Our Way of Life
Belmont Lodge is run by resident House Managers supported by Deputy House Managers, reliefs and additional domestic assistance as necessary. The House Committee and a network of experienced volunteers provide further assistance.
Preparing residents' nourishing and appetising lunches and suppers;
The House Committee holds regular meetings to oversee the smooth running of the house, and the comfort and safety of the residents. They ensure that the Abbeyfield standards are maintained at all times.
The House Manager and Deputy House Manager manage the house on a daily basis, undertaking the following key tasks:
Supervising of the well-being of residents & attending to any concerns;
Liaising with residents, sponsors, relatives, doctors, etc;
Keeping a record of residents' details.
Overseeing residents mealtimes.
Supervising cleaning & laundry.
Organising maintenance where necessary.
Liaising with the House Committee.
Keeping a diary of daily events & accident book.
Keeping a record of expenditure and maintaining a float.
Planning menus & shopping for food.