Chorley Lodge Residential Care Home, Chorley, Lancashire
Chorley Lodge Residential Care Home, Chorley, Lancashire
Chorley Lodge Residential Care Home, Chorley, Lancashire

Chorley Lodge is a purpose-built care home in Chorley specialising in care for older people. The Home provides 24hr residential care and dementia care and welcomes both private and local authority funded residents.

The home offers a wide range of features designed with the comfort, privacy and independent lifestyle choices of all residents. All bedrooms come with an en-suite shower wet room, telephone-point, internet access and mini fridge, while for entertainment purposes each room has been equipped with a flat screen television, digital TV channels and personal DVD player.

Public areas of the home include a choice of TV or quiet lounges, a family room and a hairdressing salon. In dining rooms the home serves a variety of delicious home-cooked food from daily menus, specially developed by a nutritionist.

The beautiful enclosed gardens provide a pleasant and secure environment to enjoy the outdoors while daily activity and entertainment programme caters for a range of hobbies and interests.

Group: Orchard Care Homes

Person in charge: Dave Ashbolt (Manager)

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

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 65 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages 60+.

Single Rooms: 65

Rooms with ensuite WC: 65

Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Separate EMI Unit • Own Furniture if required

Latest CQC* Report on Chorley Lodge Residential Care Home: 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: 8.4 (8.350)

The user Review Score of 8.4 for Chorley Lodge Residential Care Home is based on 3 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 8.350 is made up of 4.958 Points relating to the ratings and 3.392 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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My wife had quite severe Alzheimer's Disease. After caring for her at home for five years her condition deteriorated to the stage that 24 hour care was needed. On admission my wife and family were immediately put at ease and were introduced to her main carer and others who were all friendly and helpful. Until she died in December my wife was very well looked after. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff and they were all skilled and knowledgeable. If carers had any problems they passed their worries up the chain of command so that all the staff up to the senior manager were left informed and able to offer help.

How likely would you be to recommend Chorley Lodge Residential Care Home? Extremely LIKELY

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

Dave Ashbolt, Home Manager at Chorley Lodge Residential Care Home responded to this review on 01 Feb 2016:

Thank you for taking the time to leave this review, we really do appreciate the feedback. We are glad that we have been able to support your family and our thoughts are with you all. We are pleased you felt welcomed into Chorley Lodge and that you find the atmosphere of the home to be warm and pleasant. Sincerest condolences from all the team, Dave.

Peace of mind they are being looked after. Rooms are very clean and food very good. Staff very pleasant and friendly. My husband really loves going there better than anywhere he has been before, can't praise them enough.

My mother in law came to stay last year 2014.
We worried about the transition from her home to "home" .
I don't want to lie !
This was hard for the first few weeks but she soon settled with the help of the staff.
Dave the manager is one of our (families) favourites as a great asset, he has helped us in so many ways .....he helped with her settling in period and the many questions we had and concerns.
The staff have been very supportive and we were encouraged to ring every day if needed to get an update on her settling in period .
Nothing has been to much trouble to organise from her own bed and furniture to make her own room homely.
She has already enjoyed over Xmas the many organised events such as singers and children from the local schools visiting.
Would we recommend ?
YES x
Thank you to all at Chorley Lodge from the Robinson's .

How likely would you be to recommend Chorley Lodge Residential Care Home? Extremely LIKELY

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

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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SENIOR CARE ASSISTANT - DAYS

£7.40 - £7.90 PER HOUR (Care Home / Nursing Home • Full Time)
Chorley, Lancashire

NIGHT CARE MANAGER

£8.40 PER HOUR (Care Home / Nursing Home • Full Time)
Chorley, Lancashire

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