Fern Brook Lodge Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Lounge of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
Bedroom of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
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Lounge of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
Lounge of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
Dining room of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
Dining room of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
Dining room of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
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Salon of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
Bedroom of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
Bedroom of Fern Brook Lodge care home in Gillingham, Dorset
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Care Home Location

Off Fern Brook Ln,  Shaftesbury Rd, Gillingham SP8 4QD, UK
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Overview

Fern Brook Lodge, a recently-refurbished Care South home, offers exceptional residential and dementia care in Gillingham, north Dorset. With 75 welcoming and fully furnished rooms, each equipped with an en-suite wet room, Fern Brook Lodge ensures residents' comfort and convenience. The care home features bright and spacious communal spaces, including a large coffee lounge, perfect for relaxation, socializing, and enjoying scenic views of the beautiful gardens. Residents can also make use of the on-site hair salon. The home fosters a sense of community, providing opportunities for socialization and engagement through social events held at The Brook, an in-house community space. This vibrant hub connects residents with the wider Gillingham community, offering activities such as coffee mornings and social clubs that contribute to improved physical and mental well-being.

BrandCare South
Purpose BuiltNo
Beds75
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Availability & Pricing

Permanent

Residential Care - Available

Permanent

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Care - Unavailable

Permanent

Nursing Dementia Care - Unavailable

Respite

Residential Care - Available

Respite

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Care - Unavailable

Respite

Nursing Dementia Care - Unavailable

Types of Elderly Care Available at Fern Brook Lodge*

Lottie care
Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.

Lottie care
Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

Lottie care
Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

Not Available

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability
Physiotherapy
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 26/02/2022

Care Home Facilities

Available

Activity Room
Dining Area
Gardens
Hair & Beauty Salon
Lift
Own Furniture Allowed
Quiet Area
Wifi

Not Available

Bar
Cafe or Restaurant
Cinema
Computer Room
Family Room
Gym
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
Private Dining Area
Spa
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities

Available

Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Visits from Children

Not Available

Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Fern Brook Lodge.

Where is Fern Brook Lodge located?

It is situated in Gillingham and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Fern Brook Lodge?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Fern Brook Lodge is rated as good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at Fern Brook Lodge?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: residential, dementia, respite.

How many beds does Fern Brook Lodge have?

Currently, there are 75 beds at the home.

Who owns Fern Brook Lodge?

This care home is owned and operated by Care South.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Fern Brook Lodge, including: Arts & Crafts, Hair & Beauty Treatments, Birthday & Holiday Celebrations.

What is the cost of care at Fern Brook Lodge?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Fern Brook Lodge the cost of care starts from £1,195 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01747 449947 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.

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