Friarn House Residential Home

 35 Friarn Street, Bridgwater TA6 3LJ  ♥  Residential Care ♥ Dementia Care  ♥  Respite Care  ♥  Day Care

01278 445115

Welcome to Friarn House Residential Home in Bridgwater

Friarn House is situated close to the centre of Bridgwater in a historic building with private walled gardens to the rear.

About Friarn House

This is a care home with a focus on providing the highest level of specialised dementia care to its people whilst maintaining a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Daily activities are vital to ensure that our residents remain stimulated and entertained with a programme

that caters for all levels of dementia.

Highly trained staff ensure residents’ needs and wishes are met and that they are treated with dignity and respect and encouraged to remain as independent as possible.

Our staff are specifically trained in dementia care, so they understand the needs of our residents and can support them accordingly with care and activities that:

Help your loved one remain safe

Helps everyone understand different behaviours and needs

Promotes and encourages involvement in stimulating and engaging activities

Builds confidence and encourages engagement

Builds self-esteem and physical strength

The accommodation is made up of 14 single and 1 double room and is centrally heated. Each room has a wash-hand basin and twelve have en-suite facilities. Residents are encouraged to bring their own furniture if they wish and to make their space their own. All rooms have an emergency call system, attended by 24hr. waking staff.

Meals are ‘home-cooked’ and prepared in the kitchen – using fresh meat, vegetables, fruit and locally sourced produce whenever possible. The menu is varied, and individual preferences and special dietary needs can be catered for.

Our home is a big part of the local community, with regular guests and visitors and we would love you to be one of them.

Please take a look at our Key Facts Information Document – Friarn House Residential Home for detailed information about our Home.

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Message from the Manager

My role is both challenging and rewarding. I am extremely proud of my loyal and consistent staff team.

Because the staff team is so consistent, most of the staff have years of service, relationships are built up with the residents and their families.

We are all like one big family, sharing the common goal to provide a safe and happy place for our residents to live.

” We work in their home ” they do not live in our workplace.

Friarn House is a lovely small care home, it provides a warm homely atmosphere, with friendly staff who act as [art of the family.

Alan Farkas – Registered Manager


All staff are very nice to me, nothing is too much trouble.


Everyone is very nice and look after us well.


Staff are very nice and so is the food.


Arrange A Viewing

You are very welcome to visit us at Avalon Court Residential Home to meet the team, sample the food and say hello to our wonderful residents. We are ready to answer any question you may have and support you to find the right home for your loved one.

You can also call us on our Enquiries Line (Admissions Only): 0203 966 9794 .

    Friarn House Residential Home in Bridgwater

    35 Friarn Street, Bridgwater, Somerset TA6 3LJ

    Tel: 01278445115