About Us

Melba Lodge is a CQC registered 24 hour Residential Home for eight adults with Mental Health problems, Learning Disabilities and early Dementia. We have two homes located within a short distance of each other. We are based in the Royal Borough of Greenwich and close to local facilities and transport links.All residents will have a single self-contained bedroom exclusively for their own use and have a communal use of a kitchen, dining room, lounge bathroom, toilets and a large garden.

What we do

  • Encourage residents to learn social skills essential to their day to day living through activities and partnership with staff.
  • Promote the highest standard of quality care in pleasant and friendly surroundings.
  • Empower and encourage residents to participate fully in their individual needs and the organisation of their care plans.
  • Enable residents to move onto live independently in the community and to maximise their potential as much as possible.
  • Support to access existing community-based services & agencies.
  • Help to build confidence, self-esteem & life skills.
  • Support to create & build new social networks.
  • We provide Respite Care and Short/Long Term Placements.

Aims & Objectives

The Lodge aims and endeavours to:

  • Provide residents with a safe and secure homely accommodation by offering residents support, which is flexible enough to respond to individual needs and foster comfortable community living.
  • Provide culturally sensitive support which will ensure that a cultural ethos is reflected in all aspects of residents daily living including music, literature, food, decor etc. and support programmes would also aim at meeting residents ethnic and cultural needs.
  • Create an atmosphere which would enable residents maintain their individuality and personal dignity and ensure the appropriate balance of privacy, independence and safety in service provision for each resident.
  • Provide practical support and assistance to residents to develop their daily living skills, learn new skills and regain lost skills in order to move on to independent accommodation if/when appropriate.
  • Provide support, in conjunction with outside agencies, enabling residents to access community and statutory services in order to minimise the risk of mental health relapse.
  • Involve residents in drawing up their support programme, offer choices to enable residents self determine and their lifestyles.
  • Actively promote the rights of residents as citizens and develop ways for residents to form links with the local community.
  • Ensure that no resident is discriminated against, either directly or indirectly, on the basis of their race, colour, nationality, sexuality, gender, age, disability or religious belief.


67 Brewery Road
SE18 1ND
+44 (0)208 854 2799

16 Heverham Road
SE18 1BT
+44 (0)208 855 4897

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