Image shows Twisel Lodge.Twisel Lodge provides residential care for up to eight people, with two places reserved for SE Trust respite clients, who have Learning Disabilities and associated conditions aged between 18 and 65 years on the first day they move in.

The home has seven single occupancy bedrooms offering you a permanent and serviced home. The eighth bedroom has been designated to provide short-term accommodation if you have complex care needs.

Application and allocation:

Referrals for long and short service provision at Twisel Lodge are received through Health and Social Services Care Management. The provision of short term accommodation is allocated through the South Eastern Trust.

Your application form is forwarded to the referral agent for completion and requests comprehensive information about your physical, psychological, social and emotional needs.

Upon receipt of your completed application form, the Cedar Foundation admission panel determines the suitability of the facility for you. Discussion will take place between you or your representative, The Cedar Foundation and Care Management.

If your application for Twisel Lodge is successful you'll be invited to visit the home together with your family or representative.

When there is no immediate vacancy, we'll place you on a waiting list and let you know when a place becomes available.

Contact us:

Registered Office:

Twisel Lodge

19a Church Avenue


BT18 9BJ

Tel: (028) 9042 8458

Cedar Foundation’s Living Options are regulated by the Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority (RQIA).