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 vacancy: One large room on the second floor becoming available
Age range: 18 - 30 years
Current profile of service: Park House is a large semi-detached house within walking distance of the seafront and Weymouth town centre. The service is decorated to a high standard and has seven bedrooms with a large kitchen diner with a separate utility area. The service has a lounge plus large private garden which is the social hub of the service.
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.
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.