Chiltern View

Carehome type: Dementia care

Rose Sharp is the Registered Manager and has had many years experience in a Care Home Manager role and joined Benslow in 2011. Rose has an NVQ4 in Health and Social care and an accreditated level 3 award in Dementia Awareness.

Chiltern View has been awarded Dementia Quality Mark by Central Bedfordshire County Council for providing Dementia care over and above the county standard, it is a beautiful three storey building located on a residential road at the foot of the Chiltern Hills, close to a range of local amenities and in walking distance to Dunstable town centre.

  • 28 Bedrooms most en-suite ( some large enough to accommodate sharing companions )
  • Large lounge/dining room with patio doors opening up to a safe and secure landscaped garden
  • 1950’s Quite lounge
  • Sensory room
  • Kitchenette (where residents, families and friends can help themselves to refreshments)
  • Beauty room
  • TV point in all bedrooms
  • 24 hour call bell system in each bedroom

Chiltern View has been awarded ‘ Food First Accreditation ‘. It was one of nine homes in Bedfordshire that achieved this award for providing good quality nutrition using fresh food.  Chiltern View has been featured on BBC Look East along with the Food First team in a report about the principles of using real food for nutrition.

We work hard to ensure there is a happy and home from home environment, we extend a warm welcome and encourage family and friends to be part of there loved ones lifes at Chiltern View as if they were visiting them in their own home.

Chiltern View has its own residents association who meet on a regular basis with the Manager and Deputy , this has been a very effective forum for relatives to influence how we manage our services.