Welcome to The Hollies Residential Care Home

The Hollies is a short distance from Wakefield city centre and situated on a bus route. There is easy access to the numerous facilities that Wakefield provides.

The Hollies itself is situated directly opposite College Grove sports ground.

More than just somewhere to live

We recognise that our residents deserve more than “just a place to live” so we ensure that there are a wide range of activities available… [read more]

What the Care quality Commission say about us.

The Hollies is registered to care for 29 residents, aged 65 or above with or without dementia and we are pleased to have been awarded a good inspection report from the Care Quality Commission relating to a Review of Compliance – click here to read the report.

Home from Home

A key part of the success of The Hollies has been its focus on providing a “home from home”. One where people lead fulfilling lives, in a safe and caring environment. [read more]


All bedrooms are single occupancy and guests are not expected to share their private space. Married couples can be accommodated in the same room. [read more]

Aims & Objectives

At The Hollies we believe in the normalisation of life. We aim to provide a lifestyle that is stimulating and comfortable and reflects the choice of the individual. [read more]


The Hollies has an activities programme which changes weekly, activities are chosen by the residents themselves.[read more]


Find out more about our Admission Procedure, Emergency Admissions, Support for the family and our Carers. [read more]

Staff Skills

On every shift we provide a senior carer who is competent at administering medication [read more]


The Hollies has an open door policy and visitors are welcome at any time during the day and into the evening up to 7pm. However, it is better for the residents if visiting can be kept outside of meal times [read more]

Emergency Admissions

If an emergency referral comes from a Local Authority representative, the Primary Care Team or a GP the manager will liaise with the referrer to carry out an assessment of the resident’s needs. [read more]

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to discuss anything in greater detail please contact The Hollies Manager Kimberley Storey by e-mail to manager@holliescarehome.co.uk or call on 01924 364462 [read more]