Stroud Lodge is a large, extended Victorian detached home just two miles from Gloucester city centre.
The home accommodates nine individuals with varying degrees of learning difficulties, challenging behaviour and associated complex needs (including two placements for people with mental disorders). Stroud Lodge is ideally situated to take advantage of the many amenities and facilities Gloucester has to offer, including Gloucester Leisure Centre, the Docks development and more.
The home was rated Outstanding by CQC at its most recent inspection: see the report
The accommodation at Stroud Lodge includes nine individual rooms set over three floors, most of which are en-suite, with additional separate bathroom and toilet facilities available. There is also a large lounge and dining room which opens out on to a safe and secure garden, including a patio and covered area. Ample parking is available at the front and rear of the home for staff and visitors.
The home has a large, modern fully-equipped kitchen where all food is prepared by the staff and service users. The daily menu is agreed and planned in advance, and individuals may choose alternative meals if they wish. Religious and cultural choices can be catered for, if required.
Individuals are encouraged to participate in a variety of activities. These include college courses, horse riding and cinema or theatre trips. The ladies also enjoy visits to the local beauty salons for various treatments.
Stroud Lodge also has its own transport for a variety of recreational and educational trips and activities in the community.