Dementia Care Framework

Accredited

Abigail Lodge Care Home in County Durham

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Abigail Lodge Care Home in County Durham

A warm welcome to Abigail Lodge Care Home, Consett

Abigail Lodge Care Home is a warm and friendly home in the centre of Consett. We are close to local shops and public transport, making us easily accessible for visitors to pop-in for a chat.

Our team provides all types of care for our residents. Such as residential care for people who need a little help with daily tasks, as well as residential dementia care where we support our residents to maintain their independence and individuality, encouraging social activity and building relationships within the home. We also provide nursing care for those who have complex medical needs, and 24-hour nursing dementia care provided by specialist teams trained in the complexities of looking after those living with dementia, who may also have other long-term medical conditions.

Our dementia care is accredited as part of Four Seasons Dementia Care Framework.

At Abigail Lodge, residents are considered part of the family. We love to encourage residents to take part in all decisions - contributing to everything from the way their room looks, to the therapies they receive.

Here we offer a range of activites, which include getting involved with our local community and events.

Care Available and Weekly Fees

We provide care for those who are publicly funded as well as those paying for their own care. For those who are paying for their own care, our weekly fees are broken down by the main care types we offer.

*Nursing Care - Any contribution by the NHS for nursing care is paid directly to the care home and not included in these indicative prices.

Rating & Reviews

  • Food Hygiene Rating - 5

Testimonials

Our Facilities & Services

  • 60 Resident Rooms
  • Ensuite Rooms
  • Shared Rooms Available
  • Choice Of Lounges
  • Lifts
  • Own Furniture if Required
  • TV Point In All Rooms
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Patio

Learn more about the care available

  • Nursing Care

    For people with an on-going medical condition. This is similar to residential care but with the addition of 24-hour support from a team of qualified nurses. Learn More

  • Nursing Dementia Care

    This is 24-hour nursing care provided by specialist teams trained in the complexities of looking after those living with dementia, who may also have other long-term medical conditions. Learn More

  • Residential Care

    Residential support is for people who need a little help with day to day living such as washing, dressing, eating and taking their regular medication. Learn More

  • Residential Dementia Care

    Our residential dementia care services support people to maintain their independence and individuality, encouraging social activity and building relationships within the home. Learn More

  • Respite Care

    Even the most devoted carer needs a break sometimes. Whether it is for a few days or a few weeks, we are here to step in when you or your carer need us. Learn More

  • Palliative and End of Life Care

    This is specialist support for people with a life-limiting illness to relieve their symptoms and make them as comfortable as possible. We understand that this can be a sensitive time and teams offer compassionate support, providing advice or an opportunity to talk. Learn More

  • Intermediate Care

    After a stay in hospital, people who are over the worst can still need a certain amount of care to help with rehabilitation so they can return home with confidence. Our intermediate care beds play a vital role in supporting local health and social care services by offering older people an alternative to an extended stay on a ward. Learn More

  • Mental Health

    We empower our residents take better control of their lives by being physically active, building relationships in their community through hobbies and interests and in some cases, gaining voluntary work or employment and learning new skills. Learn More

Additional Information

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Fees and Funding

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Contact us

If you are looking for care, we meet hundreds of individuals, family members and friends in a similar position and would be happy to show you the home and discuss care options. Please call, email or fill in the form below.

  • 01207 201820
  • Gloucester Road, Delves Lane, Consett, County Durham, DH8 7NJ
Viki Gates

Viki Gates

Care Home Manager
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