Call us on: 01332 296200

  • MHA Care Home, Connell Court, Southport

    1 of 2

  • MHA Care Home, Connell Court, Southport

    2 of 2

37 places for residential care

Connell Court Care Home
20-22 Weld Road
Birkdale, Southport
Merseyside, PR8 2DL

Tel: 01704 560651

About Connell Court

Connell Court is a purpose built 37-bed residential care home established since 1976.

We are a well-recognised home in the local community especially for our links with the Methodist church and our excellent reputation for delivering high-quality person-centered care.

The home has benefited recently from extensive refurbishment.

Rated 9.7/10 ( reviews, June 2019)

Where are we?                

We are well placed in Beautiful Birkdale near the village where there is an assortment of cafes and bars. We are a five minute walk away from the local railway station with links to Liverpool and Manchester. Doctors surgeries are nearby with a few to choose from. Five minutes away is Southport town centre with the infamous Lord Street.

What makes us special?

  • We are well known for including families and friends in all that we do
  • Extensive landscaped gardens
  • We are a welcoming community who strive to include all who come here
  • Hair Salon
  • We regularly engage with our residents and their families so that they can have their say and they are a big part of decision making within the home.

“My Mum has been in Connell Court since January 2019 and has been more than happy with every aspect of living there so it's top marks from me.” Independent review on

Activities, trips and events

We have a full schedule of activities and events that are facilitated by our two activity coordinators throughout the week that include, quizzes, chair exercises, baking, gardening club, reminiscence, bingo, beauty therapy, trips out to local shops, coffee shops for afternoon tea, singalongs, frequent visiting entertainment, barge trips, trips to Blackpool and Llandudno, garden parties, coffee mornings and many more.

We also hold regular fundraising raffles where the money raised is put towards the resident amenity fund and this is used to pay for special treats for our residents. We put on monthly classical concerts that are facilitated by one of our residents and we have an initiative of "Ask Ivor" that is a suggestion box where residents can request particular music for their pleasure.

We also have Sherry Sunday, Treat Tuesday and Fizzy Friday these are little extras that our residents particularly enjoy, especially Treat Tuesday where residents get to choose the Tuesday treat that varies from cream cakes from local bakers to a hand massage from care staff.

Chaplaincy and pastoral support

We have a resident chaplain two days a week who has been a local Methodist preacher for 20 years and has been with us since 2013. Heather provides companionship and spiritual support to our residents, relatives and staff. She provides weekly quiet group, communion, pastoral visits and hospital visits. Heather is a valuable addition to our team and regularly supports them especially for our social activities.

Seize the day - unique and memorable opportunities
Funded through charitable support, every MHA care home also prides itself in being able to offer unique and memorable opportunities and activities for residents to quite literally help them 'seize the day'.

Visit us for an afternoon
If you’d like to experience living at Connell Court, we’d love to invite you for lunch and to spend an afternoon with us. It’s the best way to really get a feel for our friendly home and decide if we’re right for you.

CQC Logo

CQC overall rating for Connell Court


17th Aug 2017

Award Logo
Your Care Rating

Privacy and independence, friendship and support - 24 hours a day

Connell Court offers care and comfort, compassion and friendship. At the heart of all we offer is our assurance that you will be treated with the respect and dignity that we all deserve, and if you need anything at all, we’re here to help, 24 hours a day.

Connell Court has the latest safety and security design features so you can live life to the full with peace of mind.

Whether in the privacy of your own room or relaxing in the company of your friends and neighbours, we will support you to spend your time doing the things you enjoy. Let us know if it’s music, a favourite newspaper, exercise or a spot of pampering at the salon. Landscaped gardens invite you to appreciate the fresh air, or tend the plants if you wish. There’s a wide range of social events, so you never need to feel bored or lonely.

Your room

All rooms are en suite and comfortably furnished and we have free wifi throughout the home. There are lovely views of the landscaped gardens from a lot of our rooms.

Food and drink

All food is home cooked on the premises and we have a dedicated catering team lead by our Chef Kath who are happy to provide alternatives from our menu if residents fancy something different. Our residents particularly enjoy special themed events such as Mother’s day, Easter, Valentine’s day and Christmas.

Our commitment to your well-being

Our highly-trained, dedicated members of staff will always be on hand to provide your care and support in the way that best suits you, in the comfort of your own room with en suite facilities.

We choose the people who work with us very carefully. They need to share our values and respect people, their life experience and personal choices.

We take pride in the cleanliness and maintenance of your home and provide a thorough and friendly cleaning service. Your personal washing will be carefully laundered and returned to you, clean and fresh.


Connell Court Care Home
20-22 Weld Road 
Birkdale, Southport 
Merseyside, PR8 2DL

Tel: 01704 560651

Contact info

Please fill in all of the fields below.

By completing this form, you give MHA permission to contact you in relation to your enquiry. Information entered on the form will not be used for any other purpose. For more information, please visit our Privacy Policy page.

Service Filter

Enter a postcode, town, or city below to search for services near that location.


Make Enquiry

We use cookies to improve your experience of this website. By your continued use of this site you accept MHA's Cookie Policy.

Learn more about how we use cookies and how to change your cookie settings.