Charlton Lane


Charlton Lane


GL53 9DZ




Our visiting hours at Charlton Lane Hospital are: 2pm-5pm & 6pm-8pm, 7 days a week (if you need to visit outside of these hours or are visiting someone with dementia, please contact the relevant ward in advance to ensure this would be suitable).

Please ensure you follow our guidance on hand washing, face masks and use of sanitiser. Please do not visit if you have the symptoms of any respiratory illness (including Covid-19) or gastro-intestinal illness.

We support 'John's Campaign' which upholds the rights of family carers to spend time with patients with dementia.


Charlton Lane

Charlton Lane Hospital provides specialist assessment, treatment and care for older people with functional mental health problems and people with dementia. The hospital is equipped with state of the art technology. This includes assistive technologies to ensure the safety and comfort of patients. It was designed with advice from Stirling University who are international experts in dementia and environments.

Charlton Lane has three wards, Chestnut, Mulberry and Willow. It also has a family suite, a therapy department which includes an arts room and physiotherapy room.  Each ward has access to communal and private sensory gardens.

Wards and people
Matron Gemma Hayward – 01242 634108

Chestnut Ward Ward Manager – Suzy Ford 01242 634138
Mulberry Ward Ward Manager – Caitlin Hammett 01242 634152
Willow Ward Ward Manager – Kathryn Dutson 01242 634140

Mulberry Ward – 01242 634150
Chestnut Ward – 01242 634146
Willow Ward – 01242 634177

Visitor information

Very limited parking available. If using a SatNav, use postcode GL53 9DX.

Visiting times

Visiting times are flexible and we understand that in certain circumstances, visiting outside specified hours can be beneficial. In order to avoid mealtimes, please visit during our standard visiting hours which are:

  • 2pm – 5pm
  • 6pm – 8pm

Please can no more than four people visit you at any one time. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Please note Charlton Lane Hospital operates a no smoking policy throughout the building, grounds and car park.