Coronavirus Updates

1st December 2020

From Monday 7th December we are pleased to confirm that visits will be able to resume on an appointment basis. Please contact the home on 01724 846504 to get booked in.

We have a safe area with screens to accommodate visits, and appointments will be available on a Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday (though if these are not convenient we will do our best to find a suitable alternative). Appointments will be booked in hourly slots, allowing 45 minutes for the visit and 15mins for cleaning.

2 visitors are welcome at a time, and masks must be worn at all times. On arrival a member of staff will take your temperature which must be recorded for Track & Trace. You will be then be guided to the Visiting Room where your visit will take place.

Many thanks for your cooperation to help us keep everyone safe.


17th September 2020

Due to the change in government guidelines and the rise in the number of cases of Covid-19, the decision has been made to lockdown the home to visitors from 17/09/2020 until further notice.

This decision has not been lightly and the health of our residents is of the upmost importance at these times.

All our staff and the residents are being tested on a regular basis.

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

15th June 2020

We are delighted to announce that as of Wednesday 1st July we will be opening up once again to visitors.

To begin with, this will be by appointment only. Each visit will be 45 minutes starting on the hour. For example an appointment at 09.00am will end at 09.45, allowing staff time to clean ready for the next family.

Appointments will run each Monday to Friday from:-

Two families of two individuals can visit at any one time.

Appointments will be allocated on a first come first serve basis of weekly appointments.

Please contact Michelle at Gresham Lodge on 01724 846504 to book an appointment.

More information about how visiting will go ahead is available in our Visitors packs that are available from Reception. Please call in to get your copy now.

We look forward to seeing everyone again very soon.


Update : 11th May 2020
Following government guidance, the decision has been made that we will not be accepting visitors to the home for the following 4 weeks. This is to reviewed on 08/06/20.

Thank you for your continued support and understanding during this time.

Published 13th March 2020
With regret, we must announce that from Monday 16th of March there will be no visiting until further notice. We hope you understand that this is for the protection of all our residents.

Please call the home on 01724 846504  if you wish to speak to a
member of staff or a loved one.

We are tracking Government and NHS advice as it is updated, and are constantly developing our policies and procedures as matters progress. Please use these links to keep yourself updated.

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