Choosing A Respite Care Home


Here at the Melrose Nursing Care Home in Worthing, we know that everyone is different. We’re all individuals with different situations and needs. That’s why we offer so many different options when it comes to the respite care we provide. If you’re looking for respite care, we can assure you that we know that one […]

Awards Won by Melrose Care Home 2017

Awards Won By Melrose Care Home

Everyone who works at Melrose Care Home prides themselves on delivering the very highest standard of care to each and every service user. Our aim is always to offer those who rely on us an unrivalled level of support, care, attention to detail and even forge valuable friendships with them, while always working to protect […]

5 Reasons Melrose is Perfect for Convalescence

Nursing Homes Near Me

When you or a member of your family has been in hospital, it’s possible that you will need extra time to convalesce once discharged. This is especially true at a time when early discharge is becoming more commonplace. Here’s just a few reasons why Melrose Care could be the best setting to help you, or […]

Meet Our Resident John and Hear His Story

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We always enjoy chatting to our residents, and often discover they have remarkable stories to tell about their younger lives. John Taylor is 96 and as a young man he fought with the Royal Artillery during the Second World War. Here, John shares memories of his adventures abroad and his later life in Worthing. John’s […]

Doris and her Trip on Concorde

Care Home Worthing

When we welcome new residents to Melrose Care, we always encourage them to furnish their private rooms with photographs and mementoes from home. This helps to create a familiar environment, making it easier to settle in during a time of transition. Chatting about photos and past memories also helps us to get to know the […]

How to Get Help with Care Home Fees?

Nursing Care Home Worthing West Sussex

Support from a care home can drastically improve a person’s quality of life in a variety of ways. The aim of Melrose Care Home and indeed, all good care homes is to provide support that is tailored to each individual’s needs, so they can live their lives the way they want to and with freedom […]

What are Care Homes?

Care Home Worthing

You may not even know that there is a difference between care home and nursing homes. In fact, their differences are so misunderstood that the terms are often used interchangeably, as though they were simply synonyms for one another. However, there are differences and those distinctions are very important in terms of getting the right […]

Questions to Ask When Choosing a Care Home

Respite Care Home Worthing

There’s so much to take into account when it comes to choosing between care homes or nursing homes that it can sometimes feel overwhelming to think about. And that’s understandable considering just how important a decision this is to make. After all, you are helping to choose where a loved one will be happiest during […]

How to Plan Activities for the Elderly

Residential Care Homes

Socialising is a vital part of day-to-day life. Humans are social creatures, after all, and the benefits of spending time together extends far beyond just enjoying one another’s company. Research shows that having social support from our loved ones can actually help us to live longer.  Being able to enjoy a social life is especially […]

Melrose Care CQC Report 2019: Outstanding

Nursing Care Home

At Melrose Care Home, we are dedicated to delivering exceptional standards of care to our residents. Our four core values put our residents at the centre of everything we do. These include person-centred care, learning & growth, fun & enjoyment, and individualism & dignity. Our hard work has been recognised by the results of this […]