The Haddington Area

Haddington Care Home & the Local Area 

Situated on the banks of the River Tyne in the Royal Burgh of Haddington, a small popular market town in East Lothian, Haddington Care Home offers exceptional levels of Nursing, Residential and Dementia Care. Purpose built in 2018 and spread across three floors, Haddington Care Home has all of the home comforts you would expect from a luxury facility, with a real attention to detail when it comes to meeting each resident’s individual needs.

Every day is different here at Haddington Care Home. Entertainers visit regularly and we hold coffee mornings and fundraising events within the home. In addition to welcoming activities and entertainment into the home, we also support residents to maintain links in the community, by taking trips and visiting local cafés and shops and making the most of what the Haddington area has to offer.

Haddington Care Home is in the ideal location for our residents and their loved ones to enjoy days out together and make wonderful memories; from peaceful walks along the River Tyne, to a range of local shops and eateries to beautiful walled gardens, there is an abundance of attractions to be enjoyed by all ages.

Care of Exceptional Quality 

We go above and beyond to create a calm and joyous atmosphere for our residents while also providing exceptional care. We are able to provide everyone with a rich lifestyle and the best quality of life by having a thorough grasp of their needs and implementing comprehensive care plans that are suited to each of them. Our entire staff is committed to providing compassionate, person-centered care, ensuring that each resident is happy with every aspect of their life at our warm and welcoming home.  

Who is our home suitable for? 

  • Residential Care 
  • Dementia Care
  • Nursing Care 
  • Respite Care 
  • Mental Health Condition
  • Physical Disability
  • No Medical Intervention
  • Old Age

Please call us to discuss your care needs

What’s included in my stay at Haddington Care Home?

Our primary goal is to ensure that our residents enjoy the most fulfilling life possible while receiving the best possible care from our staff. Services, including the following, are available here at Haddington Care Home to help build a worry-free lifestyle for both residents and their loved ones:

  • GP Appointments
  • Chiropody
  • Physiotherapy Sessions
  • Access to an Optician
  • Dentist Appointments

Residential Care in Haddington

We proudly support elderly individuals who may find it increasingly difficult to manage and look after themselves in their own home. We offer a comfortable and safe environment where residents can enjoy and take full advantage of group living and independence, without the pressure or burden associated with running a home. Residential Care is delivered to residents on the ground floor of our purpose built care home, where residents receive the finest possible care at all times, day and night.

Dementia Care in Haddington

All of our staff are given informed level Dementia Care training, which provides the baseline knowledge and skills required by all workers in health and social services settings with an emphasis on understanding, awareness and positive interactions. Our Care staff receive skilled level dementia training, to ensure they have an enhanced range of knowledge and skills relating to different stages of the journey experienced by those with dementia.

Nursing Care in Haddington

Our experienced and dedicated staff enable us to nurse those with physical disabilities, those who need end of life care, those with high dependency needs, and those who become infirm. Delivered to residents on the second floor of our purpose built care home, residents receive the finest possible care at all times, day and night. With bedrooms fitted with niche facilities such as profiling beds and hoists, you can feel confident that all care requirements and well-being are met.

Respite Care in Haddington

Respite Care is delivered to residents in our purpose built care home here in Haddington, where residents receive the finest possible care at all times, day and night. Our person-centered approach to care means we look after our residents as a whole, offering an opportunity to give residents their independence back, in a safe and supportive environment; helping to relieve caregiver stress one day at a time.

Here For You, Every Step of the Way

We fully understand the thought and consideration it takes when looking at care homes, whether for yourself or a loved one. It is incredibly important to us that all existing and future residents, and their families, know that they are able to turn to us for guidance at any point during the process; if you are unsure of what care is best suited for you or your loved one, please get in touch. Spread across three floors, Haddington has all of the home comforts you would expect from a luxury facility, with a real attention to detail when it comes to meeting each resident’s individual needs. Here at Haddington Care Home, we promise to deliver care and a lifestyle that is personalised and entirely tailored to each resident.

What’s Local to Haddington Care Home?

Haddington Care Home is situated in the ideal place to enjoy peaceful walks, spectacular gardens and indulgent shopping trips. Being surrounded by a plethora of activities and excursion options places our home in the perfect location for residents and their friends and family to enjoy some of the most wonderful places Haddington and the local area has to offer.

Amisfield Walled Gardens is hugely popular with our residents and their guests. Reachable in under ten minutes via car, is one of the largest walled community gardens in Scotland and boasts extensive herbaceous borders, fruit and vegetable beds, wildflower meadow, orchard and woodland plantings. The woodland and meadow surrounding the garden is the perfect place to enjoy a peaceful walk that can be enjoyed alone or with loved ones. Haddington Care Home is lucky to also be positioned close to St Mary’s Pleasance. This stunning walled garden sits adjacent to St Mary’s church and has been carefully designed with plants that reflect the features of a 17th century Scottish garden. This beautiful spot offers plenty of benches for viewing and even the less keen gardeners will find something to marvel at. Residents thoroughly enjoy visiting this beautiful part of Haddington, leaving them calm and transported into another time.

For those who like to explore the beauty that nature has to offer, residents and loved ones have an array of outdoor tourist spots to visit including the breathtaking Nungate Bridge overlooking River Tyne and Longniddry Railway Walk. One of Scotland’s oldest bridges, Nungate Bridge, a wonderful bridge in the local town leading to the area of Nungate; the perfect way to enjoy River Tyne and is indicative of how pretty the area and village are. Located nearby to Gosford Bay Beach, Longniddry Railway Walk is a fantastic spot for a scenic walk, and with it leading towards a beautiful beach, it’s a popular destination for those visiting the area.

For our residents who enjoy a slice of history, we recommend a trip to Lennoxlove House and Gosford House. Lennoxlove House is a working estate located on the outskirts of Haddington and surrounded by the rolling East Lothian countryside overlooking the vista of the Lammermuir Hills. Perfect for those who are keen to experience the centuries-old architecture, paintings, antiques and learn about its historical past and the families who have lived here, as well as those who simply enjoy beautiful scenery.

Should residents and their loved ones wish to spend time together enjoying a spot of shopping, they can do so at the local High Street located just a 4 minute drive away; perfect for everyday essentials, to enjoy afternoon tea or to buy that special gift.

The beautiful area surrounding Haddington Care Home offers a peaceful yet active lifestyle, and undoubtedly substantially enhances our residents stay with us. Our Activities Team dedicate themselves to create a varied programme that offers our residents interesting and stimulating experiences. Haddington and the local area is easily accessible for friends and family who want to visit, thanks to its excellent road and rail links.

Talk To a Member of Our Team

If you would like to talk to a member of our team,  we would love to hear from you. Our warm and welcome staff are more than happy to discuss any queries you may have regarding life at Haddington Care Home, the local area or any of the services we provide. You can contact us by calling 01620 674880, emailing info@haddingtoncarehome.co.uk. Alternatively you can complete our online Enquiry Form. We look forward to hearing from you.