Our History

Dorrington House Homes

Steve and Lorraine Dorrington have
collectively been involved in care since 1979. Our three homes are all
purpose built so they are easy to get around for the less able.

Our History

scan_pic0014Our first ever home opened in Wormegay, registered for 24 reisdents with the Norfolk County Council 1st October 1979.


Maud GathergoodMaud Gathergood, Wormegay’s and Dorrington House’s very first resident.



Caroline BridgesSame day, second resident Caroline Bridges arriving.



scan_pic0012Annie Sharp from Downham Market on her 90th Birthday, alongside Steve Dorrington in his early days.


Pub games down the localA young Steve Dorrington, takes his first few residents out down to the local for some games and entertainment.