Adult Day Care Centre In
Westward Ho!

Heron’s Lodge Day Care is a brand new family owned day centre with a genuine, warm and
 happy atmosphere.

"I am so excited about Heron's Lodge because there are not many opportunities for day care in our
area. Our aim is to enhance our clients' day by providing fun and interesting activities while
socialising with other individuals in a relaxed countryside surrounding."

Frankie Filmer - Heron's Lodge

Heron's Lodge Day Care Centre

We opened our doors to a new venture of providing day care to adults on the 1st of Semptember

The lodge consists of a spacious hallway and toilet, leading to a large kitchen / dining area. There is
a comfortable sitting room and a rest ‘bedroom’, all on the ground floor. There is also a large shower
 / wet room with a toilet.

It is managed by two experienced and qualified members of our care team. The manager has been
responsible for adult day care for over 20 years, so present and prospective clients will be
guaranteed a pleasurable, varied day.

The objective is to provide a fun and stimulating day.

Who can benefit?

Adults living with dementia.

Able elderly adults who are in need of some company and a ‘day out’ of normal routine.

"When Roy's previous day care centre had to close, I was very wary of finding another which was
caring and not leaving their clients sitting around doing very little all day. So I was delighted to find
Heron's Lodge which was about to open. On meeting Frankie for the first time, I knew this was not
going to be the case. She is a very lively, energetic lady and always has a smile on her face, greeting
everybody as if they are the most important person, making them feel wanted. Ollie has a most
cheerful personality and again, greets the men especially as if they are his 'buddies'"

A Typical Day At The Lodge

9:50 am – Arrive

10:00 am – Meet and Greet

10:15 am – Ice Breaker

10:30 am – Gentle Exercises

11:00 am – Coffee

11:15 am – Activities – Board game / quiz / art and craft session

12:30 pm – Lunch

1:00 pm – Siesta / relaxation

1:30 pm – Games / walk in grounds of Heron’s Lea / baking cakes, scones or biscuits

4:00 pm – Home time

"Mum loves her time spent at Heron's Lodge. From the first day, she felt as if she belonged. Frankie
and Ollie are so friendly and welcoming, they had soon established a clear understanding of mum's
needs, likes and dislikes and so were able to provide stimulating activities to suit her. We are so
delighted mum is very well cared for and that she has gained a new circle of friends."

Fees and Opening Hours

Monday to Friday. 10:00am – 4:00pm

A cooked lunch is provided. Beverages and snacks are also provided throughout the day.

Vegetarian and allergies are catered for.

Please call us on 01237 475517 for current rates.


Contact Us


f you have any further questions or would like to arrange an informal visit, please contact us using
 the telephone number, or form below

01237 476176

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How to find us

Leave Bideford from the main Heywood Road Roundabout, and take the 1st exit (A39) signposted Bude/Camelford. Follow this road for 1 mile, taking the right hand turning, signposted Westward Ho! Continue along this road for approximately 150 yards, and take the second turning on the left (sign post at end of drive). Heron’s Lea is the last detached property.