Church in Bothwell

Private Dementia Care Home in Uddingston

Bothwell Castle is a private care home in Uddingston that provides exceptional levels of Dementia Care as well as Nursing Care, Residential Care and Respite Care.

We are proud to offer a luxury yet homely environment where up to 65 residents can benefit from premium accommodation, exceptional onsite facilities and around-the-clock, specialist care.

What is a Dementia Care Home? 

Dementia care homes provide care and support to those living with dementia, from assisting with personal care and medication management to helping with mobility and communication. For someone living with low-level dementia, a residential dementia care home may be suitable, whereas a nursing dementia care home is more appropriate for those at a more advanced stage.

Dementia is a condition that typically affects a person’s cognitive abilities, such as thinking, speaking and remembering. During the early to mid stages, symptoms of dementia may be forgetting appointments and dates or misplacing items. Dementia is a progressive condition meaning in some cases, symptoms may worsen. Symptoms of a more advanced stage of dementia may be struggling in social situations or with everyday tasks such as maintaining a household.

As dementia can have varying symptoms and severity, the level and type of care that is required is very much dependent on the person living with it. There are various options that can be considered when looking for a dementia care home, such as a residential care home or a nursing home. Both environments are highly supportive, where care and support are given around-the-clock by staff who are trained to assist with the varying levels of dementia.

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Supporting our Residents with Dementia at Bothwell Castle

At Bothwell Castle Care Home, we are proud to offer specialist dementia care by a team of professionals who have the experience and knowledge to identify the level of support that is required for our residents living with dementia. Our approach to all of our care services is to deliver high-quality, person-centred care around-the-clock, and our care teams use bespoke care plans, up-to-date methods and equipment to help them achieve it. Each of our residents has their own fully-furnished bedroom with ensuite WC, which we invite residents to personalise with belongings, ensuring a familiar, home-from-home feel.

Our dementia care is provided in a thoughtfully designed environment, where aspects such as the use of space, materials and lighting have all been carefully chosen for their effects on those living with dementia. We believe in providing more than just medical care, but ensuring that our resident’s wellbeing needs are holistically cared for. We have a wide range of facilities onsite at Bothwell Castle Care Home, such as a cinema room, hair salon and private gardens, and we encourage all residents to make use of these facilities. Our activities team also go to great lengths to put together an activities programme that is inclusive for all and includes opportunities to continue hobbies, pursue interests and meet new people. 

We understand how challenging it can be to find a care home or service that meets your or a loved one’s individual needs. At Bothwell Castle Care Home, we realise that each resident we welcome into our home is unique in their requirements, interests and hobbies. That’s why, our team is committed to ensuring that no matter what care type our residents require, or what they’re interested in, they receive a person-centred experience. This starts with an initial consultation with our Home Manager or member of the senior care team, whereby we offer our expert guidance to help determine what the best course of action is for you and your loved ones.

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Our Dementia Care Home in Uddingston

Situated between the communities of Bothwell and Uddingston, Bothwell Castle is a luxury care home that offers a variety of places and things for our residents to see and do in and out of the home. We are perfectly located for residents to access any amenities they may need in the local areas, such as supermarkets, eateries, and parks. Residents are able to spend days exploring their neighbourhood as well as places further afield like Glasgow, Lanark, and the surrounding areas.

South Lanarkshire, the county in which our home can be found, is rich in history and nature and offers exciting excursions to places such as Calderglen Country Park, which is great for a family day out with children, and Bothwell Castle itself which is just a 5-minute drive from our home. For those who prefer a more leisurely day out, East Kilbride is great for a spot of shopping and lunch. Gouldings Garden Centre is also fantastic for plants, furniture, gifts and homeware and has an onsite café that offers a vast menu and homebaked delicacies. No matter how residents wish to spend their days, there is something for everyone in and around our home in Uddingston.

At our care home, residents can enjoy an array of arts and crafts sessions, entertainment and trips to our in-house cinema room, all from the comfort of their own home. At Bothwell Castle Care Home, we also understand the importance of keeping active and stimulated and continuing to do the things that you have always enjoyed. For our residents living with dementia, having outdoor areas that are easily accessible can be very beneficial as they can be very calming. As well as our garden room and private gardens, residents can enjoy fresh air, walks and picnics with friends and family at beautiful sites such as Strathclyde Country Park and Wooddean Park both just a short distance from our home.

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Speak to Us Today 

Our wonderful team of professionals welcome any questions or queries you have about our private Dementia Care Home or any of the other care services we provide in Uddingston. We welcome you to complete our online enquiry form to receive a callback or alternatively you can call us on 01698 622 299 or email We look forward to speaking to you soon.

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