Callan, Co. Kilkenny
tel: 056 77 555 15
Services and Facilities at Strathmore Lodge

Services and Facilities at Strathmore Lodge

​Strathmore Lodge is a modern two-storey purpose-built nursing home on the edge of the town of Callan in County Kilkenny.

Accessibility

The building and grounds are fully accessible by wheelchair users, with a lift to the first floor also available.

Private rooms

Strathmore Lodge Nursing Home comprises 60 bedrooms. All bedrooms are single rooms, equipped with a television and ensuite shower room.

Telephones are made available in each resident’s bedroom, so that calls can be made or taken regularly and in private.

All staff members are required to knock before entering a bedroom and to close the bedroom or bathroom door prior to assisting the resident with dressing, showering or other activities of daily living.

Dining

Residents of Strathmore Lodge have two dining rooms to eat in. Our large kitchen provides nutritious and appetising meals with a choice of menu available each day. There is a wide selection of snacks and drinks available at any time.

Living rooms

There are four large lounges and sitting rooms each with its own atmosphere; two have televisions.

Oratory

Our oratory is used by many residents for quiet prayer, meditation and reflection. Mass and other religious services are held on a regular basis in one of the larger living room spaces.

Laundry

A comprehensive laundry service is offered at no extra charge. Items that require dry-cleaning are sent to dry cleaners and residents are charged accordingly.

Hairdressing

Hairdressers visit Strathmore Lodge’s modern hair salon at least once a week.

Treatment room and visiting health professionals

Our two dedicated treatment rooms enable residents to meet visiting health professionals privately.

Visiting professionals include:

  • physiotherapist
  • chiropodist
  • residents’ choice of doctor
  • hairdresser
  • religious personnel
  • nail technician
  • dietician
  • speech and language therapist
  • occupational therapist
  • community health nurse

Gardens

Our large enclosed garden, which boasts a wide variety of trees and shrubs, has been designed to be enjoyed with safety. There are many paths and walkways for residents to amble through at their leisure. There are no steps or raised areas, which adds to residents’ safety.

Day care

We offer day care facilities on a flexible basis. Under this arrangement clients can enjoy all the facilities available to residents including meals, activities, hairdressing and medical assessment.

If a bedroom is unoccupied, day care clients are welcome to take a nap or have a shower.

Smoking room

We have a smoking room which residents can avail of if required.