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Welcome to Doveleigh Care ltd


At Doveleigh Care Ltd we specialise in care of the elderly. Our aims are to make sure that each and every one of our residents feels fully cared for and supported throughout the day and night, whilst always safeguarding their privacy, dignity and individuality. Residents family and friends are welcomed and encouraged to visit. We feel it is vital that our residents are able to continue with their social lives whilst we support them with their care needs. All care staff within the homes will be appropriately qualified to deliver the highest standard of care. A continuous staff training programme is implemented to ensure that these high standards are maintained in line with the latest development in Care Practices as may be laid down in appropriate Legislation, Regulations and by the Care Quality Commission. Doveleigh Care Ltd employs two activities and interests coordinators to cover the needs of the three homes. The coordinators will arrange activities varying from trips out in the Dove Bus, or in either of our smaller vehicles (Dove Bugs) to the sea side, gardens, theatre etc. or in house activities such as coffee mornings, topical discussions and Wii fit amongst many others. The activities and interests can be directed to either group or individual activities, depending upon the residents wishes. There are excellent medical practices within the local area, the Doctors and Nurses of which will visit our residents and support them with their medical needs as and when required. Opticians, Audiologists and Chiropodists can visit in house if that is what our resident requests. Hair dressing appointments can also be arranged.

Arcot House Care Home

Arcot House Care Home is the most recent acquisition of Doveleigh Care Ltd. Arcot House is a grand Georgian manor house in the beautiful town of Sidmouth that was originally converted into an old peoples home in honour of war veterans. Arcot House is registered for 23 elderly residents and is presently undergoing a full refurbishment to bring it up to the standard of care home that Doveleigh Care Ltd prides itself on providing. So... Read More

Dove Court Care Home

Dove Court is a beautiful, genteel care home set high up on the hillside with stunning views looking over the Axe valley towards Axmouth and out over Lyme Bay. The home is set out over three floors. On the first floor there are 10 bedrooms, of which 6 are en-suite. There is also a separate assisted bathroom and toilet. On the ground floor there are 12 bedrooms, 10 of which are en-suite. Two of the... Read More

Doveridge Care Home

Doveridge Care Home is situated in the friendly town of Colyton, also known as the most rebellious town in Devon. The building itself was originally a farm house before it was adapted in to a home for the elderly. Doveridge was bought by Doveleigh Care Ltd in 1996 who since extended it to its present size. Doveridge was Doveleigh Care Ltd first home when we were looking to initially set up anywhere in the UK.... Read More
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  • My Aunt is extremely happy and settled at Arcot House and I and the family are most grateful for all the care and attention that she receives. I cannot imagine how anyone could ask for more!!
  • The staff under the excellent management have made life at Arcot for my aunt extremely happy. Considering she lived in her previous home for 93 years swearing she would never move this is an extremely commendable achievement and speaks volumes for the dedication of all involved.
  • To know she is kept warm, secure and well tended is a great worry off our minds. The lunches we can share with new found friends are a treat and the general feeling of the home is relaxed and bright, friendly but dignified. I am delighted to have found and chosen this home having refused many others.
  • The staff are really caring here at Doveridge, they are so patient. They look after me really well, they are kind about it. I am just happy here. They make me feel special.
  • I am very happy living here. It is ideal for me.
  • Residential care homes should all be like this. Dedicated and caring staff that are always prepared to help the relatives as well as the residents. My grandmother is always relaxed and gets exactly what she wants at any given time. Well done Doveridge.
  • This is a very special place that places supreme emphasis not only on the resdents but also their relatives. Thank you.
  • My wife is treated with respect and is loved and cared for by extremely dedicated staff. Her room is decorated in her favourite colours and is changed as and when required. Everyone that visits always state that everything feels like home from home.
  • I spent two weeks respite at Arcot House. The staff were all very friendly and the home has a very nice homely atmosphere. Everything you want is done in the way you ask for it to be done, making it very personal. The activities outings were good and made very interesting by the activities lady. We all had great times out. Thank you all for making my stay enjoyable.
  • I have family members that use Dove Court for daycare once a week, the staff are fantastic, very helpful and friendly. The home is always clean and tidy and we are always made to feel welcome. The food is always very tasty and plenty of it. Would recommend this home to anyone.