The service is able to support individuals from the age of 17 as part of a transitional model of support we promote at Regard. In each case we would work closely with all parties to ensure an agreed approach is put in place to help an individual make that transition in to adulthood a positive one.
Specialism: Connexions is a supported living service, consisting of 2 two-bedroom flats and 1 one-bedroom flat. The service has been designed to offer support and accommodation for adults with Autistic Spectrum conditions, behaviours considered to challenge, physical and mental health support needs and those with significant communication difficulties.
Details of Vacancies: There is currently one vacancy at Connexions.
Type of Service: Supported living flats in the busy town of Redruth, Cornwall. Each flat has been refurbished to a high standard and decorated to reflect the individual’s tastes. Within easy walking distance of Redruth with its range of amenities, Connexions is well located to enable the tenants to access and participate fully in their community.
Age Range: adults 18 – 40
Current profile of the Service: Connexions provides supported accommodation for those moving from residential care, family home or educational establishments who would benefit from having their own accommodation; whilst being in close proximity to others if they wish.
Hours provided: There is 24 hour staffing, including waking night and sleep in staff, dependent on the identified needs of the tenants
Focus of the service: Connexions supports individuals with Autism, moderate to severe learning disabilities and complex needs, including behaviours considered to challenge and dual diagnosis. The service aims to provide each tenant with the opportunity to maximise their potential and to be valued and contributing members of the local community.