Camden Park, Hawkenbury, Tunbridge Wells TN2 5AE
Birkin Lodge is located in Hawkenbury near Tunbridge Wells and is near to shops, amenities and public transport. The home provides residential, respite, and nursing care. The A21 is easily accessible.
This large detached care home provides accommodation in single occupancy rooms many of which have ensuite facilities. Some rooms are spacious enough for sharing.
Birkin Lodge has TV lounges and a quiet sitting room. The lounge/dining rooms, where residents can join the company of others at meal times, are also an important feature of the home. Traditional home cooked meals using fresh produce are served and there are choices daily. Special diets can be catered for.
A hair stylist and a qualified chiropodist attend the home on a regular basis. Complementary therapies can be arranged to suit individual requirements.
Residents can also benefit from the varied programme of activities available. Activities staff work with residents and relatives to tailor daily events in the home to the needs of residents, as well as regular excursions.
Person in charge: Beverley Seal (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Kent County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 50 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment
Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Over 65. Ages 65+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): French, Polish, Tagalog
Single Rooms: 40
Shared Rooms: 5
Rooms with ensuite WC: 15
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest CQC* Report on Birkin Lodge 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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