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: Learning disability, autism and behaviours that may challenge.
Details of Vacancy: Large first floor room with shared bathroom
Type of Service: This service would be suitable for anyone moving from residential care or their family home who need a period of transition before moving in to more independent living environments. The service provides 24-hour background core support, including a sleep-in night member of staff and background staff during the day. Individuals are assessed for 1:1 hours.
Age Range: 18 to 28 years
Current Profile of Service: The vacant room has an en-suite bathroom plus a small kitchen area. The room is created to give a studio feel. The service users are a young adult group all working towards higher levels of independence.
Hours Provided: There is 24-hour staffing, including waking night and sleep-in staff.
Focus of Service: We develop a package of support based on a young person’s identified needs. We encourage individuals to enhance their independence by developing social, domestic and work skills. Our staff team actively promote opportunities for people to move on to supported or independent living environments using person centred reviews, PATH and MAP tools to support young people to understand and make informed choices about their future.