Owner: Pine Lodge Care Ltd
Person in charge: Eve Fielding (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Kent County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 59 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 60+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): German, Polish
Single Rooms: 45
Shared Rooms: 7
Rooms with ensuite WC: 51
Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £535 – £715 , Personal Care Shared (per person) £490 – £550
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Separate EMI Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Stairlift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on Pine Lodge: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Recommendation Score: 8 (7.967)
The user 'Recommendation Score' ( 8 for Pine Lodge) is calculated using a combination of the average of all ratings on user Recommendations submitted in the last 2 years, and the total number of user recommendations submitted in relation to the number of beds at the care home. The maximum Recommendation Score is 10. To see more about the carehome.co.uk user recommendations please click here.
Submitted by Cheryl C (Wife of Resident/Service User) on Thursday 12 September 2013.
I would recommend Pine Lodge. Pine Lodge is a friendly, relaxing and homely place, the staff receive regular training and all the assistance they need. They are all very good with the residents and family. They know every resident by name and treat them with dignity.
Overall Standard: Excellent
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Excellent
Food & Drink: Excellent
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent