Acorn Lodge Care Home

About us

Acorn Lodge  is a large detached home registered for 15 individuals, situated within its own spacious grounds in Beazley End, Braintree, Essex. It benefits from panoramic views acros the countryside and is only 2 miles away from the shops and pubs. Acorn Lodge provides support to adults with moderate to severe learning disabilities, sensory impairments and associated complex needs.

All  fifteen bedrooms are on the ground floor, nine of which have en-suite facilities. There are three bathrooms  at the Home, two of which is equipped with a hoist for access to the bath and a shower for residents with additional mobility issues.

Additional accommodation includes a large lounge, two separate living room areas and a spacious dining room. Leading out from the dining room is large back garden which overlooks the surrounding fields and countryside. There is also a separate adjoining day services rooms, providing areas for relaxation, sensory, computer and creative activities. In addition we have access to a vehicle for leisure, recreational and educational trips and activities in the community.


Complex needs supported

We have considerable experience in supporting people with a range of complex needs including:

  • Angelman Syndrome
  • Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC)
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cornelia de Lange Syndrome
  • Depression
  • Downs Syndrome
  • Epilepsy
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Personality Disorder
  • Prader Willi Syndrome
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sensory Impairment
  • Smith-Magenis Syndrome
  • Speech and Language Difficulties


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