Hughendon Lodge provides accommodation and support for people with mental health difficulties. The project has 16 staff and aims to help residents move on to live in a more independent setting with continued outreach provision. The service also manages a number of move-on flats (STAR Wells Road) which offer a lower level of support to clients. Hughendon Lodge works in partnership with Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust.
Description of service and support
All rooms have en-suite shower facilities and are furnished with a single bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, table and chair. Cooking facilities are provided in all rooms. There is a communal lounge and television room, and a quiet relaxation conservatory. Hughendon Lodge have a cafe where people can buy their meals on a daily basis. People can smoke in their own rooms and in the smoking shelter provided. No dogs are allowed, but other small animals and birds are considered.
After a period at Hughendon Lodge people move into their own tenancies, mainly in the local area. People can continue to access the Lodge on a 24 hr basis.
Capacity and facilities
|No of places||15|
|No of baths / head||1:15|
|No of showers / head||1:1|
|No of toilets / head||1:1|
|Own cooking facilities||Yes|
|Meals provided||Yes (cafe)|
|24 hour staff cover||Yes|
|Computer / internet access||No|
|TV (own room)||No|
|Own room furnished||Yes|
|Laundry on site||Yes|
|Can you smoke in own room?||Yes|
|What are the restrictions on guests visiting during the day?||09.00 - 21.00|
|What are the restrictions on overnight guests?||There are no restrictions on overnight guests, however these guests are the responsibility of the service user.|
|What support must clients engage with?||24 hr support if needed. People have key workers to support independence.|
|Please detail any other significant house rules:||No illegal drugs on premises.|
Tenure and costs
|What is the minimum stay?||No minimum time.|
|What is the maximum stay?||2 years|
|What are the tenure options?|
|What is the cost per week to the client?||There is a weekly ineligible charge of £19.33p|
|Minimum age accommodated?
|Maximum age accommodated?
|Relationship status accommodated?
|Are there any access restrictions and if so what?||None|