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Forthland Lodge Care Home

Care Inspectorate Rating Adequate
Exterior at Forthland Lodge Care Home, Edinburgh
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Care Home Location

6 Alemoor Park,  Edinburgh EH7 6US, UK
Bus Stop0.06 miles
Local Pub0.06 miles
Train Station1.90 miles
Nearby Shops0.20 miles
Non specific map

Overview

Providing top-tier nursing care for older individuals and those living with dementia, Forthland Lodge is a wonderful care home situated in the heart of Edinburgh. With excellent transport links to Central Edinburgh and the stunning Portobello Beach, this Meallmore home has a lot to offer residents, including stylish bedrooms equipped with ensuite bathroom facilities, secure landscaped gardens, spacious communal lounges and even a luxurious hairdressing and beauty salon. Whether it be afternoon tea in the conservatory, a pamper session in the salon or a fun BBQ during the summer months, the dedicated team here at Forthland Lodge ensure no two days are the same.

BrandMeallmore
Purpose BuiltYes
Opening Date1997
Beds47
Ensuite Facilities96%
All InclusiveNo

Availability & Pricing

Permanent

Residential Care - Available

Permanent

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Care - Available

Permanent

Nursing Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Residential Care - Available

Respite

Residential Dementia Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Care - Available

Respite

Nursing Dementia Care - Available

Types of Elderly Care Available at Forthland 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
Nursing Care

Individuals who require 24-hour assistance and care from qualified nurses due to medical conditions and/or personal living needs. This may include people that require intensive rehabilitative care following a stroke, or simply need support using a peg feeding tube.

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.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Mental Health
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Physiotherapy
* Registered with sector regulator 'Scottish Care Inspectorate' to provide these categories of care.

Care Inspectorate Rating

adequateOverall Rating
How well do we support people's wellbeing? adequateHow good is our leadership? goodHow good is our staff team? adequateHow good is our setting? adequateHow well is care and support planned? good
Care Inspectorate Publication Date: 04/08/2022

Care Home Facilities

Available

Bar
Cafe or Restaurant
Dining Area
Gardens
Hair & Beauty Salon
Own Furniture Allowed
Private Dining Area
Quiet Area
Wifi

Not Available

Activity Room
Cinema
Computer Room
Family Room
Gym
Library & Reading Room
Lift
Meditation Area
Pets Allowed
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 Forthland Lodge.

Where is Forthland Lodge located?

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

What types of elderly care are available at Forthland Lodge?

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

How many beds does Forthland Lodge have?

Currently, there are 47 beds at the home.

Who owns Forthland Lodge?

This care home is owned and operated by Meallmore.

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

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Forthland Lodge, including: Arts & Crafts, Visits from Children, Book and Poetry.

What is the cost of care at Forthland Lodge?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Forthland Lodge the cost of care starts from £1,535 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01313 818357 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.