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Crystal House

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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: Supported living service for young people with learning disabilities and/or autism in transition from residential college, foster care or the family home.

Details of Vacancies: There is one first floor, en-suite vacancy at Crystal House.

Type of Service: Supported Living

Age Range: 18 – 28

Current profile of service: Crystal House is a large detached house within walking distance of local amenities. The service has been completely refurbished to a very high standard and has seven bedrooms as well as communal areas. There are three bedrooms on the first floor, two with en-suite bathrooms and one with an adjacent bathroom. The second floor has a further 4 bedrooms, two with en-suite and two with shared facilities. There is a large kitchen diner with a separate utility area as well as a lounge and secure private garden with a separate annexe building which could be used as an activities centre.

Focus of service: Promoting independence and supporting young people to access further education, employment, social and recreational activities. Person-centred transition plans are developed for each individual to develop their budgeting skills and to become more independent in all areas of their lives.

Hours provided: Staff are available 24 hours a day, including a sleep-in night staff member. This service would suit people moving from residential care or their family home.

About this service
What we offer
Meet the team
Success Stories

Situated in Penge, South East London, the property is a large detached house that has 7 rooms. The property is split over 3 floors plus a basement. A large communal lounge is available on the ground floor.

The property is located close to local shops and amenities in Penge with good transport links.

Individuals will hold their own tenancy with the Landlord and the rent would typically be claimed through Housing Benefit.

We Offer:

  • 24-hours a day support; including night support
  • 1:1 support for specific, identified assessed needs which vary from person to person
  • Full inclusive needs support planning, care needs and risk assessments by a well trained staff team, who are experienced in working with adults with Learning Disabilities and Mental Health needs.
  • Our aim is to decrease 1:1 support hours as skills are further developed and greater independence gained where possible
  • Support is structured to ensure that the individual has the opportunity to access a full range of activities within the community, including where possible, employment opportunities and access to local colleges.
  • An energetic and enthusiastic trained staff team.
  • Support for individuals to access appointments with all health care professionals.
  • Outreach support for those able to move on and providing continuous support.

Joseph has been working with service users who have learning disabilities and mental health issues for nine years; he has a proven track record of working with service users with drug and alcohol problems and other challenging support requirements. His approach has benefited both the service users and his staff.

He is supported by a stable staff team; many of whom have worked at the service for a number of years. The staff receive specialist training in mental health, autism and challenging behaviour as part of their training and development.

Luciano chooses the decor at Crystal House.

In September, Luciano visited Crystal House to see the building work on his new home and chose colours for the décor – blue. “I can’t wait to move into my new pad,” he said.

A voice for people with learning disabilities in the General Election 2017

The team at our Crystal House service in Bromley are supporting four individuals who live their to make sure their voices are heard at the upcoming general election.

Measuring success by growing independence at Crystal House

For Joseph Osoba and his team at our supported living service in Penge, while it tugs at the heart-strings to say ‘goodbye’ to the individuals they support when they move out and start living independently, it is also a time for celebration.

Investors in People Gold tea party celebrations at Harwood and Crystal House

We were delighted to learn that we have been awarded the prestigious Gold Investors In People standard and decided to celebrate by holding a company-wide ‘Gold Tea Party’ in all of our Regard services on 30th September.

Home Comforts at Crystal House

New supported living service in Bromley, Kent.

Contact Crystal House

  • 0208 676 8719
  • 07725 960 788
  • Manager: Joseph Osoba
  • Locality Manager: Theresa Clarey 07757219783
  • Area Manager: Vicky Hodgson 07734538156

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