The Uplands

01743 282040 Clayton Way, Bicton Heath , Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3 8GA

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 24 ratings for this care provider


  • Shropshire Business in the Community 2014
  • Registered Manager of the year


Our award winning Dementia garden at the entrance

The Uplands is a family operated company and provides nursing care on a long-term or short-term basis as well as dementia care, respite care, intermediate care and post-operative recuperation.

Accommodation is offered in fully-furnished rooms and residents can choose from a range of tasteful décor to suit their personal tastes. Long-term residents are encouraged to bring their own furniture to create a ‘home-from-home’ environment.

All bedrooms have a well-fitted en-suite shower room, and also benefit from an electric profiling nursing care bed, a wall-mounted flat-screen television, Wi-Fi internet access and private telephones. Many of the ground-floor rooms also have their own private patios.

The Uplands offer residents four light and airy day rooms, one with French windows to the landscaped courtyard with wheelchair accessible gardens. There are a further four specialist day rooms available to support the dementia care units, one of which has direct access to a dedicated courtyard garden.

A further activities and training room is situated downstairs, with wireless broadband access and a large screen for watching films.

The home is led by a nurse manager who is nationally recognised for her expertise in dementia care.

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The Uplands

Tel: 01743 282040   Fax: 01743 282041

Address: Clayton Way, Bicton Heath, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3 8GA



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Latest news

Shropshire Business in the Community 2014

The annual business awards

The Uplands at Oxon was given this prestigious award at the Shropshire Business Awards for 2014 held in Telford. All we want to do is to try and give back to our community what we feel they rightly deserve; Trust, compassion and understanding.

Last updated on 01 September 2014.

Registered Manager of the year

Carey Bloomer's commitment to ensuring that the residents at the Uplands receive the best possible care is transparent through all her actions and since she became the Registered Manager she has transformed the organisation through her leadership and sense of purpose.

Last updated on 22 May 2014.

Key facts about this care service

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Size of care home

Large81 beds

Registered manager in post

Yes registered manager in post

Annual registered nurse turnover

Within the typical range with a value of 35%

Annual staff turnover

Higher than average with a value of 53%

Food hygiene rating

5Very good

Latest reviews of this care provider

The Uplands at Oxon

This was for my mother who passed away at The Uplands in July. She was so well looked after by all of the staff. All the staff were lovel...

31 August 2017

Exemplary service

The service I received was exemplary. Staff were helpful and friendly even though they were overworked, they always gave you time.

31 August 2017


My wife is resident at the Uplands, and they really are excellent in every category. The staff are all professional and provide great car...

24 August 2017

Compassionate and professional

Compassionate and professional staff. Within obvious time limits responded to my mothers needs. Ambience is wonderful. Everything was to ...

3 January 2017

Excellent people

Great service, excellent people. Could not wish for better.

2 December 2016

Type of care provided by this organisation

Care home with nursing

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Overall capacity

This care provider has a total capacity of 81 service users

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