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Asfordby Road
Melton Mowbray
LE13 0HN


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Profile Strength
Excellent 91%
Care Type Care Home
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Residential
Availability Yes
Weekly Prices From £1,300.00
Regulator's Rating Good
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Meet The Manager

Catherine Tanner is The Home Manager at The Amwell.

Catherine brings a wealth of experience to The Amwell Care Home having worked in the sector for 25 years and in management for 22 years. Catherine is passionate about ensuring that all the residents receive the very best in person-centred care within a warm and inviting homely.

Catherine Tanner

The Amwell Care Home is located in the beautiful market town of Melton Mowbray, adjacent to the River Eye. Our home is a private, luxury care facility that offers superior accommodation, with 88 beautifully decorated en-suite bedrooms. Residential, Dementia, Nursing and Respite Care are all provided by our experienced and dedicated team.

Our home is based on the belief that all residents deserve to live a full and meaningful life; our professional team takes pride in providing care and support in a homely environment.

The Amwell
Care Options We Can Provide
Support For Companionship, Personal care.
Disability Support Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Walking Frame.
Medication By Mouth, Change Catheter, Injection, Suppository.
Nursing Specialisms Diabetes.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Agitation / Restlessness, Disrupted Sleep Patterns, Mild Forgetfulness, Wandering .
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's.
Respite Care Yes

Autumna has invited care providers to evidence the infection control measures they are carrying out, above and beyond those laid out by the government, in order to keep residents, staff and visitors safe.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

The safety and wellbeing of our staff and residents is paramount and we work in accordance with government and local healthcare regulations to ensure that all policies are adhered to which include:
Regular staff and resident LFT testing
Infection control procedures in place
The correct use of PPE
Visitors to evidence a negative LFT testing prior to entering the home.
Regulations and policies are regularly updated, for further information please do feel free to contact the Home Manager

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
safe-tick Virus Testing We are testing for viral infection when symptoms present within our care setting.
Safe Visiting Space
safe-tick We have a safe visiting space
Connectivity for resident testing, monitoring & communications

Infection control and the safety of both residents and staff often requires quarantine measures and the isolation of care home residents. To test, monitor and allow residents to communicate with relatives, the prevalence of room-level connectivity within the home is becoming increasingly relevant.

Wireless Internet access (WiFi)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Mobile Phone Network Coverage (mobile “signal”)

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

Telephone for external calling

The Care Organisation has not indicated availability

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Our Building and Facilities

The Amwell Care Home has been purpose built and designed entirely with residents at the forefront of all decisions. From the relaxing gardens to the peaceful library, the luxurious hair and nail salon to the cosy fully stocked library, we strive to personalise all services to residents’ individual needs. Our staff are professionally trained and dedicated to providing a high-quality standard of care, leaving residents able to focus on living life to the fullest every day. We are proud to present a warm and comfortable environment, and a truly unique retirement living experience in Melton Mowbray.

Is Our Home Purpose Built

How Many Floors We Have

Who Owns Our Building

Communal Rooms
Dining Rooms, Library, Sitting Rooms, TV Lounges.

What Else Do We Provide
Assisted Bathroom, Hairdressers, Lift.

Our Garden
Communal Garden, Communal Patio, Private Garden(s), Seating, Secure Garden, Wheelchair Friendly Access.


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The Amwell Care Home has been finished to the highest standards, providing residents with comfortable, luxury accommodation within a beautifully designed setting overlooking the riverside.

Suites are all spacious singles with en-suite facilities and feature specialised equipment including care alert systems, smoke detectors, and temperature controlled central heating for your comfort.

About Our Rooms
Number Of Rooms 88
Number Of Ensuite Rooms 88

Type Of Room
Single Room.

Room Features
Garden View, Step Free Access.

Room Facilities
Telephone Point.

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We provide residential, respite, and dementia care at The Amwell Care Home. Nursing residents with physical disabilities, those with high dependency needs, and those who have begun to grow infirm is possible thanks to our competent and dedicated team here. 

We also provide respite and convalescence care to guarantee a smooth recovery after surgery, as well as a safe and luxurious place for holiday stays to provide caregivers with a breather, or even just a short break for you. It’s not an issue if your care needs change while you’re with us! We evaluate the services we provide on a regular basis to ensure that it is still relevant to your current needs and requirements.

Our Team
Catherine Tanner
Catherine Tanner
The Home Manager

Catherine brings a wealth of experience to The Amwell Care Home having worked in the sector for 25 years and in management for 22 years. Catherine is passionate about ensuring that all the residents receive the very best in person-centred care within a warm and inviting homely.

Clinical Lead

Esther is a Registered Nurse and Nurse Educator and started her career as a staff nurse at Kettering Hospital having trained at Northampton university. Esther brings a wealth of experience to her role having had experience as a Deputy Manager and a Manager in care homes.

Kathy Fuller
Kathy Fuller
Activities Manager

Kathy is the Activities Manager at The Amwell Care Home and is responsible for coordinating and hosting fun and exciting activities for the residents, offering plenty of variety and choice.  Kathy likes nothing more than building strong relationships with the residents to ensure that fun is always high on the agenda. Away from work Kathy is studying for her Bachelor’s Degree in Health and Social Care.

Head Chef

Abdoul has previously worked in care homes as a chef prior to joining the team at The Amwell. He is an extremely talented chef who prides himself on ensuring that all of the residents receive restaurant quality meals to enjoy.


Charlie is the Administrator at The Amwell Care Home and provides administration support for residents and their families.

Weekly Fees Start From Fee
Residential Fees From / Price Per Week £1,300.00
Residential Dementia Fees From / Price Per Week £1,350.00
Respite Fees From / Price Per Week £1,430.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Leicestershire
Region East Midlands
We Accept Self-Funding Clients Yes
We Accept Local Authority Funding Yes
We Accept NHS Continuing Healthcare Yes
We Accept Local Authority funding with a Third Party Top-Up Yes

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Choice Dining is a food-focused accreditation designed to give care-seekers like yourself the ability to consider and compare the dining experience within different care settings.

To be awarded the Choice Dining badge, a care home will have committed to delivering exceptional dining experiences with a strong focus on preference, individuality, hygiene and the environment. You can explore the specifics of all participating homes in the tab below to learn more about the food on offer, how it is served and presented and what they’re doing to cater for your personal taste. For more information about Choice Dining please click here.

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Activities Are So Important

With an abundance of benefits that come from an active lifestyle, our staff encourage residents to visit our state-of-the-art Gym regularly, and are always on hand to assist with equipment and routines in any way they can.

We invite residents to make themselves as comfortable as possible while watching their favourite films, either viewing alone or with fellow residents. With space to seat between 12 and 15 people, residents are also welcome to hire out our Cinema Room for visits from friends and family, or for a special occasion.

We invite all of our residents to make the most of the fantastic services provided by our outstanding team of hair and beauty experts. We place great importance in residents looking and feeling their best, helping increase confidence, independence, and make them feel more relaxed.

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Activities At Home
1 to 1 Activities, Bingo, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Crafts, Crosswords, Flower Arranging, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Quiz Games, Reminiscence, Singing, Word Games.

Activities Outside Our Home
Local Tourist Attractions.
Our Pets

Pets are welcome at the managers discretion. 

Can You Bring Your Pet

Asfordby Road
Melton Mowbray
LE13 0HN

Regulator: CQC

Current Ratings
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Inspection Reports
Last inspected 12th July 2022
Last rated 6th August 2022

6th August 2022

18th June 2021

22nd January 2021

10th September 2020

21st May 2019

24th April 2018

Registration Date 28th February 2017
Service Provider Melton Care Limited, SL1 7LW
Bus Stop nearby, Car Park, Train Station nearby.

Places of Worship
Anglican Church.

Nearby Services
Church, Hospital, Local Walks & Bike Rides, Park, Pub, Restaurant, Shops.

Frequently asked questions about The Amwell

The Amwell was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in August 2022.
The Amwell provides Dementia, Respite and Residential care.
Prices for The Amwell start from £1,300.00 per week.
The Amwell comes under Leicestershire.
The Amwell accepts Local Authority clients.
The Amwell accepts NHS Continuing Healthcare clients.
Catherine Tanner is the manager of The Amwell.

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