Monet Lodge is a specialist mental health service provided by Making Space based on ‘holistic care’ and the promotion of dignity, respect, support, individual welfare and rehabilitation.
Based in an attractive location within the quiet suburb of Withington, Monet Lodge is in a residential area close to community facilities and in its own grounds with enclosed gardens. Monet Lodge is well integrated within the local community and is close to major bus and train routes, making it easily accessible to Manchester city centre.
Monet Lodge is a one storey, specially designed Hospital, which provides expert care for approximately 20 patients living with complex dementia syndrome or with other mental health needs. Admission to Monet Lodge will be dependent upon the recommendation of the Admissions Panel, which consists of: Manager, Clinical Lead, Psychiatrist and GPsi.
We are able to provide a high level of specialist care to our residents through our qualified and dedicated team, comprising of:
- A Psychiatric Consultant with an expertise in the field of Dementia
- A General Practitioner with Special Interest in Mental Health of Older People (GPsi) who attends the hospital to support the psychiatrist with the well being of all patients
- Registered Mental Health Nurses
- Registered General Nurses
- Support Workers – many with NVQ qualification’s
A lounge, several quiet seating areas, and even a hair salon, help to create a relaxing atmosphere for residents. The hospital has 20 bedrooms, split over two annexes; one for men and one for women. Each bedroom includes:
- En-suite facilities
- A nurse call system
- Infrared movement detectors, for patient safety
- Lockable space for personal items
- A phone socket
- An aerial socket for use of personal TVs
All residents share the communal amenities. Monet Lodge has a homely dining are where refreshments and snacks are available throughout the day. Relatives are welcome to join their loved one for a meal, although prior notice would be appreciated wherever possible.
All staff at Monet Lodge are fully committed to deliver a service which is sensitive to diversity and equality and endeavours to meet their religious needs and beliefs.
For more information please contact:
67 Cavendish Road
Tel: 0161 438 1750