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Lakeside Care Home is an impressive traditional style, purpose built home situated in the exclusive Whiteknights Road close to the centre of Reading.  With uninterrupted views across the beautiful nature reserve of Whiteknights Lake, the home is designed over four levels.

The care we offer

Lakeside Care Home provides care for elderly residents.  We offer several types of stay depending on the level of support required - from long-term residential care to short stay and respite breaks. The home has three environments for residents depending on the level of care required. The ground and second floors provide residential care whilst first floor is a safe, comfortable environment that specialise in the care of older people living with a dementia. 

  • fully inclusive, 24hr person centred care by experienced staff
  • long term residential care for older people
  • long term specialist accredited dementia care in safe, comfortable environment
  • short stay, respite and holiday breaks subject to availability

Below is a sample of some of the typical activities at Lakeside Care Home that fit alongside our many events.  This balanced programme of activities covers communication, creative, cognitive, music, physical, recreation, relaxation, reminiscence, sensory, social and spiritual.

  • parties: chocolate, clothes, jewellery, cards, shoes, beauty products
  • Armchair exercises and musical reminiscence
  • Tea parties, coffee mornings and lunch parties
  • Ladies Hour and Mens Hour groups - based on a different theme each week
  • Multi-denominational church services
  • Daily Newspapers
  • Pampering mornings
  • Exercise to music
  • Sing-a-long events
  • Mobile library visits
  • close links with University and RidgeLine Trust
  • PAT dog visits
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Gardening Club
  • Family games
  • Family dining events
  • Cooking clubs
  • Home shop
  • Board games, word games and quizzes
  • Lakeside car for trips out

Number of beds: 64

Who to contact

0118 926 8369

Where to go

Whiteknights Road

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.