Specialism: Learning Disabilities, Mental Health issues and other concurrent complex needs. Individuals with Asperger’s and/or other Autistic spectrum conditions.
Vacancy Details: There are currently no vacancies at Highdowns.
Type of Service: Residential service with views over St. Ives bay in Cornwall.
Age Range: 18 – 65 years
Current Profile of Service: The service provides opportunities for individuals to equip themselves with the skills they need to live the life they choose including moving on to supported living when they are ready. The service encourages and promotes people to gain confidence in their lives, and promotes decision making and choice through a person-centred approach, which is individualised and dependent on the specific needs and communication requirements of each person.
Hours Provided: There is a registered manager, 24-hour staffing, specific 1:1 staffing as required, waking night and sleep-in staff to support individuals across all 4 properties.
Focus of Service: The bespoke support provided, centres on individual need and focuses on developing independence, person-centred life skills, communication, social skills and choice.