Forthland Lodge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Forthland Lodge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Forthland Lodge, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Welcome to Meallmore’s state-of-the-art, purpose built nursing home in Edinburgh.

Forthland Lodge aims to provide high quality, personalised nursing care for elderly people, including those with dementia and its related conditions. They offer 47 fully furnished en-suite bedrooms finished to exceptionally high standards.

They also have some of the latest technology to ensure the safety, well-being and mobility of residents, while allowing them to retain as much of their independence as possible.

Residents are offered a variety of activities that can be tailor-made to requirements to ensure that they can socialise and continue to enjoy hobbies.

There are four spacious lounge/dining areas so residents can choose where to enjoy the nutritious meals prepared by the highly skilled catering team.

The landscaped gardens are safe, secure and easily accessible, providing an attractive area to sit and relax or enjoy a spot of gardening. Residents can also choose to pop into the hairdressing and beauty salon for a spot of pampering.

There is access to paramedical staff, including physiotherapists and podiatrists, and full medical support from local General Practitioners, the local hospital and the Community Mental Health Team.

The home is conveniently located in Edinburgh, within easy reach of Princes Street.

Group: Meallmore Ltd

Person in charge: Wendy Forbes (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Edinburgh City Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 47 Service Users

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Detention Under Mental Health Act • Mental Health Condition • No Medical Intervention • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment • Younger Adults

Specialist Care Categories: Alcohol Dependence (past or present) • Alzheimer's • Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Cancer Care • Challenging Behaviour • Colitis & Crohn's Disease • Drug Dependence (past or present) • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Neuropathic • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Prader-Willi Syndrome • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Ages from 18 to 110.

Single Rooms: 45

Shared Rooms: 1

Rooms with ensuite WC: 46

Weekly Charges Guide: (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Forthland Lodge to find out the exact price for your requirements.) Nursing Care Single £648 – £1052 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact Forthland Lodge to find out the exact price for your requirements.)

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Independent Living Training • Separate Dementia Care Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • 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 • Residents Internet Access

Latest Care Inspectorate* Report on Forthland Lodge: click here

* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.

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Awards / Recognitions

August 2017

June 2017

NACC Care Chef of the Year 2017

Recipient: Meallmore Ltd

Date: Wednesday 07 Jun 2017

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October 2015

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