About this service
Situated in South London the property is a spacious detached house located in a quiet residential area of Forest Hill. Its accommodation is split over 3 floors with 7 single rooms and 1 bed sit on the top floor. The ground and 1st floor each comprises of a lounge, fitted kitchen, bath and shower with separate toilet facilities.
The property has a large garden and the added benefit of being located close to local shops, amenities and with good transport links.
Individuals will hold their own tenancy with the Landlord and the rent would typically be claimed through Housing Benefit.
What we offer
24-hours a day by shared support; including night support
1:1 support for specific indentified assessed needs which vary from person to person
Full inclusive needs support planning, care needs and risk assessments by a well trained staff team, experienced with working with adults with Learning Disabilities and Mental Health needs.
Our aim 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.
Supporting individuals in accessing appointments with all health care professionals.
Outreach support for those able to move on providing continuity of support.
Meet The Team
Agnes Oleskiewicz is the manager at South Road. After finishing her Master Diploma in Clinical Psychology and Health, she started working at Regard in 2016 as a support worker at residential home. She was promoted from various positions as senior support worker and acting Service Manager till finally being accepted for the post leading the team at South Road in August 2017. Agnes is passionate about clinical and forensic psychology and is a graduate member of The British Psychological Society.
The team at South Road have a various experience within care sector working in a fields with learning disabilities, mental health, elderly, youth. All staff hold an NVQs 2 and 3 in health and social care. The staff have completed mandatory trainings, but also specialist training such as Autism or Epilepsy.
Each staff member has a fantastic knowledge of each of our tenants and is able to use this to deliver a person centred approach.
Golden chocolates help us to celebrate retaining Investors in People ‘gold’
Staff around The Regard Group have been celebrating achieving ‘Gold’ with golden chocolate and more than 30 winning tickets for ‘golden moments’.
Gary from South Road loves the art of motorcycle maintenance
A love of motorbikes and bicycles is propelling Gary, who has autism, towards a fulfilling future since he told staff at his supported living service about his desire to make a living from his hobby.