Melville Lodge

Halifax, Nova Scotia

Melville Lodge is a level 2 nursing care facility that is home to 123 Residents requiring nursing home care.

Our Community

Melville Lodge is part of the Melville Ridge Retirement community that is surrounded by elegantly groomed gardens, providing a visually appealing environment for our clients and their families.

Residents at Melville Lodge can enjoy delicious meals that are prepared on-site, engaging activities, and the security of knowing nursing staff are on-site 24-hours a day.

Melville Lodge is designed with an open and spacious concept, creating a warm comfortable atmosphere. The fully enclosed private courtyard provides a beautiful place for residents to enjoy the fresh air and sunshine.

Our Recreation Programs

We pride ourselves in meeting the physical, intellectual, social, vocational, emotional and spiritual needs of our clients through our recreation programs.

  • Music therapy
  • Garden and horticultural activities
  • Community and cultural events
  • Holiday celebrations
  • Intergenerational programs
  • Volunteer programs
  • Pet Therapy visits
  • Family and Resident Council
  • Men’s Club
  • Bus trips

To view the most recent activity calendar, please contact us.

Amenities and Services

  • Fully furnished private and semi-private rooms
  • Space for your own decorations to give your room a personal touch
  • 24-hour emergency call system
  • Housekeeping and laundry service
  • Individualized assessment and care planning
  • Professional interdisciplinary health care team
  • Nursing staff 24-hours a day
  • Dietician
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS)
  • Physiotherapist and Physiotherapy Assistant
  • Palliative approach to care
  • Spiritual services
  • Hairdressing services (additional fees apply)
  • Massage Therapy (additional fees apply)
  • Physicians on-call 24-hours a day
  • Extended Care Paramedic Services

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