Respite Care in Sheffield

The Porterbrook Care Home is a modern, luxury care home situated in an attractive residential area of Sheffield, South Yorkshire. With 44 beautiful en-suite bedrooms, our modern home offers high-quality care for Residential, Dementia and Respite needs on a 24/7 basis. Whether it’s night or day, care is always and we supply an array of all-inclusive facilities for residents to use at their convenience. Some of our on-site amenities include a hair salon & treatment room, cinema room, library and fine dining.

The Porterbrook is regularly inspected by the Care Quality Commission who are an independent regulator that monitors, inspects, and regulates health and social care services in England. This helps to ensure that our home meets the highest of standards for residents and that everyone is fully satisfied.

Life at The Porterbrook Care Home

We have our own Activities Coordinators who are delighted to provide a diversified activities programme every week for our residents. There is such fun to be had at The Porterbrook, and if residents would prefer to sit out, we fully support them.

Some of the activities available include arts & crafts, pamper days and entertainment from local performers. Our Activities Coordinators ensure that the activities and events that take place at our care home suit the interests of our residents, and welcome new suggestions.

Cinema Room
Porterbrook at Easter

Getting Out and About

The Porterbrook is situated in an excellent position within Sheffield; a quiet residential road and just a short drive from the city centre. Residents and their families can visit the local community of Sheffield and spend the day sightseeing. With our chauffeur car service, residents can use this service to get to their desired location without any hassle. 

Local attractions in Sheffield include Sheffield Botanical Gardens, Kelham Island Museum, Peak District National Park and Graves Art Gallery for residents to enjoy. Whether residents like walking in nature or learning new things, there are so many adventures to experience in the city of Sheffield. 

Pouring a Beer

Respite Care

Whether you need a short break from being a carer for someone or require short-term care while you recover from an illness or injury, we provide a pleasant and comfortable environment. Our care home allows you to fully unwind knowing that you will be looked after by our fantastic team. A respite stay here can last from a few days to a few months, or until someone feels more like themselves again.

Respite care services are also an excellent way of trialling a care home, which gives an individual the opportunity to decide if a care home is a suitable fit. No matter your reasons for needing respite care, we will ensure that each resident receives the care and assistance they deserve.

Piano in Room
Our Garden

Residential Care

Residential care is suitable for those who need additional help with their personal chores. Residents who stay with us can experience superb dining and a fantastic social life in a sophisticated environment. 

We work closely with our residents in order to discover their likes, dislikes and abilities and create an accurate care plan. As needs change over time, we will reassess residents’ care to meet their ever-changing needs, and alter their care plans.

Dining Room
Resident with Chick Craft

Dementia Care

When it comes to offering dementia care, we make sure that each resident feels comfortable in their environment and that they have everything they could possibly need. Our compassionate staff has an extensive amount of dementia care knowledge and experience working with people who have lived with the condition. 

We ensure that daily care and support is tailored to the needs of each resident living with dementia, taking into consideration the wishes of their loved ones. We also offer dementia-friendly activities so that every person at our home can join in on the fun.

Residnent and Loved one
Mug in Hand

We Are Here For You

Deciding if someone needs to move to a residential care home can be a difficult decision. It can also be overwhelming when finding an appropriate care home that’s suitable to an individual’s needs. The team at The Porterbrook can provide advice and support at any time. We will sit with you and your loved ones to establish a suitable care plan and for peace of mind.

We are able to offer specialist care to specific care needs. We support the following registered care categories: Dementia, Mental Health Condition, No Medical Intervention, Physical Disability, Old Age, Sensory Impairment and Younger Adults. We strive to improve every resident’s quality of life by giving them an enriching lifestyle where they can continue in their hobbies, and socialise with like-minded people in a pleasant environment, while all care needs are taken care of.



Resident and Staff Smiling
Resident with a Tamberine

We Welcome You to Contact Us

Please contact our helpful team if you have any questions about the care services we provide or would like to book a home tour with our home manager. Our friendly staff at The Porterbrook will be happy to assist you. You can reach us by calling 0114 266 0808 or emailing Alternatively, you can fill out our online enquiry form and a member of the team will get back to you.