Life at Sutton Lodge
Staff have a great deal of experience in maintaining a calm and pleasing environment which is beneficial to good mental health, with up to thirty-nine residents all receiving a personal service.
Activities play a big part in the home and on offer there are a wide range of events catering to each individual’s needs. Some examples include: baking, arts & crafts, gardening, exercise, life skills and pet care. Other specialist therapies are also available. These can include reminiscence therapy, doll therapy and complimentary therapies.
Many congratulations to all the staff from Sutton Lodge for achieving top marks in their Dementia Quality assessment. Well done everyone and thank you for all your hard work and for delivering such an outstanding service to our residents. Report
Type of Accommodation
Sutton Lodge Residential Home is a 39 bedded purpose built home that opened in 1994 and recently celebrated its 20 year anniversary. Since that time the Ashmere site has expanded greatly with the additions of Sutton Manor and Sutton Court.
Sutton Lodge is a purpose built specialist dementia home and is situated near the Centre of Sutton in Ashfield making it ideal for local amenities. The home specialises in dementia care along with caring for the physically disabled offering long and short term care as well as facilities to provide day care should you require.
Sutton Lodge also has its own sensory room and frequently hosts a film night for residents, relatives and friends with the built in home cinema. This is in addition to the cheese and wine and takeaway evenings all hosted by our chef and team of carers who do this in their own time.
Themed corridors designed to provide stimulation and activity for the residents.
Memory boxes outside of each bedroom to help each resident identify their room and provide added stimulation
Newly built outside secure decked area with activities to engage and stimulate
Resident animals – aviary, molly – the cat,
Sensory room designed to sooth and calm residents
New sensory bathroom with calming music, sensory lighting, whirlpool bath and startlight fibre-optic ceiling
About Sutton Lodge
Ashmere Nottinghamshire are offering all long term residents an opportunity to design their own bed room. A show bedroom is located at Sutton Court where residents are able to view a wide range of carpets, paints, soft furnishings, fabrics and furniture which are available for them to choose from should they decide to take a room in one of our Nottinghamshire homes on a long term basis.