Specialism: An all female,supported living service for people with learning disabilities with a focus on developing independent skills.
Type of Service: Supported Living.
Age Range: 20-50
Current profile of service: Doves House is a detached house within walking distance of local amenities. The service has been completely refurbished to a high standard and has four bedrooms plus communal areas. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor both with en-suite bathrooms. The first floor has a two bedrooms which are en-suite. In addition there is a large kitchen, an open plan lounge with conservatory and a secure private garden with a decking area.
Focus of service: Promoting independence and supporting 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 waking night staff member. This service would suit people moving from residential care or their family home.