Care homes and supported living

About our care homes

Care Homes in Shetland are operated by Shetland Islands Council, with the exception of Walter and Joan Gray in Scalloway (CrossReach).

The Care Homes operated by the Council are:
•Edward Thomason & Taing Support Services, Lerwick
•Fernlea Care Centre, Whalsay
•Isleshavn Care Centre, Mid Yell
•Montfield Support Services, Lerwick
•Nordalea Care Centre, Unst
•North Haven Care Centre, Brae
•Overtonlea Care Centre, Levenwick
•Wastview Care Centre, Walls
•Newcraigielea Care Home, Lerwick (non-residential short break and respite for adults with learning disabilities and autism)

Care Home Inspections

Care Homes are inspected by the Care Inspectorate, and their website explains how they regulate and inspect all care homes (Care Inspectorate - external link).