Westwood – An introduction

Based in the busy market town of Selby, North Yorkshire, Westwood is a homely Residential Care Home set amongst a secure large garden.

Ten single bedrooms and three double rooms provide long term EMI care services for 16 elderly male and female residents.

With a care commission report of Excellent, your friendly home manger, Yvonne Clark ensures that you feel at home at Westwood.

Specialising in dementia and old age care, the staff are committed to enabling our residents to live the life they want, providing them with the support, care and encouragement they need.

The popular lounge diner is spacious and light and care staff are always at hand nearby. Archie the Lhasa apso dog and an attractive cold water aquarium are pets for pet lovers to enjoy. The residents also enjoy live music performed by professional artists on a regular basis. Other Activities for all are regularly held including tai Chi and Aromatherapy.

Newly decorated bedrooms and bathrooms have a homely feel and many have views of the garden and wonderful natural light. Westwood is a home where residents continue to enjoy life and maintain their independence.

Close to the amenities of the bustling market, as well as close proximity to the hospital and doctors, sees Westwood in an ideal location.

Yvonne Clark is your manager at Westwood. She feels privileged to come into the resident’s home to care for the people who live there. Yvonne also prides herself on the caring and friendly atmosphere throughout the home. All the staff at Westwood strive to ensure our residents enjoy life. We encourage residents to bring in personal items of furniture and precious photographs to enable then to feel at home straight away.

24 hour care ensures that residents are safe and well, and a variety of activities and services on the premises further promote their well being.

To find out more about Westwood contact us on 01757 709901 or fill in the enquiry form in Contact us. Visitors are always welcome. We are happy to show you around so you can see for yourself the day to day running of the home.


I’ve been here 13 years, I am very happy, I have never had a dull moment at Westwood. It is my home away from home

Majorie – Feb 2009