-to-date with the latest news from the home. Follow Brookside Care Home_’s Facebook page.

Tasty, home cooked meals

Our cook and the kitchen team pride themselves on offering a tasty and varied selection of menus for your enjoyment. Catering for individual dietary requirements and preferences and using seasonal produce whenever possible, the delicious dishes also provide best nutrition value.

Visit us and see for yourself

The best way to find out all that we can offer you or your loved one is to come along, have a chat and see for yourself. Do give us a call to make an appointment – we’ll be delighted to welcome you.

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  • SafeGood
  • Well-ledGood
  • CaringOutstanding
  • ResponsiveGood
  • EffectiveGood
Last CQC report update October 15, 2019 • Listing updated October 16, 2019