Owner: Mr & Mrs A A Hunton

Person in charge: Linda King (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Suffolk County Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 24 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's

Single Rooms: 18

Shared Rooms: 3

Rooms with ensuite WC: 18

Facilities & Services: Day Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Wheelchair access • Ground Floor Accommodation only • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest CQC* Report on Squirrel Lodge: click here

*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.

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Current Reviews

Review Score: 8.3 (8.325)

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Squirrel Lodge

I have no qualms about leaving my elderly mother with dementia at Squirrel Lodge. Everything mentioned below is excellent. All bedrooms are large and airy, well equipped with lovely decor as well as the lounge and dining room. Each bedroom has French windows overlooking the garden, where meals are eaten, weather permitting. Activities are arranged for those wanting to participate. There is a large car park for easy access.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Squirrel Lodge

My mum is 98 years old and is bed-ridden. When I go to see her she is always clean, and the care is excellent. I know I can leave my mum after a visit and know the care is in place so she has no bed sores and is happy.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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October 2013

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