Low Eighton, Gateshead NE9 7UB
Eighton Lodge is a stunning 19th Century home, which sits in 1.5 acres of private land, directly opposite the angel of the North. The 46 bedroom suites are designed to give residents luxury, privacy and independence, and the home prides itself on providing first-class care and round-the-clock support.
The countryside surroundings combine with a comfortably furnished interior to offer residents a satisfying lifestyle in a secure setting. With sumptuous views and award winning gardens, Eighton Lodge is set in semi-rural surroundings and offers exquisite luxury and comfort.
Service users enjoy a varied selection of meals, which have been extensively designed to offer something for everyone. Furthermore, all regulatory health, safety and hygiene requirements are taken seriously by carers. They also invest into a programme of regularly running activities within Eighton Lodge, which are tailored to meet the individual lifestyle programme for each resident.
Group: Wellburn Care Homes Ltd
Person in charge: Julie Baron (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 47 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's
Admission Information: Ages 65+.
Single Rooms: 47
Rooms with ensuite WC: 40
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Eighton Lodge: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Job Title: Manager
Julie is the home manager at Eighton Lodge Care Home, and has 12 years of experience in social care. She began her career as a care assistant and has worked her way up to managerial position. Julie states that her passion is delivering the highest standards in person centred care and ensuring that all of her residents live as happily and as healthily as they can.
Julie has her NVQ Levels 2,3,4 in Health and Social Care, and also has her registered managers award (RMA).
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Eighton Lodge